Man charged with attempted murder after shots fired at JeffCo deputy vehicle over weekend

Man charged with attempted murder after shots fired at JeffCo deputy vehicle over weekend
(Source: WAFB)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office have charged a man who they say fired at deputies and struck a deputy vehicle Sunday afternoon.

Larence Ladel Quinn, 30, is charged with four counts of attempted murder. He was arrested Wednesday afternoon and is being held on bonds totaling $1 million.

The incident occurred at the Valley Brook Apartments on Gallant Dr. in Birmingham around 2:45 p.m. Sunday. Deputies were investigating a theft and had several suspects detained in two sheriff’s vehicles.

Someone began firing shots from a distance and struck a deputy vehicle, shattering the back windshield. Neither the suspects nor the deputies were injured.

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