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  • Missing Child Alert canceled for 1-year-old in Brighton, Christopher was found safe

    BRIGHTON, Ala. – The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency has canceled the Missing Child Alert for Christopher Carrizal, Jr. He’s the 1-year-old who disappeared on Thursday. Officials thought he may have been with his biological father. Christopher was found, and is safe.  

  • Wreck near Madison Elementary School, police ask motorists to avoid area

    MADISON, Ala. – Madison Police are working to clear a wreck near Madison Elementary School. Authorities sent the alert around 7:40 am. They are asking motorists to avoid the area until the scene is clear. No word on any injuries.  

  • Woman charged after “deplorable” conditions found at home

    HARTSELLE, Ala. – A woman faces multiple charges after investigators found her family living in deplorable conditions, according to Morgan County Sheriff Ana Franklin. The Morgan County Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at 316 Forrest Chapel Road Thursday in connection to alleged drug activity.  Agents arrived on scene and made contact with Tiffany Lynn Beavers, 32, and her two children, 9 & 12 years of age.   Agents located Marijuana and Methamphetamine paraphernalia within the residence. Agents where astonished by […]

  • Fox News Poll: Doug Jones leads Roy Moore 50-42 among likely voters.

    U.S. Senate candidate Doug Jones is showing a solid eight-point lead in a new poll released by Fox News Thursday evening. The poll was conducted by phone from November 13 to 15 among a random sample of 823 registered Alabama voters. Among likely voters, Democrat Doug Jones leads 50-42 against Republican Roy Moore. Only 2-percent of those polled said they would choose someone else with 7-percent undecided. The poll was taken days after sexual misconduct allegations were made public against […]

  • Watch: Alabama faith leaders hold press conference for Roy Moore in Birmingham

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Faith2Action hosted a news conference Thursday afternoon in support of Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore. The president of Fath2Action, Janet Porter, said they would not be addressing the allegations of sexual misconduct against Moore though some supporters brought it up. Moore and his wife Kayla were present at the event and the former judge made remarks towards the end. He mentioned that The Washington Post is not evidence and that the accusations against him are false.  Reporters were invited […]

  • Decatur Police locate missing 72-year-old woman

    DECATUR, Ala. — The Decatur Police Department has ended the search for 72-year-old Charlotte Russell. Officials say Russell has been found and is home with her family. Police say Russell went missing around 5:50 p.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. She had last been seen wearing a black coat, black pants and a white and black blouse while carrying a multicolored cane at First Baptist Church in Decatur. Authorities were worried about her mental wellbeing at the time. They thank those who […]

  • Missing Child Alert canceled for 11-year-old from Birmingham area, found safe

    TARRANT, Ala. – The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency has cancelled a Missing Child Alert for an 11-year-old girl from Tarrant. Dakarai Ramona McKnight, who had been missing since Monday, has been found safe. No other information is available about this case.  

  • Alabama GOP Committee holds special meeting to discuss allegations against Roy Moore

    HOOVER, Ala. – The Alabama GOP Steering Committee met Wednesday afternoon to discuss allegations against their Senate candidate. The meeting happened around the same time as the Roy Moore campaign held a news conference addressing the latest accusation.  We’ve learned the GOP met about how the party will move forward with Moore.  Some committee members met at the Embassy Suites in Hoover, while others called in to the meeting. A source told WHNT the meeting was focused on what the […]

  • WATCH: Roy Moore campaign calls news conference with attorney to address sexual misconduct allegations

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Roy Moore’s campaign held a news conference in Birmingham. A former legal counsel of his, Attorney Phillip L. Jauregui addressed recent allegations of sexual misconduct. “In these types of cases, there is always someone who is alleging and the other person. And in those cases when it’s true, it’s horrible for the person making the allegations. But when the allegations are made and it’s not true, it’s also horrible for the person those allegations were directed against,” said Jauregui. Jauregui […]

  • Muscle Shoals elementary teacher placed on administrative leave during inappropriate behavior investigation

    MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – The Muscle Shoals Board of Education confirms an elementary school teacher is on leave pending the results of an investigation. Superintendent Brian Lindsey confirmed the information this afternoon to WHNT News 19. According to Lindsey, an accusation of inappropriate behavior was brought to the attention of McBride Elementary School administrators. On November 6th, the fourth-grade teacher at McBride was placed on paid administrative leave. Lindsey says an internal investigation has been taking place since the accusation […]

  • Woman wanted for Felony Child Abuse charges in Tennessee arrested in Huntsville

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – An employee at the Madison County Jail confirms they have a woman in custody who is wanted in Lincoln County, Tennessee on Felony Child Abuse charges. Huntsville Police arrested Rainey Nicole Upton on unrelated charges, but she’s also being held for the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office. Tuesday night, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office posted to its Facebook page that they were looking for Upton after being told of a video that showed a babysitter possibly abusing […]

  • Vandalism and a BB Gun: Two juveniles arrested for separate incidents at DeKalb County Schools

    DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. – Two juveniles have been arrested in connection with two separate incidents at two DeKalb County Schools. The DeKalb County Sheriff SRO was called for a possible burglary at Fyffe School on Monday. When the SRO arrived on campus, he discovered a broken classroom window; several classrooms had been vandalized and some of the boards had graffiti. The school’s security system caught a juvenile on camera committing the vandalism. The Sheriff’s Office confirmed that a juvenile was arrested […]