Suspect Arrested for Attempted Murder

Publish Date: June 2, 2023
Written by: Joni Money
Categories: News

Quandarrious Roberts

At approximately 4:43 PM on June 1, 2023, Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the 5000 block of Summerset Way in unincorporated Jefferson County,near Bessemer.  Upon arrival deputies found a 21-year-old male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.  The victim was transported to UAB Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

According to reports, two males engaged in a verbal altercation, during which, the suspect pulled a firearm and shot the victim multiple times. The suspect, 21-year-old Quandarrious Roberts fled the scene after the shooting.

Star1 and K-9 Units were deployed to assist in the search.  During the search, detectives were able to make contact with the suspect via telephone and arranged for his surrender.  Roberts was taken into custody on the charge of attempted murder and is being held in the Jefferson County Jail in Bessemer. A bond has not been set for this charge.


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