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Florence Police Arrest Three Suspects On Burglary 1st Degree And Assault 3rd Degree

October 26, 2017

-The Florence Police Department released a statement concerning a Burglary call from October 14 resulting in the arrest of three suspects: “On October 14, 2017, at approximately 4:45 pm, Florence Police responded to a medical assist call that turned into a Burglary incident. Victim stated that three males arrived at his residence to recover some […]


Two year Investigation Leads to Drug Arrest in Dekalb County

October 26, 2017

DEKALB COUNTY-The Dekalb County Sheriff’s Department released a statement on Wednesday, October 25 regarding a joint investigation spanning two years between the Dekalb County Drug Task Force and the Federal Drug Enforcement Agency:  “A two-year joint investigation by the DeKalb County Drug Task Force and the federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has concluded this week […]


Athens Man Arrested On Charges Of Possession Of Obscene Matter

October 25, 2017

ATHENS-Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson released a statement concerning the arrest of a suspect charged in possessing pornographic images of children.  The investigation started in September of 2017: “In the middle of September our department received a call at Wal-Mart of a person taking a picture of a young child in the men’s bathroom. Officer […]


Tuscumbia Woman Dies After Falling From Van Near Cullman

October 24, 2017

CULLMAN-The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reports a traffic fatality that occurred in the early morning hours of Monday, October 23: “A single-vehicle crash at 12:40 p.m. on Monday, October 23, has claimed the life of a Tuscumbia woman. Selina Burns Peralta, 45, was killed after she fell from a 1988 GMC van driven by Christopher […]


Cullman Man Dies In Two-Vehicle Crash In West Point

October 21, 2017

CULLMAN-The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reports a traffic death near West Point, Alabama on Saturday, October 21: “A two-vehicle crash at 6:25 a.m. today, Oct. 21, has claimed the life of a Vinemont man. Jerry Wayne Brown, 70, was killed when the 1992 Chevrolet Pickup he was driving was struck by a 2007 Nissan Maxima […]


Dekalb County Sheriff Issues BOLO For Missing Teens

October 20, 2017

DAWSON-Sheriff Jimmy Harris of the Dekalb County Sheriff’s Office released a statement concerning two missing teens from Dawson Alabama. Sheriff Jimmy Harris states as follows: “Mckeena Rylie Copeland, 14, of Dawson, Alabama was last seen on October 18, 2017. Mckeena was last seen wearing a Kansas State ballcap and a blackheart necklace. She is 5’05 […]


Sheffield Woman Dead After One-Vehicle Accident Near Muscle Shoals

October 20, 2017

MUSCLE SHOALS-The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reports a traffic fatality in the early morning on Friday, October 20: “A single vehicle crash at 2:00 a.m. on Friday, 10/20/2017, has claimed the life of a Sheffield woman. Tiela Ann Curry, 26, was travelling North on LaGrange Rd. when her 2003 Ford Escape left the roadway, struck […]


Athens Police Arrest Suspect On Several Warrants Including Burglary 1st Degree

October 19, 2017

ATHENS-Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson released a statement concerning the arrest of a suspect wanted for several warrants including burglary 1st: “Yesterday afternoon our department arrested Kenny W Gatlin on warrants for burglary 1st degree, unlawful breaking and entering a vehicle, domestic violence menacing with a gun and possession of a controlled substance. On September […]


Traffic Fatality After Police Pursuit In Killen

October 18, 2017

KILLEN-The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reports an Auto Accident that occurred in Killen  on Tuesday afternoon, October 17 resulting in the death of one man and another being taken to a hospital with injuries after a car chase by the Killlen Police: ” A single-vehicle crash at 2:30 p.m.Tuesday, Oct. 17, has claimed the life […]


Suspect Indicted On Sexual Abuse Charges Stemming From April Incident

October 17, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence Police issued a statement regarding the grand jury’s decision to indict a suspect on charges of Sexual Abuse: “Gerald L Crittenden, B/M 27yoa, Killen, Al Mr Crittenden was arrested on a Grand Jury Indictment for Sexual Abuse, he is in the Lauderdale County Detention Center on a $25,000.00 bond. Mr Crittenden has been […]


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