Jasmine Redus joined WHNT News 19 in December 2014 as a Production Assistant. She worked her way up from editor, to now producing the 6 am Morning News hour. Born and raised in Huntsville, she is a native of the Tennessee Valley.

Jasmine has a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication from The University of North Alabama. While in school, she worked for Good Day UNA as one of the show’s anchors. She was also a member of the National Broadcasting Society and the Xi Phi Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.

In her spare time, Jasmine likes to spend time with family and friends. Her hobbies include finding recipes on Tasty’s Facebook page, going to concerts and traveling.

If you have any news tips, comments or questions, you can email her at jasmine.redus@whnt.com.


Recent Articles
  • One person killed in single-vehicle wreck in Hartselle

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – Hartselle Police are investigating a fatal wreck Friday morning. According to authorities, it happened just before 1 a.m. July 14, on Interstate 65, near the 328 mile marker. Police say the driver of a pickup truck left the road, over-corrected and flipped several times. Authorities confirmed that the driver died at the scene. One southbound lane was closed for over an hour, while police investigated the crash. The driver’s name has not yet been released. Stay […]

  • Early morning fire at Decatur school, investigators calling it ‘suspicious’

    DECATUR, Ala. – Investigators are trying to determine what started an early morning fire at Brookhaven Middle school. Around midnight, Decatur fire and rescue responded to the school. When they arrived, they found a portable classroom on fire. Crews were able to put the fire out within minutes. The portable classroom was empty, but authorities are calling it suspicious. If you have any information about this fire, you’re asked to call the Decatur Police Department.

  • Police investigating robbery at Marco’s Pizza

    MADISON, Ala. – Madison police are investigating a late night robbery at Marco’s Pizza on Highway 72 near Nance Road. It happened just after 10 Tuesday night. According to an employee, a man walked into the restaurant, pointed a gun at everyone inside and demanded money. Once the robber had the money, he was seen running away from the business. Police quickly responded and the searched the area. No one was injured, but police say they’re looking for a white […]

  • One man arrested after police chase in Madison County

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – One man is behind bars, after leading deputies on a high speed chase that lasted 30 minutes. Around 10:30 Monday night, a woman told Madison County deputies she and a passenger stopped at a store in Harvest. When she got out, the passenger decided to drive away. A deputy spotted the white BMW at Mooresville Road and Interstate 565. The deputy tried to pull the car over, and that’s when the chase began. It went east […]

  • One man in hospital after wreck, Huntsville police investigating

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police are investigating a wreck that sent one man to the hospital with minor injuries. The wreck happened around 12:30 Tuesday morning on North Memorial Parkway, just north of Interstate 565. According to police, the driver of a pickup truck was traveling north on the access road when he struck a guard rail, sending the truck on its side. He was able to get out of the truck before it caught fire. Part of the access […]

  • Police chase leads to one man in custody

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police arrested a man for stealing a pickup truck early Monday morning, but not before he led them on a chase. Around 12:30 am, police spotted a stolen truck on Johnson Road near Leeman Ferry Road. When police attempted to pull the truck over, the driver drove away. The driver went down Jonhson Road, to Triana Boulevard, then through several neighborhoods. He finally turned into the Valley Garden apartments on 12th Street — where he damaged […]

  • Late night house fire displaces Huntsville woman

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A woman is without a home this morning, after a late night fire. It happened around 11:30 Wednesday night on the 4800 block of Blue Spring Road. A woman called 911 to say her house was full of smoke. Huntsville firefighters quickly determined the fire was coming from the kitchen. Fire damage was mostly in the kitchen, with smoke damage throughout the house. Thankfully, there were no injuries. Investigators are looking into the cause.

  • Power outage for Southeast Madison County, cause unknown

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – A power outage has occurred in the New Hope and Owens Cross Roads area in Southeast Madison County. The outage area extends from Sutton Road south to the Marshall County line, and from Green Mountain east to the Jackson County line. Huntsville Utilities is working to restore the service as quickly as possible. The cause of the outage is unknown at this time.

  • Teen killed in motorcycle wreck on Wall Triana Highway Identified

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Huntsville Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle wreck involving a teenager. Madison County Deputy Coroner, Tyler Berryhill, confirms the victim is 16-year-old Tyrone Pointer Jr. of Madison. According to Madison City Schools, Pointer was a sophomore at Bob Jones High School. The wreck happened around 9:45 Thursday night on Wall Triana Highway, just south of Dunlop Boulevard. According to police, the 16-year-old was traveling south on Wall Triana on his motorcycle, when he hit an SUV turning […]

  • Police searching for person responsible for late-night shooting

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Two people are in the hospital this morning, after a late night shooting. Around 11:30 Wednesday night, Huntsville police received a call about two people shot in the parking lot of Wade Mountain Preserve. That’s just off Pulaski Pike, near Bob Wade Lane. When they arrived, they found a male shot in the chest and a female shot in the head. They were both rushed to Huntsville Hospital. We are told the female is in serious condition […]

  • Late night house fire damages part of Huntsville home

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Around 11:30 pm Wednesday, Huntsville fire crews were called to the 100 block of Barrel Avenue. Homeowners said their air conditioner was on fire and quickly spreading to the home. It took firefighters about 30 minutes to get the fire under control. Crews say half of the home has major fire damage, while the other half has smoke damage. Thankfully, there were no injures. However, the American Red Cross is assisting the two adults that lived in […]

  • Man arrested after high speed chase in Huntsville

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A man is in jail after he led Alabama State Troopers on a high speed chase Tuesday night. It started around 11:30 pm on Highway 53 near Kelly Springs Road. Authorities say they initially tried to pull over the driver for speeding. The chase then headed south into Huntsville, with speeds as high as 110 MPH. Huntsville police assisted Troopers once in the city. The chase eventually ended on Bonnell Drive. That’s when the driver tried to […]