Crime

Athens Mom Arrested After Toddler Consumes Entire Bag of Meth

Athens Mom Arrested After Toddler Consumes Entire Bag of Meth
November 17, 2017
Crime

An Athens woman has been arrested in LImestone County and charged with the Chemical Endangerment of a Child after her …Read More

Scotty Simpson Arrested for SORNA Violation

Scotty Simpson Arrested for SORNA Violation
November 17, 2017
Crime

Scotty Dewayne Simpson was convicted in Franklin County in 2003 of the First Degree Sexual Abuse of a 12 year …Read More

Sex Offender Arrested for Loitering in Franklin

Sex Offender Arrested for Loitering in Franklin
November 17, 2017
Crime

A 44 year old convicted sex offender has been arrested in Franklin County and charged with Loitering. Authorities say that …Read More

13 Arrested in Franklin County Drug Sweep

13 Arrested in Franklin County Drug Sweep
November 16, 2017
Crime

On November 15th, the following individuals were arrested in Franklin County and charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession …Read More

TRAFFIC STOP IN BELMONT LEADS TO DRUG ARREST

TRAFFIC STOP IN BELMONT LEADS TO DRUG ARREST
November 16, 2017
Crime

On November 11, 2017, Tishomingo Sheriff deputies conducted a traffic stop on old highway 25 in the Belmont area.  The …Read More

Colbert Man Arrested for First Degree Rape

Colbert Man Arrested for First Degree Rape
November 16, 2017
Crime

A Tuscumbia resident has been arrested in Colbert County and charged with First and Second Degree Rape. Raynard N. Darby, …Read More

ECSTASY ARREST MADE IN TISHOMINGO COUNTY

ECSTASY ARREST MADE IN TISHOMINGO COUNTY
November 16, 2017
Crime

On November 10, 2017, the Tishomingo Sheriff’s Office was conducting a Safety Check-Point in the area of CR 172 in …Read More

Guin Man Arrested on Escape Charges

Guin Man Arrested on Escape Charges
November 16, 2017
Crime

A Guin man serving time in community corrections has been arrested in Marion County on a laundry list of charges.  …Read More

NW Alabama Compounding Pharmacy Sales Rep Pleads Guilty in Prescription Fraud Conspiracy

NW Alabama Compounding Pharmacy Sales Rep Pleads Guilty in Prescription Fraud Conspiracy
November 15, 2017
Crime

From Federal Attorney’s Office: A sales representative for a Haleyville, Ala.,-based compounding pharmacy pleaded guilty today in federal court to …Read More

Cherokee Woman Charged with Drug Trafficking

Cherokee Woman Charged with Drug Trafficking
November 15, 2017
Crime

A former Missouri resident has been charged with drug trafficking in Franklin County. Authorities say they arrested Chelsie Nichole James, …Read More

Know These Two?

Know These Two?
November 15, 2017
Crime

The Russellville Police Department needs help identifying these two suspects. They are wanted for questioning of Stolen and Fraudulent use …Read More

Corey “Shorty” Davis Nets Two Concurrent Life Sentences

Corey “Shorty” Davis Nets Two Concurrent Life Sentences
November 14, 2017
Crime

Update: This morning, Corey “Shorty” Davis pleaded guilty to two separate human trafficking charges; he will be sentenced to two …Read More

Spruce Pine Man Charged with Escape & Other New Charges

Spruce Pine Man Charged with Escape & Other New Charges
November 13, 2017
Crime

A 43 year old Spruce Pine man has been charged with Escape from community corrections, as well as Failure to …Read More

Florence Police K-9 Involved in Assault

Florence Police K-9 Involved in Assault
November 13, 2017
Crime

One of two Florence Police Department canines was involved in an assault on Saturday. The FPD says an investigation is …Read More

Vincente Soto Captured – Update

Vincente Soto Captured – Update
November 13, 2017
Crime

Vincente Soto was officially booked in the Franklin County Detention Center on 11/9 and charged with: CAPITAL MURDER; SHOOTING INTO …Read More

Athens Man Has History of Swindling Older Adults

Athens Man Has History of Swindling Older Adults
November 13, 2017
Crime

In May 2016, an Athens man was arrested for swindling an 84 year old man out of over 100K, ostensibly …Read More

Three in Marion Arrested in Drug Trafficking Scheme

Three in Marion Arrested in Drug Trafficking Scheme
November 12, 2017
Crime

Three Marion County residents were arrested on Saturday and charged in a drug trafficking scheme. Taken into custody were Erick …Read More

Prison Spotlight: Tonya Renee Dye

Prison Spotlight: Tonya Renee Dye
November 11, 2017
Crime

Tanya Renee Dye is currently serving her 30 year sentence for Felony Murder in the Tutwiler Prison for Women in …Read More

What Ed Henry Said…

What Ed Henry Said…
November 10, 2017
Crime

In case you’re not familiar with Alabama State Rep. Ed Henry, he’s the one who said he committed murder years …Read More

Franklin Corrections Officer Charged with Custodial Sexual Misconduct

Franklin Corrections Officer Charged with Custodial Sexual Misconduct
November 10, 2017
Crime

Editor’s Note: This is a developing story; PNS will update this when more facts are available. A Franklin County Corrections …Read More

Guin Woman Charged with Escape

Guin Woman Charged with Escape
November 9, 2017
Crime

A 35 year old Guin woman has been arrested in Marion County and charged with escape from community corrections where …Read More

Reader Comments on Mitchell-Hollingsworth – That Photo!

Reader Comments on Mitchell-Hollingsworth – That Photo!
November 8, 2017
Crime

PNS has received several comments on the personnel and human resources problems at Mitchell-Hollingsworth Nursing Home. Most of these we …Read More

Would-Be Rapist Has Long History of Sex Crimes

Would-Be Rapist Has Long History of Sex Crimes
November 8, 2017
Crime

A Sheffield man with a long history of sex related crimes has again been arrested. Authorities say Mackenzie Patrick Riede, …Read More

Man Charged in Mitchell-Hollingsworth Rape

Man Charged in Mitchell-Hollingsworth Rape
November 8, 2017
Crime

A former Mitchell-Hollingsworth CNA has been charged in the rape of a male patient that allegedly occurred last Thursday night. …Read More