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Police request help in identifying suspect from murder at M & N Groceries in Birmingham
From the Trussville Tribune staff reportsTRUSSVILLE — The Birmingham Police Department is reporting that homicide investigators need assistance from the public to identify the homicide suspect from surveillance photos that the authorities have obtained.Related: Deadly shooting in BirminghamPhoto cou
Pratt City shooting leaves one with life-threatening injuries
Upon arriving at the scene, officers found a victim lying near the road who had suffered a gunshot wound, Sgt. Williams with the Birmingham Police reports. The victim was then transported to UAB with life-threatening injuries.
Birmingham police investigating shooting in Pratt City
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -Birmingham police are investigating a shooting in Pratt City.Police say a man was shot Wednesday afternoon on Avenue U and 2nd St.The victim was taken to UAB with life-threatening injuries.
Missing murder weapon that led to dismissed charge against Brighton suspect now found
Cadarrien Jawaun McLemore, 21, was charged with murder for the 2015 shooting death of 23-year-old Kevin Hatter. McLemore was set to face trial last month but his attorney asked the court to dismiss the case citing the lost gun and shell casings andJefferson County Bessemer Division Circuit Judge Dav
Alabama's 'war on marijuana' topic of new report by law centers
FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2016 file photo, marijuana plants grow at a home in Honolulu. The Hawaii Department of Health has signaled a green light for a medical marijuana dispensary to start growing on the Big Island. Investors are craving marijuana stocks as Canada prepares to legalize pot next month
Brighton PD finds gun connected to murder case that was dismissed
The Brighton Police Department. (Source: WBRC video)BRIGHTON, AL (WBRC) - A gun involved in a 2015 murder case has been located by Brighton Police.In September, the case was dropped after the gun and shell casings came up missing. Court documents say Brighton PD lost the critical evidence.Since then
Suspect in 9th Court N homicide in custody
On October 14, police found 22-year-old Kerry McClure shot in the head on 9th Court North just after 6:30 p.m. McClure was taken to UAB for treatment, but later succumbed to his injuries.
SEC Media Days: Preseason hoops poll enough motivation for A&M
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- With one quick sentence, the smile on the face ofTJ Starksturned into a cold, semi-stern look at Wednesday's SEC Men's Basketball Media Day. What instantly put him in a foul mood is something of a sore spot, and it's something that he takes very personally.
Suspect sought in deadly shooting at Birmingham M & N Groceries
More than 100 people gathered at the crime scene, including the victim's wife, son and brother. The onlookers were visibly emotional, and several fights broke out before police finally dispersed the crowd and cleared the nearby parking lots.
Man, woman who's bodies found under I-22 overpass ruled murder-suicide
On Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, a person traveling on Sharon Boulevard stopped to check on a 2016 Dodge truck parked under the I-22 overpass located at Exit 78 and discovered what appeared to be two dead people inside of the vehicle, special agent Adam Buchanan reports.
Auburn basketball picked to finish 3rd in SEC
The annual SEC preseason media predictions were released Wednesday ahead of the start of SEC Media Days, and Bruce Pearl's Auburn team was projected to finish third in the conference this season behind expected regular-season champion Kentucky and Tennessee, the team the Tigers split the SEC title w
Birmingham police investigate pedestrian fatality on highway 280
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- Birmingham police are investigating a pedestrian fatality that occurred at 12:45 a.m. this morning. According to Birmingham Police Department Lt. Majors, a 41- year-old female was struck and killed on U.S Highway 289 near Cahaba circle and had no identification on her at t
22-year-old man killed in Blount County crash
Christian Alexandre Sellers, 22, was seriously injured when the 2002 Ford Taurus he was driving crossed the center line and collided with a 1994 GMC pickup. Sellers was transported to UAB where he later died.
‘Redneck Housewives of Alabama’ to screen pilot episode in Huntsville; watch the trailer here
Eight women star in "Redneck Housewives of Alabama," a reality series created by a Huntsville company, Helen Evans LLC. From left are Phyllis Neighbors, Kelly Wilson, Emily Smotherman, Beth Hurt, Amanda Keller, Yolanda Banks, Rhonda Randolph and Leah Seawright. (Redneck Housewives of Alabama Faceboo
Authorities looking for Pell City woman
ST CLAIR COUNTY — Sam Bagwell, 37, is wanted in St. Clair County on a felony warrant charging her with receiving stolen property in the first degree. The subject is described as being 5-foot-2, and weighing 135 pounds, with blonde hair and brown eyes. The subject is a white female.
Daniel Gafford named preseason first team all-SEC, Hogs picked 10th
Daniel Gafford was named to the preseason first team all-SEC team. Surrounded by 10 newcomers and no seniors, however, Arkansas was picked to finish 10th in the league in voting by a select panel of both SEC and national media members.
Police make arrest in Birmingham murder investigation
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- UPDATE: The victim has been identified as 22-year-old Kerry McClure and as of 1 a.m. Oct.15, 2018, he has died from his injuries.
1 woman dead, 2 shot in Sumiton
SUMITON, Ala. (WIAT) -- A woman is dead after an apparent shooting in Sumiton Tuesday afternoon.Sumiton Police Chief Burnett reports a woman was shot to death and two others men were also found with gunshot wounds. This happened around 2:30 p.m. on Earley Street.This is a developing story, check bac
Woman killed on Highway 280 Tuesday morning
Raycom Media/fileBIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The Shelby County Coroner’s office confirms a pedestrian was hit and killed on Highway 280 in front of Best Buy Tuesday morning.Lina Evans with the coroner’s office says she can’t release the victim’s name at this time because her family hasn’t been notified
Smithfield homicide suspect charged with Capital Murder
Kerry McClure, 22, died of his injuries Sunday night after being taken to UAB Hospital for treatment. The incident occurred on the 200 block of 9th Court North.