Higdon was sentenced for two counts of sodomy. One count he was sentenced to 23 years for, the second count he was sentenced to 15 years. Both counts will be served concurrently meaning Higdon will be in prison for 23 years.
Another driver in Birmingham is reporting being hit by an object near an overpass. This time, the attack moves off the Red Mountain Expressway, and onto I-20/59.
Aboard a guided-missile destroyer docked at the world’s largest naval base, a sailor was fatally shot and security forces killed the single civilian suspect late Monday, according to the Navy.
Birmingham police spokesman Lt. Sean Edwards says DeAnthony Thomas, 39, was arrested on a murder warrant and placed in the Jefferson County Jail on $60,000 bond.
Wilford was released from the Shelby County Jail on March 20, 2014, on a property bond.
Two men charged in the murder of 17-year-old twins Jonathan and Jeremi Berry of Wylam have been released.
Police in Birmingham are investigating a stabbing in Birmingham that left on person dead in Ensley.
Multiple people, including a 15-year-old girl, have been arrested and charged with manufacturing of a controlled substance.
Last June, two 17-year-old twins were murdered inside their home in Wylam. Police made four arrests in that case, but new court orders are dropping charges against two of the defendants in the case, and reducing bond for a third.
After nearly eights months behind bars, attorneys for youth evangelist Matt Pitt say its time for him to be released. This after a man has come forward stating Pitt may not have been the aggressor in an fight over a BB gun.
A seventeen year mystery is beginning to clear up in Oxford. It began in January 1997 when Floyd Hurst disappeared from his home. On Friday, police say they have the man responsible.
Melissa Crabtree talks to child advocates who say, 1-year-old Hoss Benham’s deathw could have been avoided.
Tuscaloosa County deputies arrested six people, including a 15-year-old girl, for meth manufacturing. Photos: 5 adults, 1 teen charged with meth manufacturing
Thomas Franklin May III is accused of killing his mother-in-law, and wounding his estranged wife, her grandmother, and his own daughter.
A preliminary hearing is planned for an airline passenger accused of flying from Atlanta to Birmingham in one person’s name, then obtaining boarding passes in someone else’s name for two more flights.
Law enforcement in Tuscaloosa arrested two people for manufacturing meth Thursday afternoon.
Matt Pitt’s attorneys filed another request with the judge asking that his client’s probation violation charge be dropped.
Summer Wilford is still in jail on charges of reckless murder. Now she is trying to get a judge to reduce her $300,000 bond for the death of her 20-month old son.