Crime

Murder Victim Royce F. Varnell No Stranger to Law Enforcement (Update)

Murder Victim Royce F. Varnell No Stranger to Law Enforcement (Update)
April 15, 2014
Crime

Royce F. Varnell, 62, was found murdered in his Anderson home on Monday. Varnell had almost lost his life previously …Read More

TipSubmit

TipSubmit
April 14, 2014
Crime

Want to submit an anonymous tip to the Florence Police? Here’s how: To install this free app, tipsters can search …Read More

Meth Arrests in Large Apartment Complex

Meth Arrests in Large Apartment Complex
April 14, 2014
Crime

A Russellville man and woman were arrested on Friday after a community tip led to a meth lab a large …Read More

Suspected Jewel Thief Named in Jo Spencer Murder–Update

Suspected Jewel Thief Named in Jo Spencer Murder–Update
April 11, 2014
Crime

Russellville detectives identified James Chris Spencer, 46, today as the chief suspect in the death of his mother, Jo Spencer. …Read More

Selma Minister Charged with Incest

Selma Minister Charged with Incest
April 11, 2014
Crime

An Alabama preacher has been arrested on sex abuse charges for allegedly raping and sodomizing a young family member. William …Read More

Mykell Ramsey Arrested for Child Porn–Now Indicted

Mykell Ramsey Arrested for Child Porn–Now Indicted
April 10, 2014
Crime

Mykell Devon Ramsey, 18, was arrested yesterday on six counts of possession of child pornography. Ramsey is an East Florence …Read More

New “Prize” Scam

New “Prize” Scam
April 9, 2014
Crime

From FPD: FPD has received several reports this morning of a new (to our area) scam. This scam involves someone …Read More

Help ID These Two Florence Suspects

Help ID These Two Florence Suspects
April 7, 2014
Crime

Do you recognize these men? They are suspects in a theft case. They were last seen traveling with a white …Read More

Wanted: Matthew Terhune–CAPTURED

Wanted: Matthew Terhune–CAPTURED
April 3, 2014
Crime

Matthew Joseph Terhune, 25, from Florence is now wanted in the Eclipse Street shooting that has already produced one arrest. …Read More

Remember Tosha Saint?

Remember Tosha Saint?
March 31, 2014
Crime

This Russellville home invasion was big news at the time (not to mention the humor factor): A Night of Love …Read More

Robert Strickland Arrested for Child Torture

Robert Strickland Arrested for Child Torture
March 31, 2014
Crime

Robert Duncan Strickland, 23, has been arrested in Franklin County on charges of Child Torture. He’s currently being held in …Read More

Jeffrey Taft Lee Arrested for Felony Murder

Jeffrey Taft Lee Arrested for Felony Murder
March 29, 2014
Crime

Jeffrey Taft Lee, 30, has been charged with felony murder in the death of Gary Fields, 61, also of Florence. …Read More

Florence Utilities Scam Alert

Florence Utilities Scam Alert
March 26, 2014
Crime

Several reports today of a person(s) ‘spoofing’ city phone numbers and saying that they are the Utilities Dept and demanding …Read More

One Arrested After Red Bay Knife Fight

One Arrested After Red Bay Knife Fight
March 24, 2014
Crime

A Franklin County man was arrested on Saturday after authorities said he stabbed another man during a drug-related altercation. Shawn …Read More

UNA Fails to Name January Rape Suspect

UNA Fails to Name January Rape Suspect
March 24, 2014
Crime

The University of North Alabama has suspended the student suspect in a January 18th alleged rape. From the university: A …Read More

Justin Tidwell Arrested in String of Burglaries

Justin Tidwell Arrested in String of Burglaries
March 22, 2014
Crime

The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department reports that Justin Paul Tidwell, age 34, of 411 Second Avenue South, Loretto is currently …Read More

Bank Independent on Darby Robbed Saturday–1K Reward

Bank Independent on Darby Robbed Saturday–1K Reward
March 22, 2014
Crime

*  SUSPECT WM POSSIBLY A GREY JERSEY FADED JEANS GREY BANDANA WITH BLACK DESIGN DARK SUNGLASSES HOODIE OVER HIS HEAD …Read More

Louie DeWayne Risner Arrested in Vehicular Homicide

Louie DeWayne Risner Arrested in Vehicular Homicide
March 21, 2014
Crime

Louie DeWayne Risner has quite a criminal history. In 1989, at the age of 22, the Lauderdale County man was …Read More

Wrong Dog…Still a Tragedy

Wrong Dog…Still a Tragedy
March 20, 2014
Crime

While Clo Stoner did have her dog with her at the time of her death, it appears that the dog …Read More

John David Druckemiller Arrested for Rape of 13 Year Old

John David Druckemiller Arrested for Rape of 13 Year Old
March 20, 2014
Crime

John David Druckemiller of Florence has been arrested in connection with the rape of a 13 year old girl. The …Read More

Who Is Mark Edwin Montgomery?

Who Is Mark Edwin Montgomery?
March 19, 2014
Crime

This is a photo of Mark Edwin Montgomery taken in 2012 when he was arrested for…big surprise…domestic violence. The now …Read More

Five to Find for Florence’s Finest

Five to Find for Florence’s Finest
March 19, 2014
Crime

Do you recognize this couple? They are suspects in a Fraud case and were last seen driving a white Dodge …Read More

Robin William Gregory Arrested–Update

Robin William Gregory Arrested–Update
March 18, 2014
Crime

From FPD: Call For Police Service Leads To Rape Arrest; Robin William Gregory, 29, of Florence was arrested Friday night …Read More