Two 18-year-olds have been charged with murder in the killing of 17-year-old Brandon Burpo.

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25 February 2018
Two 18-year-olds have been charged with murder in the killing of 17-year-old Brandon Burpo.
Overnight, authorities arrested Donald Robertson, who is accused of killing high school basketball star; Jalen Merriweather. Authorities found Robertson at the Masters Economy Inn on McFarland Blvd. in Tuscaloosa.
After being on the run for five days, Tuscaloosa Police have captured murder suspect Donald Robertson who is suspected of killing 18-year-old Jalen Merriweather. Around 12:30 p.m. Thursday morning, United States Marshals, along with the Tuscaloosa Metro Homicide Unit, found Robertson at the Master's Economy Inn on McFarland Boulevard and took him into custody
Massive fire at the Motel 6 on Highway 25 in Calera Wednesday night1 week ago
Massive fire at the Motel 6 on Highway 25 in Calera Wednesday night
A vehicle pursuit in Shelby County ended in a crash Tuesday afternoon. It started when Pelham Police officers spotted what appeared to be a stolen vehicle reported out of Alabaster about 4:00pm.1 week ago
A vehicle pursuit in Shelby County ended in a crash Tuesday afternoon. It started when Pelham Police officers spotted what appeared to be a stolen vehicle reported out of Alabaster about 4:00pm.
Two men have been arrested in connection with a property theft case, and one man is still on the run, according to Sheriff Todd Entrekin. The three men are suspected of stealing a yellow Can Am four-wheeler and wood splitter from a home on Lake Mary Louise Road in Gadsden, authorities said.
Tuscaloosa police responded to a report of a burglary at a business in the 1000 block of NE McFarland Boulevard Sunday. Officers found one of the glass doors had been shattered, according to the police report. Security cameras captured a man entering the business and taking several boxes of cigarettes, authorities said.
Authorities say a woman has been arrested in connection to homicide in Alabama last month. The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office told WBMA-TV on Tuesday that 30-year-old Ebonee Sade Russell Malone is charged with capital murder in the shooting death of Laronald McDaniel. Deputies found the 21-year-old McDaniel with multiple gunshot wounds on Jan. 18.
A Birmingham woman has been arrested Monday in the Jan. 13 shooting death of Laronald McDaniel, 21, authorities said. Ebonee Sade Russell Malone, 30, has been charged with capital murder, according to court records. On Jan. 18, deputies responded to a report of a shooting in front of a home in the 800 block of Gary Avenue.
A child and teen are in the hospital tonight after being shot at a residence in Roosevelt City, Monday night. Authorities are investigating at 5001 Sugar Ray Drive.
Birmingham police are investigating a shooting in the 1200 block of 12th Avenue North Monday night. Authorities found a black male and white female in their late teens deceased. Both suffered gunshot wounds. No one is in custody at this time.
Birmingham police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man late Sunday night. Officers said the victim walked into the Omar Discount Store on 12th Court North just before 11:30 p.m. The victim then walked out of the store and sat inside his car.
Opelika Police say a shooting victim died Sunday after being shot late last week. It happened on Edmon Avenue. Police say 19-year-old Jabbar Combs of Tuskegee was found suffering multiple gunshot wounds. As of Monday morning -no arrest have been made in the deadly shooting
A suspect remains on the run, after a teenager was apparently shot and killed in Clay. The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened just after 1:00pm Sunday at a house in the 4400 block of Winchester Hills Way. When deputies arrived, they found a 17-year-old with an apparent gunshot wound.1 week ago
A suspect remains on the run, after a teenager was apparently shot and killed in Clay. The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened just after 1:00pm Sunday at a house in the 4400 block of Winchester Hills Way. When deputies arrived, they found a 17-year-old with an apparent gunshot wound.
Police in Tuscaloosa are investigating a homicide they say happened Friday evening at Broadmoore Gardens Apartments in the 200 block of E. James I. Harrison, Jr. Parkway. When police arrived at the scene after a call around 6:45 p.m., they found an 18-year-old man suffering a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Jefferson County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a shooting after two women were shot in the 100 block of 3rd Street in the Docena community Saturday afternoon. At about 1:45 deputies responded to a report of a shooting in the 100 block of 3rd Street in Docena.1 week ago
Jefferson County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a shooting after two women were shot in the 100 block of 3rd Street in the Docena community Saturday afternoon. At about 1:45 deputies responded to a report of a shooting in the 100 block of 3rd Street in Docena.
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Tornado Warning including Cottonwood AL, Madrid AL, Gordon AL until 4:30 AM CST
A Boaz man has been arrested on domestic violence charges, authorities said. Richard Cody Nix, 26, has been charged with one count of domestic violence by strangulation or suffocation, Investigator Brandi Fuller said.
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Tornado Warning continues for Daphne AL, Loxley AL, Stapleton AL until 1:45 PM CST
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Baldwin County Sheriff's Deputies are on the scene of a homicide at the intersection of County Rd 13 and 64 in the Daphne area. A black female was found shot to death. Sheriffs have who they believe to be her nephew in custody.
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Prichard Police are investigating a shooting at a gas station Thursday night. The victim was shot at the Energize store on Saint Stephens Road near Interstate 65. The condition of the victim is unclear, but witnesses say a man was taken to the hospital
Phenix City police are investigating a homicide that happened Wednesday around 9:51 p.m. The incident took place in the 1000 block of 4th Street. This is a developing story
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Three people have been arrested in connection with a burglary case, Sheriff Todd Entrekin said. Christopher Hale, 31, Jennifer Norris, 31, and Shawn Whitmore, 32, all of Gadsden, are each charged with one count of third-degree burglary, one count of third-degree theft of property and possession of burglar tools, authorities said.
Huntsville: Police investigating a shooting near Blue Spring Road and Sparkman Drive. A man showed up to a Shell after being shot in the leg and was taken to the hospital in serious condition
Germaine Moore, 44, the man who police believe sexually assaulted a young girl in a video that went viral on social media, has been taken into custody
An Alabama man charged with killing kittens he bought online has been found not guilty because of mental illness. Ronald Fraser Golden, 52, was scheduled to stand trial on 22 counts of animal cruelty Monday in Limestone County. But prosecutors agreed to a defense request to have him acquitted on mental health grounds. Golden was committed to a mental hospital after he was charged in 2013.2 week ago
An Alabama man charged with killing kittens he bought online has been found not guilty because of mental illness. Ronald Fraser Golden, 52, was scheduled to stand trial on 22 counts of animal cruelty Monday in Limestone County. But prosecutors agreed to a defense request to have him acquitted on mental health grounds. Golden was committed to a mental hospital after he was charged in 2013.
The victim found shot to death in west Birmingham has been identified as Rickey Smith