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Death investigation opened at Montgomery casino

Investigators with the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office are assisting the Tribal Police Department of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians with a death investigation. A spokesperson for the Porch Band of Creek Indians confirmed to WSFA 12 News that "an individual with an apparent gunshot wound arrived

WSFA - 2018-03-23 22:59:47

Prattville men accused in barbershop massacre now face capital murder charges

PRATTVILLE - Two Prattville men have been indicted on capital murder charges in connection with a triple homicide at a city barber shop this past summer. Marty Morgan, 35 and Keon Dashon Cain, 19, each face two counts of capital murder charges for murder in the commission of a robbery and murder res

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-03-23 13:39:53

Man charged in fatal shooting at Montgomery hotel

Police responded to the shooting scene at the Travel Inn in the 900 block of West South Boulevard around 4:20 a.m. Tuesday. (Source: WSFA 12 News) (Source: WSFA 12 News) A man has been arrested and charged with murder in a shooting early Tuesday morning outside a Montgomery hotel. The suspect, Felic

WSFA - 2018-03-23 00:17:15

Man charged with murder; argument over money led to shooting

A Montgomery man was arrested Thursday in an alleged connection to a Tuesday homicide, according to a release from Montgomery Police Department. Felics Daniel, 32, was charged with murder for allegedly shooting Cordaryl White, 27, after the two engaged in a verbal dispute about an unspecified amount

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-03-23 00:12:47

Task force operation nets 13 on drug-related, other charges

A countywide 36-hour drug operation by an Elmore County Sheriff's Office task force resulted in the arrests of 13 individuals on drug-related and other charges, according to Elmore County Sheriff Bill Franklin. In the operation, Linsey Totty, 26, of Tallassee, was arrested for an outstanding warrant


Wilson Pickett Exhibit Coming to Prattville

The City of Prattville and the Prattville Creative and Performing Arts Council are pleased to host an exhibit of memorabilia of the late, great Wilson Pickett, Prattville's native son and multi-award winning Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee. This exhibit is part of the Wilson Pickett Music and Ar

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2018-03-23 17:00:36

'We're coming after you': Gun arrests part of national initiative

A Montgomery crime sweep this week that netted 15 arrests on federal gun charges is part of a national push, spearheaded by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, to reinvigorate a Bush-era crime program that imposes stricter sentences within the federal judicial system. "If you're a felon and you hav

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-03-23 19:46:46

Here's what's happening this weekend!

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are a few ideas! RATTLESNAKE RODEO - Looking for a slithering good time?Head south to Opp for the 58th annual Opp Rattlesnake Rodeo! There will be snake shows, arts and crafts, food, and much more! TOYS, TOYS, TOYS - All those old toys lying around the

WSFA - 2018-03-23 18:39:57

Suspect charged in Saturday Family Dollar robbery

A Montgomery man has been charged with robbery in connection with a Family Dollar hold-up that netted him $80 in cash. Cederick Charles Hall, 30, was arrested Wednesday. According to court documents, Hall walked into the Norman Bridge Road store around 9 a.m. on Saturday, armed with a handgun, and


15 People Arrested In Montgomery for Federal Gun Crimes

Fifteen people in Montgomery were indicted last week and arrested yesterday for illegally possessing guns, announced Louis V. Franklin, Sr., United States Attorney for the Middle District of Alabama. Nationwide, gun crimes, gangs and shootings are at an all-time high and law enforcement in the Ri


Fleeing vehicle ends with 1 arrested in Montgomery

A situation on Montgomery's west side has resulted in one person being taken into custody. According to Capt. Regina Duckett, a vehicle fled during an attempted traffic stop. The people inside the vehicle then fled from it on foot. A heavy police presence could be seen in the Cloverdale area. It is


Montgomery police issue warning to pedestrians soliciting motorists

Montgomery police have issued a reminder to the public that is it illegal for pedestrians to solicit motorists for donations, rides, or to conduct roadside fundraising under Alabama state law. According to Chief Ernest Finely, MPD has received numerous complaints expressing concerns for the safety o


Thursday police chase involved woman who was out of jail on bond

A woman has been taken into custody after backing her vehicle in a Montgomery police officer's patrol car before fleeing the scene, according to Montgomery Police Department spokeswoman Capt. Regina Duckett The incident started around 10:45 a.m. when officers responded to a disturbance between two w


24-year-old charged after Montgomery man stabbed to death

A man is facing murder charges after a 41-year-old Montgomery man was stabbed to death. According to Capt. Regina Duckett with Montgomery police, Jermaine Hoston, 24, is charged with murder. Hoston turned himself into police on Tuesday. Duckett says the charges are related to a stabbing which happen


Murder Suspect Turns Himself In

The Montgomery Police Department has arrested a Montgomery man in the stabbing death of George Tucker, 41, who was fatally wounded Friday, March 16, during a verbal dispute over a woman known to both men. MPD charged Jermaine Hoston, 24, with murder after he turned himself in to the Montgomery Po


1 dead after early morning shooting in Montgomery

Montgomery police are investigating an early morning shooting that left one person dead. According to Capt. Regina Duckett, an unidentified man was shot around 4:20 a.m. in the 900 block of West South Boulevard just outside the Travel Inn Motel. The man was transported to Baptist Medical Center Sout


Man fatally shot on West South Boulevard

A man was shot and later died early Tuesday morning in Montgomery. Authorities responded to the 900 block of West South Boulevard around 4:20 a.m. on a subject shot call, MPD Capt. Regina Duckett said in an email. The adult male was found with a life-threatening gunshot wound and transported to Ba


Tax identity theft - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Computers and the Internet have become mainstays in virtually every area of American life in the 21st century. There are tremendous benefits and conveniences to this, of course, but there are also some downsides such as the increased risk of identity theft that arises as we share more of our persona


Millbrook man convicted of dragging dog behind vehicle

For many, a pet is more than an object. Cats and dogs are often members of the family. And, like any other family member, you want them to be happy and healthy. Wochit Officers followed a 'blood trial' about a quarter of a mile long on the street and found the dog, MILLBROOK - A Millbrook man has b


Vehicle overturns after hitting parked car in Montgomery neighborhood

Montgomery residents are asking drivers to slow down after an incident in the Capitol Heights neighborhood. Tuesday night a driver hit a parked car at the intersection of North Florida Street and Windsor Avenue. As a result of the crash, the car flipped upside-down leaving the driver with non-life t