Crime

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

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

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

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

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

Homajean Grisham Pleads “Mental Defect”

Homajean Grisham Pleads “Mental Defect”
November 21, 2013
Crime

Homajean Grisham III, aka Lee, is currently under indictment for the murder of Jessica Nicole Broadfoot. On Thursday afternoon, Grisham, …Read More

Amanda Nicole Fleming — Update

Amanda Nicole Fleming — Update
November 19, 2013
Crime

Amanda Nicole Fleming, 33, of Phil Campbell, was questioned and released after the Saturday night shooting death of Thomas Grant …Read More

Ayerses Indicted on 41 Counts of Child Porn

Ayerses Indicted on 41 Counts of Child Porn
November 19, 2013
Crime

A Florence couple accused of taking pornographic photographs of the wife’s young daughter have been indicted in Lauderdale County on …Read More

Olie Dale Sterling Arrested on New Sex Charges–Update

Olie Dale Sterling Arrested on New Sex Charges–Update
November 18, 2013
Crime

Four and one-half months after his initial arrest for enticing a child and sexual abuse, Hamilton resident Olie Dale Sterling …Read More

Questions Surround Former Good Hope City Clerk–Update

Questions Surround Former Good Hope City Clerk–Update
November 17, 2013
Crime

A former Good Hope city clerk was scheduled to testify before the Alabama Ethics Commission Tuesday, but reported her appearance …Read More

Kendra Smith Arrested with Lawrenceburg Fugitive

Kendra Smith Arrested with Lawrenceburg Fugitive
November 16, 2013
Crime

Lawrenceburg Police arrested remaining fugitive Christopher Thomas Jackson Friday at Crockett Motel. Police also found that Jackson’s companion, Kendra Gabrielle …Read More