Police Assailant Charged in Franklin County

Police Assailant Charged in Franklin County
May 15, 2014
Crime

The man accused of the attempted murder of a police officer in Russellville has been officially charged. Waylan B.J. McClelland, …Read More

Maria Ann Lindsey Charged with Abuse of Patient

Maria Ann Lindsey Charged with Abuse of Patient
May 15, 2014
Crime

Maria Ann Springer Lindsey, 58, has been charged in Florence with abusing her 57 year old sister in law for …Read More

Muscle Shoals Man Arrested for Murder

Muscle Shoals Man Arrested for Murder
May 12, 2014
Crime

A man wanted in South Carolina for murder and three other felonies was arrested Friday afternoon at an Alabama apartment …Read More

They Got All This in a Diaper Bag?

They Got All This in a Diaper Bag?
May 5, 2014
Crime

Walmart in Lawrenceburg has reported an interesting theft. Employees told police officers that two women stuffed $310 worth of merchandise …Read More

Repeaters: Dustin Blake Gaines

Repeaters: Dustin Blake Gaines
May 1, 2014
Crime

Dustin Blake Gaines, 30, was arrested in Franklin County on April 22nd for drug possession and theft of property. Gaines …Read More

Repeaters: Johnnie Tanisha Welch

Repeaters: Johnnie Tanisha Welch
May 1, 2014
Crime

Johnnie Tanisha Welch has been arrested on April 29th for failure to appear/probation violation in Franklin County. Welch was involved …Read More

John Wesley Akin Attempted to Fly the Coop!

John Wesley Akin Attempted to Fly the Coop!
May 1, 2014
Crime

John Wesley Akin, currently under indictment in Alabama and Florida, was reported missing yesterday. Police found Akin with 24 hours. …Read More

Lavert Abernathy Jr. Charged with Multiple Felonies

Lavert Abernathy Jr. Charged with Multiple Felonies
April 30, 2014
Crime

Domestic Violence Call Leads to Multiple Felony Charges; Florence Police have arrested and charged Lavert Abernathy, Jr, 41, of Florence …Read More

New Info on Alabama Woman Missing Since 2012

New Info on Alabama Woman Missing Since 2012
April 26, 2014
Crime

Over the past several months, agents from the Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, Alabama Bureau of Investigation, Alabama Law Enforcement …Read More

Brian Mitchell Charged with UNA Threat

Brian Mitchell Charged with UNA Threat
April 22, 2014
Crime

Brian Mitchell, 22, has been identified as the sender of a Yik Yak threat to “shoot up” the UNA campus. …Read More

Repeaters: Jerry Benjamin Crowden

Repeaters: Jerry Benjamin Crowden
April 18, 2014
Crime

Jerry Benjamin Crowden has been arrested in Lauderdale County on five bench warrants. The April 10th arrest is ostensibly related …Read More

I Wanted to be Jesse’s Girl

I Wanted to be Jesse’s Girl
April 12, 2014
Weekly Carp

From the time I was old enough for a little lip gloss until I was a junior in high school, …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

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

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

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

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

Smokey Stoner Also Shot Dead

Smokey Stoner Also Shot Dead
March 18, 2014
Weekly Carp

In the tragedy of a crazed man killing two women, a third victim has been overlooked. Mark Edwin Montgomery also …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