Benjamin Russell was put on a brief soft lockdown Friday morning after police executed a narcotics search at a residence on Joseph Street near Caldwell Electronics, according to the Alexander City Police Department.
Ronnie “Flip” Russell currently sits in the Tallapoosa County Jail awaiting transfer to the Alabama Department of Corrections for a life sentence after being found guilty of trafficking opium this summer, but it hasn’t stopped his fight.
An Eclectic man is being held in the Elmore County Jail on $150,000 cash bond after being charged with sexual abuse of a child under the age of 12.
The Alexander City Police Department is investigating reports from over the weekend of three separate cases involving an attempted murder, a forcible rape and child sexual abuse of a child under the age of 12.
Sixteen cats and 14 dogs were delivered to the Lake Martin Animal Shelter on Monday evening following an animal cruelty investigation by the Dadeville Police Department and the Village Street pet owners surrendered their animals to authorities.
The Dadeville Police Department seized nearly 30 dogs, cats, duck and pigs and left behind ferrets and birds while arresting three adults on animal cruelty charges Monday.
Two people, including a Dadeville woman, have pleaded guilty for their involvement in an embezzlement scheme involving Auburn Bank in Notasulga, U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Alabama Louis V. Franklin said.
John Kenneth Kelley, 36, of Alexander City was arrested Friday and charged in the March rape and kidnapping of a 13-year-old, according to the Alexander City Police Department.
Once again, criminals are taking advantage of trustworthy property owners in Alexander City as several vehicles have been broken into.
Dadeville residents have been complaining for years about dogs running at large disturbing walks, threatening those walking by baring teeth, barking and more.
More than 200 people including first responders, contractors and gas line operators filled the auditorium at the Betty Carol Graham Technology Center Wednesday to get to know each before an incident might occur on one of the pipelines in the area.
Admitted methamphetamine addict John Eddie Albritton, 43, of Sylacauga got more than he bargained for in a stolen 700-horsepower Dodge Charger Hellcat.
Amy Clampitt pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance and was sentenced to 36 months in prison Monday before Tallapoosa County District Court Judge Kim Taylor.
The thin blue line will be a little thicker in the area but area law enforcement agencies are still seeking good people to join their forces.
Carlos Laundrell Brooks, 42, of Alexander City was arrested Tuesday evening for the Aug. 30, 2018 murder of a Sylacauga service station attendant while she worked according to Sylacauga Police Chief Kelley Johnson.
Authorities arrested six people Wednesday on drug-related charges after arrest and search warrants were served in the Alexander City area, according to the Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Department.