Tarrant Police arrest man who had also been shot; found rifle ‘covered in blood’
TARRANT, Ala. (WBRC) - Tarrant Police said they arrested and charged a man who also had been shot on July 29, 2022.
Officers said they made contact with suspect Kemari Tariq Rogers (“Rogers”), who suffered from several gunshot wounds. Several rounds were reported to have been discharged in the area.
Officers also found a rifle covered in blood, several cellular devices, over 90 grams of marijuana, a scale, and ammunition officers believe belonged to Rogers.
Following his emergency care at a hospital, Rogers was charged with Attempted Murder (Class A Felony), Unlawful Possession of Marijuana in the First Degree (Class C Felony), and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (Class A Misdemeanor). Rogers was held at the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office jail on a $500,000 bond on his Attempted Murder charge and no bond on two alternate felony warrants for failing to appear.
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