Author: Alabama News Network Staff

Two Persons of Interest in Kidnapping of Kamille McKinney Face Unrelated Charges

The Birmingham Police Department says that the two persons of interest have been arrested on unrelated charges to the kidnapping investigation of Kamille McKinney. During the course of the investigation, detectives interviewed both subjects in relation to the disappearance of 3-year-old McKinney. Although investigators were unable to gather relevant information on the location of McKinney, evidence was obtained to allow…

Two Injured in Eastdale Apartments Fire

Montgomery Fire and Rescue responded to a call about a apartment fire on the 5600 block of Eddins Road. Authorities say they found two upstairs apartments with visible flames and heavy smoke. Montgomery Fire and Rescue were able to get the fire under control. All occupants were evacuated from the building but a woman and teenage girl were treated for…

Governor Ivey Offering $5,000 Reward in 3-Year-Old Girl Kidnapping Case

Governor Kay Ivey is offering a $5,000 award for information leading to an arrest in the kidnapping case involving 3-year-old Kamille ‘Cupcake’ McKinney. McKinney was kidnapped from a birthday party in the Tom Brown Village Housing Projects Saturday. Birmingham Police have two people of interest in custody and questioning them in the disappearance of 3-year-old McKinney. If you have information…

Suspect Charged in October 10 Armed Robbery

Arrest Date: 10/11/19Charge(s): Robbery 1st Montgomery police charged Dominque Jones, 26, with first-degree robbery in reference to a robbery of a person that occurred on October 10 at about midnight in the 1000 block of Eastern Blvd. The adult male victim was robbed of personal property at gunpoint. He was not injured. During the course of the investigation Jones was…

16-Year-Old Charged in Double Murder Near ASU

The Montgomery Police Department has arrested a second suspect in the August 15 shooting deaths of Justin Martin, 24, and Jacquez Hall, 21, of Montgomery and wounding two other adult males. Charles Jackson MPD charged Charles Jackson, 16, of Montgomery with two counts of murder and two counts of second-degree assault in connection with the shooting. Jackson was taken into…

Woman Charged with Stabbing Man During Argument

Arrest Date: 10/12/19Charge(s): Assault First Degree Montgomery police charged Latasha Bell, 37, with first-degree assault in reference to a stabbing that occurred on October 12 at about 1 a.m. in the 400 block of Japonica Street. The adult male victim sustained a life-threatening stab wound during a verbal altercation with a subject known to him. The victim was transported to…

Update: Demopolis High School Drowning Victims Identified

Authorities say two Demopolis High School students who drowned in the Tombigbee River have now been identified. Investigators say Rayshawn Benison and Natasia Daniels died Friday after they fell into the water and drowned. They were 15 years old. Demopolis Police Chief Rex Flowers says a third classmate also fell into the water but was pulled to shore safely with…

Montgomery County Arrests: October 7-13

1/42Latasha Bell Arrest Date: 10/12/19 Charge(s): Assault First Degree Show Caption Hide Caption 2/42Sheppard Bozeman Arrest Date: 10/9/19 Charge(s): Attempted Theft of Property Show Caption Hide Caption 3/42Roosevelt Caldwell Arrest Date: 10/9/19 Charge(s): Robbery Show Caption Hide Caption 4/42Larry Cargill Arrest Date: 10/7/19 Charge(s): Contempt of Court, Negotiating Worthless Instrument (3 counts), Parole Violation Show Caption Hide Caption 5/42Latonya Cole…

Montgomery Airport Opens TSA PreCheck Screening October 15

Starting on October 15, Montgomery Regional Airport (MGM) will offer the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) PreCheck amenity for passenger screening.  The TSA PreCheck program expedites security screening for passengers who apply and successfully complete a background check. On Tuesday, MGM and TSA will roll out new screening lanes at the security checkpoint.  Screening will be expedited for crew members and…