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Geneseo Police Department

PRESS RELEASE

ARREST-
ATTEMPTED FIRST DEGREE MURDER

CONSPIRACY TO COMMIT FIRST DEGREE MURDER

October 7, 2019

The Geneseo Police Department reports the arrest of Shannon J. Jones F/W, 1300 Sunhill Road
NW, Center Point, Alabama for 2 counts of Attempted First Degree Murder and 2 counts of
Conspiracy to Commit First Degree Murder. Bond has been set at $500,000.

Ms. Jones was arrested after an investigation revealed that Ms. Jones conspired with another
individual to murder two individuals in the City of Geneseo. Investigators learned that on
Friday October 4, 2019 the individuals placed a foreign substance into a drink which was
consumed by one subject. This individual suffered effects of illness from this substance
however no lasting effects are believed to have occurred.

On Sunday October 6, 2019 these individuals attempted to bludgeon the second subject while
at a residence in Geneseo. The individual in this incident was able to escape the residence and
avoid serious injury.

This investigation has revealed the suspects had planned the murder of these two individuals
over the past several weeks. This investigation is continuing, and additional arrests are
anticipated.

Gene Karzin, Deputy Chief of Police