Montgomery Police

Montgomery Police Arrest Murder Suspect

Police: Victim and Suspect knew each other

This is the statement from MPD regarding the late Friday night shooting death that Alabama News Network reported during yesterday’s newscasts. MONTGOMERY — The Montgomery Police Department has arrested Kendrick Holley, 34, of Montgomery following the August 31st, 2018 shooting death of Jermaine Ashley, 46, of Montgomery. MPD and Fire Medics responded to the 2400 block of Hickman Street around…

“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…

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…

MPD Working Double Shooting at Strip Mall

Montgomery police are investigating a double shooting that happened at a strip mall  at the corner of Ann and Chestnut Streets. The shooting happened Thursday evening just before 7 o’clock. Police say there were two adult males shot. One of the victims has possible life-threatening injuries. One witness tells Alabama News Network one of the victims was a barber at…

MPD: South Montgomery Shooting Leaves Two Women Dead

Montgomery Police say two women were fatally shot Tuesday evening. The shooting happened in the 4700 block of Narrow Lane Road just before 8 o’clock. Police say one victim died at the scene, the other died at Baptist South hospital. The victims’ names have not been released. Authorities say the shooting stemmed from an argument between multiple people that escalated….

Burglary Suspect Dies in Montgomery

Police Dog apprehended suspect.

Montgomery Police have released a statement about the death of a burglary suspect on Cresta Circle in the Smiley Court Public Housing Development early today.   “The Montgomery Police Department responded to a burglary-in-progress call at about 2:30 a.m. today in the 3800 block of Cresta Circle. Upon MPD’s arrival at the scene it appeared that the suspect was inside…

Victim’s ID released, Suspect Arrested in Montgomery Murder

Shooting happened Friday afternoon on the city's West Side.

Montgomery Police identify the suspect as 51 year old Jimmy Sanders. He’s charged with the shooting death of 50 year old Liberty Anthony, who was killed in the 900 Block of Busch Street about 7:00 PM Friday. Police say the men knew each other and had argued before the shooting, Sanders bond is set at $150,000 and he is charged…

Family of Man Missing More than a Month Pleads for Help

The family of Santonio Daniels, 38, is asking for the public’s help to find him. Daniels was last seen on Friday, April 2, 2018 at his residence which is located in the 700 block of Coliseum Boulevard in Montgomery.  Daniels’ mother told authorities he left walking in an unknown direction around 7:00 p.m. He was last seen wearing an orange…

1 Dead in Montgomery Shooting

The Montgomery Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation following the shooting death of Jamichael Stokes, 28, of Montgomery. About 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 14, police officers were flagged down by a motorist near the intersection of Chisholm Street and Lower Wetumpka Road. The motorist had observed an adult male in distress on Creative Street and was attempting to transport…

i-Team: Policing POV

In addition to handguns and handcuff, a growing number of law enforcement agencies nationwide have added body cameras to the list of standard issue equipment for their officers. Since many cameras started recording over the last few years, the public has been able to see what happened during some heated and controversial encounters. Some of the most recent cases in…