Crime

Man, teen injured in shooting Saturday afternoon

A man and a teenager were injured in a shooting on Queensbury Drive in Montgomery.

  New Selma gunshot ordinance adds stiffer penalties for violators

  Police: Family Dollar clerk pulls gun on men armed with swords

Vehicle pursuit suspect shot by UAH police

Arrest after man reportedly exposes self at Opelika park

Burglary suspect in custody after Montgomery County manhunt

  2 arrested, 1 dead after chase ends with crash into Coosa River

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  Man injured in shooting Friday morning

Felon charged after possessing firearm, using it during altercation

  1 dies, 3 rescued after car crashes into river during police chase

Montgomery woman turns self in after being featured on CrimeStoppers

  Governor authorizes former parole board chair to gather agency information

Convicted felon charged with attempted murder in Tuskegee shooting

Man arrested on sex crime charges, police searching for other victims

Law enforcement officials say an 18-year-old is facing multiple sex charges involving children.

Police: Man charged after shooting, damaging car

Montgomery police have charged a 39-year-old man with shooting into a vehicle and causing damage.

Suspect charged with murder in Monday shooting

A suspect has been charged in a Montgomery homicide, according to court documents.

  1999 cold case arrest renews hope, interest in local unsolved cases

District Attorney Randall Houston is looking for the same spark in two high-profile cold cases in his circuit, which covers Elmore, Autauga, and Chilton Counties.

  Wife defends south AL double murder suspect

Opelika police hoping for new leads in cold case of woman’s 2000 murder

2 suspects sought in armed robbery of Dothan gas station

Federal indictment handed down for social media threat

Montgomery woman wanted in theft investigation

  Wife defends Alabama man charged in ’99 double killing

  West Virginia man found guilty in infant’s rape, murder; jury recommends no mercy

It took the jury two hours to find the man guilty of multiple charges in the 2016 death of a 10-month-old girl.

2 arrested in drug distribution investigation in Selma

A man and a woman were arrested in an ongoing narcotics distribution investigation.

Graphic attempted murder case to be tried in federal court

In court, surveillance video was played and it showed the defendant allegedly shooting a man at least four times, pistol-whipping the victim, then stomping his head into the pavement multiple times.

  ‘Mama June’ was treated like any other suspect, AL sheriff says

Macon County Sheriff Andre Brunson wasn’t familiar with June Shannon, aka ‘Mama June,’ when she was booked into his jail Wednesday, but when the phones started ringing off the wall, he knew she wasn’t an ordinary arrest.

Two Opelika juveniles arrested on robbery charges in Auburn

A pair of juveniles in Auburn have been arrested on charges of robbery after allegedly taking part in an early morning convenience store robbery.

Massachusetts child rape case fugitive found in Alabama

Putting nearly 1,200 miles between himself and law enforcement in Bristol County, Massachusetts, wasn’t far enough away, it turns out, for fugitive Brian Jesus Jackson.

  Montgomery doctor charged with 26 counts in new indictment

The indictment also accuses Stehl of forming a shell company to launder money from his practice.

  Machete-wielding clerk fends off knife-wielding suspects at AL gas station

A robbery turned into a knife fight, inside and outside a Huntsville gas station.

Investigators release photos of burglary suspect who hit same store twice

Montgomery police are asking the public for help in finding an unknown burglary suspect.

  DNA match from genealogy site leads to arrest in 1999 Alabama slayings

In April 2018, the nation tuned in to hear California law enforcement describe how they made an arrest in the infamous Golden State serial killer cold cases of the 1970s and 1980s. Among those watching was Ozark Police Chief Marlos Walker.

Man, 28, killed in Montgomery homicide

A Monday afternoon shooting on Montgomery’s Taylor Street has claimed the life of a 28-year-old man, according to the Montgomery Police Department.

