Attempted murder charges filed

Atmore woman accused of firing weapon into two occupied vehicles and one unoccupied

An Atmore woman has been charged with two counts of attempted murder and one count of criminal mischief II for allegedly shooting into two occupied vehicles and one unoccupied vehicle.

Samantha Lynette Dixon, 22, 507 5th Ave., was arrested following the shootings on Dec. 5.

She isa accused of firing a weapon multiple times into a vehicle occupied by Mercedes Hall and also firing a weapon into a vehicle occupied by Kevin Owens, striking Owens' vehicle three times. She is also accused of firing a weapon into the driver's side door of an unoccupied vehicle owned by Reynelda R. Crenshaw.

During...