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Georgia: Pregnant Woman Dead from Gunshot to the Head

Sheriff’s deputies in Georgia are investigating the shooting death of a pregnant woman after her 11-year-old son found her unresponsive in her bed. The Bibb County chief coroner, Leon Jones, identified her as 36-year-old Melanie Powell of Macon. Deputies said Powell was shot in the head. The death was reported to authorities Sunday and is being investigated as a homicide….

Montgomery Police Make Murder Arrest

Montgomery police say they’ve made an arrest in the shooting death of a man last night. Police say they’ve charged 22-year-old Markel Thomas of Montgomery with murder in the killing of 40-year-old Derrick Blount. Police say they found Blount dead in the 4800 block of Mobile Highway shortly after 9:30PM. Police say the shooting actually happened in the 3400 block…

UPDATE: Second Montgomery Shooting Death of this Weekend

14 year old girl shot to death late last night.

Montgomery police released this statement about the death not far from the Greyhound Bus Station. UPDATE: Police say the victim was 14 years old.  They are say the cause of death will be determined by a forensic examination.   “MONTGOMERY — The Montgomery Police Department is conducting a Death Investigation following the December 1st, 2018 death of a juvenile female….

Montgomery Police Launch Homicide Investigation after Man’s Shooting Death

Montgomery police say they’ve launched a homicide investigation following a man’s shooting death this morning. Police say 33-year-old Darrell Rudolph was found unresponsive around 5:45 a.m. in the 500 block of Rosa Parks Avenue. Police say he was pronounced dead at the scene. They have released no other information. If you have a tip to help solve this case, call…

Macon County Woman Arrested For Fatally Shooting Her Grandmother

Macon County authorities are investigating a fatal shooting. Macon County Sheriff Andre Brunson says the shooting happened around 11 o’clock Saturday morning at a home on County Road 67. Authorities say the family was preparing to go to a funeral when an altercation broke out between a 22-year-old woman and her 58-year-old grandmother. They say the woman pulled out a gun…

MPD Investigates West Park Avenue Homicide

The Montgomery Police Department has launched a homicide investigation following the shooting death late Monday, June 20, of 30-year-old Darnell Bush of Montgomery. MPD and Fire Medics responded to the 200 block of West Park Avenue at about 11 p.m. after receiving a report of shots fired. There, they say they found Bush’s body. Police say the circumstances surrounding this fatal shooting are…

Man Seeks Immunity in Shooting Death of Auburn Football Player

A man charged with killing an Auburn University football player says he shot only after the athlete opened fire outside a party. Markale Hart testified at a hearing Tuesday about the December 2014 death of 18-year-old Jakell Mitchell. Hart is seeking immunity from a murder charge under Alabama’s stand-your-ground law. Evidence showed Hart and cousin Tyrone Rowe were at a…