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Montgomery police investigating homicide on Rosa Parks Avenue
When police arrived, they discovered Darrell Rudolph, 33, of Montgomery, unresponsive with a gunshot wound. Rudolph died at the scene, Hicks said.
Former Wetumpka officer set for manslaughter trial
ELMORE COUNTY, AL (WSFA) - Former Wetumpka police officer Andrew Bass is scheduled to stand trial for manslaughter in the coming week.Bass was responding to an emergency call in October 2016 when he crashed into another car, killing 52-year-old Elaine Merritt. He wasn’t initially charged with mansla
3 arrested after armed homeowner interrupts burglary
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Three Troy residents were arrested early Monday morning and charged in a burglary at a house in Pike County.Craigory Newsome Baker, 24, Khalil Raheem Cummings, 22, and Anthony Tynorris Woods, 18, are charged with first degree burglary.Baker is also charged with receiving stol
Las Vegas Names Team That Is Most-Likely To Beat Alabama
TUSCALOOSA, AL - OCTOBER 26: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide prepares to enter the field with his team prior to facing the Tennessee Volunteers at Bryant-Denny Stadium on October 26, 2013 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Montgomery man slashed in the face with box cutter, another charged with assault
Barry Wayne Purnell, 61, remained in the Montgomery County Jail on Tuesday on a $10,000 bond for the second-degree assault charge.
Shelby Co Sheriff's Deputy called a "hero" after saving a motorcycle victim
SHELBY CO, Ala (WIAT) -- A Shelby county man is recovering after a motorcycle wreck that left him alone on the side of the road, until a sheriff's deputy found him alive.
Woman indicted on child sex abuse charge - Shelby County Reporter
By GRAHAM BROOKS / Staff WriterCOLUMBIANA –A woman facing an alleged charge of sexual abuse of a child less than 12 years old has now been indicted by a Shelby County grand jury after the court returned the one count indictment.MooreThe grand jury returned the indictment against Charlotte Delline Mo
Library receives $10,000 for juvenile nonfiction - The Clanton Advertiser
“We’re so excited,” Chilton/Clanton Public Library director Savannah Kitchens said. “These books will be purchased at the beginning of 2019, and will be distributed across each of the three Chilton County library branches: Clanton, Jemison and Maplesville.”
Selma man gets decades in prison for teen girl’s murder
DALLAS COUNTY, AL (WSFA) - Three decades in prison. That’s the punishment handed down Monday morning to 27-year old Larry Hunter in a Dallas County courtroom.Ajury convicted Hunter in Mayfor the shooting death of Alexis Hunter, an 'A' student at Selma High School. She was murdered not far from the s
Wreck involving Sylacauga school bus sends 5 to hospital, no children seriously injured (photos)
SYLACAUGA -- An accident involving a private vehicle and a Sylacauga City School bus Monday morning resulted in five people in the private vehicle sustaining injuries, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. None of the school children on the bus were visibly injured, according to ALEA spok
Woman injured, man arrested in Sunday night shooting
Israel Dillihay was arrested and charged Monday, according to court documents, and is jailed on a $15,000 bond.
Judge again denies child porn suspect’s request for lower bond - Shelby County Reporter
By NEAL WAGNER / Managing EditorCOLUMBIANA– An 83-year-old Calera man who has been charged with multiple counts of producing child pornography likely will remain in jail until his trial begins in November, after a Shelby County Circuit Court judge again denied the suspect’s request for a lower bond
Pelham recognizes the importance of family - Shelby County Reporter
PELHAM– At a City Council meeting on Monday, Sept. 17, Mayor Gary Waters presented a proclamation declaring Sept. 24 as Family Day and Sept. 23-29 as Family Week in the city of Pelham.The goal of Family Day and Family Week is to bring together communities across the state to celebrate the positive i
Birmingham high school soccer coach charged with sex with player
Daniel Mason Carlisle, up until his arrest the girls' coach at Birmingham's Carver High School, was arrested Sept. 13, Irondale police said Monday. He is charged with being a school employee engaging in a sex act with a student, said Irondale police Det. Sgt. Michael Mangina.
4 people injured in wreck involving Sylacauga school bus
Kelley Wassermann, Director of Communications for the Sylacauga City School System, says the bus was carrying 31 elementary to high school aged students.
Former Fairfield elementary teacher charged with sex abuse of student
Kenya Deon Collins, 40, was booked into the Jefferson County Jail Sept. 13, according to jail records. Fairfield police Chief Nick Dyer said Collins is charged with one count of sex abuse of a child under the age of 12.
21-year-old charged with shooting into Montgomery home
According to the arrest affidavit, Wimberly was seen by the victim shooting an unknown firearm into the victim’s home. Two of the projectiles entered into the glass window of the living room, striking the TV, and another came through the outside wall near the front door.
Montgomery County passes $109 million budget and $30 million in debt service
According to the Associated Press, authorities have said that a church bus carrying Alabama high school students on their way to a mission trip has crashed near Atlanta, killing one person and injuring several others.Wochit
23-year-old man killed in Fairfield shooting
Ronnie Deandre Weaver, 23, was shot while standing outside in the 5300 block of Valley Road around 9 p.m.
Montgomery home heavily damaged after fire
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - A fire left one Montgomery home heavily damaged Monday, according to officials with the fire department.Montgomery Fire Rescue says the fire happened in the 2000 block of Gibson Street. When firefighters arrived to the scene smoke and flames were visible.