Murder

Alabama Man Arrested in 1995 Slaying After Calling Police

Courtesy: Ap Images BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) – Authorities in Alabama say a man is being charged with murder after calling police and confessing to an unsolved killing that happened in 1995. Police say 53-year-old Johnny Dwight Whited of Trinity called officers Wednesday offering information about the shooting death of Christopher Alvin Dailey in 1995. Court documents show the man provided…

Montgomery Police Investigating Fatal Whispering Pines Drive Shooting

Montgomery police are conducting a homicide investigation into the October 4th death of Justin Jackson, 32, of Montgomery. Jackson fatally shot in the 2700 block of Whispering Pines Drive, died at the scene. The circumstances surrounding the shooting remain under investigation as no arrests have been made. This will be the 48th Murder in Montgomery in 2020. Alabama News Network…

Crimestoppers: $1,000 Reward Offered for Information in Murder of Auburn Teen

Lee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the murder of 18-year-old Thomas Anthony Green, of Auburn. Police found Green’s body in a rural area in Waverly on September 10. Authorities reported Green missing on September 6. Crimestoppers is now offering a $1,000 reward for information in Green’s murder.If you have any information on Green’s murder, call Lee County Sheriff’s Office at…

Montgomery Police Investigating 45th Murder of 2020

Montgomery police responded to the 4700 block of South Court Street in reference to a shooting. At the scene, police located an adult male with a fatal gunshot wound. He was pronounced at the scene. The shooting occurred on Tuesday, September 8, around 12:24 pm. Police will continue to investigate the shooting. No arrests have been made.   Categories: Crime,…

Charges Upgraded to Capital Murder for Suspect in Harrison Road Shooting After Victim Dies

Montgomery police have upgraded Attempted Murder charges to Capital Murder after the victim in an early Saturday morning shooting died. On Monday, September 7, Kobe Reed, 18, of Montgomery died from her injuries suffered in the Saturday, September 5 shooting. Julian Zagaglia, 18, of Montgomery has been charged with the death of Reed. Police apprehended Zagaglia on September 6 and…

$1,000 Reward Offered for Information in Murder of Elba Man

Crimestoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the murder of 26-year-old Donta Jaqun Rogers. On January 16, an unknown subject(s) went to 617 Putnam Street in Elba where Rogers shot and killed. Police have been unable to determine what the subjects fled in or what direction. Investigator are asking for the community’s assistance in…

Second Suspect Charged in Troy July Shooting

Wadrickus James Howard, 17-years-old of Troy has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of Jacoby Deshon Cogburn. Howard has been charged with Capital Murder and will be held in the Pike County Jail with no bond. He is the second suspect charged in the murder, along with 17-year-old Jamarco Harris. On Monday July 13th, at about 9:13 PM,…

Suspect Charged with Murder in Plaza Drive Triple Shooting

The Montgomery Police Department has charged La’Vonte Brisker, 22, of Montgomery, with the murder of Aaron Albright. Albright fatally shot on August 14 was 24-years-old. On Friday, August 14, around 11:18 a.m., police and medics responded to a call of a person shot. The shooting occurred in the 4900 block of Plaza Drive. At the scene, police located Albright with…

Convicted Murderer Found Guilty of Possessing a Gun and Drug Trafficking

On Tuesday, August 11, a federal jury convicted Kemond Jareuz Fortson, 35, of Montgomery, for being a felon in possession of a firearm, possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute, and possessing a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime, announced U.S. Attorney Louis V. Franklin, Sr. The trial evidence showed that, on October 31, 2017, the Gulf Coast Regional…