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Troy Police Investigating Death of Troy Resident

1/2IMG_1143 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2IMG_1144 Show Caption Hide Caption The Troy Police Department is investigating the death of Willie Charles Scott, 58, of Troy. Shortly after noon on Wednesday, officers  responded to Scott’s residence in the 22,000 block of U.S. 231 North. When officers arrived, they said they found Scott deceased inside his home. Authorities said Scott’s vehicle, a…

Impacts of Social Media on Missing Persons Cases

Misery and mystery can linger in missing person cases. To many, it may seem like there’s been a rise in missing person cases, and some even say you can thank social media for that. Reporter Mandy McQueen sat down with Crimestoppers to see if the numbers are, in fact, higher and what role social media plays. “Missing person cases have…

Troy Parents Arrested for Chemical Endangerment of an Infant

(Source: Troy Police Dept.) Two parents from Troy were arrested Wednesday for chemical endangerment of a child. Troy Police Chief Randall Barr says 36-year-old William Ray Oliver and 24-year-old Taylor Rose Spurlock were taken into custody for warrants related to the incident involving an infant. According to Chief Barr, the Alabama Department of Human Resources initially contacted the police department…

Troy Man Arrested on Multiple Felony Charges

Source: Troy Police DepartmentA Troy man is behind bars on multiple felony charges after assaulting his girlfriend, stealing her car and crashing into other vehicles. According to the Troy Police Department, Torieno Tremayne Guice, 46, met his girlfriend in a parking lot around 4:30 p.m. on Friday to talk and exchange property. When the victim got in her car to…

Troy Student Charged in Hit-And-Run

The Troy Police Department has announced an arrest in the Nov. 2 hit-and-run that left a Troy University student injured. 21-year-old Michael Alfonzo McKenney II, of Montgomery, turned himself in to the Troy Police Department on Tuesday on a warrant for leaving the scene of an accident. Police say McKenney, who is also a Troy University student, was the driver…

Second Suspect in Troy Man’s Murder Now Behind Bars

Troy Police say the second man wanted in connection with the murder of Rashad Montel McClaney is behind bars. 23-year-old Tharion Vincient Nye turned himself in to the Troy Police Department around 7:30pm Tuesday. Nye has been charge with murder. Police say Nye, 21-year-old Jeremyah Deunte Howell and McClaney were involved in an altercation in the 100 block of Gibbs…

Man Charged in Fatal Stabbing at Troy Apartment Complex

Troy police have made an arrest following a fatal stabbing. Authorities have charged 41-year-old Domeka McKenzie with murder in the stabbing death of 33-year-old Carl Burney. They say McKenzie stabbed Burney in the back and chest Thursday night. It happened at the Autumn Ridge apartments in the 400 block of North Knox Street. McKenzie and another man were arrested during…

Troy Police Investigating Murder

  The Troy Police Department is conducting a murder investigation following the death of a man late last night. Police say 27-year-old Jamarion Deandre Edwards was found shot to death on Watkins Court just before midnight.  Police say there were a lot of people on Watkins Court when Edwards was killed. Police hope that anyone with information will call them…

Search Underway for Man Missing Since Monday

Troy Police are searching for a man who has been missing since Monday. Gary Lee Pergler, 48, was last seen by his neighbors at his residence on Pike County Road 5516. He is 5’11” tall and weighs 195 pounds and drives a white 2001 Chevrolet Impala with Alabama tag 55BD478. Anyone who can help police locate Pergler or his car…