Shooting Death Arrest

December 18, 2013

On Wednesday, December 18, 2013 the Auburn Police Division arrested Shamon D. Williams, age 21 of Opelika and Shatarious R. Cobb, age 21 of Auburn on felony warrants charging them with murder.  The arrests are the result of an investigation of a police report dated December 15, 2013 of shots being fired at Jackie Lee’s Bar, located at 2514 S. College.  Both Williams and Cobb were developed as suspects during the course of the investigation which eventually led to warrants being obtained for their arrest.


Officers arriving on the scene of the shooting located two victims suffering from gunshot wounds in the parking lot.  Both victims were transported to the EAMC Emergency room. A third shooting victim arrived at the emergency by personal vehicle. 


Marquez J. Patrick, age 20 of Opelika died as a result of the injuries he received in the shooting.  The other victims, a 22 year adult male from Auburn and a 19 year old adult male from Loachapoka were treated and released.  The case remains under investigation and additional charges are expected.