Autopsy

Linden Police Investigate City’s 1st Murder of the Year

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A Linden man is behind bars tonight — on charges that include murder — and tampering with evidence. Police say the murder is the first in the city this year. Jami Cross of Linden grew up an only-child — and had a very close relationship with her father — David Huckabee. A bond she says…

Woman’s Dead Body Found in Closet at a Selma House

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Police find a woman’s dead body — in a closet — at a Selma residence. Officers found the body at around eight Tuesday night — during a welfare check at a house on the 1600 block of Vine Street. Chief Kenta Fulford says the body is believed to be that of 41 year old Lakeecy…

Autopsy on Grandmother Held in Girl’s Death to Take Weeks

It will be weeks before an autopsy reveals what killed an Alabama woman who was serving life without parole for the running death of her 9-year-old granddaughter. Alabama prison spokesman Bob Horton said Tuesday that an autopsy on 50-year-old Joyce Hardin Garrard could take six to eight weeks. Garrard died Friday, five days after being taken to a hospital from…