Two brothers arrested for attempted murder in Chambers County - WRBL

Two brothers arrested for attempted murder in Chambers County

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HARRIS COUNTY, Ga. - Two brothers are facing attempted murder charges after deputies say they were involved in a drive-by shooting.

It happened Sunday in the 11000 block of U.S. Highway 431- south of Lafayette. Deputies say 50-year-old Calvin Brooks pulled a knife on his estranged wife and then sent texts to her saying he was, “coming to get her.” Deputies say Brooks then went back to her house with his brother, 33-year old Desmond Brooks. Authorities say Desmond Brooks drove as Calvin Brooks fired shots at his estranged wife in the yard.

Deputies say another relative, who was legally armed, shot back. No one was injured.

Both brothers are out of jail on a $25,000 bond.



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