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Man arrested for filing false police report in accidental fatal shooting
A man, Fisher Shipes, has been arrested for filing a false police report and an unrelated warrant after his teenage friend was fatally shot by accident.
Police investigate shooting in Dothan, one detained
Dothan, AL (WTVY)-Police detained a man Saturday night, minutes after a person was shot in Dothan. Officers responded to Baker Trace shortly before 7 p.m. after receiving reports that the apparent victim received a wound to the abdomen.
DPD investigates accidental shooting death
Officers arrived on scene and discover 19 year old Christian Mullins with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. It was first reported that Mullins was shot by an unknown assailant with a shotgun.Officers determined that story to be untrue and learned that Mullins gunshot wound was accidental. Mullins was
Stop Bars serve an important purpose
“Stop Bars are normally 2 feet in width with the length varying with the lane width,” he wrote. “The location of the Stop Bar may vary depending on the intersection design, sight distance, or if a crosswalk is located at the intersection.”
Dothan High graduate, Alabama A&M student Da'Vonta Ealy to intern with Washington Redskins as videographer
“They said, ‘Do you want to do it?’ And I said, ‘No, I don’t want to do it.’ I actually had lied to them. I said, ‘I have to watch my little sister’ because I felt like they (classmates) were going to laugh at me if I’m the camera man.”
Bainbridge Public Safety offering reward for information on recent gunfire incidents
BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (WTXL)- Bainbridge Public Safety is offering a reward for information that can help them solve recent incidents of gunfire in the city.On May 17 around 12:26 a.m., BPS officers were dispatched to the Wisteria Drive area in response to a report of hearing gunshots.Officers searched th
Tractor overturns, kills man
Emergency responders were dispatched Friday to Greenwood, where a tractor overturned and left one man dead, according to officials with the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office.
Suspect in Valentine’s Day shooting jailed
ALBANY — Neil Adam Smith, one of two suspects in Cleveland Carter’s 2008 shooting death, was charged with murder and booked into the Dougherty County Jail Thursday night, Albany police officials say. Yolanda Cleveland, the second suspect, is still in jail in London and is fighting extradition.
Stabbing sends one to hospital, one to jail
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) -Deputies say a man is in the hospital and another man is facing charges after a stabbing Thursday.Bay County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a local emergency room Thursday night to speak to the victim, who received 30 stitches to the face alone.The victim reportedly t
Jackson County Times - Jackson County Sheriff’s Office retrieves vehicle from Chipola River
Sheriff deputies and the dive team proceeded to the area with the dive team locating the vehicle at the bed of the Chipola River. It is believed the vehicle had been there for some time so it was an extensive process to remove the vehicle. Wesley Hatcher of H & H Enterprises was called to assist in
Church believes arrest of its former minister is creating confusion
Rushing says church leadership received a complaint in January, immediately notified authorities, and placed Williamson on administrative leave. They terminated him when charges were filed.
Flowers Hospital honors one RN as the "Patient Choice Award"
DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) --Not all superheroes wear capes for these superhero’s they wear scrubs.Flowers Hospital recognizes one nurse every year who goes above and beyond for their patients.Being a nurse is no easy job, for some it's one that's under-appreciated.Hannah Glover Nurse Leadership Chairman s
Opp woman stabbed, beaten
An Opp woman was struck with a tire tool, stabbed multiple times in her right leg, and forcibly removed from a trailer in Childre Trailer Park on Thursday morning.
Grand Opening of EyeMart Express in Dothan Happening This Saturday
The first 25 families at the event will receive a voucher for one FREE pair of kid's glassesPrizes from the Wheel of Frame and Fortune will be given awayFestivities will also live radio remotes on locationTeacher and Military discounts offered178 stores in 35 states across the countryMore than 2,000
Dothan Schools superintendent reiterates warning about funding
“If nothing happens, I don’t know how long things can be sustained,” Dothan City Schools Superintendent Phyllis Edwards told members of the school board during a May 17 work session.
Alabama church sign creates controversy
"Black folks need to stay out of white churches," reads the sign at New Era Baptist Church, which the mayor says is a black church, WKRG reported.
Jury recommends death for murderer but case still hangs in balance
Dothan (WTVY)--It took a jury less than an hour of deliberations Friday to recommend the death penalty for convicted murderer Jerry Jerome Smith.“This has been very traumatic for the families of the three victims and they’re wanting justice,” Houston County District Attorney Pat Jones said.If justic
Dothan Mayor expects unemployment rate to lower
DOTHAN, Ala. - The national unemployment rate is currently at 3.9 percent and here in Dothan it is at 3.8 percent, and Mayor Mark Saliba expects that number to continue to drop.
Dothan man to have sixth sentence hearing for triple murder in 1996.
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Patrol of county parks leads to arrest - Chipley Bugle
Washington County Sheriff’s deputies were patrolling local county parks, when at approximately 2:05 p.m., on Tuesday, they encountered a male subject who seemed agitated by their presence at the St. Joseph Park located on Monroe Sheffield Road. As deputies approached the subject due to his behavior