Jefferson

Man shot while walking dog in Forestdale dies at hospital; homicide probe underway

The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Jack Travis Bolden. He was 34. Jack Bolden was fatally shot Oct. 11, 2018...

Road closures scheduled Oct. 13 in downtown Huntsville ahead of Alabama A&M Homecoming Parade

Attention drivers. If you are planning to head to downtown Huntsville this Saturday, you can expect some detours due to Alabama A&M’s annual...

Body found in Jefferson County woods

'Partly decomposed' remains found in woods off of Hodges Cemetery Road in Jefferson County. A partially decomposed body was found Sunday in...

GOP build on money advantage in Alabama legislative races

Incumbents benefit from September inflow of cash; Democrats show strength in Jefferson County         

Birmingham rapper charged in teen's killing back in jail after nearly 2 months on the run

Daniel Lee Jelks, aka Two Gunz Vito, was booked into the Jefferson County Jail just after 9 a.m. Thursday, jail records show. He was taken into...

Former Birmingham police chief, city councilman Bill Myers dead at 88

Myers, who served as the police chief from 1978-1981 and served four terms on the Birmingham City Council, from 1981 to 1993, died at his home at...

Woman dies 9 days after hit by car in east Birmingham

The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the woman as Twana Rena Hutcherson. She was 40. A Birmingham woman struck by a car has died...

Capital murder trial begins; man charged with strangling wife and trying to kill stepson

The victim's son, who was 15 when he found his mother dead in 2017, said Willie Bell jumped out of a closet and tried to strangle him with an...

Man dies after morning shooting at southwest Birmingham business

The shooting happened shortly after 9:30 a.m. at Westside Tire Center on 31st Street S.W. and Jefferson Avenue. A man was shot to death Tuesday...

2 charged with heroin trafficking in unrelated weekend arrests

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office identified the suspects as Antwain Lewis Jr., 20, and Tardarius Sanders, 24. One remains behind bars; the...

Accused shooter indicted in slaying of Inglenook 16-year-old

Hakeem Gamble, 25, is charged in the July slaying of 16-year-old Nathaniel Holder. The indictment was issued Sept. 21 and made public Monday....

Trussville man indicted for shooting dog while aiming at person, records state

A Jefferson County grand jury issued the indictment against Michael Jeremy Downs on Sept. 21, according to court records made public Monday. The...

Alabama Fire women's tackle football player killed in Birmingham motorcycle crash

The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as TeShaura Keyon Turnbull. She was 25. TeShaura Keyon TurnbullPhoto courtesy of...

Bodies found in Leeds wooded area positively ID'd as murdered Irondale motel owners

Two bodies found Tuesday in a wooded area off of Rex Lake Road in Leeds have been positively identified as the remains of the husband and wife owners...

Center Point man accused of persuading 10 kids to perform sex acts for child porn production

Dennis James Hudson Jr., 28, was indicted Wednesday in U.S. District Court, according to a joint announcement by U.S. Attorney Jay Town and FBI...