An accidental shooting claimed the life of a child in Bibb County on Thursday. District Attorney Michael Jackson said a 4-year-old died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the face. Jackson said the child lived in a rural area and died on the way to the hospital.

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An accidental shooting claimed the life of a child in Bibb County on Thursday. District Attorney Michael Jackson said a 4-year-old died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the face. Jackson said the child lived in a rural area and died on the way to the hospital.
A Birmingham police officer is recovering after being shot overnight. The officer was shot in the arm by an unknown suspect on 18th Place Southwest and Tuscaloosa Avenue around 11:30 p.m. while investigating a drug house complaint, according to the police department.
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Bibb (county), Alabama shooting at N/A: 1 killed
The Alabama prison officials say a St. Clair Correctional Facility officer was attacked by an inmate on Wednesday. According to the Alabama Department of Corrections, 27-year-old convicted killer Daryl Rowell assaulted a correctional officer while being escorted to a housing area inside the prison in Springville. Officials say the officer was cut by a makeshift weapon and was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Roy Moore filed a lawsuit to block Alabama from certifying Doug Jones as the winner of the U.S. Senate race. His lawyers say they want a voter fraud investigation and "eventually a new election."
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Mobile, Alabama shooting at 3170 Dauphin Street: 1 killed
Birmingham police have now released the names of the two people killed in Ensley last night. The victims have been identified as, Anthony Shuford and Stella Truitt. Police responded to a shooting call Monday just before 9 p.m. at a home on 30th Street
Birmingham police have now released the names of the two people killed in Ensley last night. The victims have been identified as, Anthony Shuford and Stella Truitt. Police responded to a shooting call Monday just before 9 p.m. at a home on 30th Street.
Hoover police responded to a shooting call at the Elevation Hoover Apartments located on Little Valley Road at approximately 7:14 Tuesday night. On the scene, officers discovered an 18-year-old male dead having suffered a gunshot wound. According to police, the victim lived in the apartment complex.6 month ago
Hoover police responded to a shooting call at the Elevation Hoover Apartments located on Little Valley Road at approximately 7:14 Tuesday night. On the scene, officers discovered an 18-year-old male dead having suffered a gunshot wound. According to police, the victim lived in the apartment complex.
The Troy Police Department has arrested a man in a shooting with five victims, in which one was killed Sunday.  According to police, officers responded to the 100 block of Chapman Street at 10:25 a.m. in response to shots fired. When they arrived, they found a 29-year-old Brundidge man lying on the kitchen floor with a gunshot wound. In the bedroom, they found a 49-year-old woman from Troy and a 57-year-old man from Troy, also suffering from gunshot wounds. Both were non-life threatening.6 month ago
The Troy Police Department has arrested a man in a shooting with five victims, in which one was killed Sunday. According to police, officers responded to the 100 block of Chapman Street at 10:25 a.m. in response to shots fired. When they arrived, they found a 29-year-old Brundidge man lying on the kitchen floor with a gunshot wound. In the bedroom, they found a 49-year-old woman from Troy and a 57-year-old man from Troy, also suffering from gunshot wounds. Both were non-life threatening.
6 month ago
A home on Arlington St. near Ross St. went up in flames this morning around 4 a.m. Mobile Fire Department Spokesperson tells New 5 that no one was inside the home during the fire. Officials say that the home did suffer major damage.
6 month ago
Tuscaloosa, Alabama shooting at 5600 East McFarland Blvd: no casualities
Tuscaloosa Metro Homicide charged 30 yr-old Michael Sentral Doughty with attempted murder in the Sunday morning shooting of a security guard at Archibald and Woodrow's at 5600 E. McFarland Blvd.
4 shot early Saturday morning, 2 have life threatening injuries
15-year-old shot to death in Birmingham, police say
An early morning drive-by shooting has put 4 people in the hospital. The shooting happened around 4 a.m. between near 3rd Ave. N and 9th St. N. According to Birmingham police, a car pulled up to two vehicles and started shooting. 4 males were taken to the hospital. Three are in stable condition, and one person has life threatening injuries.
7 month ago
The Mobile police: is investigating a double homicide on Felix Street
Graysville: large truck crashed off a bridge on Highway 78 Thursday, leading to a water rescue for one person trapped inside the wreckage. It happened about 5:00pm on the bridge that crosses Fivemile Creek in the Graysville area.
The Talladega Police Department is investigating the Dec. 13 death of a 15-month-old boy as a homicide, according to CBS 42 News. Talladega police Capt. John McCoy Told CBS 42 the boy was transported to Brookwood Baptist Medical Center from a home in the 900 block of Sloan Avenue around 1 p.m. Dec. 13. The boy was pronounced dead at the hospital.
7 month ago
Birmingham, Alabama shooting at Avenue W and 1st Street: 1 killed
The Birmingham Fire Department is investigating a fire that destroyed a house and heavily damaged another Wednesday morning. Firefighters were called just after 5 a.m. to 24th Street SW and Northland Avenue. When they arrived on the scene, they found one house fully involved and flames spreading to the adjacent house. Battalion Chief Raymond Williams said neither house was occupied.
Birmingham police are searching for the person who shot and killed a man overnight in the Pratt City neighborhood. Police were called just after midnight to Avenue W and 1st Street Pratt City after someone reported that an SUV crashed into a power pole. At the scene, officers found the crashed SUV with bullet holes and a man dead inside from an apparent gunshot wound.
Gardendale police say one person is in custody after a fatal shooting Tuesday morning. According to a release, officers were called to the 700 block of Twin Ridge Drive around 8:30 a.m. on a report of a shooting. Upon arriving, they found a man shot to death.
7 month ago
Birmingham, Alabama shooting at 6th Avenue North: 1 injured
7 month ago
Gardendale, Alabama shooting at 700 block of Twin Ridge Dr: 1 killed
7 month ago
Birmingham, Alabama shooting at 2400 block of S.J. Bennett Drive: 1 injured
7 month ago
A Baldwin County sheriff's deputy is in serious condition after being shot Monday night. According to WEAR, the deputy was responding to a domestic violence call on Monday evening, where a woman had been assaulted.
Authorities in Birmingham are investigating a report of a possible explosive material detected on a package at a DHL facility on 7th Avenue North. Details are limited at this time, but the Birmingham Police Department Bomb Squad is on the scene.
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