Homicide

Alabama Prison Inmate Homicides on the Rise

Inmate homicides are on the rise in Alabama’s prisons despite a national spotlight on its corrections system. Prison system statistics show 11 inmate-on-inmate homicides in the fiscal year that ended Sept. 30. Prison system reports show that’s more than any recent year. The rise in inmate homicides comes despite a national spotlight on Alabama prisons and state officials’ promises for…

Man Arrested in Prattville Homicide

One person is in custody following a homicide investigation in Prattville. Chief Mark Thompson says it happened just after 9:30AM on Cosby Court, just off Martin Luther King Drive. Police found one female victim dead on the scene. Authorities are calling it domestic-related. Chief Thompson says authorities have arrested 55-year-old Lee Ephraim in Elmore County as a suspect in this…

Do You Know this Man? Lee County Sheriff’s Office Searching For Murder Suspect

Courtesy of Lee County Sheriff’s Office The Lee County Sheriff’s office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the man in this police composite sketch. The individual is wanted for questioning in the homicide of Demetrius Darrell Bradford Jr., 20, of Fort Mitchell. Bradford was found with multiple gunshot injuries in his vehicle at an unoccupied home on Lee…

Surveillance Video Released in Brundidge Gas Station Robbery-Homicide

Authorities say a $4,000 reward is being offered for any information that leads to an arrest in the Brundidge gas station robbery-homicide.  Brundidge police say that 30-year-old Neil Kumar was shot and killed during a robbery at the Gulf gas station on Highway 10 Wednesday morning. Surveillance videos shows what appears to be a male enter the store and draw…

Man Killed in Tuesday Night Montgomery Shooting

Montgomery Police are investigating a man’s death. Capt. Regina Duckett says the unidentified victim was fatally shot Tuesday night in the 200 block of Eastdale Road South. Duckett says the shooting may be domestic related. No arrests have been made in the case. Anyone who has information that could help police should call CrimeStoppers at 215-STOP Keep checking www.alabamanews.net for…

MPD Identifies Man Wanted for Questioning in Decoris Davis Murder

Montgomery police are searching for man wanted in connection with the city’s latest homicide. They say 19-year-old Jamichael Tyler (pictured) is wanted for questioning only in the death of 34-year-old Decoris Davis. Davis was found shot in in the 3600 block of Oak Street Wednesday, where he had driven himself after being shot. He later died at the hospital. Anyone…

Fourth Person Charged in Oct. 3 Fatal Shooting in Montgomery

Montgomery Police have charged another person in the shooting death of 27-year-old Terry Tallie. 25-year-old Markieth Manora has been charged with one count of Capital Murder. Manora is the fourth person charged in the case. Manora is being held in the Montgomery County Detention Center without bond. Tallie was shot at his home in the 2000 block of Lucas Drive…

Montgomery Police Investigate Homicide

Man is shot to death overnight

Montgomery police say a man was shot and killed just off West Fairview Avenue where it becomes Mobile Highway last night. They found the body of 46 year old Jermaine Ashley just before Midnight. No arrests so far. Categories: Montgomery, News Tags: Homicide, Jermaine Ashley, montgomery

Tuskegee Police Investigate Deadly Shooting

Tuskegee Police are investigating a man’s murder. 21-year-old Quadarius Long was shot and killed in the 600 block of Judkins Circle Tuesday evening. No arrests have been made in the case and police are still working to determine the motive for the shooting. Anyone with any information that could help solve this case is asked to contact the Tuskegee Police…