Crime

Prison Update: Oliver Brazelle

Prison Update: Oliver Brazelle
January 24, 2016
Crime

Earlier this month, Oliver Brazelle was returned to Lauderdale Circuit Court where he was transferred to Community Corrections. The 81 …Read More

Michael Wade Logan’s Rap Sheet Now Includes Murder of His Child

Michael Wade Logan’s Rap Sheet Now Includes Murder of His Child
January 23, 2016
Crime

Michael Wade Logan, 29, formerly of Leighton, has a rap sheet for theft and receiving stolen goods in Franklin County. …Read More

Former Madison County Deputy Pleads Guilty To Lying Under Oath To Obstruct Investigation Into Beating

Former Madison County Deputy Pleads Guilty To Lying Under Oath To Obstruct Investigation Into Beating
January 21, 2016
Crime

Press Release: HUNTSVILLE – Former Madison County Sheriff’s Deputy Justin Watson, 31, pleaded guilty today to obstructing a federal investigation …Read More

Jail Update: Andrew Daniel Scott

Jail Update: Andrew Daniel Scott
January 17, 2016
Crime

According to a source at the Lauderdale County Detention Center, Andrew Daniel Scott was released from that facility on January …Read More

Prison Spotlight: John Wesley Akin

Prison Spotlight: John Wesley Akin
January 14, 2016
Crime

According to the Alabama Department of Corrections, John Wesley Akin has been granted a “jail time credit” of 545 days …Read More

Chase Capley Trial Delayed Until March

Chase Capley Trial Delayed Until March
January 12, 2016
Crime

Robert Chase Capley, 21, was scheduled to be tried in Lauderdale Circuit Court on Monday. Due to a postponement, Capley …Read More

Lawrence Co., TN, District Attorney on Prosecution Policy

Lawrence Co., TN, District Attorney on Prosecution Policy
January 11, 2016
Crime

Press Release: This is a message I just received from a friend on Facebook: “My hope is that Mr. ****** …Read More

DO GUNS KILL?

January 11, 2016
Crime

January 11, 2016, This article was a letter to the editor in the Hartford Courant March 19th 2013. I was …Read More

David Curtis Wood Captured

David Curtis Wood Captured
January 10, 2016
Crime

David Curtis Wood, 58, escaped from a Camden, Alabama, work release center last June. Wood was serving a 999 year …Read More

Whitney Lynn Whitaker Gets “Youthful Offender”

Whitney Lynn Whitaker Gets “Youthful Offender”
January 9, 2016
Crime

The trial of Whitney Lynn Whitaker is scheduled for March. Whitaker, 19, was indicted in August on charges of reckless …Read More

Update on George Soule’ III Parole Hearing

Update on George Soule’ III Parole Hearing
January 9, 2016
Crime

George (Trey) Soule’ III is currently serving a 25 year sentence at the Decatur Work Release Center for a Lauderdale …Read More

Grandmother Mistakes “Baby Daddy” for McBurger

Grandmother Mistakes “Baby Daddy” for McBurger
January 8, 2016
Crime

Tyann Blackburn Carter Harrison of Florence was charged earlier this week for stabbing the father of one of her daughter’s …Read More

Holland Elkins Arrested in Lauderdale

Holland Elkins Arrested in Lauderdale
January 6, 2016
Crime

Holland Noah Elkins was arrested on December 23, 2015, for Felony Domestic Violence. At that time the Florence man was …Read More

Jail Spotlight: Gerald Winston Surratt Jr.

Jail Spotlight: Gerald Winston Surratt Jr.
January 6, 2016
Crime

Repeater Gerald Winston Surratt Jr., 29, of Florence was arrested earlier this week on felony charges of third degree burglary …Read More

David Ros Back on Probation

David Ros Back on Probation
January 6, 2016
Crime

David Ros of Florence, a one-time associate of convicted heroin trafficker John Wesley Akin, appeared in Lauderdale Circuit Court on …Read More

TimesDaily in Error on Holloway Indictment

TimesDaily in Error on Holloway Indictment
January 5, 2016
Crime

A recent list of the Lauderdale County December Indictments in the TimesDaily included the following entry: A source at the …Read More

TBI Seeking Information in 1980 Double Homicide Investigation

TBI Seeking Information in 1980 Double Homicide Investigation
January 2, 2016
Crime

Press Release: The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a subject wanted for questioning in …Read More

Prison Spotlight: Oliver Brazelle

Prison Spotlight: Oliver Brazelle
January 2, 2016
Crime

Oliver Brazelle, 81, is currently housed in the Bibb County Correctional Facility. The former Sheffield youth minister is serving a …Read More

John Wesley Akin Accepts Plea Deal for 20 Years

John Wesley Akin Accepts Plea Deal for 20 Years
December 31, 2015
Crime

John Wesley Akin, 27, accepted a 20 year plea deal on drug trafficking charges on December 8th, 2015. Akin is …Read More

Drug Scam Reached Winston County

Drug Scam Reached Winston County
December 31, 2015
Crime

Press Release: BIRMINGHAM – A Jasper pharmacist and one of his pharmacy technicians turned themselves in to Federal Drug Enforcement …Read More

Decatur Man Indicted for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, Misuse of a Social Security Number and Identity Theft

Decatur Man Indicted for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, Misuse of a Social Security Number and Identity Theft
December 31, 2015
Crime

Press Release: A federal grand jury today indicted a Decatur man for failing to register as a sex offender and …Read More

IRS Employee Charged in $1 Million ID Theft Tax Fraud Scheme

IRS Employee Charged in $1 Million ID Theft Tax Fraud Scheme
December 27, 2015
Crime

Press Release: Federal officials today announced arrests and charges in a stolen identity tax-refund scheme believed to involve more than …Read More

40 YEARS FOR RAPE OF A CHILD

40 YEARS FOR RAPE OF A CHILD
December 24, 2015
Crime

Press Release: Judge Stella Hargrove sentenced William Douglas Farr, 71, a Lawrence County man, to 40 years today for one …Read More

50 YEARS FOR AGGRAVATED RAPE OF A CHILD

50 YEARS FOR AGGRAVATED RAPE OF A CHILD
December 21, 2015
Crime

From Giles Co. District Atty: After a four day jury trial, Anthony Blackwell ,27, was found Guilty of Aggravated Rape …Read More

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