JACKSON – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and deputies with the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department has resulted in the arrest of two adults and two juveniles, who face multiple charges related to a June home invasion.
At the request of 25th District Attorney General Mike Dunavant, on June 21st, TBI Special Agents joined Fayette County deputies in responding to a call that an individual was shot at a residence on Feathers Chapel Road in Oakland. During the course of the investigation, Agents developed information that Darius Durham was inside his home when several individuals entered his residence and bound and shot him. Durham, 30, was able to run from his home. He collapsed at a neighbor’s driveway. The victim was transported to a hospital and survived his injuries. Information was developed during the investigation that identified Marlon Jordan, Jr., and Tykeia Ransom, along with two juveniles, as the individuals responsible for the incident.
On July 1st, Jordan, 18, and one of the juveniles were arrested. Today, Ransom, 22, and the other juvenile were taken into custody. All four are charged with Attempted First Degree Murder, Especially Aggravated Robbery, Especially Aggravated Burglary, and Possessing a Firearm during Commission of a Dangerous Felony. Jordan posted a $100,000 bond on July 19th. No bond is currently set for Ransom. The two juveniles are currently being detained in the Madison County Detention Center.