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22-Year-Old in Custody After Ozark Shooting Incident

OZARK, Ala (WDNews) – Demarion Cooper, 22, is now in custody following a shooting at a local business last month. Cooper faces serious charges, including one count of attempted murder and one count of discharging a firearm into an occupied building.

The incident, which took place on May 5, started with a fight at a party. It escalated quickly, with Cooper allegedly firing several shots into the establishment. One of the bullets struck a victim in the leg.

Currently, Cooper is being held in the Dale County jail without bond. Authorities continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting.