Newly released court records say the trucker found dead at an Alabama gas station last month was killed during a robbery. Rodrakius Grays, 39, and Sheena Dixon, 26, were charged Wednesday with capital murder in the death of 55-year-old Derry S. Anderson. Charging documents say the two were stealing cash from Anderson when he was fatally shot.

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Authorities said a man who disappeared in Alabama more than seven months ago has still not been found. County Sheriff Gene Mitchell tells news outlets that 47-year-old Steven Patrick White has been missing since Oct. 27.
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Authorities say a man was killed in a five-vehicle crash on Highway 160 in Blount County Monday morning. Philip Bryan Krutchen, 56, of Cleveland, was killed when his vehicle crossed the center line and struck four other vehicles. A driver in one of the cars hit by Krutchen was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.
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A single-vehicle crash reported at 12:29 a.m. in Walker County claimed one life. Victor Marcel Del Fuoco, 26, of Jasper, was driving a Ford Mustang when the vehicle left the roadway and struck an embankment, authorities said
Newly released court records say the trucker found dead at an Alabama gas station last month was killed during a robbery. Rodrakius Grays, 39, and Sheena Dixon, 26, were charged Wednesday with capital murder in the death of 55-year-old Derry S. Anderson. Charging documents say the two were stealing cash from Anderson when he was fatally shot.
Police are investigating a Sunday night shooting that sent a 22 year old male to the hospital with life threatening injuries. The shooting happened Sunday night at Roscoe Avenue and 46th Place North
One person was found with gunshot wounds in the Kingston community of Birmingham Sunday. It happened in the 900 block of 46th Place North, about 9:10 p.m.
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Late Saturday night, the Mobile Fire-Rescue Department responded to reports of an electrical fire at Kimberly-Clark Corp. on Africatown Boulevard. According to MFRD, reports were that the fire was on the sixth floor of the power plant at Kimberly-Clark.
Formal charges are filed against two suspects, accused of breaking into a home and kidnapping a 21-year-old man and a 15-year-old man. Carlos Ezell and Kiante Hobbs are accused of a robbing a home on Mayfield Avenue on Tuesday, then kidnapping the two victims, who are brothers. Bessemer police helped recover those siblings.
Two people are in the Jefferson County Jail without bond after a man was found dead in a truck. The Birmingham Police Department announced the arrest of Sheena Dixon of Lincoln, and Rodrakius Gray of Center Point, on Thursday morning.
At least one person is dead after a three car wreck Thursday, involving a military vehicle. The collision happened at the intersection of Highway 144 and Boiling Springs Road in Ohatchee.3 month ago
At least one person is dead after a three car wreck Thursday, involving a military vehicle. The collision happened at the intersection of Highway 144 and Boiling Springs Road in Ohatchee.
Birmingham police are investigating after gunfire erupted outside a fast food restaurant in East Lake Wednesday afternoon. Officers responded to a shots fired call at the Church's Chicken on 1st Avenue North around 5 p.m. Witnesses at nearby businesses reported hearing multiple gunshots, as many as seven or eight.
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Two were injured in a shooting in Selma Wednesday evening. According to Selma Police Chief Spencer Collier, the victims were shot on Marie Foster Dr. at Keller Alley. A woman was airlifted to Birmingham, and a man was taken to Vaughn Regional in Selma
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Birmingham fire department on scene of another fire at Sandpiper Apartments. Sgt. on scene tells me the unit was vacant
A Tuscaloosa man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a child sex abuse investigation. James Don Edwards, 67, is charged with sexual abuse of a child less than 12 years old. Edwards, who was booked into the county jail on a $30,000 bond, is accused of abusing an 8-year-old, Tuscaloosa police said.
The suspect has been taken into custody without incident. There are no reports of injuries. Watch our interview with a 9-year-old girl who was at home when the situation unfolded.
Not something you see every day - in fact this is officially the first tropical or subtropical cyclone in Alabama in May during the radar era or in the record prior (per  historical data caveats apply)  Alberto alwx3 month ago
Not something you see every day - in fact this is officially the first tropical or subtropical cyclone in Alabama in May during the radar era or in the record prior (per historical data caveats apply) #Alberto alwx
Police investigating shooting on Willard Drive in Theodore3 month ago
Police investigating shooting on Willard Drive in Theodore
Alabama Power officials are reporting as of 6 a.m., approximately 14,500 Alabama Power customers are without service in central Alabama. Many of the outages are the result of trees and limbs falling into power lines in the strong winds earlier this morning
Montgomery police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man and women, who were found dead Monday morning. According to Sgt. Jarrett Williams, the man and woman were found dead in the 4100 block of Williams Street around 6 a.m. Officers and Fire Medics responded to the scene, where they found the two victims with fatal gunshot wounds. They were pronounced dead at the scene
A man has been sentenced to death by lethal injection in Alabama for shooting and killing a teenager two years ago. News outlets report 24-year-old Peter Capote was sentenced Thursday by Colbert County Circuit Judge Hal Hughston Jr. in the death of 19-year-old Ki-Jana Freeman.
Police responded to a gunshot wound at 213 Green Springs Ave S. On arrival they located one victim. The Victim is a 19 yr old b/m with a gunshot wound to the right foot. Shooting is under Investigation
Police are searching for a man they believe shot two people, including a 5 year old girl, after being asked to leave a party. Officers are looking for Brandon Hurst. The Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit says he showed up to the party on 25th Street Saturday night.
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Two people were killed when they crashed head-on just before 5 p.m. Saturday on Highway 69 near the County Road 1635 intersection in Simcoe. Cullman County Coroner Jeremy Kilpatrick identified the victims as Micah Barley Spencer, 19, of Holly Pond and Rachel Martin, 48, of Fairview.
A man and child are fighting for their lives after a weekend party in Tuscaloosa turned violent
2 people including a 5 year old, suffering serious injuries after a shooting in Tuscaloosa on 25th Street. Police looking for Brandon Hurst
A man who had barricaded himself inside a home in Ensley came is being evaluated at UAB hospital for evaluation. Birmingham police say the man, 24, came out of the home Saturday afternoon without incident after speaking with negotiators.
Double shooting scene on 25th Street in Tuscaloosa. The latest on the victims and the search for the shooter
Cullman police attempted to stop a black Harley Davidson motorcycle for an expired tag on Tuesday. The driver originally pulled over, but then fled. A short chase ensued and ended after the driver, David Jerry Reynolds, attempted to jump a ditch but wrecked the motorcycle, according to the police report.3 month ago
Cullman police attempted to stop a black Harley Davidson motorcycle for an expired tag on Tuesday. The driver originally pulled over, but then fled. A short chase ensued and ended after the driver, David Jerry Reynolds, attempted to jump a ditch but wrecked the motorcycle, according to the police report.
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