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Former YWCA childcare director gets 15 months in prison for stealing nearly $200K
The U.S. Attorney's Office announced in Februarythat Rikki Ross, of Hoover, was charged with federal program fraud for stealing from an agency that received $10,000 in federal benefits annually between 2012 and 2017. Ross worked as the YWCA's childcare director from 2010 until her resignation in 201
Man found dead on the road after Wednesday night homicide in Birmingham
At approximately 10:20 p.m. officers arrived at the 1100 block of Meadow Lane in a response to shots being reported. Once on scene the officers found the victim lying in the roadway and suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced dead, by the Jefferson County Coroner, on scene.
Shooting victim found dead on Meadow Lane
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. —Birmingham Police say a man was found shot to death in the middle of the road on Meadow Lane Wednesday night.Officers arrived to find the man lying the roadway suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced dead on scene.One person has been detained by police at this tim
Two killed in separate homicides in west Birmingham; 4th person dead in 24 hours
"What we want to do, as the mayor said this morning, we've got to address this head-on as a community. It's not the police department. There are a number of things that need to take place. A lot of people need to get involved to help curve this violence," said Sgt. Johnny Williams "We're going to do
Black Belt anglers show off their catch in photo contest
Anglers Alabama's black belt waters show off their catches with entries in the Alabama Black Belt Adventures Association Big Fish Photo Contest. The winner is 9-year-old William Booker of Homewood, Ala.. William's photo of a really nice bass that he caught at a family pond in Orrville.William is a
Person fatally shot after car accident in Pratt City
Birmingham police are investigating a homicide in Pratt City. (Source: WBRC Video)BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Birmingham police are investigating a homicide in Pratt City that followed a car accident.Sgt. Johnny Williams says around 9:20 p.m. a vehicle crashed into a front porch on Avenue Z. He says the
'I'm tired of people killing people': Woman killed in Birmingham shooting mourned
Briana Young was shot to death Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018 in Birmingham's Pratt City.Photo courtesy of family
Woman, 26, shot and killed in Birmingham
Police say Briana Young, 26, of Brighton died from her injuries at Princeton Hospital early Wednesday morning. A man is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Birmingham shooting leaves one dead and one injured, investigation is ongoing
The victim has been identified as Briana Young, 26-year-old black female, of Brighton, Alabama.
Homicide in Birmingham, man found dead in car
BIRMINGHAM- The Birmingham Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred on Wednesday when a man, with a gunshot wound, was discovered inside a car that had wrecked in the 5100 block of Jenkins Street, as reported by……