Crime

Police seek Montgomery man in unrelated rape, stalking cases

A Montgomery man is wanted by police in connection to an unrelated rape and stalking case         

Shoppers come to rescue of 74-year-old woman being beaten and robbed in Midfield

The incident happened Wednesday morning at the shopping center on Phillips Drive. Midfield police Sgt. Jesse Bell said the 74-year-old victim was at...

One of three women sought in suspected theft ring arrested

A woman suspected of being involved in a theft ring was arrested on a probation violation in connection to multiple felony theft charges         

Teen charged with robbery, theft after fight, shooting on Ann St.

A 17-year-old was taken to a juvenile detention facility Wednesday after allegedly punched a man and stole his vehicle on Ann Street         

Family of slain Montgomery foster mom settles DHR lawsuit

Porscha Echols was killed in January 2017, months after the foster child was placed in her home.         

Man charged with capital murder in Sunday-night shooting of Ensley woman

Police officials late Tuesday night identified the victim as Denise Fassel. Cameron Jamer Cook, 28, is charged in her slaying. Watch video...

Couple charged with capital murder in stabbing deaths of Birmingham grandparents

Birmingham police charged Zachary Phillips and Kristen Gullon with capital murder/robbery in the Aug. 2 slayings of Mary and Steve Holt. A north...

19-year-old charged in home invasion, shooting of another teen in Bessemer

De'Markis Ishmael Jenkins, 19, is charged with attempted murder and first-degree burglary, said Bessemer police Lt. Christian Clemons. The 18-...

'Proud of his little boy': Man shot on South Hull Street saw son start school days before

Samuel James' family said the father was not known to get into trouble and largely kept to himself         

Tarrant man indicted after thousands of child porn images found at his home

A Jefferson County grand jury indicted Dalton Lee Cato on four counts possession of child pornography, according to recently-released court records....

38-year-old man ID'd as victim of deadly hit-and-run on Green Springs Highway

The Jefferson County Coroner's Office on Tuesday identified the victim as Brian Jerome Morgan. He was 38, and lived in the Birmingham area....

Governor offers reward in unsolved Lauderdale County murder

LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. – A reward is being offered for information in an unsolved Lauderdale County murder from 2015. Connie Ridgeway, 58, was found...

Jailed Montgomery doctor to be released on house arrest

Dr. Richard Stiehl agreed to surrender his medical license in federal court on Monday.         

Ex-gay conversion pastor raided for a second time over human trafficking suspicion — but still hasn’t been charged

A Texas-based pastor was raided for a second time in late July under suspicion of abuse and human trafficking — but still hasn’t been charged with...

Couple arrested after grandparents' murders stayed in Birmingham neighborhood weeks before deaths

Zachary Phillips and Kristen Gullion, both convicted felons, have not been charged by Birmingham police with any crime in connection with the deaths...