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Talladega police searching for suspect who fled on foot following chase, left behind stolen car containing drugs

TALLADEGA -- Talladega police are looking for a man suspected of stealing a car, attempting to elude, leaving the scene of an accident and several drug charges, according to an incident and offense report available Tuesday. Capt. John McCoy said a patrol officer spotted a taupe 2007 Ford 500 being d

ANNISTON STAR - 2018-03-21 01:02:00

24-year-old charged after Montgomery man stabbed to death

A man is facing murder charges after a 41-year-old Montgomery man was stabbed to death. According to Capt. Regina Duckett with Montgomery police, Jermaine Hoston, 24, is charged with murder. Hoston turned himself into police on Tuesday. Duckett says the charges are related to a stabbing which happen

WSFA - 2018-03-21 14:17:41

1 dead after early morning shooting in Montgomery

Montgomery police are investigating an early morning shooting that left one person dead. According to Capt. Regina Duckett, an unidentified man was shot around 4:20 a.m. in the 900 block of West South Boulevard just outside the Travel Inn Motel. The man was transported to Baptist Medical Center Sout

WSFA - 2018-03-20 11:43:17

2 home contractors shot - one fatally- in possible predawn robbery

A possible robbery attempt left one man dead and another injured in Ensley's Belview Heights Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Two workmen were shot - one of them fatally - in a possible robbery attempt early Tuesday in Birmingham's Belview Heights neighborhood. The shooting happened about 2:30 a.m. at 1501

AL.COM - 2018-03-20 08:54:55

Man fatally shot on West South Boulevard

A man was shot and later died early Tuesday morning in Montgomery. Authorities responded to the 900 block of West South Boulevard around 4:20 a.m. on a subject shot call, MPD Capt. Regina Duckett said in an email. The adult male was found with a life-threatening gunshot wound and transported to Ba

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-03-20 13:13:43

Largest paving project in Sylacauga history will begin around May 1

West Fort Williams Street in Sylacauga from U.S. 280 to Alabama 21 is one of the most traveled streets in the city. It is included on a list of streets to be repaved as part of the city's upcoming paving project.Bob Crisp/The Daily Home SYLACAUGA - For the first time in its history, the Marble City

ANNISTON STAR - 2018-03-21 01:39:00

Tax identity theft - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Computers and the Internet have become mainstays in virtually every area of American life in the 21st century. There are tremendous benefits and conveniences to this, of course, but there are also some downsides such as the increased risk of identity theft that arises as we share more of our persona

WSFA - 2018-03-21 09:36:03

Tuskegee University coach arrested on drug distribution, gun charges

Federal agents arrested a Tuskegee University assistant football coach Wednesday on drug distribution and gun charges. Ramone Nickerson, 33, is charged with possession with the intent to distribute marijuana, possession with the intent to distribute cocaine and possession of a firearm during a drug

WSFA - 2018-03-21 16:51:53

Montgomery Woman Identified, Charged as Gantry Drive Shooter

Montgomery police have charged Asia Lawson, 24, in reference to a shooting into an unoccupied vehicle incident, that occurred on the night of March 17th, in the 5500 block of Gantry Drive. The initial investigation indicates the shooting stemmed from an ongoing dispute and Lawson was identified as t


Parking lot shooting suspects released from hospital, arrested

Police are still investigating why two men met in the parking lot of the Auburn Mall earlier this month, leading to a shooting that sent both involved parties to the hospital. Michael Ryan Trimble, 21, of Montgomery and Deion Sandell Brooks, 23, of Waldorf, Maryland, have both been released from Pie


Alabama high school student punished over Tweets criticizing school walkout plan

Oak Grove High School senior Wade Chapman says he was punished after criticizing his school's plan to avert a walkout last Wednesday to protest lawmakers' lack of action to protect students at school. That punishment was two days of in-school suspension, which he served on Thursday and Friday of las

AL.COM - 2018-03-19 23:33:35

Man who was found with stab wound has died

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Police say a 41-year-old Alabama man who was found with a stab wound has died. The Montgomery Advertiser reports that police responded to the 2600 block of Endicott Drive shortly after midnight Friday to find George Tucker suffering from a stab wound. News outlets report that


Early Morning Shooting Leaves One Dead

Montgomery Police responded to a shooting in the 900 block of West South Boulevard at about 4:20 a.m. in reference to a subject shot. There they located an adult male who had sustained a life threatening gunshot wound. He was transported to Baptist Medical Center South where he was later pronounced

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2018-03-20 11:55:33

Storm damage in Russellville - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Russellville was hit with a confirmed tornado during Monday's storms. Reports of damage are coming in, including the Waffle House and near Central Alabama Credit Union on U.S. 43. The fire department reports damage at Road Gear too. Power is out along the highway. Firefighters say Lawrence Street is

WSFA - 2018-03-20 00:26:53

Millbrook man convicted of dragging dog behind vehicle

For many, a pet is more than an object. Cats and dogs are often members of the family. And, like any other family member, you want them to be happy and healthy. Wochit Officers followed a 'blood trial' about a quarter of a mile long on the street and found the dog, MILLBROOK - A Millbrook man has b

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-03-20 15:11:13

Clate McDaniel to remain in jail, denied immunity

Matthew Clate McDaniel will remain in jail until his trial on murder charges and was denied immunity the under stand your ground provision of Alabama law. Fifth Judicial Circuit Court Judge Tom Young denied a motion to set aside the bond revocation stemming from a January traffic incident where McDa


WEATHER ALERT: Severe weather possible today

The strongest severe weather threat to the Opelika-Auburn News coverage area is later tonight, according to information issued Monday morning from the National Weather Service office in Birmingham. An NWS graphic shows the greatest possibility for severe weather between Auburn and Montgomery from 8


Dadeville man arrested for violating sex offender act

A Dadeville man has been arrested in an eight-state child sexual exploitation investigation. Bobby Guy of Dadeville was arrested for violating the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act, also known as SORNA, which is part of a comprehensive federal law that requires states to maintain a syst


Body of missing kayaker found, sent for autopsy

CHILDERSBURG - St. Clair County Coroner Dennis Russell said a kayaker reported missing last week was found Sunday morning. James Lowery Sr., 67, of Mapleton is presumed to have drowned, Russell said, but the body was sent to the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences in Huntsville for an autopsy, a


Two Opelika, Dadeville men arrested in an multi-state child exploitation investigation

An Opelika man and Dadeville man were two of 12 arrested in Alabama during a multi-state child exploitation investigation by multiple Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Forces. Timothy Haughery, of Opelika, charged with one count of dissemination of child pornography and four counts of Pos