Theft

State Wants 3 Years in Jail for Ousted Alabama Sheriff

ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — Alabama prosecutors say a longtime sheriff removed from office after being convicted of theft and ethics violations should spend three years in jail. The state attorney general’s office says Former Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely also should be required to pay $14,000 in fines and restitution. They also say he should serve two years on probation…

Longtime Alabama Sheriff Testifies in Theft, Ethics Trial

ATHENS, Ala. (AP) – A longtime Alabama sheriff on trial on theft and ethics charges has taken the stand to deny charges that could result in his removal from office after nearly four decades. Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely testified Thursday about a series of transactions and checks. Prosecutors say they’re evidence of wrongdoing but the defense contends they show…

Prattville Investigators Search for Jewelry Store Thieves, Believes Suspects Apart of Phenix City, Columbus, Ga. Organized Crime Group

Prattville police are investigating a felony theft at a jewelry store. A search for suspects has expanded to Phenix City and Columbus, Ga
The search expands to Phenix City and Columbus, Ga. due to investigators believing offenders in the felony theft may be part of an organized group operating in that area.

Prattville Police Investigating Theft at Kay’s Jewelry Store on Cobbs Ford Road

Suspects_006 (2) Suspects_005 (3) Suspects_004 (4) Suspects_003 (5) Suspects_002 (6) Suspects (7) Suspects_010 Suspects_009 Prattville police are investigating a theft at a Kay’s Jewelry Store located at 2471 Cobbs Ford Road. The incident occurred on June 1. Three unknown men entered the store and once inside they kept redirecting the salesclerk to pull jewelry from the display cases. Police say another…

Man Sentenced to Prison in Theft from Police Memorial Fund

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) – A man who pleaded guilty to stealing from a memorial fund established to aid survivors of a slain Alabama police officer has been sentenced to more than three years in prison. News outlets report a federal judge sentenced 27-year-old Devonte Lemond Hammonds of Birmingham on Tuesday. Three months ago he pleaded guilty to fraud in the…

Suspect Takes Large Amount of Cash from Millbrook Walmart, Now Wanted by Police

The Millbrook Police department is investigating a Theft. The theft occurred at the Walmart located at 145 Kelley Blvd. Investigators say two unknown subjects entered the store, and while inside, the suspect pictured managed to enter a register and take a large amount of money. If you have any information on the identity of the suspect or his whereabouts, call…

Tallassee Police Searching for Stolen ATV

Suspect Vehicle (4) Suspect Vehicle_002 (2) The Tallassee Police Department is currently investigating the theft of a ATV. On March 1, around 3:23 a.m., a theft occurred in the 100 block of S. Harper Street in Tallassee. A 2017 Honda Rubicon TRX-500 was taken from a private residence. Video surveillance was collected from numerous sources and the suspect’s vehicle has…