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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

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

Alabama high school student punished over Tweets criticizing school walkout plan

Oak Grove High School senior Wade Chapman says he was punished after criticizing his school's plan to avert a walkout last Wednesday to protest lawmakers' lack of action to protect students at school. That punishment was two days of in-school suspension, which he served on Thursday and Friday of las

AL.COM - 2018-03-19 23:33:35

Toddler who drowned at Birmingham apartment complex identified

The Jefferson County Coroner identified the toddler that drowned over the weekend as 22-month-old Chase Demel Elliot. Elliot was last seen Saturday when his family put him down on a nap. About an hour later the family noticed he was gone. They searched the apartment outside before finding him in th

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2018-03-19 10:35:26

Bloodied burglar arrested after breaking into 11 churches

UPDATE: Man wanted in Gardendale woman's homicide in custodyUPDATE: Man wanted in Gardendale woman's homicide in custody Updated: Monday, March 19 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-03-19 19:42:50 GMT Gardendale police say the man they were looking for in a woman's death is in custody.More >> Gardendale police sa

WBRC.COM - 2018-03-19 16:01:31

Alabama severe weather: Find the storm shelter closest to you

Communities across Alabama are opening storm shelters ahead of the severe weather threatening most of the state. The coming storms threatening with tornadoes, large hail and damaging winds. Confidence increases on severe weather threat this afternoon; tornado watch coming Find the storm shelter cl

AL.COM - 2018-03-19 22:01:44

A Late Night Look at the Alabama Weather Situation

Showers and storms have sagged to the south of I-20 tonight over East Alabama. A severe thunderstorm warning has just expired for parts of Cleburne County. The only warnings in effect right now are a Flash Flood Warning for Cullman County, and Areal Flood Advisories for parts of Etowah, Blount, Calh

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2018-03-19 23:54:28

Weather Watches & Warnings for Jefferson, St. Clair, and Blount counties

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports All watches and warnings for Jefferson, St. Clair and Blount counties will be posted below. Refresh you page often for the latest information. BMX issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Blount [AL] till 8:45 PM CDT https://t.co/PCziTiMyvz - NWS Birmingham (@

TRUSSVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2018-03-20 00:47:12

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


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


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

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


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

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


UPDATED: Gardendale Police on scene of death investigation

UPDATE: Gardendale Police have named their person of interest in the case they are currently looking for Jon Rodney Bowden, 41. Anyone with information related to Bowden's whereabouts is asked to call Gardendale Police at 205-631-8787. . Gardendale Police are on the scene of a death investigation in

NJEFFERSONNEWS.COM - 2018-03-19 01:32:00

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


Appeals court upholds Birmingham cop killer's murder conviction

The murder conviction of a man who killed a Birmingham police officer in 2014 was upheld last week by the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals. Patrick Johnson was convicted of felony murder in 2015 and sentenced to life in prison in the shooting death of 35-year-old Birmingham Police Officer Keary Hol


Search planned for Carver-Birmingham High School senior now missing 5 weeks

Teams of searchers will fan out over the several Birmingham neighborhoods Saturday in search of a Carver High School senior who vanished five weeks ago. Daniel Rickett, 17, was last seen on Thursday, Feb. 8. "It's very stressful,'' said Devin Rickett, his 19-year-old brother. "I haven't been getting


Southeastern Grocers closing 10 Winn-Dixie stores in Alabama, one in Birmingham

Updated: 2:47 AM CDT Mar 16, 2018 Southern Grocers announced Thursday that it was closing 10 Winn-Dixie stores in Alabama, including one in Birmingham and another in Anniston. The Winn-Dixie at 2220 Bessemer Road and the store on Highway 431 in Anniston will close within the next three months, the


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