Crime

  Hartselle Police still searching for homicide suspect

It has been two weeks since a Hartselle man was shot and killed inside his home on Dawson Street.

  Man linked to theft arrested after chase in Marshall County

Woman captured following manhunt, attempted assault on Jackson County deputy

  Huntsville Police involved in pair of late night chases

  Huntsville man wanted in South Carolina has a violent past

  Huntsville man wanted on assault, kidnapping charges in S.C.

Arson suspect arrested in fire at Decatur Walmart

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  Fight leads to shooting in north Huntsville, police say

Suspect arrested after multiple car break-ins at DeKalb County swimming spot

  Murdered Decatur teen’s case sent to grand jury

  Morgan County murder suspect claims self defense in documents

Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting in North Courtland

Around 6.6 pounds of marijuana seized in Madison County trafficking bust

Charges revealed following DeKalb County manhunt

Jonathan Richards was served all of the warrants regarding a string of car break-ins and ensuing manhunt.

Woman accused of driving through Fyffe Town Park gates, car break-in

Investigators believe the suspect was under the influence of narcotics when she left her home.

  Suspect arrested after homicide victim found in Tennessee River

Bobby Daryl Hamblen,is charged with the murder of David James McCluskey.

  Athens teen facing rape, child porn charges

Limestone County investigators say Timothy Mayberry Jr. taped himself engaging in sexual acts with a 12-year-old girl.

  Awards ceremony for Madison Police officers involved in controversial 2019 shooting canceled

  Suspect arrested in Florence homicide

50 arrested in DeKalb County drug roundup

  Suspect sought, accused of throwing hammer at woman in Eva

2 shoot each other over drugs at Huntsville apartment complex, police say

  Defense contractor rearrested, charged with 60 counts of child pornography

  Suspected accomplice’s case in Danville triple murder heads to grand jury

Investigators say April Hanner tried to help her boyfriend, Carson Peters, get away after authorities say he killed three people in Danville on Memorial Day weekend.

  Several cars broken into; two stolen in Hartselle

Video from a security camera on Hunter Lane in Hartselle has been circling Facebook after several cars were broken into early Monday morning.

  Huntsville father asks for answers in son’s murder

Two years ago, 40-year-old Ryan Baker lost his life to violence.

  Man arrested in Madison County pharmacy robbery

Investigators with the Madison County Sheriff’s Office have charged one person in a robbery.

Suspect wanted in Madison County burglary

Officials with the Madison County Sheriff’s Office are searching for a burglary suspect caught on surveillance video.

Florence Police searching for armed robbery suspects

Florence Police are searching for suspects in an armed robbery that happened early Saturday morning.

Contract worker responsible for several thefts in DeKalb County, sheriff says

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office says investigators tied several theft cases to one man.

  Arrest made in July 4 murder of Decatur teen

Shannon Doors Thomas is charged with capital murder.

  Levert Street shooting victim identified

A HPD officer said the altercation happened at a home on Levert St., just off of Oakwood Ave.

  2 arrested after firearms stolen from Colbert County patrol vehicle

Muscle Shoals police have arrested two people in connection to recent vehicle break-ins.

  Huntsville police asking for help in homicide investigation

Police say a deceased man was found off Oakwood Road.

Hartselle man charged with trafficking meth

Michael Shann Springer is charged with trafficking in methamphetamine.

  Jackson County man arrested on child sex abuse indictments

A grand jury returned indictments against Donald Ray Berry on multiple charges

  4th of July weekend homicides in Morgan County and Madison County

Weekend homicides in Decatur and Harvest: Updates

  Police say car burglaries, thefts are up in Florence

Investigators say they have been tracking an increase in car burglaries and thefts over the past six months.

  Man arrested after Huntsville police chase

Charges are pending.

  New law enforcement team to address drugs in Cullman County

New law enforcement team to address drugs in Cullman County

  New court documents shed light on Valhermoso Springs murder case

Multiple search warrants have been entered into the court record. In them, deputies describe arriving on the scene of the murders on Talucah Road in Valhermoso Springs.

  Two suspects in killing of seven people arrive back in Alabama to face capital murder charges

Michael Legg and Frederic Allen Rogers are charged with capital murder in the deaths of the seven people killed on June 4.

Florence Police Department investigating deadly shooting

Florence Police Department investigating deadly shooting

  Cyber tip leads to child porn arrest in Decatur

Decatur police say they received a cyber tip in reference to child pornography on April 7.

Sex offender gives fake name to avoid stolen car charges, police say

Once his identity was verified, Christopher Pride was arrested for the two grand jury indictments.

  Jackson County pastor responds to church vandalism, racial graffiti

The burglars left behind plenty of damage for church members to clean up this weekend.

