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Man charged with attempted murder has other arrests

Demarques Antonio Ward is charged with shooting another man during an altercation along South Oates Street.
Demarques Ward, charged with Attempted Murder on June 9, 2021
Demarques Ward, charged with Attempted Murder on June 9, 2021(Dothan Police Department)
Updated: Jun. 9, 2021 at 3:32 PM CDT
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DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -A Dothan man who faces attempted murder charges surrendered to police on Wednesday.

Demarques Antonio Ward is charged with shooting another man during an altercation along South Oates Street. Records show Ward lives near that shooting scene.

Listed in critical but stable condition is the victim, Demarion Cooper, also of Dothan.

Police say the shooting happened as the men, both 19, quarreled.

Ward also awaits trial on forgery and theft charges. Prosecutors want his bond revoked on those charges.

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