Crime

Lawrence County Commissioner Resigns Amid Investigation of Theft

Lawrence County Commissioner Resigns Amid Investigation of Theft
March 11, 2016
Crime

Jeffrey Hughes, a UNA grad and commissioner for District 15 in Lawrence County, Tennessee, resigned yesterday after an investigation was …Read More

Lawrence County Man Indicted For Illegal Possession Of Firearms

Lawrence County Man Indicted For Illegal Possession Of Firearms
March 10, 2016
Crime

Press Release: A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and detectives with the Lawrenceburg Police Department …Read More

Christoper Speegle Arrested for Meth Manufacture

Christoper Speegle Arrested for Meth Manufacture
March 9, 2016
Crime

UPDATE: When the Pen-N-Sword originally published this story the information was obtained from the public records of the Colbert County …Read More

Keith Michael Rogers Enters Guilty Plea for Fraud Scheme

Keith Michael Rogers Enters Guilty Plea for Fraud Scheme
March 9, 2016
Crime

Press Release: Robert L. Broussard, District Attorney for the 23rd Judicial Circuit, Madison County, Alabama; and Joseph Borg, Director of …Read More

Dalton Aderholt Arrested as Non-Compliant Sex Offender

Dalton Aderholt Arrested as Non-Compliant Sex Offender
March 8, 2016
Crime

Dalton Dewayne Aderholt, formerly of Haleyville, has been arrested in Marion County for failing to register in that county. The …Read More

Steven Hobbs Mitchell Charged with Drug Trafficking

Steven Hobbs Mitchell Charged with Drug Trafficking
March 8, 2016
Crime

Steven Hobbs Mitchell was arrested on Sunday in Colbert County on charges of Drug Trafficking. The 47 year-old Mitchell is …Read More

More Arrests to Come in Tuscumbia Shooting?

More Arrests to Come in Tuscumbia Shooting?
March 7, 2016
Crime

Today’s arrests of two Illinois men brings the total involved in the fatal shooting of 19 year old Ki-Jana Ray …Read More

Benjamin Owen Young Remains in Lawrenceburg Detention Center

Benjamin Owen Young Remains in Lawrenceburg Detention Center
March 6, 2016
Crime

Bemjamin Owen Young, 28, remains in the Lawrence County Detention Center as of 1:00 o’clock this afternoon. The East Florence …Read More

Is Most Wanted Young a Person of Interest in Tuscumbia Crime?–Update

Is Most Wanted Young a Person of Interest in Tuscumbia Crime?–Update
March 5, 2016
Crime

  Note: Young is considered a person of interest; however, Lawrence County officials have stated that Alabama police who contacted …Read More

Know This Woman?

Know This Woman?
March 4, 2016
Crime

Press Release: Do you recognize this female? She is a suspect in a theft case. If you know this person …Read More

Freeman Shooting: Assault Rifle or Not?

Freeman Shooting: Assault Rifle or Not?
March 3, 2016
Crime

Several news outlets have reported that Tuscumbia shooting victim Ki-Jana Ray Freeman, 19, was killed with an assault rifle along …Read More

Jail Spotlight: Kermit Earl Ricks

Jail Spotlight: Kermit Earl Ricks
March 3, 2016
Crime

Kermit Earl Ricks has quite a record related to sex crimes. On February 28th, the Sheffield man was arrested in …Read More

Tuscumbia Shooting Victim’s Condition Improving

Tuscumbia Shooting Victim’s Condition Improving
March 2, 2016
Crime

A spokesperson for Huntsville Hospital has stated the condition of last night’s shooting victim at Spring Creek Apartments in Tuscumbia …Read More

Jail Spotlight: Jerry Benjamin Crowden

Jail Spotlight: Jerry Benjamin Crowden
March 1, 2016
Crime

  Jerry Benjamin Crowden, 22, has been arrested in Florence on charges of Third Degree Burglary and Third Degree Criminal …Read More

ID Athens Mini-Mart Robber

ID Athens Mini-Mart Robber
February 29, 2016
Crime

From Limestone Sheriff: Help us identify and catch this burglar! The burglary happened last night B&S Grocery on Elkton Road …Read More

Pot Usage at UNA is “Concerning” to Officials

Pot Usage at UNA is “Concerning” to Officials
February 29, 2016
Crime

The University of North Alabama has a no tolerance policy on drugs in residence halls–where most drug usage occurs. There …Read More

Russellville Scam Warning

Russellville Scam Warning
February 26, 2016
Crime

Press Release: Russellville Police Investigators wish to make our local businesses aware of a possible scam that has been occurring …Read More

Summertown High School Threat Update

Summertown High School Threat Update
February 26, 2016
Crime

For Immediate Release from Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department: Lawrence County School and law enforcement officials have been inundated this evening …Read More

Russellville Man Indicted for String of 2015 Bank Robberies

Russellville Man Indicted for String of 2015 Bank Robberies
February 25, 2016
Crime

Press Release: A federal grand jury today indicted a Russellville man for a string of bank robberies and attempted bank …Read More

Prison Spotlight: Charles Kyle Adock

Prison Spotlight: Charles Kyle Adock
February 24, 2016
Crime

Charles Kyle Adcock, 32, is currently in receiving at Kilby Correctional Facility in Montgomery. The former Colbert County man is …Read More

Tanya Lynn Wiginton Arrested for Rape

Tanya Lynn Wiginton Arrested for Rape
February 23, 2016
Crime

Tanya Lynn Wiginton of Russellville has been arrested for the second degree rape of a 14 year-old boy. The 36 …Read More

New Utilities Scam in Florence

New Utilities Scam in Florence
February 17, 2016
Crime

From FPD: Another phone scam involving Florence Utilities customers has been targeting businesses in our service area. Customers have reported …Read More

IRS Employee Pleads Guilty to $1 Million ID Theft Tax Fraud Scheme

IRS Employee Pleads Guilty to $1 Million ID Theft Tax Fraud Scheme
February 17, 2016
Crime

Press Release: BIRMINGHAM – An IRS employee whose job was to assist taxpayers experiencing problems resulting from identity theft pleaded …Read More

Abdullah Al Wafi Saga Continues

Abdullah Al Wafi Saga Continues
February 13, 2016
Crime

Abdullah Al Wafi is a graduate student at the University of North Alabama. The Egyptian national is seeking his masters …Read More

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