capital murder

Charges Upgraded Against Man Accused of Killing Lowndes Co. Sheriff John Williams

1/4williamchasejohnson Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4williamchasejohnsonphoto Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4WILLIAM-CHASE-JOHNSON Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4williamchasejohnsonphoto2 Show Caption Hide Caption Lowndes County District Attorney Charlotte Tesmer confirmed that charges against the 18-year-old accused of killing Lowndes County Sheriff “Big John” Williams have been upgraded from Felony Murder to Capital Murder. Police said William Johnson shot and killed Sheriff Williams November…

Update: Officials Confirm Aniah Blanchard Was Shot to Death

Investigators in Lee County have issued an update on the Aniah Blanchard case. At a news conference this afternoon, Lee County District Attorney Brandon Hughes revealed that Blanchard died of a gunshot wound. Hughes says charges against Ibraheem Yazeed of Montgomery will be upgraded from kidnapping to murder. He says even though two other suspects face charges in the case,…

Teen Charged with Capital Murder in Dallas Co.

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Investigators with the Dallas County Sheriff’s Office — arrest a Selma teenager — for capital murder. Sheriff Mike Granthum said 17 year old Justin Manzie of Selma — has been arrested and charged in the death of 30 year old Danathian Crum. Granthum said Crum died after he was shot and robbed last month —…

Uniontown Man Accused of Killing His Girlfriend

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A Uniontown man is behind bars — accused of killing his girlfriend. Police say 38 year old Jimmy Lee Johnson is charged with capital murder. They say Johnson went to Whitfield Regional Hospital in Demopolis with scratched all over his face Tuesday. They say he told the hospital staff that ‘He killed his girlfriend in…

Man Arrested in Connection with Brundidge Robbery Homicide

A man is behind bars tonight in Pike County in connection with last week’s deadly gas station robbery in Brundidge. Authorities say the suspect has a long criminal record. Leon Terrell Flowers, 23, of Troy, has been arrested and charged in the robbery-homicide at the J&S Buy Rite gas station in Brundidge. He’s been charged with Capital Murder and Robbery…

Selma Police Arrest Murder Suspect, Another Still At Large

Selma Police make an arrest in a capital murder case but they say a second suspect is still on the loose. Lt. Tory Neely says 18 year old Christopher Boswell of Selma has been arrested and charged in the shooting death of Nicholas Bell. Neely says Bell was found shot to death in his car behind a house on the…

Tuskegee Police Look for Capital Murder Suspect

CrimeStoppers needs your help finding a man wanted on multiple charges, including capital murder. Tuskegee police are looking for Michael Norris on attempted murder and capital murder charges. They say he shot 19-year-old Kentavious McDaniel. Norris also goes by the names of Mike and Boo-Boo. He is 6 foot 2 inches tall, weighs 185 pounds, and has a tattoo on…

MPD Make Arrest in Fitzpatrick Boulevard Shooting

The Montgomery Police Department has arrested a suspect in the November 16 shooting death of 27-year- old Roderick Bell of Montgomery. MPD charged Devin Robinson, 23, with one count of capital murder in connection with Bell’s death. Robinson turned himself in to MPD detectives and was transported to the Montgomery County Detention Facility. He is being held without bond. At…

Two Selma Men Arrested Following Shooting Death of Another Selma Man

1/2JASPER COLE Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2JOE JACKSON Show Caption Hide Caption On July 18, Vontrayvious Bennett was in the 900 Block of King Street when the vehicle he was occupying was shot into. Vontrayvious Bennett was injured in the head area. He was taken to Vaughn Emergency Room by private owned vehicle. He was later transported to UAB Hospital…

Montgomery Couple Wanted for Capital Murder Captured

The United States Marshal’s Gulf Coast Fugitive Taskforce officially notified CrimeStoppers that Cymone Thompson and Kierro Nelson has been taken into custody. On Wednesday April 27, white male, Jordan Wilson was found shot inside of his vehicle located in the 3200 block of Virginia Pines Lane, Montgomery, Alabama. Wilson succumbed to his injuries as a result of the shooting. The Montgomery Police Department’s Criminal…