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Prattville Man Charged with Impersonating a Police Officer

Selma Police have arrested and charged a Prattville man with two counts of impersonating a police officer. Police Chief Kenta Fulford says 26-year-old Sean Payton Lann is also charged with 3rd degree robbery and 3rd degree criminal mischief. Chief Fulford says Lann was pulling people over in a car equipped with blue lights. He says Lann was caught and arrested…

UPDATE: Suspect Sought in Selma’s First Murder of the Year Turns Himself In

Update: Saturday, February 8 Authorities say Terry Keyion Webster turned himself in around midnight on Friday. He is being held in the Dallas County Jail without bond.   Update: 8:00 PM Friday, February 7 Selma Police have released a picture of the suspect in the city’s first murder of the year. Police are searching for Terry Keyion Webster. Webster is…

Mother and Son Charged with Murder of Selma Man Found Beaten to Death on City Street

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A mother and son are behind bars for the death of a Selma man. Shakeem Butler, 24, and Shana Muldrow, 56, are both charged with murder. Interim Police Chief Robert Green says 58-year-old Joseph Minniefield’s body was found in the 1500 block of Hayden Street Friday night. He’d been beaten to death. Green says Muldrow…

Selma Police Officer Attacked While Responding to Call

Several people have been charged with assaulting a Selma Police officer. According the department, the officer was kicked and stomped early Sunday morning while trying to break up a fight involving several people at Michael’s Pub located at 3548 Highway 80 West. The unidentified officer was treated at Vaughan Regional Medical Center and has since been released. The suspects: Shemeka…

Selma Police Investigate Break-In at Vasser’s Mini Mart

Selma police are investigating a break-in at Vasser’s Mini Mart, a popular store, gas station and restaurant on West Dallas Avenue. Police say the break-in happened just before 12:30 Monday morning. Surveillance video shows two people breaking into the store, unplugging the cash registers and smashing them until they opened. Store owners say the thieves ran across the street to…

Spencer Collier Retiring as Selma Police Chief

Alabama News Network has confirmed that Selma Police Chief Spencer Collier will soon be retiring. Selma Mayor Darrio Melton has told us Collier’s retirement is effective July 30. Collier is currently out on medical leave. Collier was hired as police chief in 2017 after working as the first-ever Secretary of the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, a cabinet-level position in the…

Three Selma Officers Arrested

Charged with making false statements.

The Alabama Attorney General’s Office says the officers, Sgt. Jeffery Hardy, 45,  Sgt, Kendall Thomas, 38, and Lt. Tory Neely, 48, are charged with: “knowingly falsifying, concealing or covering up material or making a false or fraudulent statement in a matter under investigation by the Attorney General’s Office, a violation of Code of Alabama §36-15-62.1 The crime is a class…

Authorities: Selma Shooting Victim Dies; Charges Upgraded Against Suspect

Authorities say the unidentified victim in a recent shooting in Selma has died. Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson says charges against the suspect, 23-year-old Shaquille Tyus, will be upgraded to Capital Murder. Tyus is also charged with one count of Attempted Murder and one count of Shooting into an Occupied Vehicle. The shooting happened Monday afternoon in the parking…

Selma Couple Charged in Child’s Violent Death

Charges have been filed in against a man and a woman in the brutal death of a 23-month-old child. The child was pronounced dead shortly after being brought to the Vaughn Memorial Hospital Emergency Room in Selma in August 2017. An autopsy conducted by the Alabama Department of Forensic Science determined that child’s death was caused by multiple blunt force…