Man arrested in connection with Madison Co. homicide; Reaction to Supreme Court VRA ruling

A Madison County man has been arrested in the death of his common law wife. Law enforcement officials discovered the body of Susan Adkins when they went to her home for a welfare check. Authorities said her boyfriend, Jeffrey Elmore, 56, confessed to the murder. Tonight, details on what led to her murder.

Reaction is still being voiced after today's ruling by the Supreme Court. The Court handed down a crucial ruling regarding the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Tonight, political expert Dr. Waymon Burke breaks down what today's ruling means for Alabama voters.

An inmate who escaped before being transferred into the custody of Lawrence County authorities is back in jail tonight. Rocky Hood made his escape earlier this evening when he slipped out of his handcuffs and made a run for it. At 10, details on his capture.

I hope you will join us tonight for WAFF 48 News at 10.

See you then!

Kim Essex

WAFF 48 News