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Police: Couple robbed of $4 and woman shot at in store parking lot
Dothan (WTVY)--Dothan police arrested one man and are searching for another after officers say they robbed a couple of $4 and fired gunshots at one of the victims.Booking photo from Dothan Police Department.Investigators say the robbery occurred early Friday at a convenience store located at the int
Governor issues state of emergency as Alberto approaches
Dothan (WTVY)--Alabama Governor Key Ivey ordered a state of emergency for a large portion of Alabama, including all southeast counties, beginning at 6 a.m. Sunday in advance of Tropical Storm Alberto.“All Alabamians should take time to be prepared for the potential of significant flooding. I have di
Tracking Alberto: Flooding rain and wind possible for the Wiregrass
Dothan, Ala. (WDHN) - The latest advisory as of 4 PM CDT, Alberto is now over the Gulf of Mexico with 40 mph sustained wind and is north of Cuba. It will soon be able to strengthen and possibly become a little better organized into a full warm-cored tropical storm. By the time it makes landfall Mond
Rural King plans to hire between 100 and 120 people; will have job fair soon
Rural King, which plans to open in August in the former K-Mart building at Ross Clark Circle and U.S. 431 North, will hold a job fair June 6 and 7 for prospective workers to fill 100 to 120 jobs.PHOTO COURTESY OF RURAL KING
Body found in Lake Eufaula
A body was reported found in Lake Eufaula approximately one half mile north of the boat landing (pictured) in Georgetown, GeorgiaCourtesyA fisherman reported a dead body floating in Lake Eufaula early Friday morning a half mile north of the River Bluff Landing in Georgetown, Georgia.The initial find
Jones sentenced for manslaughter of 20-year-old YaVari Allen
Assistant District Attorney Josh Wilson questioned the detective about Jones' behavior after his arrest and indictment. The detective testified that he continues to laugh, show his middle finger to WDHN cameras, he did so on two account the detective said.
Dothan man charged with murder after allegedly beating girlfriend to death
Antonio Perez Jackson, 35, was arrested and charged in connection with the death of his girlfriend Brandy Lee Mancil, 36.
A Panama City Woman Found with Narcotics During Traffic Stop
On May 21, 2018, investigators stopped Brook Palcher on a traffic stop. Once stopped, a Bay County Sheriff's Office drug-detection K9 alerted on the vehicle due to the odor of narcotics. A search of the vehicle was conducted and investigators located approximately 50.8 grams of methamphetamine, 57 x
Gas station robbery at Marathon on Ross Clark Circle
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Domestic Incident Leads to Murder Arrest
On May 25, 2018, Dothan Police responded to the 1200 block of Burbank Street in response to a medical emergency. Patrol Officers arrived on scene and located Brandy Lee Mancil inside the residence with life threatening injuries. Emergency personnel transported her to Flowers Hospital where she was p
Starr charged with sexual abuse of a child
Jason Glenn Starr, 45, was arrested May 24 by Coffee County Sheriff Deputies at the entrance to Shell Army Airfield in Enterprise.
Tracking Alberto: Wiregrass threats remain heavy rain
Dothan, Ala. (WDHN) - As of the 10 pm update from the National Hurricane Center, subtropical storm Alberto maintains intensity with 45 mph wind at the center. Over the next couple of days, as it moves northward, the storm should become a little stronger before landfall sometime Monday. At the moment
Tracking The Tropics: Alberto gets closer this weekend
Dothan, Ala. (WDHN) - Over the past couple of days, I have been talking about that we would have a better idea on what the tropical system would do once it strengthens and is over water. That happened earlier this morning. We now have subtropical storm Alberto in the western Caribbean Sea. Over the
Dothan man faces murder charges in domestic dispute
DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY)A Dothan man faces murder charges after what police describe as a domestic dispute.They tell us Antonio Perez and his girlfriend Brandy Lee Mancil were involved in an altercation.Lt. Brian Smith says officers were sent on a medical call to the couples’ home last night and found Ma
Former school employee pleads guilty to sex crime
District Judge Benjamin Lewis sentenced Phillip Erin Burns, of Dothan, to a 12-month suspended sentence. The sentence means Burns will be placed on probation for two years and avoid jail time if he does not commit another crime during the probation period.
Antonio Perez Jackson arrested for girlfriend's murder
DOTHAN, Ala. - 35-year-old Antonio Perez Jackson was arrested after a domestic violence incident with his girlfriend, Brandy Lee Mancil. Mancil was taken to Flowers Hospital once Dothan Police arrived and was later pronounced dead.
Porn case of former teacher shrouded in secrecy
He is apparently held at a federal detention facility in Atlanta, several hundred miles from where the alleged crimes occurred in south Florida. Past that, little is known about the charges.
Two die in UTV crash in Marianna
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the crash occurred around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 22, at the intersection of Martin Road and Ontario Road, near Kynesville Road, in Marianna.
Dothan Police looking for missing 14-year-old
DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) —Tuesday Dothan Police put out an alert for Alyssa McBee. She is 4ft. 11in. tall and weighs 98 lbs. McBee was last seen on May 18th. Alyssa might be traveling with Blake Robb in an early 90's white and blue Ford F-150.If you have information about Alyssa McBee contact the Dothan
Law Enforcement unite ahead of Memorial Day weekend
CAMPBELLTON, Fla. (WTVY) --Hands Across the Border is an effort by troopers, deputies and police officers to keep the roads safe this summer.Alabama and Florida law enforcement kicked off the campaign ahead of the busy Memorial Day travel period at the welcome center in Campbellton.If you think it's