“I’d like to say that what he’s being accused of is a horrible crime," Mrs. McCraney said. "I grieve for the families of the young ladies. However, I’m here to let you know that the man behind those bars is innocent.”
Macon County Sheriff Andre Brunson wasn’t familiar with June Shannon, aka ‘Mama June,’ when she was booked into his jail Wednesday, but when the phones started ringing off the wall, he knew she wasn’t an ordinary arrest.
An arrest has been made following a late January incident in which several Alabama fishermen were caught in a hunter’s crossfire as he attempted to shoot a deer that was coming out of the water nearby.