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Dothan police arrest 1 in 'heinous murder' of 91-year-old woman

The Dothan Police Department has arrested a man and charged him with capital murder after a weekend homicide involving an elderly woman. Police responded to a call of a possible death at a house on Hodgesville Road around 8 p.m. Saturday. When they arrived, police found 91-year-old Mable Fowler's bo

WSFA - 2018-03-18 18:44:05

Woman found dead in south Dothan house

An elderly woman was found dead on the floor of a house in south Dothan Saturday night. Dothan Police Chief Steve Parrish said authorities received a call shortly after 8 p.m. of an unresponsive female in the 600 block of Hodgesville Road. "Once our units arrived, it appeared that there had been a s

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-03-18 03:30:00

Dothan Man Arrested for Capital Murder

Shortly after 8 PM on Saturday, March 17th Dothan Police received a call of a possible death at the residence located at 611 Hodgesville Road, Dothan. Once officers arrived, it was apparent that this was a crime scene. 91 year old Mabel Fowler was determined to be the victim of a homicide. Investiga

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2018-03-18 18:45:31

Enterprise man charged as part of multi-state child sex exploitation sting

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WTVY) - An Enterprise man has been charged with 10 counts of Dissemination of Child Pornography. He was arrested as part of an eight state child sexual exploitation operation called Southern Impact II. Operation Southern Impact II, which focused on individuals who sexually exploit


Enterprise holds Smallest St. Patrick's Day Parade

ENTERPRISE, AL (WTVY) -- Hundreds were in the spirit of St. Patrick's Day Saturday morning in Enterprise The city held their 25th annual World's Smallest St, Patrick;s Day Parade on East College Street Saturday. Hundreds packed the block from the Coffee County Courthouse down to the Boll Weevil Monu

WTVY.COM - 2018-03-17 23:23:00

POLICE: Victim in Hodgesville Road murder hired suspect

Police revealed more about the suspect in a Dothan murder at a Monday morning news conference. 58-year-old Joe Nathan Duncan ----- faces Capital Murder and Burglary charges after police found the body of 91-year-old Mabel Fowler on Saturday. Investigators say she was beaten to death in her home ----

WTVY.COM - 2018-03-19 03:06:00

Dothan man charged with capital murder

A Dothan man charged with capital murder in the death of an elderly woman is being held in jail under no bond. Joe Nathan Duncan, 58, was arrested and charged with killing Mabel Fowler, 91. Shortly after 8 p.m. Saturday, Dothan Police received a call of a possible death at the house at 611 Hodgesvil

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-03-18 19:53:00

The public deserves answers in case against school board

Certainly no one was surprised when former Dothan City Schools worker Torrie Ethridge filed a federal lawsuit against her former employer for sexual harassment. Ethridge, who had been hired as public relations manager of grants in 2014, was a star witness at the center of a cringe-worthy public hear

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-03-17 23:00:00

7 shot at Louisville nightclub

State: Voicemail about cracking in bridge wasn't picked upState: Voicemail about cracking in bridge wasn't picked up Posted: Friday, March 16 2018 10:53 PM EDT2018-03-17 02:53:51 GMT Updated: Saturday, March 17 2018 6:44 AM EDT2018-03-17 10:44:13 GMT State officials say two days before a catastrophi


Seven Dothan residents arrested for recent string of armed robberies

Seven search warrants were executed across Dothan Wednesday morning, and six men and one woman are now behind bars. With the assistance of U.S. Marshal Service and FBI, Dothan police found evidence at the residences linking them to the recent string of armed robberies as well as other crimes. "Doors


Still no arrest made in Coffee County teacher murder case

The Coffee County Sheriff's Office and other agencies have been working to solve the murder of the mother of four, who was shot in the head as she was heading to work to teach her class full of kids. Today I spoke with many people in the community who say they want to see justice served. It has been


Enterprise man arrested on child pornography charges by SBI

An Enterprise man has been arrested on child pornography charges. 30-year-old Kevin Nieves has been charged with Dissemination or Display of Child Pornography times ten. Earlier this week, the State Bureau of Investigations with help from other agencies conducted a search warrant at his residence in


Marianna woman arrested in traffic stop

Marianna resident Krystal Renee Hunter, 33, was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and violation of community control during a traffic stop that yielded suspected methamphetamine and a hypodermic syringe, according to a press release from the Jackson County


Ozark mom pleads guilty to manslaughter in the death of her son; sentenced to 17 years

An Ozark woman is sentenced to 17 years in prison for her role in the 2016 death of her infant son. Brieana Farmer entered a blind plea in the case; Dale County Judge William Filmore handed down the sentence Thursday. Dale County District Attorney Kirke Adams said Farmer was charged with manslaughte


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Seven arrests made in Dothan armed robbery spree

The Dothan Police Department arrested seven people on robbery charges after executing seven search warrants throughout the city before daylight Wednesday morning. "At this time we have arrested seven individuals for their role in the recent burglaries," Dothan Police Chief Steve said. "Evidence has


Two Winn Dixie Stores Will Close in Dothan After Company Filed Bankruptcy

Southeastern Grocers, parent company of the Winn-Dixie grocery store chain, has filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy and plans to close 94 stores in the coming days, the company announced Thursday. Those 94 stores closing include 10 Winn Dixie stores in Alabama. "After careful consideration, we have chosen


Enterprise Police Department holds gun safety course

The Enterprise Police Department will offer a two-day Safety Awareness and Firearm Education Course (S.A.F.E.) April 12 and April 14. The first day of the course will focus on classroom instruction and the second day will focus on firing range instruction. " This class is very beneficial," said Ente


Shots fired, no charges in incident

An altercation between occupants of two vehicles Tuesday in Enterprise led to shots fired but no injuries or arrests. At about 2 p.m. Tuesday, the Enterprise Police Department received a report of shots fired from one vehicle into another in the area of the 500 and 600 blocks of East Park Avenue. On


Dothan residents react to armed robberies and DPD raids

The string of robberies in Dothan has left residents in fear. The armed robberies occurring within a 4 day span, with multiple suspects involved. The Dothan Police Department has conducted multiple raids since pre-dawn Wednesday. They are not giving details at this time but have revealed they have m