  Reality star ‘Mama June,’ boyfriend arrested in Alabama

Reality TV star June Shannon from the popular shows “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” and “From Not to Hot,” as well as her boyfriend, have been arrested in Alabama.

Opelika man arrested after early morning shooting on Commerce Dr. in Auburn

An Opelika man is behind bars after being taken into custody following an early morning shooting.

Man charged in cold case murders of Dothan teens

A man, whom police say is linked by DNA to the 1999 murders of two high school students, faces capital murder and rape charges in their deaths.

State inmate killed in stabbing, second in a week at Bibb County Correctional Facility

A state inmate was killed in a stabbing at the Bibb County Correctional Facility in Brent and a suspect has been identified.

  Missing 2-year-old found dead in Minnesota; father in custody

An off-duty public works employee found what is believed to be the toddler's body inside a blanket off the shoulder of the highway.

  2, including juvenile, injured in Montgomery shooting

Police responded to the 5800 block of Eagle Circle where they found two people who’d suffered gunshot wounds.

Montgomery man charged with multiple sex crimes

A Montgomery man has been arrested after Millbrook police said he was having sexual relations with a minor.

Inmate riot subdued at Covington County Jail

The Covington County Sheriff’s Office had to bring a small riot under control Friday while officers were attempting to transfer inmates.

  Butler County juvenile probation officer arrested on felony charges

A juvenile probation officer in Butler County has been arrested on three felony charges. Terry Lewis surrendered Friday morning at the Butler County Jail.

5 arrested in Butler County robbery case

Butler County Sheriff Danny Bond says the alleged crime involved a deal gone bad over a weapon.

Prattville credit card theft suspects sought

The card was then fraudulently used at Office Depot to buy $2,400 worth of gift cards.

Childersburg Work Release escapee recaptured

Casey Daniel Cook has been taken into custody after escaping from his work release center Thursday night.

Third body found in search for 3 missing Georgians

One person was arrested Wednesday in connection to the disappearance of three people and death of two of them, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. Willacoochee.

  Paroled inmate accused in February shooting appears in court

Justin Webster, 28, appeared in Montgomery District Court Wednesday on a single manslaughter charge for the shooting death of Kendrick Campbell.

  Covington County sheriff fires 3 correctional officers

The violations weren’t criminal in nature but a case of not paying attention on the job, the sheriff said.

Montgomery school shooting suspect waives preliminary hearing

Michael Woods' case will be bound over to a grand jury after he waived a preliminary hearing.

1 charged after fellow inmate stabbed to death at AL prison

ADOC spokesman Bob Horton said inmate Quinton Ashaad Few, 27, was fatally stabbed by another inmate inside the facility around 2 p.m. Tuesday.

2 in custody, 1 at large in Alabama Select Spirit Stores thefts

Two suspects have been arrested in connection to thefts from Alabama Select Spirit Stores. One suspect is still at large.

Arrest in south AL burned body murder investigation

An arrest has been made in a gruesome murder case, according to Coffee County District Attorney Tom Anderson.

Sex offender ruling could mean less information for police

A federal court ruling could strike down parts of Alabama’s sex offender law. A recent federal ruling says convicted sex offenders may not have to give internet provider information, instant messages or email addresses to law enforcement.

Auburn police investigating attempted armed robbery on S. College St. near AU campus

An attempted armed robbery of a business near Auburn University’s campus has the school’s Department of Campus Safety and Security alerting students to be aware of their surroundings.

AU sends out alert after report of attempted armed robbery

An alert message was sent out by Auburn University Wednesday night after an attempted robbery was reported.

  Coaches and parents in college admissions scheme find jobs in danger

At a brief court appearance Wednesday, a judge allowed Lori Loughlin to be released on $1 million bond and travel to the area around Vancouver, Canada, to work but otherwise imposed strict travel restrictions.

20-year-old arrested, charged in attempted murder investigation

The Selma Police Department arrested a man Monday and charged him in a February shooting investigation that left another man with life-threatening injuries.

