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UPDATE: Senior missing in Jefferson County located
BIRMINGHAM — The Birmingham Police Department has reported that a missing senior who was reported missing since Dec. 6 has been found. According to police, family members have not communicated with the subject since Dec. 6. The Birmingham Police Department is requesting assistance from the public in
Jefferson County MACC request help locating stolen all-terrain vehicle
JEFFERSON COUNTY — The Jefferson County Metro Area Crime Center has requested the assistance of the public to locate an all-terrain vehicle. The vehicle is described as a basic steel mesh 5X8 black utility trailer with chrome wheels and a dark green Honda Rancher TRZ 420ES with silver/black SS rims.
32-year-old woman found dead in overturned SUV in Midfield creek
A Bessemer woman was found dead Sunday morning in her SUV that had overturned in a Midfield creek. The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office on Monday identified the woman as LaKeithia Richelle McConnico. She was 32.
Woman, 64, shot and killed in Birmingham’s Southside Saturday night
An investigation is underway after a woman was shot and killed in Southside over the weekend. The deadly shooting happened about 10:30 p.m. Saturday in the 2100 block of 17th Avenue South. Birmingham police homicide Sgt. Field Morton said investigators have not determined a motive.
Jefferson County robbery suspect detained near Locust Fork
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. — A 33-year-old Birmingham man is facing multiple charges following a weekend robbery in Jefferson County. The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office says Albert Ward assaulted a clerk and robbed a convenience store on the 6700 block of Hwy 79 Saturday evening. A clerk at the store
‘All she wanted to do was make me and my sister happy’: Train crash victims identified
Two families are mourning the loss of a couple killed Saturday night in a collision with a train in Birmingham’s West End. The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office identified the victims as Lloyd Ree Orr Jr., 45, of Bessemer, and Kristi Venise Cook, 35, of Birmingham.
AG Marshall: Prosecution of corruption remains a priority after Matt Hart’s departure
On Friday’s episode of Alabama Public Television’s “Capitol Journal,” Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall downplayed the departure of now-former Deputy Attorney General Matt Hart.
You want to prosecute public corruption? Are you crazy?
To: A. Clark Morris, Deputy Attorney General of Alabama. Before you answer, I want to show you something. It’s a chart made from data I pulled several months ago, and it shows the history of public corruption prosecutions in the Northern District of Alabama. If you look at it, you will see prosecuto
18-year-old killed in Sylacauga crash
SYLACAUGA, Ala. — A teen from Sylacauga was killed in a crash involving an 18-wheeler on Friday evening, Dec. 14. According to ABC33/40, 18-year-old, Dakota Nivins, 18, was pronounced dead by the Shelby County coroner in the crash on County Road 45.
Single-vehicle crash takes the life of Pell City man
ST. CLAIR COUNTY — The Alabama State Troopers have reported a fatality that occurred in St. Clair County, 5 miles west of Pell City. Troopers responded at 1 a.m. on Mountain Top Loop to a single-vehicle crash that caused fatal injuries to the driver and sole occupant. The victim was identified as 50
Trussville area man wanted on felony identity theft charge
JEFFERSON COUNTY — Joshua Ray Baker is wanted in Jefferson County on felony warrants charging him with identity theft and four counts of forgery in the third degree. His last known address is in the 200 block of Bill Smith Road in the Trussville area.
Two women arrested, charged with trying to bring drugs into Alabama prison
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WPMI) — In a move to combat drugs and other illegal contraband from entering state prisons, law enforcement agents with the Alabama Department of Corrections made separate arrests at two state correctional facilities during inmate visitations on Saturday.
Woman killed, 3 injured in head-on crash in east Birmingham
A woman was killed Monday morning in a head-on crash in east Birmingham. The collision happened at 7:11 a.m. in the 100 block of Edwards Lake Road. Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service Capt. Harold Watson said the drivers of both vehicles were female.
Mall-shooting victim's family blasts Alabama's decision to take over case
The lawyer for the family of a man killed by police inside Alabama’s largest mall on Thanksgiving night blasted the state attorney’s general’s decision to take over the investigation.
2 dead after train crashes into vehicle on tracks in Alabama
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say two people are dead after a train crashed into a passenger vehicle on its tracks in Alabama. News outlets report a vehicle was attempting to cross the tracks in Birmingham at about 6 p.m. Saturday when it was struck by an Amtrak passenger train. Birmingham Fir
Teen missing in Trussville, mother ask for help locating him
TRUSSVILLE — A Trussville mother is asking for help in locating her 15-year-old son. “Cameron, my son, has been missing over 24 hours,” Kristin Kelly said via social media. “We have filed a missing persons report, but if anyone sees him please contact me, Cory, Trussville Police Department, or Jeffe
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Double fatality in Birmingham train crash
BIRMIGHAM – Two people are dead following a collision between a train and vehicle in Birmingham on Saturday, according to WIAT. WIAT has reported that the accident occurred at 6:01 p.m. at a location of 17th Street SW and 17 Place. A male and a female were thrown out of the vehicle, upon its impact
Two killed in collision between train and vehicle
Birmingham, Ala — Birmingham Police confirm that one man and one woman were killed in a collision between an Amtrak passenger train and their vehicle on Saturday evening around 6:00 PM.
Alabama teen missing for over a month spotted getting into RV in Georgia
LAGRANGE, Ga. — Police in west Georgia believe they may have spotted a missing teen not seen since October. Darren Earles vanished after leaving Valley High School in Valley, Alabama on Oct. 25. However, on Saturday just before 1 p.m., Earles was seen getting into an RV at the LaGrange, Georgia Walm