The man arrested for a March 27, 2023, shooting near The Hangout restaurant and Gulf Place in Gulf Shores has been granted a reduced bond with conditions of house arrest and GPS monitoring.

Rafiq Sh'mare Joel Bradley, 23, of Bay Minette, asked for a reduced bond and claimed he is not a flight risk. Bradley is charged with attempted murder, shooting into an occupied dwelling and reckless endangerment.

He was initially placed in the Baldwin County Jail on bonds totaling over $1 million.

Rafiq Sh'mare Joel Bradley. Photo: Baldwin County Jail.

Baldwin County Circuit Judge Scott Taylor agreed to reduce the bond to $200,000, with conditions and at the approval of the Baldwin County sheriff.

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Gulf Shores Police named Bradley the suspect in the shooting of one person outside of Gulf Place. The victim, a male juvenile, was found on the scene and taken to a hospital for treatment. He was later released.

Investigators said the shooting stemmed from a physical altercation.

Bradley is still booked in jail, but if he is released, he is not to have contact with the victim. His trial is set for May 6.

Two other adults and one juvenile, also from Baldwin County, were charged with disorderly conduct.

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