Tag: alabama

Nathaniel Woods Execution

Alabama inmate Nathaniel Woods was put to death Thursday night, three hours after his scheduled execution was initially delayed when the U.S. Supreme Court stepped in for a last-minute review of his case. But the high court ultimately declined to intervene, and Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey also said she would not impede the execution, sealing Woods’ fate. Woods, 43, who was convicted for his role in the fatal shootings of three Birmingham police officers in […]

Daniel Ash Will Remain In Prison for Life

Daniel Ash was 17 when he murdered 6-year-old Wendy Mancil in 1982 near Carrville, in Alexander City Alabama. A mother has returned to the courtroom seeking to keep her 6-year-old daughter’s murderer behind bars. Ash was sentenced Wednesday February 12, 2020 to life in prison without parole by Fifth Judicial Circuit Court Judge Steve Perryman more than 37 years after he committed the crime. Ash pleaded guilty just months after the murder in 1982 and […]

Roosevelt Rankins Killed on Facebook Live

Officials say 34-year-old Roosevelt Rankins of Montgomery was shot and killed in the 2300 block of Stella Street Thursday January 23, 2020. He was recording himself on Facebook live when the incident occurred. First responders arrived on the scene around 3PM Thursday in reference to a person shot. There they located a crashed vehicle with Rankins inside with a fatal gunshot wound. Rankins was pronounced dead on the scene. The initial investigation indicates that the […]

Opelika Family Worried Sick Over Missing Teen Daughter

Opelika police are asking for your help locating a missing 17-year-old girl. Cheyenne Brown has been missing since Saturday, Feb 1, 2020. Her family is worried sick. They say Brown was last seen Saturday night after the Opelika High School choir trip in. The family believes she and another girl left with someone they knew but not the person they said they had a ride with. Her Whereabouts are still unknown. As this has been […]

Orsi Family Murder/Suicide

Three people are dead and two children are injured in an apparent murder-suicide in Elmore County on Saturday, July 7, 2018. The girl’s mother, Charlene “Charley” Orsi, 44, was shot and killed by her estranged husband, Robert “Bob” Orsi, 51, as she came to the family home on Granite Drive to pick up the children, Franklin said. One of the triplets died in the incident. The couple’s 13-year-old daughter wasn’t injured. She fled to a […]

Missing Judy Kennebrew – Help needed for search

Judy Kennebrew, 65, was last seen in the area of Jackson Lane in Tallassee, Alabama around 6:00pm on January 8, 2020. She is considered judgement impaired! She left her home walking. She is possibly wearing a gray or black dress slacks. Her dog also went missing with her. She has a small scar on the bridge of her nose, a square scar on her upper right thigh, and a burn/skin graft on top of her […]

3 arrested after ‘cages’ for children found in Alabama home

Three people have been arrested in a child abuse investigation after Lee County authorities say children were locked in cages. On Monday investigators and Lee County Department of Human Resources personnel conducted a welfare check at a home in the 5000 block of Lee Road 246 Smiths Station. There, they found four children aged 3, 4, 10 and 11 years old. They also found two wood constructed cages with hasps and locks. An investigation revealed […]