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2 facing attempted murder, robbery charges in Craigslist shooting

Published: Aug. 4, 2016 at 12:48 PM CDT|Updated: Aug. 4, 2016 at 2:48 PM CDT
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MADISON COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - Two young men are facing multiple felonies in connection to a Tuesday night shooting over a Craigslist sale.

Madison County sheriff's deputies say a man was shot at his home  in the 800 block of Honea Lane in New Hope at approximately 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Investigators said the victim's injury was serious. He was transported to Huntsville Hospital and is expected to recover.

Investigators said the victim listed a product for sale on Craigslist, and the offenders took advantage of the situation to commit a crime.

Investigators developed two suspects based on statements from the victim and witnesses.

Myndarius Rogers, 21, and Travion Marquise Malone, 18, were arrested on Wednesday and charged with attempted murder and robbery. Their bond totals $120,000 in the  Madison County Jail.

When selling things online, investigators advise being aware of your surroundings and make transactions at a safe location.

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