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Two Arrested After Fight Breaks Out In Parking Lot Of A Decatur Apartment Complex

June 26, 2014

DECATUR- A Decatur Police Officer was responding to a trespassing call at an apartment complex at the intersection of West Moulton and 8th Avenue SW in Decatur when a fight between two females broke out.    Here is how the Decatur Police describe events leading up to the arrest of the two women: SYNOPSIS OF OFFENSE […]

Drug Bust For Spice….One Arrested

June 25, 2014

DECATUR–The Decatur Police Department conducted an investigation into the possibility of Synthetic Cannabinoids being sold at an apartment in Decatur.  Here is how they describe the events leading up to the arrest of Lamar Stevenson: SYNOPSIS OF OFFENSE & ARREST: “During the month of June 2014, Investigators with the Decatur Police Department’s Organized Crime Unit received complaints […]

Florence Man Arrested After Domestic Altercation

June 24, 2014

FLORENCE-A reported assault on Tuesday, June 24 results in victim being treated for her injuries and a Florence man jailed.  Here is how the Florence Police describe the ensuing events: “A Florence Man has been arrested following a  Domestic Altercation.   John Carter Collins, III, 30, of Florence was arrested today following a reported assault. […]

Florence Man Stopped For Traffic Violation….Held For Heroin Trafficking

June 24, 2014

FLORENCE-a Florence man has been arrested after a traffic stop and arrested on drug trafficking charges.   Here is how the Florence Police describe the events leading up to the arrest:   “A Florence Man  has been arrested and charged with Trafficking in Heroin.   Florence Police have arrested John Wesley Akin, 26, of Florence after patrol […]

The Florence Police Department Is Seeking Help identifying These Men

June 23, 2014

FLORENCE-The Florence Police Department need your help….. Florence Police Seek Community Help in Robbery Investigation: At approximately 5:20 PM on 6/18/14, officers responded to an armed robbery call at 1103 Henson Drive. A husband and wife stopped at the residence to visit with a friend and two unknown males were outside the residence. The males […]

Florence Police Blotter 06/04/14 – 06/18/14

June 23, 2014

06/04/14: Burglary 3rd-Force-Non Residence/Theft 3rd-Theft From Residence in the 200 block of North Franklin Street in florence.  Taken $120.00 in cash. 06/05/14: Auto Theft in the 1800 block of West Tannehill Drive in Florence.  Taken a 1989 Honda Civic vin# 2HGED6347KH544412 value $ 2000.00, an IPhone 4S value $350.00 and an Otterbox cellphone case value […]

Decatur Police…..Long Arm Of The Law Gets Their Man

June 23, 2014

DECATUR-The Deactur Police Department finally gets their man.   Beatry LeVelle Love was wanted in an incident of fraud and forgery back in November.  The Decatur Police issued a warrant for Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the 2nd Degree on November 18, 2013.  Here is how the Decatur Police describe the ensuing events: […]

Potential Foodborne Outbreak In Morgan County…..One Confirmed Dead

June 20, 2014

MORGAN COUNTY-The State Health Department is investigating a potential foodborne outbreak in Morgan County. There has been one person  confirmed dead. There are currently two cases that have been confirmed . There have been 19 reports of gastro-intestinal illnesses at three  hospitals in the Morgan County area. So far, two of those have tested positive for […]

Sheffield Police Blotter 06/13/14 06/15/14

June 20, 2014

06/13/14: Burglary Third Degree in the 400 block of East 2nd Street Sheffield.  Taken an all aluminum Rek Bike (red and blue) value $500.00 also damage to door jamb and casing in the amount of $300.00 Found Property in the 400 block of Cox Blvd in Sheffield.  Found a ring. Burglary Third Degree in sheffield. […]

Foodborne outbreak investigation in Russellville confirms 14 with Salmonella

June 20, 2014

RUSSELLVILLE-As part of the Alabama Department of Public Health’s continuing investigation of a foodborne disease outbreak in Russellville, the Bureau of Clinical Laboratories has confirmed 14 specimens that are positive for . People who reported gastrointestinal illnesses after eating food prepared at El Patron restaurant in Russellville on June 4 and 5 were interviewed.  None of […]

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