Two arrested for shooting marbles into passing vehicles

Two arrested for shooting marbles into passing vehicles
Alexander Hyche (Source: St. Clair County Jail)

SPRINGVILLE, Ala. (WBRC) - Two people have been charged for a series of incidents that happened on February 13.

According to authorities, 18-year-old Alexander Hyche and 20-year-old Jordan Smith have been charged with Shooting into an Occupied Vehicle and Criminal Mischief. The incidents happened on Highway 11.

The two are accused of firing glass marbles from a slingshot into passing vehicles. About eight people reported damage.

Jordan Smith
Jordan Smith (Source: St. Clair County Jail)

Investigators say the marbles shattered on impact. This caused some initial confusion about how the windows were being broken.

Police used Flock cameras to identify the suspects. The suspects were arrested Tuesday afternoon in Springville. They have since bonded out of the St. Clair County Jail.

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