Jonathan Thomas

Multi-Vehicle Accident closes I-85

1/5IMG_4696 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/5IMG_4692 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/5IMG_4693 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/5IMG_4694 Show Caption Hide Caption 5/5IMG_46951 Show Caption Hide Caption  The southbound lanes of I-85 are closed after several vehicles were involved in an accident with a semi-truck. The crash occurred near the Waugh exit just after 8:00 this morning. Police are directing traffic to…

Fatal Accident on I-85 South

State troopers are on the scene to investigate a deadly multi-car accident in the south bound lane of Interstate 85 near the Waugh Exit.  Two people have been killed in this crash and one of the south bound lanes has been re-opened. Stay with Alabama News Network for more information. Categories: Montgomery, News Tags: Alabama State Troopers, car accident, Interstate…

Jackson Hospital Employee Shot in Armed Robbery

A Jackson Hospital employee has been shot after being involved in and armed robbery Friday morning. At 1:00 A.M. three Jackson Hospital employees and an employee at Nolan Hospital were held up at gunpoint in the 1200 block of Forest Avenue. The victim is being treated for their injuries and is in fair condition. So far no arrests have been…

Troy King Files Ethics Complaint Against Attorney General Steve Marshall

Troy King has filed a complaint with the Alabama Ethics Commission against Attorney General Steve Marshall.  King is running against Marshall in the Republican runoff for Attorney General. The complaint alleges that Marshall and his staff used money from the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) for Marshall’s campaign fund to influence the outcome of the July 17th Republican runoff. The complaint…

Alabama Man Charged In Government-Computer Scam

A federal grand jury has indicted an Alabama man in an alleged 10-year scam involving surplus federal computers. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of Illinois reported Wednesday that the indictment accuses 50-year-old Steven Mays of defrauding the federal “Computers for Learning” program. The General Services Administration program transfers computers and related equipment that the government doesn’t need…

Alabama Balks at Funding For Restored Coastal Amtrak Service

Alabama is balking at pledging money to help restart passenger train service along the northern Gulf Coast for the first time since Hurricane Katrina. Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi have to commit almost $35 million total over three years by Thursday to be eligible for the same amount in federal funds that would let Amtrak trains run from New Orleans eastward…

Walter Moody’s Appeal Rejected By Federal Appeals Court

Moody's Scheduled To Be Put to Death on Thursday

A federal appeals court has rejected a death row inmate’s argument that he must serve out his federal sentence before Alabama can put him to death for the 1989 killing of a federal judge. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday ruled that Walter Leroy Moody does not have a right to demand that he serve his federal…

CrimeStoppers: Prattville Police Searching For Residential Construction Thief

On April 13, 2018, between 5:00 and 5:30 p.m. investigators advise that an unknown male described as being a white male, brown hair, beard, with tattoos on both arms. Surveillance video captures this subject unlawfully entering a residence under construction in the Hearthstone neighborhood in Prattvill. This subject is seen walking out of the residence carrying several power tools, totaling…

Central Alabama Crimestoppers Win Award

The Family Sunshine Center Awards Central Alabama CrimeStoppers With 2017 Justice for Victim's Award

Central Alabama CrimeStoppers is proud to announce that they will be awarded the Justice for Victim’s Award by the Montgomery based Family Sunshine Center. The award will be presented during the Family Sunshine Center’s Annual Volunteer Recognition Ceremony to be held on Thursday, 4:00 p.m, April 19, 2018 at the First Baptist Church located at 305 South Perry Street, Montgomery,…

Man Dies In Car Accident After Being Pursued By Police

  A Columbiana man has died after being chased by Prattville police. 50 year old Ambrose Wood was being pursued by Prattville Police after being suspected of reckless driving. Wood’s car left county road 82 in Autauga county and overturned. Wood, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected from his vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. An…