  Two suspects in connection to Valhermoso Springs septuple homicide arrested in Oregon

Two people have been arrested in connection to the early June killings of seven people in Valhermoso Springs.

  Huntsville Police investigate shooting on Clayton Dr.

Lambert said the victim tried to break up an argument and was shot by one of the men involved in the argument.

2 injured in north Huntsville shooting

Huntsville police say there was a double shooting on Academy Drive.

  Jackson County church targeted with destructive vandalism, racist graffiti

Officers discovered extensive destruction and vandalism, including smashed items, window and wall damage, and racist language and swastikas scrawled on the walls.

  2 arrested following Wednesday’s pursuit in Limestone County

The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office released arrest details related to a \pursuit on Wednesday.

  Decatur man followed teen girl while performing lewd act, police say

Police say the officers saw a male following quickly behind a young female who was walking south on 8th Avenue.

  Decatur Police Chief identifies officer who punched store owner in March

The Decatur Police Chief confirmed that officer Justin Rippen struck liquor store owner Kevin Penn on the day of the call.

Decatur man arrested on new drug charges 2 weeks after drug trafficking arrest

Darnell Chandler was arrested approximately two weeks prior for alleged trafficking narcotics in Madison County.

  Friday night shooting at Monarch Apartment Homes

Friday night shooting at Monarch Apartment Homes

  Rep. Anthony Daniels: ‘it’s time to act’ on police brutality

Rep. Daniels tells us it's time to start enacting policies to address police brutality.

  Decatur man arrested, accused of murdering his son

Decatur police have arrested a man accused of murdering his own son.

  Man charged in 2017 murder and kidnapping still waiting for trial

Hardy's trial may not start until this time next year.

  City councilman calling for Decatur Police officer to be fired

Decatur City Councilman Billy Jackson said the punch was not warranted, calling the act egregious and unnecessary.

Cyber tip leads to child porn arrest in Boaz

A Boaz man has been arrested on child pornography charges.

2 arrested in Decatur gas station robbery

The victim was struck in the head with a handgun during the robbery, according to police.

  Madison man indicted over pipe bomb

A three-count indictment filed in U.S. district court charges Joshua Andrew Quillin with possessing a pipe bomb.

Deputies see uptick in vehicle burglaries in west Madison County

Deputies say there was an increase in vehicle burglaries on the west side of the county over the weekend.

  Danville triple murder suspect, accomplice arrested

Decatur police say Carson Ray Peters and April Hanner are in custody.

  Man accused of threatening Morgan County sheriff caught in Texas

John Owen Compton is accused of threatening Sheriff Ron Puckett and Puckett’s family.

Marshall County deputies searching for suspect in boat storage break-in

Deputies say on May 15, a masked man cut through the fence at the Guntersville Boat Storage on New Hope Highway South in Grant.

  2 arrested after vehicle pursuit in Jackson County

Officers say they pursued the vehicle throughout numerous city, state and county roads.

  Wife of Limestone County capital murder suspect arrested

The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office confirms Christina Stanley was arrested in Madison with the help of the Madison Police Department.

  Police: Athens woman shoots passing driver while aiming for another car

Police say the suspect said she didn't realize there was another car traveling in front of her targets.

  Multiple stolen vehicles, equipment recovered in Jackson County

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office has reported the recovery of several stolen vehicles.

  Madison County doctor sentenced in pill mill case

Dr. Celia Lloyd-Turney pleaded guilty in January.

  Scammers advertising puppies online, then not sending to buyers

Scammers advertising puppies online, then not sending to buyers

Man wanted on warrants runs from deputies, arrested in Morgan County

Man wanted on warrants arrested in Morgan County

2 accused of kidnapping, attacking, robbing Decatur woman

Police say they found the victim restrained and suffering from multiple lacerations.

  Limestone County shooting charge upgraded to capital murder

Travis Stanley is charged with capital murder.

Suspect sought, 2 arrested in DeKalb County burglary

Two are in jail and another is currently being sought by the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office after a homeowner interrupted a burglary on May 2.

  Marshall County corrections officer arrested

Marcus Earl Martin is charged with promoting prison contraband.

Infant abducted at gun point in Talladega has been found

Authorities say the abductor took the vehicle Cambrylin Mayfield was in at gun point in the area of Dorothy Lane.

Stolen motorcycle suspect caught sleeping inside DeKalb County flea market, sheriff says

The suspect was found to be sleeping inside of the business, according to the sheriff’s office.

  Video shows ‘paving’ scam in action

You’ve heard of the“too good to be true” scams. Video obtained by WAFF 48 News appears to show one in action. The man in the doorbell camera footage is now facing home fraud charges, according to authorities.

  Woman charged with animal cruelty in Tenn. hoarding case

A Tennessee woman faces 18 animal cruelty charges after more than 100 animals were discovered at a home during an animal hoarding investigation in Frankewing.