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Shooting suspect who fired on Birmingham police captured by U.S. Marshals in Atlanta
The U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task, working with Birmingham police and the Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task, nabbed Cornelius Williams Jr. in Atlanta Tuesday night.
Birmingham manufacturing hiring fair set for Thursday
More than 19 manufacturing companies, with more than 500 jobs, will be represented at a manufacturing hiring fair scheduled for Thursday in Birmingham.The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Alabama Workforce Training Center, 3500 6th Ave. S. Parking is available in the front and bac
Birmingham’s ‘The Candy Man’ needs our help
One of Birmingham's most inspirational and hardest working citizens, Donnie Goodin, aka 'The Candy Man,' can be found seven days a week selling candy in front of the Western Market on Highland Avenue. (Provided Photo)
42-year-old man shot to death outside Bessemer Road Citgo
Edwards is Birmingham's 83rdhomicide victim this year. Of those, at least five have been ruled justifiable and therefore will not be included by the Birmingham Police Department in its year-end tally. In all of Jefferson County, there have been 119 homicides, including the 83 in Birmingham.
Man charged after firing shots into home of ex-girlfriend
Kevin Bernard Zeigler, 37, is charged with second-degree domestic violence, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.
Birmingham Police investigating the murder of a transient
The victim has been identified as Keith Edwards, 42-year old white male, of Thomasville, Alabama.
Regions closes two Birmingham area branches
Evelyn Mitchell, Regions' senior vice president, head of media relations and issues management, said the two locations in Birmingham were the Meadowbrook Birmingham branch at 200 Corporate Ridge N., and the Hoover Patton Chapel branch, located at 1651 Montgomery Hwy.
Fairfield elementary school teacher charged with sex abuse
FAIRFIELD, Ala. (WIAT) -- A Fairfield elementary school teacher is on administrative leave after being charged with sexual abuse in the first degree, Fairfield City Schools Superintendent Dr. Regina Thompson tells CBS 42.
Bessemer man charged with attempted murder, robbery in East Birmingham robbery
Rafael Taylor, 30, from Bessemer, is facing attempted murder and first-degree robbery charges, police report.
Calling all extras! New movie filming in Birmingham is looking to hire hundreds
“It’s a story of redemption, where he’s trying to fix his own wrongs by making sure the son doesn’t fall into the same issues,” says Backgound Casting director Ron Goleman.
Birmingham man, 43, charged in Homewood chase, crash
Christopher Jabbar Coachman, 43, has been identified as the suspect, said Homewood police Sgt. John Carr. He is charged with first-degree receiving stolen property and obstruction of justice for giving police a false identity.
Deadly shooting at Birmingham gas station caught on surveillance
In this surveillance video Edwards and the shooter can be seen arguing back and forth. The store manager, standing in the red and black shirt, tells ABC 33/40's Amber Grigley it was over whether or not the victim was from this area. The victim is wearing a green and black baseball cap and a black sh
Man killed outside Birmingham convenience store
Officers found Keith Edwards, a 42-year-old transient, suffering from a gunshot wound outside of the Young’s Food Mart location around 11 p.m. in the 1500 block of Bessemer Road.
Former clerk wanted in theft of thousands from Tarrant variety store
Tarrant police have charged Tyemond Dunklin, of Birmingham, with first-degree theft of property. Det. James Butterbrodt said worked at a variety store and, over the past several months, made fraudulent transactions to cover his theft of more than $5,500.
Alabama fugitive facing 4 counts of attempted murder captured in metro Atlanta
A man wanted on four charges of attempted murder after firing on police in Birmingham, Ala., was captured in metro Atlanta after two days on the run, authorities said.Cornelius Williams Jr., 34, was captured by the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force on Tuesday,according to al.com.
State Fair returning to Pelham Sept. 28 - Shelby County Reporter
PELHAM– The Alabama State Fair is returning to Pelham once again from Sept. 28-Oct. 7 in the parking lot of the Oak Mountain Amphitheatre.The fair will kick off at 4 p.m. on Sept. 28. Fair hours are 4-11 p.m. on Fridays, 4-10 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to
Birmingham man fired shots into ex's home, jumped out 3rd-floor window to escape, authorities say
A 37-year-old Birmingham man has been charged after lawmen say he threw a rock, and then fired shots, into his ex-girlfriend's Jefferson County home Sunday morning.
23-year-old man killed in Fairfield shooting
Ronnie Deandre Weaver, 23, was shot while standing outside in the 5300 block of Valley Road around 9 p.m.
Tarrant police investigating connection between burglaries at several Jefferson County businesses
TARRANT, Ala (WIAT) - Tarrant Police released new surveillance video that shows three suspects breaking into the Check Depot off Pinson Valley Parkway. The store is one of the nearly 20 businesses reportedly broken intoearly Monday morningbetween 2:00 - 4:00 a.m. according to investigators.The Jeffe
High-Speed Chase Into Center Point Ends In Arrest
BIRMINGHAM, AL - A robbery suspect led Birmingham police on a high-speed chase that ended in Center Point, after Jefferson County Sheriff's deputies joined the chase. The suspect was taken into custody Monday afternoon.