Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:29 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:29:46 GMT
McDonald's, Wendy's and other fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests Thursday as labor organizers escalate their campaign to unionize...More >>
McDonald's, Wendy's and other fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests Thursday as labor organizers escalate their campaign to unionize the...More >>
Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:25 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:25:16 GMT
It's a crime that continues to generate anger and disbelief in Montgomery and beyond- the destruction of the home of Civil Rights icon Rosa Parks. The case took center stage this Labor Day at an annualMore >>
The community is uniting to help catch the criminals who desecrated a piece of Montgomery history. The vandalism of Rosa Parks' home angered many across the city and hundreds have donated in an effort to help find those responsible. Crimestoppers is hoping a bigger reward will crack the case.More >>
ATHENS, AL (WAFF) -
A man who authorities said removed a child from a pickup truck before stealing it from an Athens gas station Sunday afternoon, has been arrested.
Steven Michael Lewter, 34, was arrested Monday night on theft and robbery charges. Investigators said he was in possession of a bus ticket to Florida.
According to police, Lewter took an eleven-year-old child out of the truck before driving off. The child is safe and no injuries were reported.
Police said the investigation remains active since the stolen truck has not been found.
Authorities are searching for a yellow 2001 Ford Ranger Edge with a University of Alabama sticker in the back window that was taken from a gas station at the corner of Highway 72 and Cloverleaf Drive.