Crime

23-year-old killed in shooting at Hoover apartment complex

Hoover police responded to a report of gunshots at 4:49 p.m. to the Park at Hoover, said Capt. Gregg Rector. Once on the scene in the 2300 block of...

Alabama man, recently out of jail, breaks into home to eat sandwich, wash laundry, cut toenails: cops

An Alabama man -- who was released from prison just last week -- broke into a woman’s house Tuesday and “made himself at home,” bathing, washing...

Russellville police searching for burglary suspect

RUSSELLVILLE, Ala. – Police continue the search for a burglary suspect. They believe surveillance video from the crime scene can help identify him....

29-year-old man shot in broad daylight becomes Birmingham's 90th homicide this year

Birmingham police on Thursday identified the victim as Christopher Rice. He was 29, and lived in Birmingham. A man shot in broad daylight in Pratt...

Montgomery County mother charged after 2-year-old daughter tests positive for meth

Leslie Ann Kraft was charged with endangering her daughter after the 2-year-old was exposed to meth earlier this month.         

Police identify man fatally shot near Paterson Court

Jermaine Barnes was fatally shot near the intersection of South Union and Winnie streets         

Anniston convenience store robbed at gunpoint Monday

Anniston police Sgt. Kyle Price on Wednesday said the suspect entered a Texaco store on U.S. 431 at 6:45 p.m. Monday with a gun and left with $500 in...

Man demands his vodka, gets shot in leg, sheriff says

Dylan Brett Martin, 23, got into a verbal argument with a man over a bottle of vodka at a party at Martin’s home Saturday night, Calhoun County...

Couple arrested after strangling, stabbing, police say

Anniston police Sgt. Kyle Price on Wednesday said a 30-year-old Lincoln man was charged Tuesday night with domestic violence by strangulation....

2 critically injured in shootings minutes apart in Birmingham

A man was critically injured after he was shot on Second Street and Avenue in Pratt City. A second man was shot minutes later on Goldwire Street in...

Woman reports car theft on West Fairview Avenue

Montgomery police are investigating the case after a woman reported her car was stolen on West Fairview Avenue.         

Death sentence vacated for man who threw children off bridge

An Alabama man convicted of killing four children by throwing them off a bridge had his death sentence reduced by a judge Monday to life imprisonment...

Montgomery police ID teen killed in fatal weekend shooting

Ja’Devian De’Sean Smith, 17, was pronounced dead at the scene on South Holt Street         

Tennessee couple charged in fatal stabbing on Rosa Parks Avenue

Tennessee residents Mitchell Call and Abigail Peace were each charged with murder after Darrell Rudolph was stabbed to death in September         

Man gunned down, killed outside west Birmingham grocery store Sunday morning

The shooting happened at 9:20 a.m. at M & N Groceries at the corner of 24th Street and Pearson Avenue. The victim was pronounced dead on the...