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Gardendale woman found slain in home identified; search ongoing for person of interest

Authorities have released the name of a woman found slain inside her Gardendale home Sunday evening. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Theresa Lynn "Terri" Miller. She was 47. Miller's body was discovered shortly after 5:30 p.m. when someone flagged down a Gardendale pol

AL.COM - 2018-03-19 13:43:53

FIRST ALERT Weather Day: Enhanced risk for strong to severe storms late Monday

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - FIRST ALERT UPDATE ON ENHANCED SEVERE WEATHER RISK: This afternoon we are tracking a large cluster of rain and embedded storms over south Mississippi and Alabama. Our area will be impacted by the northern end of this system, so we will have a good chance of showers this even

WBRC.COM - 2018-03-18 20:48:02

Vestavia Hills police officer struck by passing motorist, seriously injured; driver in custody

A Vestavia Hills police officer is in the hospital after he was struck by a passing motorist while on a traffic stop late Saturday night. The crash happened about midnight on U.S. 31 at McGuire Road near Arby's. Vestavia Hills police Capt. Brian Gilham said officers had a vehicle pulled over on the

AL.COM - 2018-03-18 17:39:38

Man, woman rushed to hospital after found shot in vehicle in southwest Birmingham

A Saturday-night shooting in southwest Birmingham left two people injured. Birmingham police officers from the West Precinct were dispatched shortly before 7 p.m. to the 2000 block of Northland Avenue. Once on the scene, police found two people shot inside a vehicle. Lt. Pete Williston said a black

AL.COM - 2018-03-18 01:20:21

Former Clay-Chalkville volunteer coach indicted on sex charges with student

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports CLAY -A Jefferson County grand jury returned two felony indictments against a former volunteer coach at Clay-Chalkville High School, according to court records. Willyncia Joy Harper, 23, of Hoover, is charged with being a school employee engaging in sex act

TRUSSVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2018-03-17 20:24:04

2-year-old boy found in east Birmingham apartment pool, pronounced dead at hospital

An investigation is underway after a toddler drowned Saturday afternoon in an east Birmingham police. Birmingham firefighters and East Precinct police officers responded to the Oaks at Springville apartment complex on Earline Circle on a report of a possible child drowning, said Birmingham police Lt

AL.COM - 2018-03-17 23:38:14

Birmingham Fire responded to 3 separate fire scenes in Ensley

Fire crews were first called just before 3:30 a.m. to a home off Bush Boulevard. When they arrived, they noticed another house and two vehicles were also burning. There was a family living in one of the burning homes. They all made it out before crews arrived on the scene. The other burning home wa

WVTM13.COM - 2018-03-19 10:39:00

Man shot multiple times inside Ensley home; 1 detained

One person was severely wounded and another detained after a shooting Monday morning in Ensley. The shooting happened at 8:19 p.m. inside the home at 2501 29th Street. Birmingham police Lt. Pete Williston said the victim, a young adult black male, was shot multiple times. He was taken to UAB Hospita

AL.COM - 2018-03-19 15:47:18

1 grazed in head by gunfire at north Birmingham home

Gunfire at a home in the 100 block of 12th Avenue North left one man with a graze wound to the head on Saturday, March 17, 2018. Gunfire erupted Saturday night in a north Birmingham neighborhood, leaving one man with a graze wound to the head. Birmingham police and medics were dispatched about 9:45

AL.COM - 2018-03-18 03:58:47

Bham Police: two injured, one faces life threatening injuries after shooting

BIRMINGHAM, Ala (WIAT): Birmingham police are investigating after a man and woman were shot on Saturday, per Lt. Peter Williston of Birmingham Police. Around 7P.M., officers responded to a call of shots fired at the 2000 block of Northland Ave. Officers arrived to find a male and female shot inside

WIAT TV - 2018-03-18 01:46:31

Tarrant police seek help locating missing woman

Tarrant police need help locating a missing woman. Twyla Hurst, 53, was last seen at about 9 a.m. on Feb. 12 in Tarrant. Police describe Hurst as white, about 5 feet 1 inch tall, weighs approximately 100 pounds. She was wearing a green windbreaker jacket, green pants and white shoes. Tarrant police


UAB Hospital Highlands shooting: 1 dead, 1 injured, shooter killed himself, Birmingham police say

One person was killed and another wounded in a shooting Wednesday evening at UAB Hospital Highlands. A third person -- the gunman -- then shot and killed himself, according to Birmingham police. One victim, an employee, was shot multiple times in the chest and rushed to the main UAB Hospital. The se


UAB shooting proves 17 minutes was not enough

Seventeen minutes is not enough. I appreciate the statement. I do. I admire the pluck, in the face of bile from those who claimed 17 minutes of "skipping school" would corrupt our young. Those are the same kind of people who demanded young people stay in school instead of following the likes of Mart


Police: Disgruntled worker killed nurse in Alabama hospital

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say a disgruntled employee killed a nursing supervisor and wounded another medical worker before killing himself inside a hospital in Birmingham, Alabama. Police say 63-year-old nurse manager Nancy Swift was shot to death at UAB Highlands Wednesday night. The say


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


Bessemer Police arrest two suspects in Monday hotel death investigation

BESSEMER, Ala. (WIAT) - Bessemer Police have taken two people into custody in connection with a man's death at a hotel on Monday, according to a release from the department. Officers were dispatched on Monday to the Economy Inn at 1113 9th Ave SW on a call of a person shot, and found a white male ly


The Latest: Man shoots 2 at hospital before killing self

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - The Latest on a hospital shooting in Alabama that left 2 dead, including shooter (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Police in Alabama say that a "work conflict" was at the root of a shooting at a hospital in Birmingham that left two people dead and one person wounded. Birmingham P


Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin set to give report on first 100 days in office

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) - Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin is expected to deliver his report on his first 100 days in office. His team has tabled the event "The First 100". Mayor Woodfin is looking forward to outlining his early accomplishments. He says he expects the citizens of Birmingham to hol


Alabama hospital gunman identified as disgruntled employee, authorities say

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- A job-related dispute led to a health care worker opening fire inside a hospital in a shooting that left two people dead and another critically injured, authorities said Thursday. UAB spokesman Tyler Greer said the gunman, who police identified as 31-year-old Trevis Coleman of Bi


'It hurts so bad': Sister grieving brother's homicide outside Bessemer motel

The sister of a Tuscaloosa man fatally shot outside a Bessemer motel said she is heartbroken over his killing. "It hurts so bad,'' said Valerie Beams. Bessemer police were dispatched about 11:40 p.m. Monday to the Economy Inn at 1113 9th Avenue S.W. on a report of a person shot, said Sgt. Cortice Mi