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Florence PD needs your help finding car linked to murder

More headlinesFlorence PD needs your help finding car linked to murderWWII tank battalion members hold 71st reunionGroup works to get building to help employ Decatur's homelessFLORENCE, Ala. - Police need your help finding a car in connection with the murder of a 23-year old man in Florence.Investig

ROCKETCITYNOW.COM - 2018-06-24 02:18:01

Florence police investigating homicide of 23-year-old

According to Captain Brad Holmes, officers conducted a welfare check at Four Season Apartments Friday at 5:30 p.m. for 23-year-old Christopher ‘Devan’ Cobb after family members were not able to reach him. Upon arriving, officers say the found Cobb dead inside.

WHNT-TV - 2018-06-23 19:15:11

Police seek information on death

"We've been working on this since the body was discovered late Friday afternoon, trying to collect evidence and determined what happen," said detective Capt. Brad Holmes.

TIMES DAILY - 2018-06-24 05:30:00

Police working to find killer of Florence man

Right now, homicide detectives are working to figure out who killed a Florence man.Friday evening, police officers found Christopher Devan Cobb dead inside his apartment on Helton Drive. Officers went to Four Seasons apartments after worried family members couldn't get in touch with the 23-year-old.

WAAY-TV - 2018-06-23 15:44:00

Husband, wife face drug charges

Jason B. Baskins, 42, 6140 Lauderdale 189, Florence, and his wife, Joy, 44, same address, were arrested on drug-related charges.

TIMES DAILY - 2018-06-23 05:00:00

Three injured in tornado-confirmed storm in Cullman County

The Cullman County EMA officials say a 7-year-old, a 3-week old infant, and their mother were all injured during the NWS-confirmed tornado. All three were occupants of a mobile home and the mobile home is “totally destroyed.”

WHNT-TV - 2018-06-23 03:02:30

Sheffield, Tuscumbia pass anti-hate ordinances

Two more Shoals city councils have approved resolutions condemning hate crimes, hate speech and any other forms of racism, religious or ethnic bias, discrimination, incitement of violence or animus targeting a minority in their communities.Tuscumbia and Sheffield councils approved the resolutions Mo

TIMES DAILY - 2018-06-23 05:20:00

Couple arrested on drug charges

FLORENCE — Authorities said a Lauderdale County man and his wife have been arrested on drug-related charges.Jason B. Baskins, 42, 6140 Lauderdale 189, Florence, and his wife, Joy, 44, were arrested.Jason Baskins is charged with second-degree possession of marijuana, unlawful possession of drug parap

TIMES DAILY

23-Year-Old Arrested In Hendersonville For Stealing Vehicles

Michael "Tyler" Coen, age 23, was charged with aggravated burglary, theft over $10,000, and theft over $2,500.

WTVF - 2018-06-23 23:23:49

Muscle Shoals police on the hunt for theft suspect

It’s a single picture, but hopefully, it is good enough to identify this woman. Muscle Shoals police say she recently made her way through a neighborhood checking for unlocked vehicles. This is a surveillance picture from outside one of the homes.

WHNT-TV

RPD arrests former city employee - Franklin County Times

Former Russellville city employee Chris Scott, 42, was arrested June 4 after local officials were made aware of some suspect lawn equipment.According to Sgt. Jake Tompkins of the Russellville Police Department, RPD received a phone call from a Belgreen High School official, who informed the departme

FRANKLIN COUNTY TIMES

Tishomingo County traffic stop results in drug arrest

IUKA, Miss. (WTVA) - A trafficstopin Tishomingo County results in officers seizing drugs, drug-related items and money.

WTVA.COM

Colbert EMA opens up storm shelter for Helen Keller festival attendees

"I scrambled to put up the sides of the tent during our little storm and slipped in some mud but that kind of makes it all the more fun," said Crystal Heady, a vendor at the Helen Keller Festival.

WAAY-TV

40th Helen Keller Festival kicks off in Tuscumbia

"We don't want it to rain," said Helen Keller Festival goer, Dianne Grissom. "We're hoping it [storms] stays away."

WAAY-TV

Law and order 6-21- 18

• Patricia Kay Lambert, 45, 3217 Asphalt Rock Road, Cherokee; grand jury indictment for unlawful distribution of a controlled substance, and unlawful possession of a controlled substance.

TIMES DAILY

RHS’ Addie Scruggs attends Girls State - Franklin County Times

Russellville High School student Addie Scruggs recently had the opportunity to attend Alabama Girls State at the University of Alabama.Girls State is a youth leadership program sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary. Like Boys State, Girls State teaches young students about the United States of

FRANKLIN COUNTY TIMES

Woman charged with providing narcotics to juvenile

FLORENCE — Authorities said a Florence woman has been arrested after she supplied narcotics to a juvenile.Detective Sgt. Wes Gargis said Nina C. Finamore, 30, 116 S. Patton St., is charged with providing narcotics to minors, and chemical endangerment of a child.Reports indicate Finamore was arrested

TIMES DAILY

Hot Property: Shaded courtyard in front, tranquil woods in back

Lucy Wilkinson lived for 11 years in one of those 6,000-square-feet-plus, Downtown riverbluff homes that offers grand views of the river, bridges and Tom Lee Park.

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Police: Woman searches for unlocked cars, steals items and vehicle in Muscle Shoals

MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. — Muscle Shoals Police Department needs your help in looking for a female. They say she was able to take items from multiple unlocked vehicles before stealing one.This is a good reminder to lock your cars and remove them from your vehicle as you leave.Police say the vehicle stole

WHNT-TV

Man charged for taking tailgate off vehicle

Detective Sgt. Wes Gargis said Robert Warner Cox, 23, 201 E. Tuscaloosa St., is charged with breaking and entering a motor vehicle, and fourth-degree theft of property.

TIMES DAILY