Montgomery Police Department

Montgomery Police Made Arrest in Manley Drive Homicide

Montgomery police say they’ve charged a suspect with the killing of 20-year-old Tawaine McCullough, Jr. of Montgomery, who was fatally shot on November 6.  Police have charged 40-year-old Demond Parks of Montgomery with capital murder. Parks was taken into custody by the U.S.  Marshal’s Task Force today and placed in the Montgomery County Detention Facility.  On Friday, November 6, at…

MPD Searching for Missing Man and Needs Your Help in Locating Him

Montgomery Police are searching for a missing senior and are asking for help in locating him. 70-year-old Joseph Willie Reed was last seen on Sunday around 4 p.m. on Woodley Road in Montgomery. He was wearing a tan jacket, blue jeans, lime green shoes, and a green hat. Mr. Reed may be living with a condition that could impair his…

Montgomery Police Searching for Robbery Suspects

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Update: MPS Confirms Homicide Victim was a Teacher

Montgomery Public Schools has confirmed to Alabama News Network that the victim in the city’s latest homicide was a teacher. MPS says 46-year-old Shai Hudson taught at Goodwyn Middle School. MPS wouldn’t comment any further. Montgomery police say Hudson was found dead in the 1800 block of Gillespie Drive Wednesday night at about 6:34 p.m. Police have launched a homicide…

Wanted 17-Year-Old Arrested After Robbery of a Millbrook Marathon Gas Station

A 17-year-old male who has been wanted by the Montgomery Police Department for felony charges is now behind bars after a robbery of a Millbrook Marathon gas station. According to the Millbrook Police Department on Tuesday, November 17, at 1:00 p.m. Police responded to a Millbrook Marathon on 2840 Main Street concerning a robbery. The clerk told the officers that…

Two Arrested in Connection to Perry Hill Road Robbery

Two people are behind bars Thursday night in connection to a business robbery. It happened on the 1600 block of Perry Hill Road. Police say a witness saw the suspect enter the business and demand money. The Montgomery Police Department later identified 34-year-old Johnnie Davis as the suspect.  Mpd also charged 34-year-old Portia Gilbert in connection to the crime. Both…

Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed Looks Back at His First Year in Office

Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed took time to sit down with Alabama News Network for a one-on-one interview as he celebrates one year in office. What a year it has been. The mayor has had to cope with the COVID-19 outbreak and its effects on the local economy and the uptick in shootings across the city this year. But there have…

CrimeStoppers Offering Reward in Montgomery Murder Investigation

Central Alabama CrimeStoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for any information that leads to the arrest of anyone involved in the death of Sandra Smith. On Sunday, October 25, Montgomery Police patrol units responded to the intersection of South Court Street and Huntley Drive regarding a person suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was identified as Sandra Smith. She…

MPD Celebrates National Faith & Blue Weekend

Church of Highlands on Taylor Road partnered with the Montgomery Police Department to celebrate National Faith & Blue Weekend. A few weeks ago, some law enforcement leaders extended an olive branch to communities of color by announcing the most comprehensive police-community outreach project in history. This weekend, the National Faith & Blue Weekend will hold more than 500 community events in…