NASHVILLE-The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to the state’s Top Ten Most Wanted list, Kevin Eugene Cooper Jr. of Mount Pleasant, TN.

Kevin Eugene Cooper Jr. is wanted by the Mount Pleasant Police Department, the Maury County Sheriff’s Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. Currently, Mount Pleasant Police have charged Cooper with one felony count of Attempted First Degree Murder, Aggravated Assault and one count of Felony Possession of a Firearm.

On September 29, 2013, at approximately 4:15 in the morning, Cooper allegedly shot the victim, Jeffery Donte Yokley, near the intersection of Southport Road and Tulip Street in Mount Pleasant, TN.

Kevin Eugene Cooper Jr., age 27 of Maury County, has a last known address of 422 Glass Street in Mount Pleasant, TN. He is described as an African American male with black hair and brown eyes. He is approximately 6 foot tall and weighs about 150 pounds.

Cooper has a prior arrest history of Aggravated Assault and Aggravated Domestic Assault. He is considered to be armed and dangerous. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Kevin Eugene Cooper Jr.is urged to call TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND (1-800-824-3463). There is a $1,000 reward for information leading to his arrest.

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