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Death Investigation Underway in Autauga County

The Autauga County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation in the 400 block of County Road 82 in the Pink Lilly community. Officials say they were called to the scene just before noon Saturday, in response to a possible shooting.  When they arrived they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.  He was taken to Prattville Baptist Hospital…

Autauga Co. Sheriff’s Office Search for Missing Teen

The Autauga County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 14-year old juvenile Emmalee Jane Rose. Rose was last seen January 25, around 9:00 pm at her residence in the 900 block of County Road 83. There is no known location of travel at this time. Rose is described as being 4’ 11”, 95 pounds with brown…

Autauga County EMA Prepares for Winter Weather

Autauga County EMA Director Ernie Baggett held a meeting Thursday morning with city and county officials to prepare for the possible winter weather. Autauga County School leaders, Prattville City officials, fire teams and law enforcement members of both the county and the city were present at the meeting. Baggett and his team have set up a command center at the 9-1-1…

Autauga Co. Couple Arrested on Child Abuse Charges

The Autauga County Sheriff’s Office has been investigating an Aggravated Child Abuse case since July 14, when notified by DHR. The victim is a 6 month male. The victim sustained a series of injuries since early June 2016, that includes bruising, physical wounds, and fractures to both legs and ribs. ARRESTED –9/9/16 (Mother) Jacqueline Breann Lee W/F Age 20 ARRESTED –9/13/16 (Boyfriend) Nicholas…

UPS Driver Shot with Stray Crossbow

Authorities in Alabama say a man was practicing with his crossbow in his front yard when he accidentally shot a United Parcel Service driver in the chest. Citing Autauga County Sheriff’s Office records, the unidentified delivery man was driving around noon Thursday when a crossbow bolt flew into the cab of his truck, striking him. Deputies say the driver was…

Large Wildfire at Autauga-Chilton Co. Line

1/6Wildfire Show Caption Hide Caption 2/6IMG_6427 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/6wildfire Show Caption Hide Caption 4/6IMG_6438 Show Caption Hide Caption 5/6wildfire Show Caption Hide Caption 6/6IMG_6441 (1) Show Caption Hide Caption Several wildland firefighters with the Alabama Forestry Commission (AFC) are currently battling a large wildfire along I-65 near the Autauga-Chilton county line, between mile markers 197 and 198. The…