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Showing posts with label Huntsville Crime. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Huntsville Crime. Show all posts

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Shootout in Huntsville as groups exchange gunfire but no arrests have been announced


Groups exchange gunfire near Huntsville gas station, police say


Article Excerpt: "...There were two scenes. One was at the Citgo gas station on Patton Road. The other was across the street at C&S Fuels. No arrests have been announced ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Friday, December 23, 2016

Vandals damage beautiful downtown public 'Koi' art mural


Artist behind koi mural doesn’t want vandalism to discourage more public art

Public Art in Huntsville

Article Excerpt: "...The koi mural on the west side of the square has only been up for about a month, but already it has been vandalized. Artist Dustin Timbrook doesn't want the recent vandalism to discourage others. "We need more public art in Huntsville, not less. Don't let one dork ruin it for everybody," he said ..."

Reference: whnt.com

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

More shootings rock Huntsville - Four Shot


One person dead, three people injured in Huntsville shooting, Police investigating


Article Excerpt: "... 2200 block of Evans Avenue. Police then put crime scene tape around the street. There are dozens of bullet casings in the middle of the road. According to Huntsville Police, at least four people were taken to the hospital with gunshot wounds ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Police release names of burn victims in Hundley Drive Apartment fire


Police release names of burn victims in Hundley Drive Apartment fire


Article Excerpt: "... Police have identified the victims as 41-year-old Alovi McAfee and his stepsons 15-year-old Raheem Dennis and 10-year-old Leshaun Dennis and Huntsville Firefighter Josh Cochran. The UAB Hospital Media Relation’s office say both boys' conditions are 'very critical ..."


Reference: www.wtvm.com

Man charged with attempted murder after police shootout in Huntsville


Man charged with attempted murder after police shootout in Huntsville


Article Excerpt: "... Police say the driver exited his vehicle and fired shots at officers with a handgun. Officers returned fire, and the driver fled the area on foot. No one was injured. Officers chased the driver on foot but lost him in the area. Two male passengers left the area in the offender’s vehicle but were later located in the 3600 block of Kenard Avenue..."


Reference: www.wsfa.com

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Neighbors on alert after recent burglaries in Huntsville's Five Points area


Neighbors on alert after recent burglaries in Huntsville's Five Points area


Article Excerpt: "... Lt. Scott Hudson with the Huntsville Police Department said a brick thrown through the vehicle window, which "sounded like an explosion." Police said someone snatched a gun from the car ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Monday, September 19, 2016

Huntsville terrorism case, missing suspect appears in court


In Huntsville terrorism case, missing suspect appears in court


Miles Rashod Tibbs
Madison County Jail Picture
Article Excerpt: "...This week when asked why there was suspicion of terrorist activity, Salomonsky told reporters: "We've had indications of foreign travel. We've had indications of money going overseas. The other thing is during the course of the initial investigation, we found currency from Iran, Iraq, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia. As we know, these are all hot spots and I think one of the persons actually traveled to, I want to say a Middle East . . . traveled outside this country ...he has been in constant contact with his bonding agency..."

Reference: www.al.com

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Man accused of murdering 72-year-old woman for her car is brought back to Huntsville


Man accused of recent kidnapping, murder brought back to Huntsville


Article Excerpt: "...Hardy kidnapped his ex-girlfriend’s daughter and stepfather...72-year-old Kathleen Lundy, who was walking out the front door of her home. Hardy demanded her car keys and shot her...Hardy was previously employed by Durham Services, where he worked as a school bus driver..."


Reference: whnt.com

Sunday, August 14, 2016

$80,000 in pot seized; Huntsville man charged with trafficking


$80,000 in pot seized; Huntsville man charged with trafficking


Article Excerpt: "... Huntsville police said they got more than 17 pounds of marijuana off the street with the arrest of a Huntsville man for drug trafficking ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Police investigating string of wallet thefts at south Huntsville Publix


Police investigating string of wallet thefts at south Huntsville Publix


Article Excerpt: "...She said she was at the store on Aug. 2 when a woman bumped into her while she was shopping. She said when she looked away, the woman took her wallet ..."


Reference: www.wtvm.com

Friday, July 29, 2016

Area law enforcement doubles efforts to warn public about counterfeit gold and silver


Area law enforcement doubles efforts to warn public about counterfeit gold and silver


Article Excerpt: "... The most recent cases involve purchases at flea markets like Dog Days in Ardmore and Lacon. Some reporting having been scammed out of thousands of dollars. Investigators don’t know where the coins and gold bars are being produced. They suspect the fakes may also be purchased on line. Many of the silver coins, bars, and gold bars are presented in sealed packaging ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Officers ask for commuities help locating a capital murder suspect


Officers ask for commuities help locating a capital murder suspect


Article Excerpt: "...Huntsville Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a capital murder suspect. Authorities are searching for 25-year-old Cornelius Deshawn Frazier of Huntsville ..."

Reference: whnt.com

Monday, May 23, 2016

One arrested, drugs confiscated in Huntsville traffic stop


One arrested, drugs confiscated in Huntsville traffic stop


Article Excerpt: "... While searching May's vehicle later, police reported finding four bricks of compressed marijuana, weighing in total about 3.75 pounds ..."

Reference: www.abc17news.com

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Charges dropped against man accused of dismembering girlfriend


Charges dropped against man accused of dismembering girlfriend


Article Excerpt: "... The Madison County District Attorney’s office has filed papers to drop the charges against William Lewis Payton. He was charged in the death of Tonya Lynn Amerson, 27 ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Huntsville: Two men arrested for drug trafficking


Huntsville: Two men arrested for drug trafficking


Article Excerpt: "... Sergio Motuto Silva and Vicente Paniagua Aguilar of Huntsville are being held in the Madison County Jail on a $100,000 dollar bond each. The arrests are the result of an investigation involving large amounts of meth ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Friday, December 11, 2015

Huntsville Police identify man accused in officer attack, recovering officer not identified yet


Huntsville Police identify man accused in officer attack, recovering officer not identified yet


Article Excerpt: "... A Huntsville Police officer is recovering in the hospital after being attacked this morning. It happened at the city bus station around 8:30 this morning. John Lee Bullard, 34, is charged with 1st Degree Felony Assault in the attack ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Monday, October 19, 2015

Police arrest boyfriend of woman found dead behind Jones Valley Target for murder


Police arrest boyfriend of woman found dead behind Jones Valley Target for murder

William Lewis Payton (HPD Photo)


Article Excerpt: "... Huntsville Police Major Crimes Investigators arrested and charged 41-year-old William Lewis Payton of Huntsville for the murder of 27-year-old Tonya Lynn Amerson ..."

Reference: www.waff.com

Friday, September 25, 2015

Huntsville Police arrest fugitive at Huntsville motel


Billy Joe Alvarado
Billy Joe Alvarado

Article Excerpt: "... Huntsville police arrested a fugitive at the Shelby Motel on North Memorial Parkway on Thursday Billy Joe Alvarado ..."

Reference: www.waff.com

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Huntsville attorney arrested on drug-related charges still has valid license


Huntsville attorney arrested on drug-related charges still has valid license


Article Excerpt: "... Abston was charged with possession of methamphetamine, second-degree possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. ..."


Reference: www.wsfa.com

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Huntsville attorney arrested for various drug charges


Huntsville attorney arrested for various drug charges


Article Excerpt: "... He posted bond and was released a few hours later. Barry Abston is charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of ..."

Reference: whnt.com