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MCSO investigating video of bottle in patrol vehicle

The Mobile County Sheriff's Office said it's investigating a video that appears to show a beer bottle in a patrol vehicle. The sheriff's office said the video was taken by someone in the parking lot of a hardware store in Tillman's Corner. In a statement, the Mobile County Sheriff's Office said it

WALA-TV FOX10 - 2018-03-19 01:57:00

Five vehicle crash on Dauphin Island Parkway

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - According to James Barber with Mobile Police, 5 vehicles were involved in an accident in the 2600 block of Dauphin Island Parkway. Units responded to a collision with entrapment, but the number of people trapped is not known. Injuries are unknown at this time. News 5 is on the

WKRG - 2018-03-18 02:30:23

Prichard and Chickasaw Police involved in high speed chase

PRICHARD, Ala. (WKRG)- - Prichard and Chickasaw Police confirm to News 5 a car is being towed following a high speed chase Saturday night. The car was pulled over at the intersection of Forrest and Graham Streets. News 5 has a crew on scene and will bring you more information as soon as it becomes

WKRG - 2018-03-18 04:44:37

18-year-old pregnant woman shot in Mobile

Mobile Police Department is on scene of a shooting in Mobile. According to MPD, an 18-year-old pregnant woman was shot in the back shortly after 2 p.m. on Barbara Drive. FOX10 News is on the scene and will continues to update this story as it progresses. Mobile Police Department is on scene of a sho


Mobile Police make arrest in gas station shooting

A 31-year-old man was arrested by Mobile Police Friday and charged with the shooting last weekend that occurred at a St. Stephens Road gas station. Jasper Reed was taken to Mobile County Metro Jail for booking Friday morning. The shooting happened Saturday at about 3:12 p.m., at the Pride gas statio


Irvington Family recovering after fire destroys home

Irvington, AL (WKRG) - A house fire on March 7th lit up the night along Murray Heights Drive. Greg Willis said it started with a popping noise out back. They've been told a space heater blew a fuse in a breaker box and started the blaze at the rear of the home, leaving them seconds to get out alive.

WKRG - 2018-03-18 16:28:42

MFRD battles early morning fire

Mobile, AL (WKRG) - Firefighters with the Mobile Fire-Rescue Department were up early this morning. They were called to a house fire on North Lafayette Street just before 4 am this morning. The home was reportedly vacant. No word on the cause. No injuries were reported.

WKRG - 2018-03-18 10:07:20

When the hospital released a suicidal Hurley man, he went straight to a bridge and jumped | The Sun Herald

Randy Vermilyea of Hurley was determined to die. Jackson County Sheriff's deputies spent 90 minutes talking him off the ledge of the Pascagoula River Bridge in the predawn hours of Oct. 12, 2014. They took him to Singing River Hospital in Pascagoula, where doctors and a nurse assessed and released h

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2018-03-17 10:00:00

BREAKING: Woman charged in death of baby, just days old

Source: family photo MOBILE, Ala (WKRG) - - A Mobile woman is charged with vehicular homicide in the death of a baby who was just days old at the time of a crash. Beteena Jean/Neaka Reed was arrested Thursday. Kie'monie Shamburger was just seven days old when she was badly injured in the crash. Aft


MPD: woman escapes kidnapping, attempted sex assault

MOBILE, Ala (WKRG) - - Mobile police say a woman escaped a kidnapping and attempted sexual assault early Thursday morning. It happened on Nellie street. The woman told police she was walking home from a friend's house when it happened. She told police a passenger of a vehicle got out, grabbed her, a


The Luck of the Irish in Mobile

March 17th is that one day out of the year when everybody is Irish. St. Patrick's Day in Mobile meant a day of parades, green eggs, and plenty of celebrating. They're called the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick for a good reason. As they made their way marching and parading in downtown Mobile, they th

WALA-TV FOX10 - 2018-03-17 23:39:00

Company that designed collapsed Florida bridge built 2 bridges in Mobile, possible contract for 3rd

The company responsible for the building of the bridge that collapsed in South Florida Thursday, killing six, also helped build two bridges in Mobile and is in the running to be part of the group that will build the Mobile River Bridge. Figg Bridge Engineers Inc, which is a large and storied enginee


CAUGHT IN THE ACT: Men seen at West Mobile home before electronics, family heirlooms stolen

FOX10 News is committed to putting the spotlight on people "Caught in the Act". Each week, we work with local law enforcement to show surveillance video in the hopes that you can help crack the case. Mobile Police are looking for two men seen snooping around a West Mobile home before thousands of do


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


Police: Father 'body slammed' his 4-month-old for crying

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Police have charged an Alabama man with aggravated child abuse after they say he "body slammed" his 4-month-old son Leo for crying. Twenty-four-year-old Zachary Patrick was arrested Wednesday. Mobile Police Department Public Affairs Officer Charlette Solis tells WALA-TV police re


Shoppers sad to see Mobile Winn-Dixie go

Long-time hometown grocery store, Winn-Dixie, will be closing its doors on Schillinger Road. That's just one of five stores in our area scheduled to close, after the store's parent company filed for bankruptcy. For frequent shoppers like Rhonda Paul, her quick grocery runs to the Winn-Dixie by her h


MPD Chases pair with 3-year-old in car

MOBILE, Ala (WKRG) - A high speed chase through heavy traffic led Mobile Police to a startling discovery, the car they were chasing had a small child inside. Officers spotted the car near Inn Road. Police say the Chevy HHR and the people inside matched a recent robbery suspect description. The blink


Police respond to three threats at Mobile County Public Schools in 2 days

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - Police were called to three separate incidents this week at Mobile County Public Schools after students made threats. Mobile Police say they were called to Williamson High School shortly after 7:00 am Monday after a 14-year-old student threatened to get an AK assault rifle and


Mobile councilman supports school study

Mobile County Public Schools A Mobile city council member is in favor of a feasibility study that can affect your children. The study would collect data to see if its beneficial or not for the city of Mobile to split from the Mobile County Public School System (MCPSS). On Wednesday Councilman Daves


Local Winn-Dixie stores set to close as parent company enters Chapter 11 bankruptcy restructuring

(WKRG) - Five local Winn-Dixie stores are scheduled to close after Southeastern Grocers, the owner of the Winn-Dixie announced that the company is filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy restructuring. In a statement from the company, they say the will voluntarily file pre-packaged chapter 11 cases. Southeas