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Two illegals apprehended locally were wanted for felony sex crimes
Both men appear to have been deported before. According to an affidavit filed by a deportation officer with the Department of Homeland Security, Chun-Cuxl (also known as Chun-Cuilx) was apprehended by border patrol agents Sept. 13, 2017. He was convicted of illegal entry in U.S. District Court in Tu
21-year-old killed in crash on Highway 231
Authorities say Heather Denise Brantley, 21, was killed when the 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt she was driving left the highway and overturned. (Source: Raycom News Network)
Police charge 5 men for seeking sex from undercover police woman on Macon Road
Working a section of Macon Road at Interstate 185, an undercover police woman turned the tables on illegal prostitution by arresting five men accused of offering up to $80 for sex Friday night, Columbus police said.
Man in critical condition after shooting in Eastdale Mall
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - A man is suffering from a serious injury after a shooting at Eastdale Mall Friday night. Montgomery police and Fire Medics responded to the 1000 block of Eastdale Mall at 6 p.m. in reference to a shooting. When they arrived on the scene, they were able to locate an adult male
Two juveniles charged with attempted murder after allegedly stealing a car and firing shots
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Two juveniles were arrested Friday afternoon after allegedly stealing a car in Columbus near a head start or daycare facility. According to police, the owner of the car used a tracking device to trace his vehicle which led to Stadium Drive in Phenix City. The owner then went to
Troy Woman Killed in Single-Vehicle Crash Not Wearing Seatbelt - Alabama News
A single-vehicle crash at 8:23 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18, has claimed the life of a Troy woman.
Charges reduced for former Dothan resident at victim’s request
Ryan Ricardo Green, 32, originally pleaded guilty to two felony charges in October of 2017 for first degree assault and attempting to elude an officer.
Eufaula Police weigh-in on counterfeit money issue
EUFAULA, AL (WRBL) - There's a warning to residents about a counterfeit money scam in Eufaula. The word is coming from the Eufaula Police Department. The police department posted a warning Facebook this week. The image they posted it looks like a regular 100 dollar bill, from afar, but if you look c
Capital murder case to go to trial this month
The intruders immediately fired multiple shots at them, but Rudd managed to return fire before the suspects fled the scene, the wife told police.
Man arrested in deadly shooting on 25th Avenue in Columbus
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A man has been arrested in a deadly shooting that happened on 25th Avenue in Columbus.Rashawn Porter is charged with murder and aggravated assault.The shooting happened Monday, October 15. Upon arrival to the scene, police found two men suffering from gunshot wounds.Curtis Lock
Downtown Eufaula property owner asks for parking solution
“For 10 years, Credit Central rented the office from me. But when the parking along that street changed to parallel parking, they decided to move,” said Dixon. “I have been trying for two years to lease that space, but every single person has said their customers don’t want to parallel park on a U.S
News Leader 9 hands out donations in Cuthbert following Hurricane Michael relief drive
CUTHBERT, GA (WTVM) - Hundreds of people impacted by Hurricane Michael were lined up in Cuthbert to receive donations from News Leader 9's relief drive. Residents from around the area filled the streets Friday afternoon to receive these donations including bottled water, baby items, non-perishable f
Former NFL player tackles homemade grills in Bullock County
Will Tolbert played on the defensive line for the Philadelphia Eagles from 1980 to 1986. Now he makes BBQ grills in all sizes. He showed off a massive, $5,000 grill during a recent visit with WSFA 12 News.
Prep playoff preview: Carver-Montgomery at Eufaula
Quick hits:Game is a Class 6A, Region 2 counter … Carver, which is tied for first in the region with Park Crossing and Sidney Lanier, can clinch a state playoff berth with a victory. Eufaula can clinch a spot with a win combined with a Dothan loss to Sidney Lanier …. Tonight’s game is the first meet
Peering through bedroom window leads to peeping tom charge on 31st Street, police say
Oustide her home, she saw a man next to her driveway and pointed him out to police. “That’s him standing there,” she said.
BREAKING: Houston County deputies involved in high-speed chase toward state line
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Two Alabama Groups Call for Less Marijuana Prosecution
Troy is cited for arresting black residents on pot possession charges at more than 10x the rate of white residents. Alabama and its municipalities spent an estimated $22 million to enforce the prohibition against marijuana possession in 2016.Despite studies showing black and white people use marijua
Level Plains police chief Billy Driggers resigns
Level Plains Police Chief Billy Driggers, arrested in Panama City Beach earlier this month on charges of disorderly conduct, has officially resigned following a stint on administrative leave.
Autopsy: Alabama councilman shot woman before killing himself
DORA — Preliminary autopsy results in Alabama show a city councilman and part-time police officer fatally shot a woman and then killed himself.News outlets report that authorities have not released a motive in the deaths of 70-year-old John Allen Softley and 30-year-old Monica Jean Graves.More:Montg
Columbus police arrest suspect in connection with murder and aggravated assault case
COLUMBUS, GA (WRBL) - The Columbus Police Department have arrested a suspect in connection to a murder. Police say they arrested 33-year-old Rashawn Porter. Police say on Monday around 12 p.m., police responded to the 300 block of 25th Avenue in reference to a shooting. According to the police repo