(WAFF) - Happy Tuesday, Margo Gray here with your morning headlines.
Toss your Blue Bell Ice Cream. The company is recalling its entire line of ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet and other frozen snacks because they could be contaminated with Listeria. After weeks of gradual recalls, Blue Bell Creameries is now pulling all of its products off the shelves. So far, Blue Bell has documented five cases of Listeria in Kansas and three cases in Texas.
Today a Madison Police officer charged with using unreasonable force on an elderly Indian man is expected in federal court. Muriel Bailey will break down the case at 5:00 & 6:00 on WAFF 48 News Today.
At 5:30 & 6:30, Muriel Bailey will also have the have new information on vandals hitting the Veterans Memorial in Downtown Huntsville.
Beloved Singer, Percy Sledge will be laid to rest today in Baton Rouge. The acclaimed singer died at the age of 73 after his battle with liver cancer.
This morning, a local man remains in critical condition after a shooting involving his estranged wife. Investigators say Bradley Skinner violated a restraining order by breaking into his mother- in- law's house holding a machete and a pistol. His estranged wife grabbed a shotgun and fired back in self defense. An officer on the scene told the woman to drop the gun and opened fire when she failed to do so. She was shot in the hip and is expected to make a full recovery.
ALDI is set to open its first discount grocery store in Guntersville. The German-based supermarket chain announced it will launch a store May 6 along U.S. 431 in Guntersville. ALDI already operates three other locations in Madison County and one in Decatur.