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MPD Investigates Shooting that Left a Man Critically Injured

Montgomery Police are investigating a shooting that left one man injured. Authorities arrived to the 4500 block of Rosa Parks Avenue in reference to a person shot. There they found the victim with a life-threatening gunshot wound. The shooting happened around 4:45 Thursday afternoon. The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment. Categories: Crime, News Tags: life-threatening gunshot wound,…

Mayor Steven Reed Wants to Rename Montgomery Street in Honor of Fred Gray

Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed wants to rename a Montgomery street in honor of noted civil rights attorney Fred Gray. Reed made the proposal at Monday night’s Montgomery City Council meeting. Reed wants to rename West Jeff Davis Avenue, which is the street where Gray grew up, to Fred D. Gray Avenue. Gray represented Rosa Parks in the 1955 Montgomery Bus…

Man Shot and Killed on Rosa Parks Avenue in Montgomery

Montgomery police are conducting a homicide investigation following the shooting death of 25-year-old Devonta Timmons of  Montgomery.  On Saturday at about 11 p.m., police and fire medics responded to a call of a person shot in the 4100 block of Rosa L. Parks Avenue. Timmons was pronounced dead at the scene.  The circumstances remain under investigation and no arrests have…