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Hartford woman shot and killed a man attempting to break into her home

Geneva County Sheriff Tony Helms told WDHN that just after 8 p.m. June 23, emergency responders arrived at a rural home on County Road 69, outside of Hartford.

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2018-06-24 16:32:29

Man commits suicide after domestic dispute in Tallahassee

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL)- A man committed suicide after a domestic dispute in the 15000 block of Blountstown Highway in Tallahassee.According to the Leon County Sheriff's Office, around 6:30 p.m. Saturday, deputies responded to a domestic dispute.

WTXL.COM - 2018-06-24 17:56:00

Results of fatal Hartford shooting investigation to be presented to grand jury

The results of an investigation into a fatal shooting north of Hartford Saturday night will be presented to a grand jury, Geneva County Sheriff Tony Helms said.Helms said a woman shot and killed a man who she said was beating on the door of her home on County Road 85 about a mile south of the Housto

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-06-24 21:45:00

Three killed, one from Donalsonville, in Florida traffic collision

A person from Donalsonville, Ga., was among three people killed Sunday in a two-vehicle collision in Calhoun County, Fla.

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-06-24 23:44:00

Man shot, taken into custody after police involved shooting

Other agencies responding to the scene were the Dale, Henry, and Houston County Sheriffs Offices.

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2018-06-23 16:52:59

ALEA investigating Midland City shooting

“While the situation was being evaluated by law enforcement, the suspect confronted officers at the scene and was brandishing a handgun,” according to the post. “He pointed it at the police officers and he was shot one time.”

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-06-23 21:46:00

Tallahassee man leaves girlfriend with collapsed lung after argument

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL)- A Tallahassee man faces domestic battery charges after hitting his girlfriend, causing her lung to collapse, over a dispute on who was going to feed their child.Blair Brown, 26, was arrested by the Leon County Sheriff's Office on Friday.On June 18, deputies responded to Che

WTXL.COM - 2018-06-23 15:17:00

Child dies in Samson hit-and-run

Samson Police Department is investigating a hit-and-run that left a child dead.According to a press release, the department received a call about 6:54 p.m. Friday about a child hit on South Johnson Street.Bystanders were doing CPR when officers arrived. The child was pronounced dead at Wiregrass Hos

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-06-23 23:10:00

Geneva County woman kills man during apparent home invasion attempt

Helms said initial indications are the homeowner repeatedly told the man to leave. When he refused, and kept banging on her door, she shot him.

WTVY.COM - 2018-06-23 21:40:00

BREAKING NEWS: 4-year-old killed in hit-and-run

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Man shot by police officer during a Midland City standoff

Dothan, AL (WTVY)-An apparent domestic incident early Saturday ended when police shot a man who had barricaded himself inside a Midland City home.When the man later pointed a handgun at officers he was shot by a Dothan police supervisor, investigators said. Dothan Special Response Team members and o


Two armed robberies 'targeting women' happen in broad daylight

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One injured in apparent officer-involved shooting in Midland City

Law-enforcement agencies from Midland city, Dale County, Houston County, Henry County, and the City of Dothan responded to the incident. The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency is expected to investigate the incident. More details could become available soon.

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-06-23 15:53:00

Two Dothan men arrested for burglary, fraudulent use of credit card

Jared Michael Manuel, 35, and Anthony Bert Hughes, 42, both of Dothan, face burglary and fraudulent use of credit card charges.


Dothan man arrested on child sexual abuse charge

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PCBPD: Alabama Man Raped Unconscious Woman on Beach Chair

Panama City Beach, Fla. - A Eufaula, Ala. man raped an unconscious woman in front of a crowd of people behind the Sterling Breeze condo on Panama City Beach, according to a news release from the Panama City Beach Police Department.


A quiet neighborhood is shaken up - Two women robbed at knifepoint

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -Randy McDaniel, 53, has lived in the Cloverdale neighborhood all his life, but knew something was wrong when he saw police activity over the past couple of days.Once he heard the details, his first instinct was to come up with new safety measures for him and those around him."We


Identity Theft on the rise in Dothan

A string of car break-ins has Dothan Police on the hunt. Dothan Police believe Lay William Joseph Jr maybe behind a multi-state crime ring. Multiple victims have been hit with Identity Fraud. The thieves are looking for debit cards, checks, and social security cards. Make sure you are storing all pe


Dothan Utilities is ready to get down and dirty with new vehicle

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) --Dothan Utilities has had one item on their Christmas list for the past few years.Although it may be summertime, you won’t hear anyone complaining about their new toy.The Dothan City Commission authorized the purchase of a new Marsh Master for Dothan's Sewer Department.The vehic


Trade rifts potentially affecting Wiregrass products

HEADLAND, Ala. (WTVY) --A global trade rift is at hand.As of Friday, the European union is enforcing tariffs on $3.4 billion in U.S. products.All in retaliation to duties the Trump Administration placed on European steel and aluminum."I think it sounds much worse than it really will be.." says Myron