3 people in custody after shots fired at Jefferson Co. deputies

3 people in custody after shots fired at Jefferson Co. deputies
18-year-old Jaheem Carlilse, 18-year-old Malik Cooper and a 17-year-old have been charged with attempted murder, shooting into an occupied vehicle and criminal mischief. (Source: Jefferson Co. Jail)

Bessemer, Ala. (WBRC) - Three people have been charged after shooting at plainclothes Jefferson County deputies Wednesday afternoon in Bessemer.

Jaheem Carlilse, Malik Cooper, both 18 and a 17-year-old have been charged with attempted murder, shooting into an occupied vehicle and criminal mischief.

According to authorities, the undercover deputies were in an unmarked vehicle working a surveillance detail near Arlington Ave. and 32nd St. in Bessemer when another vehicle passed them and came to a stop.

Some men got out of the car and began shooting at the deputies, hitting the vehicle several times. None of the deputies were hurt. The suspects ran from the scene, but were later located by Bessemer police near Granville Ave and 22nd St Bessemer.

Deputies recovered 2 AR15 types rifles and 2 handguns.

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