AL inmate on hunger strike transferred to different prison

The Alabama Department of Corrections has transferred a prisoner who was said to be on hunger strike to a new facility.

Alabama State Trooper arrested on multiple drug charges

Tuesday, agents with the Alabama State Bureau of Investigation arrested ALEA Trooper Stephen Langham on six felony charges.

Teen charged in Montgomery arson investigation

A teenager has been arrested and is being charged as an adult after a building fire on Sunday.

Alabama man convicted of killing in 2013 robbery

An Alabama man has been convicted in the 2013 shooting death of a man during a robbery

  Father accused of taking AK-47 to FL school after son said teacher ‘slammed him’

The father reportedly told police he didn’t intend to hurt anyone with the gun, saying he carries it for protection and forgot he had it on him.

  Newborn left to die in 1981 identified by DNA; mother charged in South Dakota

After 38 years, police used DNA tests and genealogy to help arrest the suspected mother of a newborn left to die on the side of a South Dakota road.

Man sustains non-life-threatening injuries in afternoon shooting

Police say a man has non-life-threatening injuries after he was shot Tuesday afternoon.

Zambian air force pilot killed in Millbrook hit-and-run

The man who was killed in a March 2 Millbrook hit-and-run has been identified as a Zambian student who was studying at Air University.

Suspect charged in assault that left victim with chemical burns

An 18-year-old woman has been charged in an assault that left the victim with chemical burns.

47 arrests at River Falls traffic checkpoint

That’s equivalent to nearly 10 percent of the town’s population of 500 residents. But to be clear, the town’s residents aren’t exactly the ones catching the attention of police.

Illegal immigrant charged with rape, sexual abuse, resisting arrest in Marshall County

On Monday, David Ramirez Gonzalez was arrested for rape, sexual abuse, and resisting arrest in Marshall County.

Suspect, 18, charged for gunpoint robbery in Montgomery

An 18-year-old is facing felony charges after Montgomery police say he robbed two people at gunpoint.

Man who allegedly threatened Google arrested in California

The YouTuber allegedly drove across the country in order to confront Google officials, telling police he’d get violent if the visit didn’t go well.

3 men wanted in thefts from multiple ABC stores

Authorities from across our area are searching for three men accused of stealing from Alabama Beverage Control stores, according to CrimeStoppers.

2017 Lee High School shooting suspect faces 5-count indictment

Quinterrious Lavon Norman was just 16-years-old when he was arrested for shooting fellow Lee H.S. student Tesse Desmet on March 16, 2017.

  Victim in homicide near Montgomery school identified; Reward offered

The woman whose body was found Monday morning near the campus of Carver Elementary School in Montgomery has been identified.

Suspect indicted for 92-year-old Montgomery woman’s brutal murder

A Montgomery man will now stand trial for reportedly beating a 92-year-old woman to death in 2017.

Execution date set for inmate convicted of preacher’s death

Alabama has set an April execution date for an inmate convicted in the 1991 killing of a preacher

AL inmate cites 'cruel and unusual punishment’ for hunger strike

An inmate in one of Alabama’s prisons is on a hunger strike, protesting what he says is ADOC’s violation of his rights and “cruel and unusual punishment,”

Young girl found dead inside duffel bag near California trail identified

The search for the girl’s identity began after her body was found partially concealed in a black duffel bag and dumped down an embankment.

Man found guilty in adopted son’s murder inspired by Oscar-winning movie ‘Manchester by the Sea’

The main character in "Manchester by the Sea" learns he cannot be prosecuted for killing his children, following an accidental house fire.

Man who fled state after murder convicted

A man who fled the state after a 2016 homicide has been convicted, Montgomery County District Attorney Daryl Bailey announced.

Man convicted in 2016 attempted murder case

A Montgomery man has been found guilty of attempted murder and discharging a firearm into an occupied vehicle in 2016.