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NWS: Possibility of tropical development off Florida coast

A large area of cloudiness, showers, and thunderstorms extending from western Cuba across the southeastern Gulf of Mexico, the Florida Straits, and much of the Florida Peninsula is associated with a broad surface low and trough interacting with an upper-level low. This system could acquire some subt


Coast Guard rescues disabled boat south of Dauphin Island

DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (WKRG) -The Coast Guard assisted a disabled vessel approximately 35 miles south of Dauphin Island, Alabama, Saturday.


Baldwin County bus driver accused of driving drunk with students on board

The sheriff's office said when deputies responded they found children still on the bus waiting to be dropped off. Deputies said the driver, 58-year-old Vicki Lynn Patrick, appeared to be intoxicated.


Eight Mile man dies in Butler County crash

Butler County, AL (WKRG) - A man from Eight Mile is dead after a crash in Butler County. According to a news release from the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, Whirlee Dunklin was killed when his Dodge Charger traveled off the roadway and struck several trees. Dunklin was killed in the crash. It ha


Woman arrested for reckless endangerment

On Thursday, May 10, 2018 at approximately 8:02 a.m. police responded to Meadow Lake Elementary School located at 8251 Three-Notch Kroner Road in reference to a suspicious complaint. The staff at the location advised they found a 4-year-old child at the playground wearing nothing but a diaper. Offic


Tractor trailer fire closes down northbound lanes on General Wilson Bridge

MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) —A tractor trailer fire has caused over a mile of backed-up traffic on the General WK Wilson Bridge on I-65 with the northbound lanes closed.Mobile Traffic reports a turn-around has been created for northbound traffic to divert back south, just before the bridge over the delta.


TRAFFIC ALERT: Vehicle fire on Baldwin County side of General W.K. Wilson Jr. Bridge

BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WKRG) - Traffic on the northbound I-65, just north of the General W.K. Wilson Jr. Bridge (Dolly Parton Bridge), is at a standstill due to a possible vehicle fire.


Doctor Goes on Trial for 3 Doors Down Guitarist's Death

Prosecutors said 38-year-old guitarist Matthew Roberts, who was found dead in a Wisconsin hotel in 2016, was the victim. Al.com reported that they blame Dr. Richard Snellgrove, saying his criminal behavior is why the Fairhope physician is on trial for illegally prescribing drugs and helping defraud


Mobile Fire Rescue investigates shed fire on Tuttle Street

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - Mobile Fire-Rescue is investigating the cause of a shed fire on Tuttle Street in Mobile.Firefighters on the scene say the power was temporarily turned off in the area to make sure no power lines were damaged from the flames.A car parked near the shed has minimal damage.News 5 h


Police: Man stabbed in possible domestic dispute

Corporal LaDerrick Dubose, a spokesperson for Mobile Police, says the man was stabbed in the arm. He says the incident is a possible domestic dispute. The man's injuries and condition are not known at this time.


Witness: Child badly hurt in Fairhope crash

A single-vehicle crash at 1:32 p.m. today, May 10, 2018, has injured one. The crash happened on County Road 13 in Baldwin County about three miles north of Fairhope, Alabama. A three year old was injured when the car he was a passenger in left the road out of control and overturned off the roadway.


Black man choked, slammed to the ground at Waffle House after taking his sister to prom

A man who had just taken his little sister to prom was choked and slammed to the ground outside a Waffle House in North Carolina on Saturday. The arrest of Anthony Wall, 22, has drawn condemnation from the NAACP's Legal Defense Fund and Bernice King, the daughter of Martin Luther King Jr. Wall's is


Trial set for Fairhope physician tied to guitarist's fatal overdose

An Alabama physician is scheduled to go on trial Friday on charges that he improperly prescribed fentanyl and other drugs to 3 Doors Down guitarist Matthew Roberts, who died of a drug overdose.Dr. Richard Snellgrove of Fairhope faces a 13-count federal indictment in Mobile alleging unlawful distribu


Daphne PD seek credit card theft suspects

DAPHNE, Ala. (WPMI) —Daphne police have been looking for two suspected credit card thieves for over a month now.Today they added new surveillance photos of the women.If you have any information on these suspects, contact Daphne PD.


Mobile police searching for missing woman

The Mobile Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating missing person 34-year-old Victoria Sandoval. She was reported missing by her husband on May 1, 2018, but has been seen by a neighbor on May 6, 2018. If her whereabouts are known, please notify the Mobile Police Department a


Alabama man, 51, charged in death of woman, 27, found in car

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Swimming rottweiler dragged to her death by giant alligator in Alabama

A 110 pound dog was taking a dip in the water of a Mobile, Alabama, park last weekend when she was suddenly grabbed and dragged under by a waiting alligator, local news reported.Bella the Rottweiler was with her owner, Rauson McClure, when the shocking incident occurred right in front of his eyes, M


Rottweiler Drowned by Giant Alligator in Mobile Park

A 110 pound dog was taking a dip in the water of a Mobile, Alabama, park last weekend when she was suddenly grabbed and dragged under by a waiting alligator, local news reported.


Mobile Police raid home in Tillman's Corner, three people taken away in handcuffs

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - Mobile Police executed a search warrant at a home on Prince James Drive in Tillman's Corner Wednesday morning.Police in tactical gear could be seen removing rifles from the property and trying to get into a safe in the front yard.Police say five people were detained at the home


VIDEO: Robber steals entire register from Mobile gas station

Police say the suspect, a black male wearing a red and white polo shirt, black pants and black shoes, escaped in a black, four-door Cadillac car. They are also searching for the driver of that vehicle. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 251-208-7000.