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Showing posts with label crime. Show all posts
Showing posts with label crime. Show all posts

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Help Wanted: Man wanted for beating and robbing elderly man



Man wanted for beating and robbing elderly man


Article Excerpt: "... Huntsville police are searching for a suspect who they said followed a 75-year-old man inside a business, then attacked and robbed him. According to police, the suspect followed the man inside a business on Hundley Drive near downtown Huntsville and took his wallet after the attack ..."

Reference: www.waaytv.com

Monday, October 8, 2018

Trio busted for Huntsville gun store heist after scoping out inventory


Trio busted for Huntsville gun store heist after scoping out inventory


Article Excerpt: "... The break-in happened October 3 at 2 AM at Bullet & Barrel, on Leeman Ferry Road. Bullet and Barrel is a new indoor shooting range that also offers retail sales, room rentals and training classes ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Sunday, September 30, 2018

California man found guilty after attempting to ship meth to Huntsville


Santa Margarita man found guilty after attempting to ship meth across the country


Article Excerpt: "... In September 2017, John Henry Robinson, 55, attempted to ship a parcel containing approximately 1 ounce of methamphetamine from Atascadero to Huntsville, Alabama, officials said. An observant UPS employee..."


Reference: www.sanluisobispo.com

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Is Huntsville a safe city?


Is Huntsville a safe city?


Article Excerpt: "... There are just three months left in 2018 and Huntsville Police responded to 26 criminal homicides already this year. This past weekend five people were murdered. One of those murder ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Monday, September 17, 2018

Body of Fatally Shot Man Found Near Apartments in North Huntsville


Body found near apartment complex in north Huntsville


Article Excerpt: "... Police are investigating a late-night death near Westlake Apartments in north Huntsville, authorities said ..."


Reference: www.al.com

Friday, July 27, 2018

Huntsville police need your help identifying this man


Huntsville police need your help identifying this man


Article Excerpt: "... The person of interest used a victim's stolen debit card in several stores ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Saturday, July 14, 2018

One Dead in Huntsville Taco Bell shooting, police reveal the suspected shooter’s identity


One person dies in Huntsville Taco Bell shooting, police reveal the suspected shooter’s identity


Article Excerpt: "...the Taco Bell on Airport Road in Huntsville... Investigators say that both the victim and the person in custody are employees who worked at the restaurant ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Two teenagers arrested in connection with fatal shooting in Huntsville


Two teenagers arrested in connection with fatal shooting in Huntsville


Article Excerpt: "... A shooting yesterday in Huntsville left one woman dead, and police have arrested two teenagers in connection with the crime. The shooting happened Friday around 8 p.m., according to Lt. Michael Johnson of Huntsville police. He said Charity Fennell, 27..."


Reference: www.al.com/

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Police arrest pregnant car theft suspect who jumped off I-65 bridge and evades police for two hours


Police arrest pregnant car theft suspect who jumped off I-65 bridge


Article Excerpt: "... The woman got out and jumped nearly 40 feet to dry land. Authorities said she took off into the marshy area and it took them about two hours to find her and arrest her..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Human trafficking brought to attention in Madison County


Madison County brings attention to one of the fastest growing criminal industries in the world, human trafficking


Article Excerpt: "... Traffickers may pose as modeling agents, offer jobs to vulnerable teenagers, who see a professional business card and think they are legitimate. "They're promised a modeling job, they are incorporated into that world very, very quickly, and immediately find out it's not modeling at all, it's sex trafficking," McCay said. ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

3 suspects indicted in north Huntsville Walmart parking lot shooting


3 suspects indicted in north Huntsville Walmart parking lot shooting


Article Excerpt: "... the Feb. 12 shooting that seriously injured a 20-year-old, according to court documents. The shooting happened during a gun transaction outside Walmart on Sparkman Drive, police have said ..."


Reference: www.al.com

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Decatur police seize plane, arrest pilot during drug investigation


Decatur police seize plane, arrest pilot during drug investigation


Article Excerpt: "...The plane is a 1967 Beechcraft with a tail number of N22PK. The FAA lists the status of the plane as "in question". The registration comes back to..."


Reference: http://www.waff.com

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Local Army Reserve Officer Gets 4 Years for Defrauding Government


Army Reserve Officer Gets 4 Years for Defrauding Government


Article Excerpt: "... of Madison, Alabama, received millions under contracts with the Army stating he must supply promotional items for the Recruiting Command that were "100% U.S. Made." A federal jury convicted ...using his Huntsville-based company..."


Reference: www.usnews.com

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Major Meth Bust in East Limestone County


‘Major ice dealer’ busted in Limestone County raid


Article Excerpt: "...Inside the house, investigators say they located about 3/4 pound of “ice” methamphetamine, over an ounce of marijuana, and 3.5 Xanax bars ... ice, which is a pure and potent form of meth, as well as the marijuana and Xanax in a safe in the bedroom. “We seized twelve firearms total, nine long guns, three hand guns, as well as nine vehicles, three motorcycles, a lawnmower, trailer and a boat and $9,000 cash. That was all proceeds from his narcotics trade..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Police arrest suspect in downtown parking garage sexual attacks


Police arrest suspect in downtown parking garage sexual attacks


Article Excerpt: "... Toma Roderick Mastin, 24, was arrested and booked into the Madison County Jail Wednesday morning. He's charged with Public Lewdness. Police believe Mastin is the man in surveillance video ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Monday, October 9, 2017

U.S. Attorney’s Office for North Alabama taking aggressive approach to crime fighting, targeting troubled neighborhoods


U.S. Attorney’s Office for North Alabama taking aggressive approach to crime fighting, targeting troubled neighborhoods


Article Excerpt: "... Town said his office will work with local and state law enforcement agencies in North Alabama to identify areas to target. “And it doesn’t just have to be a population center like Birmingham or Huntsville ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Thursday, September 21, 2017

1 dead after officer involved shooting, another body found on the scene


1 dead after officer involved shooting, another body found on the scene


Article Excerpt: "... HPD says officers told the man to drop the gun, but he instead pointed it at officers and waved it in the air. Officers fired at the suspect, killing him. While approaching the man, another body was found dead on the scene with gunshot wounds ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Huntsville woman shot in her car near north Parkway


Huntsville woman sent to hospital after being shot in her car near the Parkway


Article Excerpt: "... victim tells police she was shot in the shoulder while sitting in her car, near the Victory gas station on North Memorial Parkway ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Man arrested, charged with killing 2 elderly women in different Huntsville homes overnight


Man arrested, charged with killing 2 elderly women in different Huntsville homes overnight


Article Excerpt: "... Around 12:30 Tuesday morning, police found 27-year-old Otis Preston Mayes off Greene Street in Huntsville. Police arrested and charged Mayes with ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Friday, August 25, 2017

Charged with two separate murders and out on bond again


Man police say they busted in overnight pursuit was out on bond for two murder charges


Article Excerpt: "... Campbell was out on a $150,000 bond for a murder arrest in 2016. He was charged with two separate murders. Jail records say he’s bonded out again. The Madison County District Attorney’s office said Thursday afternoon that it was reviewing the case to determine if it should ask a court to revoke Campbell’s bond ..."


Reference: whnt.com