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Missing Person: Etowah County authorities searching for Gadsden man
ETOWAH COUNTY, Ala. — The Etowah County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Gadsden man.Jeremy Lipscomb (Courtesy: The Etowah County Sheriff’s Office)41-year-old Jeremy Dewayne Lipscomb was last seen around Fitts Ferry Road and Whites Chapel Road near the boat land
Man Rushed to Hospital After Falling from Tree Stand Sunday Morning
Cherokee County emergency personnel were dispatched to a wooded area off County Road 14 Sunday morning in response to a report of a deer hunter falling out of a tree stand.The call came in at 9:43am with the Ellisville Fire Department and Floyd EMS units arriving on the scene first. Due to the extr
1 dead, 2 in critical condition after shooting at Popeyes restaurant
DeKalb police told Channel 2 Action News three people were shot and were all initially listed in critical condition. Police confirmed around 11:30 p.m. that one person died. We're talking to investigators about what led up to the shooting for live updates on Channel 2 Action News This Morning. TREN
State Bureau Of Investigations Called In Following An Officer Involved Shooting In Henagar On Friday
DeKalb County authorities and the SBI are investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred during a traffic stop on Friday in Henagar.Henagar Police received a call of a person possibly under the influence of drugs or alcohol on County Road 85, officers located and followed the vehicle and o
Suspect arrested in Oct. 4 shooting in Albertville
According to police, on October 4 just after 12 noon, an apparent altercation took place at a home on Turnpike Road. The victim, who was struck by at least one round, was taken to Highpoint Grocery just outside of Albertville. He was then transported by air from Albertville Municipal Airport to Hunt
Gadsden resident charged with rape, sex abuse of child under 12
A Gadsden resident has been charged with rape in connection with the sex abuse of a child under the age of 12, Gadsden authorities confirm. Carlos De Jesus, 33, a Mexican citizen who resides in Gadsden, was arrested and booked into the Etowah County Detention Center on October 12. According to Etowa
People of Etowah – Katy Chandler
“I have said from the beginning that cosmetology chose me. I have loved hair since I was young, but I always thought I would be a teacher. When I got to college, I realized that the Lord had other plans for me, and He led me to the cosmetology department. I knew the day I stepped through the doors t
Man facing attempted murder charges for DeKalb County shootout with authorities
A DeKalb County deputy joined the pursuit onto County Road 131, and the Henagar officer tried to push Barnet’s vehicle around with his own. Barnet’s vehicle ended up sideways in the road as a result, authorities said.
Man arrested in DeKalb following alleged rape of girl in Alabama
A Georgia man was captured in metro Atlanta earlier this month and charged in connection with an alleged rape of a girl in Auburn, Ala., police said.
South Walker County rattled by 2.6 magnitude quake early Tuesday
A magnitude 2.6 earthquake shook residents near the Georgia-Alabama line between LaFayette and Mentone just before 5 a.m. Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake was more than 9 kilometers, or 5.6 miles, beneath the surface of the earth centered in South Walker County near Rocky
Police: 6 people shot, 3 critically, near Jacksonville Jaguars stadium
Six people were shot -- three critically -- near the football stadium where the NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars play, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said Sunday. >> Read more trending news The shooting happened "outside the stadium footprint" while a game was underway, but did not impact the game, aut
'Danger to the community' is over after police kill teen accused of gunning down officer
GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga - Gwinnett County's police chief confirmed that "the danger to the community is over" after officers shot and killed the teenager who they said opened fired on one of their own Saturday, killing the officer. Sources confirmed to Channel 2 Gwinnett County Bureau Chief Tony Thomas
Hoover police looking for bank robbery suspect
The man is described as between 5’5 and 5’8 inches tall, gray hair, medium build and possibly in his 50’s. He was wearing a white or light gray Under Armour t-shirt and jeans.
Ohatchee man killed in single-vehicle crash
CALHOUN COUNTY – A single-vehicle crash on Saturday, Oct. 20, at 11:20 p.m. claimed the life of an Ohatchee man.
Coroner: Man found dead at church had medical problems
Bradley Scot Roberts, 42, lived on the streets, Proctor said, and had chosen the church property at 416 N. Fifth Ave. to spend the night. He was found there about 7:30 a.m. by people who came to set up for services.
Alabama football player charged with DUI
TUSCALOOSA, AL (WSFA) - Alabama football player Hunter Ray Brannon has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence (DUI) by Tuscaloosa Police.The redshirt freshman was arrested Sunday morning and booked into the Tuscaloosa Jail.The 6-4, 296 pound offensive lineman is from Cullman. His
Rome Teen Shots and Kills Another
Justin Lee Neal, 17 of Rome, was arrested this week after police said he shot a 17 year-old male in the chest at a home on Bollen Court.
Henagar, Ala. police officer involved in overnight shooting
A Henagar, Alabama police officer was involved in a shooting Friday night or early Saturday morning. The incident is being investigated by the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office. The Henegar Police Department confirmed the incident but directed all questions to DeKalb County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff's
Gadsden City vs. Huntsville – Week 8
The Gadsden City Titans battled against the Huntsville Panthers on Friday. Titans took the win, 27 - 7.
Teen dead after Moulton wreck
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - An 18-year-old Moulton woman was killed and at least three other people were injured Friday night in a one-vehicle wreck on Byler Road one mile west of Moulton, according to our news partner. Troopers said Makenzi Jon Farley, 18, died as a result of injuries from the accident