Three months into its directive to tackle drug trafficking organizations and the violent crime associated with them, members of the Alabama Drug Enforcement Task Force were honored at the state capital in Montgomery in January for their work far.
Governor Kay Ivey declared a state public health emergency Thursday after a serious outbreak of the flu throughout the state, saying there was a high risk of widespread exposure that would pose "significant risk of substantial harm to a large number of people."
Assistant District Attorney Mark Anthony told the jury during closing arguments that Desmine Hall, accused of kidnapping and carjacking, knew too many details to have learned about the crime from his cellphone news app
Robin TrimarchiThe Ledger-Enquirer
Prosecution to the jury: "Does it make more sense that he confesses to this because he did it"
Defendant accused of kidnapping and carjacking says he read the details on his cell phone news app
Defense attorney: client not positively identified, and police coerced the suspect's statement
Columbus, Phenix City weather for Feb. 23 from WRBL's Bob Jeswald