Crime

Suspect charged with capital murder in Nov. 6 shooting

2 people injured in shooting in Beauregard

2 in custody after pursuit with Montgomery police

Woman facing manslaughter charge after stabbing victim dies

  Police: 2 Dalraida homes damaged by gunfire

Police arrest suspect for stealing beer from Opelika grocery store, searching for second suspect

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Opelika Police Department releases surveillance photos of Walmart theft suspect

Monday shooting leaves 1 injured in Montgomery

UPDATE: Man whose body found in a ditch in Valley identified

Juvenile seriously injured in Montgomery shooting

Suspect arrested after standoff in Luverne

Montgomery man shot, killed early Friday morning

Suspects sought in multiple business burglaries

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two business burglaries in Ramer and Pike Road.

  Appellate court to review former Montgomery officer’s manslaughter conviction

The Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals is closer to reviewing the manslaughter case of former Montgomery police officer Cody Smith.

Man shot in Montgomery Tuesday night

Police say the man sustained a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

Suspect charged after Family Dollar employee robbed

A man is facing charges after court records say an employee of a Family Dollar store in Montgomery was robbed.

Enterprise restaurant damaged in fire, suspect charged with arson

27-year-old killed in Macon County identified; 2 arrested

  ‘We’re going to put your ass in jail’: Police chief addresses crime in Montgomery, new initiative

Auburn man arrested on five felony warrants, charged with possession of child pornography

Homicide investigation underway in Macon County

Wetumpka police searching for laundromat burglary suspect

Reward being offered in June murder of Opelika man

CrimeStoppers is offering a reward for information leading to an arrest in the June murder of 30-year-old Nealious Mario Hodge.

UPDATE: Arrest after man shot and killed at Captain D’s in Birmingham

Police say they received a call Sunday and arriving officers found a man lying on the ground who had been shot in the chest.

Search underway in Greenville for suspect in car chase

The search for a suspect involved in a car chase is underway, Greenville Police Chief Justin Lovvorn said.

  Decatur detective gets phone call that solves decades old murder

After Whited provided specific details in the case, they made contact with him in person, where he took detectives to the crime scene on George Russell Road.

  Police: Wanted suspects followed victim from store, stole new Xbox at gunpoint

Millbrook police are searching for two men wanted for an armed robbery.

  Montgomery homicide victim was teacher at MPS school

A man who was killed in Montgomery this week was employed at Goodwyn Middle School.

Shooting at Eufaula business leaves man in critical condition

The shooting happened a business located in the 500 block of South Eufaula Avenue.

Homicide investigation opened after body found in Montgomery

Montgomery police have opened their 57th homicide investigation after finding a body Wednesday evening.

Retired judge appointed to preside over Lee County DA’s ethics case

The Alabama Supreme Court has appointed retired Colbert County Judge Pamela Baschab to preside over Lee County District Attorney Brandon Hughes’ ethics case.

Decatur Police: Man confesses to 1995 cold case murder

The case has been revisited several times in search for leads.

North Alabama man pleads guilty in $41M health care scheme

The plea agreement states Hankins was part of the health care scheme being run out of North Alabama Pain Services (NAPS), led by Mark Murphy and his wife Jennifer Murphy.

Prattville armed robbery suspect arrested in Montgomery

A Montgomery man has been arrested and charged with armed robbery, according to the Prattville Police Department.

Andalusia fatal shooting victim identified

Andalusia police say it is a murder case.

  4 arrested after Krispy Kreme van burglary investigation

Four suspects have been arrested following a vehicle burglary investigation, according to the Montgomery Police Department.

Suspect charged in Montgomery murder from October

Rashaud Monta is charged with murder in the shooting death of Kevontae Blount.

Death investigation underway in Andalusia

Someone was found dead on George Street in Andalusia.

14 people arrested in West Alabama as part of human trafficking investigation

Officers arrested 14 people on a total of 19 charges. Seven of the 19 charges were Class A and Class B felonies.

Montgomery man charged in hit-and-run that left motorcyclist injured

Santos Lopez, 26, is charged with first-degree assault and leaving the scene of an accident involving injury or death.

  Victim in Ann Street shooting was inside vehicle, affidavit says

Court documents revealed more information about a shooting on Ann Street that left a man dead Friday.

  Selma mayor’s home shot into Saturday evening

It is currently unclear if it was a stray bullet or if the mayor’s home was being targeted.

  Suspect charged, victim identified in Ann Street shooting

Police and fire medics responded to the 900 block of Ann Street at 2:08 p.m. where they found a man who had been shot. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Man charged with early morning Troy rape, armed robbery

An 18-year-old man has been arrested and is facing multiple charges after a 911 call early Friday morning about an armed home intruder, according to the Troy Police Department.

Man charged with human trafficking after traffic stop

A man is facing human trafficking charges after a traffic stop earlier this month, troopers say.

1 arrested after Oct. 31 shooting in Eastdale Mall parking lot

An arrest has been made in an Oct. 31 shooting that happened in the parking lot of Eastdale Mall, according to court documents.

