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Police Looking For Suspects In Walmart Theft
PELHAM, AL - The Pelham Police Department is looking for suspects believed to have been involved in the theft of $3,000 worth of electronic equipment from a Pelham Walmart May 25.Recently released video footage of a black female and black male inside the Walmart is currently being enhanced by police
1 dead in shooting at Marathon Gas station
Police responded to the gas station in the 1800 block of Bessemer Road early Monday morning. According to Lt. Finny, two men stopped at the gas station to change a flat tire. While changing the tire, someone shot at the two men, striking and killing one of them.
Man shot to death while changing flat tire on Bessemer Road
Birmingham Police are investigating after a man was shot to death while changing a flat tire at a gas station on Bessemer Road.The shooting happened around 3:00 A.M. Monday at a Marathon gas station at 1800 Bessemer Road. Witnesses told police that the man had pulled into the gas station and was cha
Areal Flood Advisory Issued For Parts Of Bibb, Jefferson, And Shelby Counties Until 5:45PM
* Some locations that will experience flooding include…Birmingham, Hoover, Vestavia Hills, Alabaster, Bessemer, Homewood, Pelham, Mountain Brook, Trussville, Helena, Hueytown, Gardendale, Irondale, Leeds, Moody, Calera, Fairfield, Chelsea, Fultondale andMontevallo.
Hoover Police Investigating Pair Of Armed Robberies
HOOVER, AL - A pair of armed robberies in Hoover last week are likely related, and the Hoover Police Department is currently investigating both instances.
Felony warrant obtained against Birmingham Police Lieutenant
The Birmingham Police news release says once they learned of the allegations June 13, 2018, Lt. Williston was placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation.
Inmate recaptured, had escaped hospital through ceiling
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Deputies search for escaped inmate from UAB Hospital
The Sheriff's Office says Courtnee Austin, 39, was taken to UAB Hospital for medical treatment, then escaped from a treatment room Saturday night.
Strong Cells Moving Into The Birmingham Metro
Strong thunderstorms are moving through the eastern parts of Jefferson and the western parts of Shelby County, and is now invading the Birmingham Metropolitan Area. This cluster of storms is moving to the southwest at around 10 MPH, and the main threat will be from gusty winds up to 50 MPH and some
One killed in house fire
Birmingham, Ala.-(WIAT)- Investigators want to know what caused a deadly house fire in Birmingham on Sunday night.Firefighters were called to Brewster Road Sunday night around 9 p.m. When they arrived, they found the body of a man inside.Investigators are not sure what caused the fire.Check back fo
Shelby County DHR’s effort to prevent elder abuse - Shelby County Reporter
By Brady Talbert / Staff WriterALABASTER–Each year over 500,000 reports of elder abuse are sent into the Department of Human Resources, and for every case it is estimated that five cases go unreported. Three hundred ninety-nine of those reports were received in the Shelby County area this past year,
Alabaster likely tearing down 2 abandoned houses - Shelby County Reporter
By NEAL WAGNER / Managing EditorALABASTER– The Alabaster City Council will gather public feedback during an upcoming meeting on tearing down a pair of abandoned, dilapidated structures in the city, and likely will vote on the matter the same night.Council members will hold the public hearings during
Pelham teen charged with attempted murder - The Pelham Reporter
COLUMBIANA –A 19-year-old Pelham man was recently taken into custody after he allegedly tried to kill someone in early June.Edgar Alejandro Perez-Salazar, who lists an address at Jonathan’s Mobile Home Park, was arrested by the Pelham Police Department and charged with attempted murder on Wednesday,
Calling all stoners: Birmingham group organizing largest public smoke-out ever
"If there's many more of us, they ain't taking everybody to jail. They may take some and we're going to raise money too for the ones they do take to jail, so we can make sure that everybody is out," said Chaverst.
Search Underway For Escaped Inmate
Courtnee Austin, 39, had been taken to the hospital for emergency medical treatment. While waiting to see the doctor he escaped the treatment room. Jefferson County Sheriff's deputies along with UAB Police and Birmingham Police are conducting the search.
Man pleads guilty to paying father of 15-year-old boy to have sex with him
Billy Edwards, 63, pleaded guilty to charges of commercial sex trafficking, coercion and enticement of a minor to engage in prostitution and being a convicted felon in possession of firearms.
Areal Flood Advisory Issued For Parts Of Jefferson And Shelby Counties Until 11:00PM
* Some locations that will experience flooding include…Birmingham, Hoover, Vestavia Hills, Alabaster, Bessemer, Homewood, Pelham, Mountain Brook, Helena, Hueytown, Irondale, Leeds, Fairfield, Chelsea, Pleasant Grove, Midfield, Brighton, IndianSprings Village, Lipscomb and Harpersville.
Convicted meth dealer sentenced to 15 years - The Clanton Advertiser
By AMALIA KORTRIGHT/Staff WriterCOLUMBIANA –A Jemison man will spend 15 years in prison after he recently pleaded guilty to trafficking methamphetamine in Columbiana.Silvano Guevara-Mata, 31, who lists an address on Chilton County 123, pleaded guilty to the charge on Friday, June 8. Because Guevara-
Hung jury in trial of man accused of killing mayor's nephew
Al.com reports no verdict was reached for 25-year-old Daniel Jelks, aka Two Gunz Vito, and the trial ended in a hung jury Thursday.
Man arrested after being accused of having sex with teen
BESSEMER, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man accused of having sex with an underage girl has been arrested.Al.com reports that court records show 29-year-old Heriberto Sanchez Saldana was arrested Sunday and charge with second-degree rape. Records state Saldana engaged in sexual intercourse with a girl who