Crime

Judge Provides Mall Shooting Evidence to Defense

A judge is ordering prosecutors to provide the defense with evidence about a confrontation that sparked a fatal police shooting in an Alabama shopping mall on Thanksgiving night. Jefferson County District Judge William A. Bell Jr. issued a brief order Wednesday granting a request by 20-year-old Erron Brown for evidence in the attempted murder case against him. He’s charged with…

Ex-Girlfriend Among Those Charged in Montgomery Man’s Death

The Montgomery Police Department has charged two women with capital murder in the shooting death of 27-year-old Terry Tallie. The shooting happened Wednesday, Oct. 3 in 2000 block of Lucas Drive. Police say the women fired shots from the road into the Tallie’s home. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The suspects, 24-year-old Shanterrica Goldsby and 29-year-old Lucy Smith…

No New Info in Gateway Park Armed Robbery

Over a week later and Montgomery Police say they have no new information in the case of an armed robbery at Gateway Park. A man tells us he was robbed at gunpoint, tied up and thrown into the trunk of his car.   We checked with city leaders today and they say there are no plans to increase security measures at…

Montgomery Police Investigating Early Morning Shooting

Montgomery Police are investigating an early Wednesday morning shooting. Capt. Duckett tells Alabama News Network a man sustained a serious gunshot wound in the 3600 block of Debby Drive.  The incident happened around 2 a.m. The man was taken to a hospital for treatment.  The shooting remains under investigation.     Categories: News Tags: Crime, Local News, Montgomery News

Autopsy Confirms Troy Woman Reported Missing was Murdered

The Troy Police Department says an autopsy has confirmed the woman found in a wooded area early Saturday morning was murdered. She was 33-year-old Kathryn Louise Davis. Barr says investigators are following up on leads in the case, and asks who may have information about Davis’ murder to contact the Troy Police Department at 334-566-0500 or call the secret witness…

Man Robbed at Gunpoint, Tied Up & Thrown in the Trunk of Car

Robbed at gunpoint, tied up and thrown into a trunk, that’s what one man says happened to him Friday in broad daylight at a local park. The man who asked to not be identified says he was walking at Gateway Park in Montgomery, when two men came up behind him and robbed him at gunpoint.  When he told them he…

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…

MPD Investigating String of Shooting and Arson Cases

USA, New York State, New York City, Crime scene barrier tapeMontgomery police are investigating a string of shooting and arson cases. There have six incidents over the last month happening in mostly in the same part of the city. Police say the incidents began on July 4. They happened in the 3700 block of Gilmer Avenue, the 3100 block of…

Man Arrested in Connection to Triple Murder in Alabama

Police say a man has been arrested in connection to a triple murder in Alabama. Guntersville Police told WAFF-TV that 52-year-old Jimmy O’Neal Spencer was Tuesday arrested on four counts of capital murder. The bodies of 74-year-old Marie Kitchens Martin and her 7-year-old great-grandson, Colton Ryan Lee, were found in a home on Friday, and 65-year-old neighbor Martha Reliford in…

Troy Man found dead in Georgia

Autopsy planned

AP-GA–River-Body Body pulled from Georgia’s Chattahoochee River HELEN, Ga. (AP) – A man’s body has been pulled from Georgia’s Chattahoochee River in White County. WSB-TV reports a tourist found the submerged man’s body about 10:30 a.m. Friday. Authorities have identified the man as 42-year-old Gary Phillip Freeman Jr., of Troy, Alabama. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation says Freeman was visiting…