Man charged with assault after victim’s jaw fractured

A man is facing assault charges in Montgomery after a victim’s jaw was fractured.

Four arrested trying to smuggle contraband into Lee County Detention Center

Four people are finding themselves inside the detention center they were attempting to smuggle contraband into.

Woman who cost parents custody of their children headed to prison

Several victims said Thursday that Brandy Murrah’s deceit cost them custody of their children because she purposely reported incorrect drug test findings.

Suspect wanted in Opelika for theft of property from business on 2nd Ave.

A suspect is wanted in Opelika for felony theft of property.

Man arrested in Montgomery business robbery charged in multiple cases

A man has been arrested in connection with several robberies that happened this year, according to the Montgomery Police Department.

Dothan man charged with 50 counts of child pornography

A Dothan man has been arrested on multiple child pornography counts.

  1 seriously injured in shooting on busy Montgomery street

Montgomery police are investigating a Thursday morning shooting that left one person with life-threatening injuries.

Inmate killed in assault at Bullock prison

Dwight Campbell, a 48-year-old inmate at Bullock Correctional Facility in Union Springs, died Monday.

Montgomery police searching for theft suspect

Felics Daniel is wanted in connection to multiple theft investigations.

Suspect charged in Montgomery robbery

Pablo Gastelum is charged with first-degree robbery.

Man faces child porn charges after officers raid his home

A Dale County man charged with possessing child pornography posted bond Monday night.

Millbrook police warn of uptick in property crimes

Police say most of the complaints have been in the northern portion of the city.

Penske rental truck stolen in Montgomery

The Montgomery Police Department is currently investigating the theft of a Penske 26-foot rental truck.

Vehicle stolen from Prattville dealership

The Prattville Police Department is investigating a theft from a local car dealership.

  Lee County DA now faces charges in 2 counties

Lee County District Attorney Brandon Hughes, 46, is now facing charges in both Lee and Montgomery counties.

Montgomery police investigating 2 fatal shootings

The Montgomery Police Department has opened two unrelated homicide investigations after shootings on Friday and Saturday.

Police: Multiple vehicle chases end with man’s arrest

A man is facing charges after Tuskegee police say he led them on multiple pursuits Sunday morning.

  Chief: Montgomery Police Department’s headquarters vandalized with ‘small ax’

Upon arrival, officers observed the suspect making entry into police headquarters.

Limestone County teen who confessed to killing family members faces capital murder charges

A 15 year old accused of killing his family in Limestone County last year will be charged as an adult.

ADOC records: Mike Hubbard transferred to Kilby prison infirmary

Former Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard has been transferred to the Kilby Correctional Facility infirmary from Draper Correctional Facility, according to Alabama Department of Corrections records.

Auburn police arrest suspect on first-degree rape charge

Johnny Thornton Jr., 53, of Mobile is charged with first-degree rape.

  Man found dead on Highway 31 had been shot, Montgomery police say

A man whose body was found Thursday afternoon at the river bridge on Highway 31 between Montgomery and Prattville was shot to death, authorities say.

  Alabama, Terminix enter $60M settlement after state investigation

Attorney General Steve Marshall announced a $60 million settlement Thursday between Alabama and Terminix International, a major termite inspection company.

  Former Alabama speaker transferred to prison for sentence

Former Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard has been moved to a state prison to serve time for his ethics convictions.

Suspect wanted in Andalusia caught in Florida

Andalusia police say a man wanted in Andalusia has been caught in Florida.

Montgomery man gets prison for string of 2016 armed robberies

A Montgomery man will spend years in federal prison after being sentenced for committing multiple armed robberies in 2016, according to U.S. Attorney Louis Franklin Sr. of the Middle District of Alabama, as well as FBI Special Agent in Charge James Jewell.

2 sought for Prattville burglary, arson of home

The incident happened around 1 p.m. on Oct. 26 and involved two unidentified men who were driving a white Infiniti I35.

Deatsville man sentenced for possession of child pornography

An Elmore County man has been sentenced to serve six-and-a-half years in prison after pleading guilty to child pornography charges from 2019.

Alabama woman sentenced to 723 years of prison on sex abuse charges

Lisa Marie Lesher, 41 years old of Carrollton, Georgia, formerly of Falkville, Alabama, was sentenced on November 2nd to serve 723 years in prison for sexually abusing her daughter and stepdaughter.

$2,000 reward offered for tips in Park Towne Way homicide case

The reward is being offered by Central Alabama CrimeStoppers and a Montgomery city councilman.

Reward offered for information in fatal shooting of Montgomery woman

Montgomery police are searching for a suspect in the death of Sandra Smith.

CrimeStopper tips leads to arrest of multi-state fugitive

Central Alabama CrimeStoppers says a man wanted in multiple states, including in Alabama, has been arrested.

  Man arrested after 1 killed, 1 injured in Prattville shooting

Prattville police say a man is facing charges after a shooting left one person dead and one injured Sunday.

Couple facing more than a dozen additional sex charges

The Dale County Sheriff’s Office says additional charges have been filed against a Dale County couple involved in the alleged abuse of a child under 12.