Crime

Byron Lynn Roberts Arrested

Byron Lynn Roberts Arrested
December 15, 2013
Crime

Byron Lynn Roberts, 49, of Rogersville has been arrested in Athens for stealing 70 cartons of cigarettes. The Limestone County …Read More

Kiss & Kill?

Kiss & Kill?
December 14, 2013
Crime

Last month two Cold Spring High School students were reprimanded for a public display of affection. An administrator at the …Read More

St. Joseph Man Arrested for Dealing Meth

St. Joseph Man Arrested for Dealing Meth
December 14, 2013
Crime

A St. Joseph man was arrested Friday on several traffic and drug charges. When an officer stopped Rusty Scott Trasher …Read More

Elderly Exploitation?

Elderly Exploitation?
December 13, 2013
Crime

Jennifer Ann Lunsford, 41, is in jail on outstanding warrants and drug charges; now she’s been accused of getting money …Read More

Two County Fugitive Chase

Two County Fugitive Chase
December 13, 2013
Crime

Breaking: Pursuits ends with wrecked vehicle; one in custody. Officers with the Florence Police Department and US Marshall Fugitive Task …Read More

Alleged Rape on UNA Campus

Alleged Rape on UNA Campus
December 10, 2013
Crime

From UNA Chief Bob Pastula commenting on woman found dazed and hurt on UNA campus Sunday, December 8th: “The driver …Read More

Scott Carter: Dead After Car Chase

Scott Carter: Dead After Car Chase
December 8, 2013
Crime

A suspect involved in a Saturday homicide may be in the Birmingham area. Madison County deputies are searching for Scott …Read More

Who Was Greg Smith’s Accomplice?

Who Was Greg Smith’s Accomplice?
December 7, 2013
Crime

Former Franklin County commissioner Gregory Wayne Smith has been arrested for Theft by Deception. Smith, 45 and a one term …Read More

“Bree” Rutland’s Private Gambling Tweets?

“Bree” Rutland’s Private Gambling Tweets?
December 6, 2013
Crime

Brioni “Bree” Rutland was rumored to be heavily into gambling. Whether a major Shoals bookie or just a regular player …Read More

Karen Morgan Convicted of Elder Exploitation

Karen Morgan Convicted of Elder Exploitation
December 6, 2013
Crime

Karen Marinae Morgan, 29 Fox Fire Drive, Florence, pleaded guilty to one count of elder exploitation and was sentenced to …Read More

Repeaters: New Arrest for Jerry Benjamin Crowden

Repeaters: New Arrest for Jerry Benjamin Crowden
December 6, 2013
Crime

From Muscle Shoals Police: INMATE NAME: JERRY BENJAMIN CROWDEN CITY: FLORENCE, ALABAMA ARREST DATE/TIME: 11/23/13 5:47 PM CHARGES: 13A-6-24 RECKLESS …Read More

Jeremy Leshun Williams–Bond Revoked

Jeremy Leshun Williams–Bond Revoked
December 5, 2013
Crime

Name: Jeremy Leshun Williams Victim: Brioni Jamaal Rutland, 27, of Tuscumbia Age: 29 (b. 4/27/84) Address: 117 East Hawthorne Street …Read More

Athens Duo Arrested for Meth Manufacture

Athens Duo Arrested for Meth Manufacture
December 5, 2013
Crime

On Tuesday afternoon, Athens police officer Brandon Colburn stopped a vehicle at U.S. 31 and Freeman Drive after noticing suspicious …Read More

Four Lives: Lost or Changed Forever

Four Lives: Lost or Changed Forever
December 4, 2013
Crime

Brioni Jamaal Rutland, 27. A Deshler High School grauduate, he held the State 4A record of longest kick off return …Read More

Lonell Hankens Shot in Ongoing Dispute

Lonell Hankens Shot in Ongoing Dispute
December 3, 2013
Crime

Lonell D. Hankens, 31, of Tuscumbia (pictured) has been shot in an early Tuesday morning altercation and airlifted to Huntsville …Read More

Williams’ Cousin to be Charged as Accomplice in Rutland Murder?

Williams’ Cousin to be Charged as Accomplice in Rutland Murder?
December 3, 2013
Crime

A source close to the Tuscumbia Police Department has confirmed that a cousin of Jeremy LeShun Williams has been questioned …Read More

Bree Rutland Murdered Over Football Pool?

Bree Rutland Murdered Over Football Pool?
December 2, 2013
Crime

  Pools on football games or other sports are common in today’s offices, as well as fraternities, and just about …Read More

Where & Why Was Bree Rutland Murdered?

Where & Why Was Bree Rutland Murdered?
November 30, 2013
Crime

Local authorities have a suspect in custody and hope to answer both the questions of where and why Brioni Jamaal …Read More

Bree Rutland: Disappeared Between Deshler and Krystal

Bree Rutland: Disappeared Between Deshler and Krystal
November 29, 2013
Crime

The morning of Tuesday, November 26th, Brioni Jamaal Rutland was at Deshler High School assisting with the athletic program. Around …Read More

Brioni Jamaal Rutland–5K Reward–Car Reported Found

Brioni Jamaal Rutland–5K Reward–Car Reported Found
November 28, 2013
Crime

Brioni Jamaal Rutland, 27, is missing from Tuscumbia, Alabama. Rutland, who played football at Desher, was reportedly driving a gold …Read More

Lawrenceburg Man Threatens to “Shoot Up” College

Lawrenceburg Man Threatens to “Shoot Up” College
November 27, 2013
Crime

James Robert Burdick, 24, fought with his wife Monday. That may not be unusual for some couples, but Burdick carried …Read More

Clem to be Resentenced

Clem to be Resentenced
November 26, 2013
Crime

Opening statements began Tuesday in the rape trial of Austin Smith Clem, 25, of Limestone County. Clem is accused of …Read More

Copper Theft

Copper Theft
November 24, 2013
Crime

    Last week, Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department detectives spotted a small car bearing Alabama license plates parked off the …Read More

New Arrest for John Wesley Akin–Update

New Arrest for John Wesley Akin–Update
November 23, 2013
Crime

John Wesley Akin of Florence was arrested on July 8th in Morgan County and charged with heroin trafficking (bottom right). …Read More