SPANISH FORT, Ala. (WPMI) — A Spanish Fort father is in custody charged with shooting his son in the leg. The incident happened at a home on Old Mobile Road right off Highway 31.
Neighbors say the home where it happened is a known drug house. They have been complaining about it for years. When Local 15′s cameras arrived shortly after 2pm, a Medstar helicopter was at the scene landing at the Prodisee Pantry parking lot nearby.
via Spanish Fort man shoots son in domestic dispute | WPMI.
The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office made a big announcement this morning: another drug bust in the county, putting one man behind bars. This makes the third bust in the county that FOX10 News has reported in a three week span.
Stacked pound by pound, Baldwin County deputies got their hands on over 70 bags of pot Wednesday morning. Tight packages labeled with names like “bubblegum”, “pineapple” and “blue dream”, police knew this was a big bust.
via Baldwin County law enforces make another big drug bust – FOX10 News | WALA.
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An I-10 traffic stop turned up about 100 pounds of marijuana and 28 grams of liquid LSD on Wednesday, the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office has reported, with some of the contraband in a box labeled “Merry Christmas, Dad.”
According to information released Thursday morning by the sheriff’s office, deputies stopped a rented Jeep Liberty driven by Daniel Joseph Oehl, 45, of Fort Pierce, Fla. Ohel told deputies that he was heading home from visiting his girlfriend in New Orleans, but deputies found the vehicle had been rented in Phoenix, Az., two days earlier and was due back in Phoenix on Saturday.
via Not-so-merry Christmas, Dad? Baldwin deputies intercept LSD, pot | AL.com.
FOLEY, Ala. (WPMI) — A major drug investigation in Baldwin County ended in the arrest of 11 people.
Local police, along with state and federal authorities, executed search warrants in the Aaronville community in Foley as part of a two-year long operation.
via 11 people arrested in Foley after lengthy drug trafficking bust | WPMI.
PENSACOLA, Fla. (WEAR) — A Perdido Key doctor caught trying to meet a teenager for sex will be re-sentenced.
via Doctor e-sentenced | WEAR.
It started around noon when a state trooper spotted a stolen Lexus that blew through a traffic light and crossed six lanes of traffic on Highway 59 and the chase was on.
Authorities say it was Phillip Stanford behind the wheel of a car that took authorities on a high-speed chase reaching speeds of a hundred miles per hour plus, before crashing in a field off County Road 32 near the Baldwin Beach Express.
via High-Speed Chase Lands Foley Man Behind Bars.
FAIRHOPE, AL (WALA) -A Fairhope doctor has been charged in connection to the death of former Three Doors Down lead guitarist Matthew Roberts.
Roberts was found dead in West Bend, Wisconsin in August. West Bend police say the cause of death was a prescription drug overdose.
via Fairhope doctor charged in death of former Three Doors Down guit – FOX10 News | WALA.
Police say he’s brash, quick and potentially deadly. They’re calling him the “Band-Aid Bandit.”
Police in Daphne are stumped and need your help in identifying a bank robber who robbed again Monday afternoon. Police say he’s hit two banks, the first one in July, the latest one Monday.
via ‘Band-Aid Bandit’ strikes again, this time robbing the BB&T Bank in Daphne | WPMI.
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (WEAR) — Two people are wanted for stealing two GPS systems from a boat.
Orange Beach Police (OBP) are looking for the thieves.
via GPS thieves steal $70K worth of goods | WEAR.
If you look closely, something is missing in the console of this Grady White. Two holes in the console used to contain Garmin GPS monitors. “They spent their time unbolting everything, unscrewing it where they can resale it because it takes a lot of time to pull a unit out so it’s not completely destroyed so they can sell it,” says the mechanic replacing the missing high-tech devices Chad Daniel.
via Thousands of Dollars in GPS Devices Targeted by Thieves in Orange Beach.
The Foley Police Department is looking for two people to question about the egging of Foley City Hall. Police said the man and woman in the picture may have information about the crime. If recognize them you can contact the Foley Police Department at 251-943-4431.
via South Alabama city hall building egged, 2 wanted for questioning | AL.com.
FOLEY, AL- For the second time in a week, law enforcement officers executed search warrants at properties in Foley and confiscated drugs.
Foley police seized marijuana from a house on North Alston Street Tuesday night. Laboran Pickens was charged with illegal gun possession and marijuana possession.
via Another Drug Arrest In Foley.
The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office arrested 55-year-old Billy Wayne Prater of Lillian, Alabama for two counts of aggravated cruelty to animals after he shot two puppies with a shotgun.
via Man filmed shooting puppies with shotgun at point blank range | AL.com.
FOLEY, AL- Sheriff’s investigators say the owner of B & R Tires was selling more than just tires.
After watching the business for several months, officers made multiple undercover buys. On Wednesday, deputies raided the tire shop, arrested five people and confiscated methamphetamine and heroin.
via Drug Raid At Foley Business.
An inmate convicted of robbery escaped from his job location in Baldwin County on Wednesday afternoon, Alabama Department of Corrections said.
via Inmate convicted of robbery escapes from Baldwin County job site | AL.com.
