Attempted Murder Suspect In Custody

Publish Date: April 4, 2024
Written by: Henry Irby
Categories: News


The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in the shooting of a 13-year-old male victim who was riding in a vehicle with his parents.  The incident occurred on the morning of March 31, 2024, near the 500 block of B Y Williams Sr. Dr. in Midfield.  A 35-year-old male suspect has been taken into custody.

The suspect has been identified as:

Mondricus Edmond Cooks, 35, of Birmingham, AL. The suspect has been charged with 5 counts of Attempted Murder, under a bond of $50,000.00 each.  Cooks has also been charged with Discharging a Firearm into Occupied Vehicle, under a bond of $30,000.00.   Total bond: $280,000.00

The suspect is in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail.


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