death investigation

UPDATE: Person of Interest is now a Suspect Troy Man’s Death

Update: Friday 7:51 pm The Troy Police Department has identified the person of interest in the death of Willie Charles Scott, 58, of Troy. Shane Shemar Dunlap,24, also known as Shane Smith, is now a suspect in Scott’s death. A warrant has been obtained for Capital Murder in this case. Shortly after noon Thursday, officers from the Troy Police Department…

Troy Police Investigating Death of Troy Resident

1/2IMG_1143 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2IMG_1144 Show Caption Hide Caption The Troy Police Department is investigating the death of Willie Charles Scott, 58, of Troy. Shortly after noon on Wednesday, officers  responded to Scott’s residence in the 22,000 block of U.S. 231 North. When officers arrived, they said they found Scott deceased inside his home. Authorities said Scott’s vehicle, a…

Mother and Son Charged with Murder of Selma Man Found Beaten to Death on City Street

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A mother and son are behind bars for the death of a Selma man. Shakeem Butler, 24, and Shana Muldrow, 56, are both charged with murder. Interim Police Chief Robert Green says 58-year-old Joseph Minniefield’s body was found in the 1500 block of Hayden Street Friday night. He’d been beaten to death. Green says Muldrow…

Woman’s Body Found; Death Investigation Underway in Highland Home

Source: Alabama News NetworkAuthorities are investigating after a woman’s body was found Wednesday evening in Highland Home. The unidentified body was discovered in the parking lot of the Dollar General on Highway 331. The Crenshaw County Sheriff’s Office and Alabama Law Enforcement Agency are handling the investigation. Alabama News Network will update this story as soon as more details are…

Police: ‘Road Rage’ Shooting Kills Woman on Alabama Highway

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – Investigators say an Alabama woman was shot to death and two people in the vehicle with her were wounded in what appears to be a road rage incident on an interstate highway. The shootings happened Friday night on the eastbound side of Interstate 20/59 in Tuscaloosa. Capt. Gary Hood is commander of the Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes…

“Death Investigation” underway

Woman found dead in Montogmery

Montgomery police have begun a “death investigation” after a 56 year old woman was found dead near Bell and Vaughn Roads. That designation indicates officers do not know whether or not the women was murdered, or died some other way. She is identified as 56 year old Ruth Ward. Here’s the police information release:   MONTGOMERY — The Montgomery Police…

Montgomery Death Investigation

1/1breakingnewslogos Show Caption Hide Caption   The Montgomery Police Department says a body was found in the 1500 block of South Hull Street about 7 a.m. this morning. Police say a man was found dead at the scene. Montgomery police are investigating the cause of death. Stay with Alabama News Network for updates on this story. Categories: Montgomery, News Tags:…

Body Found, Death Investigation Underway in Wilcox Co.

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A death investigation is underway in Wilcox County after a man is found dead over the weekend. Sheriff Earnest Evans says Steve Stacie’s body was found lying outside near his home on Hilltop Drive at around six Saturday evening. Evans says Stacie’s body has been sent to forensics to determine the exact cause of death….

UPDATE: Montgomery Police Conducting Death Investigation of Body Found on Zelda Road

Montgomery police are conducting a death investigation after a woman was found dead Thursday morning. Police say the woman was found dead in the 2600 block of Zelda Road. Following forensic evaluation, MPD’s death investigation has determined there are no signs of foul play relating to the death of the woman whose body was discovered early Thursday morning. MPD is awaiting further…

Leg Found in Trash Bag Identified as Missing Macon Co. Man’s Leg

Authorities say additional human remains have been found in a creek where the leg of a missing man was discovered in east Alabama. Officials said at a news conference Friday, that some of the remains were in trash bags, similar to the leg that was discovered by a construction worker in Cossey Branch Creek near the Macon and Lee County…