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Person dead after being run over by 18 wheeler in Highway 280 Home Depot parking lot
HOOVER, Ala. (WIAT) -- Hoover Police are investigating after a person was killed Friday morning in the parking lot of the Home Depot on Highway 280.Lt. Keith Czeskleba says a person was run over by an 18 wheeler in the parking lot, and is deceased. He says Hoover Police are still working to learn mo
'I grabbed the man's weak spot': 74-year-old woman fights back in parking lot robbery
Good Samaritans saved 74-year-old Brenda Stinton from a beating and robbery Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018 in a Midfield shopping center parking lot.Special to AL.com
Man shot in apparent gun battle near Birmingham gas station on Green Springs Hwy and Valley Ave
We know the man was shot twice, and is suffering from injuries that are life threatening. Police tell us at this point in the investigtion, it appears the victim was caught between gunshots being exchanged near the gas station aty the corner of Green Springs Highway and Valley Ave. Police say it's u
Card skimmer found at Hwy 280 gas station unlike any seen before investigators say
"Those things are pretty simple to install, especially by someone who knows what they're doing that can have that thing on and running in just a matter of seconds," said Hoover Police Lt. Keith Czeskleba. The Hoover Police Department houses much of the operations for the Jefferson County Regional Fi
Birmingham City Councilman Jay Roberson says he is resigning "scandal free"
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. —After announcing he was resigning from the Birmingham City Council, President Pro Tem Jay Roberson fielded questions from the media including one about whether anyone in his family has accepted money from defendants in afelony state ethics case.AdvertisementRoberson said he has "do
Truck driver run over, killed by own 18-wheeler: report
A truck driver was run over and killed by his own 18-wheeler in Hoover, Ala., on Friday morning (Aug. 17),AL.com reported.
Good Samaritans rush to save 74-year-old woman from attacker
One of the good Samaritans , William Daniels, fought with the man and held him until police arrived. One witness told a news outlet that the suspect kept yelling that he had AIDS. According to witnesses, he thought the man would let him go if he said he had AIDS.
U.S. Marshals searching for 'armed and dangerous' suspect in Pinson
The man, 37-year-old Michael Mullins is wanted on three counts of domestic violence, which include physical harassment, strangulation/suffocation and harassing communications, said U.S. Marshals Chief Deputy Cliff Labarge.
'I Grabbed Him Good Between His Legs': 74-Year-Old Woman Fights Back Against Alleged Robber in Parking Lot
Photo: iStockNobody messes with grandma.A 74-year-old Birmingham, Ala., woman defended herself from a robbery and beating in a store parking lot earlier this week, before some good samaritans stepped in and rescued her.
Jay Roberson to resign from Birmingham City Council
In 2010, Roberson launched the "100 Days of Nonviolence Campaign," a grassroots call for an end to senseless violence. The campaign encouraged pastors around Birmingham to deliver messages on that theme. He also promoted a curriculum of conflict resolution.
Man fighting for his life following Friday morning shootout off Greensprings Highway
A man has life-threatening injuries following a shootout off Greenspring Highway Friday morning, according to Birmingham Police.Sgt. Bryan Shelton said police responded to reports of shots fired at the Chevron gas station on the corner of Greensprings Highway and Valley Avenue. When officers arrived
Hueytown murder suspect jailed after months on the run
Danny Lemar Hendrix is charged with murder in the 2017 slaying of 32-year-old Tafari Shalamon Simmons of Birmingham. Simmons' body was discovered shortly after 9 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 6, in the 6400 block of Johns Road.
13 year old tased in Birmingham
When officers arrived, they noticed the 13-year-old and a 15-year-old walking together. Police instructed the boys to stop, but the 13-year-old reportedly attempted to move and reached for his pocket, prompting the officer to use his taser on the child. It was later discovered he had a .38 revolver
4 men jailed on meth trafficking charges after undercover drug sting in Shelby County
Desmond Corderro Bean, 30Antwaun Rashad Mann, 23Derry Karl Yowe, 33Steven Marcus Adams, 26
Central AL Forecast: Mostly dry today, more rain upcoming
This summer has been marked by a pretty distinct pattern: several wet days in a row, with a break in the rain chances for a few days, then back to a wet streak of weather. Well, get ready for the rain chances to ramp up starting tomorrow. We'll see a few more showers today, especially southeast of B
Calera Elementary School teacher jailed on 40 child porn possession charges
A Calera Elementary School teacher was arrested Wednesday on dozens of counts of possession of child pornography.The Shelby County Sheriff's Office announced the arrest of 26-year-old Daniel Prentice "Danny" Donaldson. The Wilton man was taken into custody after sheriff's investigators carried out a
Elderly woman gives would-be robber all he can handle before being saved by Good Samaritans
"I struggled with him about a good five minutes," Stinson said. "I gave him a round, I really did. I tussled with him. I broke two of my nails tussling with him."
Bessemer Superintendent to lay out plan for would-be freshmen sent back to middle school
After the student issue is resolved, Stewart says he will move on to the grave mistake, or perhaps negligence, that happened at the middle school.
Man charged with capital murder in Sunday-night shooting of Ensley woman
Police officials late Tuesday night identified the victim as Denise Fassel. Cameron Jamer Cook, 28, is charged in her slaying.
Man suspected in Bessemer burglary, attempted murder arrested, officials say
Investigators identified De'Markis Ishmael Jenkins, 19, as the person who broke into a home on 7th Street South and shot a person inside.