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Man Charged With Four Counts Of Theft Of Property Second Degree In Colbert County

May 22, 2014

  COLBERT COUNTY-Eric Douglas Sanderson, age 39, of 4285 Old Memphis Pike,Tuscumbia has been charged with four counts of Theft of Property 2nd degree.  bond is $5000 on each charge.  Sanderson still in jail.    In the month of May the Colbert County Sheriff’s Office got 8 reports of stolen utility trailers of different sizes. […]


Have you seen this man…..wanted on Felony Domestic Violence charges

May 22, 2014

DECATUR-Have you seen this man?  Decatur Police Department is looking for this man wanted for a felony domestic violence charge. WANTED PERSON!! Name:Shadeed Abdul Fuqua, B/M, 23 yrs old , 5’06, 160lbs, Blk/Bro Last known address: 209 Memorial Dr SW, Decatur Wanted for Felony Domestic Violence, any information about his whereabouts, please contact the Decatur […]


Three Arrested On Drug Charges In Russellville

May 20, 2014

RUSSELLVILLE-The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department made yet another drug bust on an apparent meth lab.  Here is how the Sheriff’s Department  describe the arrests of three people. “Drug agents working off of tips and following up on pseudoephedrine purchase logs were led to a residence located at 125 Mishue Lane, Russellville Alabama.  Agents arrived around 12:15 pm and […]


Florence Police Blotter Reports 05/07/14 – 05/14/14

May 20, 2014

05/07/14: Theft 3rd-Miscellaneous in the 2400 block of Helton Drive in Florence.  Taken a Stihl powerblower 400 value $419.00. Theft 3rd-Miscellaneous in the 400 block of Enterprise Street in Florence.  Taken from a 2000 Dodge Dakota the Alabama tag. Burglary to a Vehicle in the 600 block of Hermitage Drive in Florence.  Taken from a […]


Reckless Driving Traffic Stop Leads To Possession Of A Controlled Substance Arrest

May 19, 2014

DECATUR-A Decatur police officer made a reckless driving stop that resulted in an  arrest for possession of a controlled substance.  Here is how Decatur Police describe the incident: “SYNOPSIS OF OFFENSE & ARREST: On May 16, 2014, Officer Macklin with the Decatur Police Department’s Patrol Division observed a blue Dodge Nitro traveling on 5th Ave. […]


Two Men Arrested Following Early Morning Pharmacy Burglary

May 19, 2014

FLORENCE-Two men from Sheffield have been arrested by the Florence Police Department.  Here is what happened in the words of the Florence Police Department: “Two Men Arrested Following Early Morning Pharmacy Burglary.  Two Sheffield Men have been arrested following an alarm call at Florence Pharmacy (Veterans Dr) early this morning. Marquis D. McCray, 25, of […]


More Than 28 Grams Of Cocaine Found ….. Arrest Made

May 17, 2014

DECATUR-Last week Investigators from the Decatur Police Department’s Special Operations Unit and the Special Response Unit served a narcotics search warrant.   Here is how they describe the event: “SYNOPSIS OF OFFENSE  & ARREST: During the month of May 2014, Investigators with the Decatur Police Department’s Organized Crime Unit received complaints of large amounts of […]


Decatur Police Arrest Two On Drug Charges

May 16, 2014

DECATUR-The Decatur Police Department’s Special Operations Division, along with the Criminal Investigation Division and the Patrol Division executed a narcotics search warrant.   Here is how events played out in the words of the Decatur Police: “On 5/15/2014, members of the Decatur Police Department’s Special Operations Division, Criminal Investigation Division and Patrol Division executed a […]


Franklin County Drug Unit …Meth Busts In Russellville At Eastside Plaza Apartments

May 16, 2014

FRANKLIN COUNTY-On May 12, 2014 around 10:00 am, drug unit investigators arrived at Eastside Plaza Apartments to follow up on information that was given about several people manufacturing methamphetamine.  They interviewed 5 people and when access was given to the apartment they found 3 one pot meth labs and 2 acid generators, 2 back packs […]


Alabama Arts Radio Series – Deb Boykin interviews Alabama Music Hall of Fame Curator Dick Cooper

May 15, 2014

MONTGOMERY-This week Dick Cooper, curator at the Alabama Music Hall of Fame, talks with Community Arts program manager Deb Boykin about the 2014 class of inductees, the history of the Hall of Fame, and the artifacts on display there. A journalist, photographer, and respected member of the Muscle Shoals music community, Cooper discusses Alabama musicians who were […]


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