AUBURN, AL (WTVM) – The Auburn Police Department has arrested Tamarius Antoine Welch, age 32, from Auburn on Sunday on attempted murder charges.
On Sunday, Auburn Police responded to a domestic violence call at about 1:00 p.m. at a home on Wimberley Rd.
Officers were given the description of a black male with a handgun and actively trying to fire it at another male. The firearm malfunctioned and a 24-year-old male was able to escape without being injured.
Welch was arrested a short time later and is being held in the Lee County Jail on a $75,000 bond.