Four arrested after shooting elderly victim through window

May 30th, 2023 – 3:10 PM

Cherokee County Alabama Sheriff’s Office –

According to Cherokee County Alabama Sheriff Jeff Shaver, four individuals were taken into custody Sunday evening by Sheriff’s Investigators following a shooting incident in the Wild Wood Cove area.

Deputies responded to a residence on County Road 620 after receiving a 911 call that an elderly female had been shot through a window.

The suspects were across the cove in a wooded area and shot into a neighboring patch of woods without a proper backstop.

Bryon Mitchell, 44, Mykysta Mitchell, 39, both of Unionville, Indiana. and Timothy Fries, 43, Tracie Lambert, 44, both of Summerville, South Carolina, were booked into the Cherokee County Detention Center on the charge of Second-Degree Assault.

Floyd EMS transported the victim to a local hospital for medical treatment and she is expected to recover.

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