Hayden man arrested for charges including attempted murder


BLOUNT COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — A 54-year-old man was arrested Friday for charges including attempted murder. 

James David Cullwell was arrested and charged for attempted murder, unlawful possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

Authorites report on Wednesday, February 20, after an argument erupted between Cullwell and a woman, he grabbed a gun out of a vehicle and fired shots into her car and in her direction where she was standing.

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Blount County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene and Cullwell was gone before deputies arrived. The victim cooperated with deputies to help locate Cullwell. Shortly after, the sheriff’s office obtained warrants for his arrest and found him at his residence in the 500 block of Cullwell Road in Hayden. 

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