LOXLEY, Ala. (WPMI) — A state-wide investigation leads to the arrest of a local man who is accused of possessing child pornography.
Police say Christopher Adams, 38, of Loxley was one of many men arrested by the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency on Wednesday for sex crimes.
via ALEA: Operation Southern Impact leads to eleven arrests for child porn | WPMI.
ORANGE BEACH, AL- The Orange Beach Police Dept. arrested four teenagers accused of using cars parked at the Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market as target practice.
via Teens Arrested For Shooting Realistic BB Guns Into Occupied Car.
LOXLEY, Alabama — A Loxley man is in jail on intent to distribute porn charges following an arrest by the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency on Wednesday. Christopher Allen Adams, 38, of Totter Ridge Drive in Loxley was booked on three counts of porn with intent to distribute and his currently in jail on a $60,000 bond, according to Baldwin County Corrections Center records.
via Loxley man booked on porn distribution charges | GulfCoastNewsToday.com.
BAY MINETTE, AL- A Baldwin County teenager was allegedly repeatedly beaten, starved and tied up and locked inside a closet at his Summerdale home and his parents have been arrested in connection with the crimes.
via Boy Allegedly Beaten, Starved And Imprisoned By Parents.
“Unless we get the merchandise back or somehow find them and make them pay us there’s no way we can recoup any of the money,” Allyn Cameron said.
Cameron is an employee at Cindy Meador Interiors in Gulf Shores. The store was scammed out of four thousand dollars by a couple running a pre-paid credit card scam along the Gulf Coast.
via Couple Scams Local Stores Out Of Thousands.
The Daphne Police Department is looking into a large number of car break-ins in the area in the past three weeks that have led to seven guns being stolen.
via 40 car break-ins, 7 guns stolen in south Alabama | AL.com.
“Unless we get the merchandise back or somehow find them and make them pay us there’s no way we can recoup any of the money,” Allyn Cameron said. Cameron is an employee at Cindy Meador Interiors in Gulf Shores. The store was scammed out of four thousand dollars by a couple running a pre-paid credit card scam along the Gulf Coast.Cameron says the couple came into the store and picked out several items they said was for a home they were planning to purchase in the area.
via Couple Scams Local Stores Out Of Thousands.
Officers with the Foley Police Department responded Friday morning to a Pep Boys location for a report of a stolen vehicle, according to police.
Once on scene, it was determined a silver 2008 Hyundai Tiburon, two-door automobile was taken, police said.
via Foley police seek carjacking suspect accused of pulling woman fr – FOX10 News | WALA.
FOX10 News has learned FBI agents are conducting an operation at the Eastern Shore Neurology and Pain Center in Daphne.
Dr. Rassan M. Tarabein owns Eastern Shore Neurology and Pain Center on Highway 98. According to the pain center website, Dr. Tarabein has been in practice in South Alabama since 1996. His services include all types of neurological care and pain management for adults and children, the website states.
via FBI agents raid pain center in Daphne – FOX10 News | WALA.
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DAPHNE, AL (WKRG) — The Federal Bureau of Investigation conducted a raid operation at a pain clinic in Daphne on Friday morning.
via FBI Agents Raid Eastern Shore Neurology and Pain Center in Daphne.
The Federal Bureau of Investigations raided the Eastern Shore Neurology and Pain Center on Friday morning.
All throughout the morning FBI agents were removing boxes and computer equipment, loading it all into several unmarked vans outside. Sources close to the raid said that the facility operated by Dr. Rassan Tarabein was closed at the time the FBI conducted their operation.
via South Alabama neurology & pain clinic raided by the FBI | AL.com.
FOLEY, Ala. WPMI — The Foley Police Department has released an image of a man they say forcefully pulled a woman from her vehicle, then stole the car.
It happened Friday at the Pep Boys. Officials say the suspect, identified as 21-year-old Christopher Brewer of Gulf Shores, took off in the victim’s 2008 silver Hyundai Tiburon heading northbound on Highway 59. No weapon was shown and the woman was not physically injured.
via Woman pulled from vehicle, carjacked in Foley | WPMI.
Early Thursday morning, it happened again. A man wearing a Halloween mask enters the Kangaroo convenience store in Bay Minette with no intentions of buying, only taking.
“A gentleman wearing a skull mask came in, a black male, came in and asked the cashier for all his money and was told not to reach for his button if he did he would get his head blown off,” says Cpl. Robert Gates with Bay Minette Police.
via Armed Robberies on the Rise in Baldwin County.
ROBERTSDALE, Alabama — A Robertsdale man is being held on two counts of sexual abuse of a child under 12 following an arrest Wednesday by the Robertsdale Police Department.
via Robertsdale man held on charges of child sexual abuse | GulfCoastNewsToday.com.
Daphne Police are now investigating more than a dozen car burglaries in which several firearms were stolen.
Police say even with a serial number, tracking down a stolen gun is very difficult and usually the weapons are used in additional crimes.
via Police issue alert after 5 guns stolen in Daphne car burglaries | WPMI.