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Man Charged in Connection with Montgomery Pedestrian Death

A man has been charged with murder in connection with the shooting that led to a teen’s hit-and-run death earlier this month in Montgomery. 19-year-old Terrance Webster is charged with reckless murder.  Police say Webster shot a gun during an argument the night of December 1. A group of teens were in a nearby parking lot and fled when they…

Montgomery Police Investigate Shooting on E. South Blvd

Montgomery police are investigating a shooting that left one person injured. Police say a man was shot in the 2000 block of East South Blvd. Police say he was hospitalized with non life-threatening injuries. Authorities are investigating what may have led up to that shooting. No arrests have been made in the case. Anyone with information is asked to call…

1 dead, 1 Seriously Injured in Montgomery Shooting

Montgomery police are investigating a fatal shooting that left one man dead and another man injured. Authorities say a man was shot and killed in the 4200 block of Woodley Square Monday afternoon. A second man was hospitalized in critical, but stable condition. Police are working to determine what led up to that shooting. No word on any arrests in…

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…

MPD Officer Placed on Leave; Charged with Enticing a Child

A Montgomery police officer has been relieved of duty after being accused of enticing a 15-year-old female. Steve Rodgers, 22, is charged with one count of enticing a child to enter a house for immoral purposes; a Class C felony. The alleged incident happened the evening of October 24 while Rodgers was responding to a report of an unknown disturbance…

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…

Authorities: Two People Charged After Five Children Exposed to Cocaine

Montgomery police have arrested two people after authorities say five children were exposed to cocaine. Authorities have charged 40-year-old Eric Heath and 31-year-old Cordelia Adair with five counts of chemical endangerment of a child. The Department of Human Resources called authorities on September 6 after reports of drug activity at a home in the 400 block of Gardendale Drive. Adair…

Three More Suspects Charged in S. Hull Street Murder

Montgomery Police have charged three more people in the shooting death of 29-year-old Samuel James. Marcus Brown, 16, Nicolas Moore, 16, and Queneshia King, 25, have all been charged with two counts each of capital murder. James was killed Friday, August 10 in 1500 block of South Hull Street. His vehicle was missing, but was recovered several blocks away from…

MPD Charges Two in Murder on South Hull Street

The Montgomery Police Department has filed charges against two people in connection with the fatal shooting of 29-year-old Samuel James. Taketrin Bivins, 28, and Jay’Shun Edwards, 16, are charged with one count each of capital murder during the commission of a robbery and capital murder during the discharging of a firearm into an occupied vehicle. Bivins and Edwards were taken…

State Supreme Court Stays Officer’s Murder Trial

The Alabama Supreme Court has stayed the trial of a Montgomery police officer facing murder charges. Aaron Cody Smith was scheduled to go to trial Monday on murder charges for the 2016 shooting of 58-year-old Greg Gunn. Justices on Wednesday stayed the trial to consider his appeal on a number of issues. Smith’s attorneys argue he should be immune from…