Crime

Eufaula police to offer $1K reward leading to arrest of a murder suspect

The Eufaula police are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Robert Dean Thomas.

  CPD arrests 8 people following narcotics investigation on Cusseta Rd.

Auburn man arrested after attempted burglary and faces multiple charges

Man accused of hit-and-run of CSU student in 2015 pleads guilty

Former Carolina Panther Rae Carruth walks free after 19 years behind bars

Suspect wanted for murder of Gwinnett officer has been found dead

Columbus man arrested for child molestation

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Two juveniles charged with attempted murder after allegedly stealing a car and firing shots

Woman robbed, punched in face in LaGrange Walmart parking lot, police say

Opelika woman arrested in connection with 2016 murder

Columbus, GA police confiscate drugs disguised as candy as Halloween approaches

LaGrange police searching for Dollar General shoplifting suspect

Man arrested in deadly shooting on 25th Avenue in Columbus

  CPD investigating robbery at Family Dollar on Buena Vista Rd.

The Columbus Police Department is investigating a robbery at a Family Dollar on Buena Vista Rd.

27 firearms stolen pawn shop in Randolph County

$10,000 reward is being offered for anyone with information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the burglary and theft of firearms from Pawn Starzz in Cuthbert.

  2 suspects wanted in connection to an armed robbery near Morgan St.

The robbery happened Friday, October 12 at the Liberty gas station located at 4206 Victory Drive.

34-year-old man accused of killing mother because she wouldn’t make him food

Investigators say the suspect was found covered in blood upon their arrival.

Wife suspected of murder claims she tripped and accidentally stabbed husband

Opelika police investigating weekend shooting on North 16th Place

Columbus man arrested for child molestation, sodomy

Two shot, one killed in early morning shooting on 25th Ave.

LaGrange Police searching for suspect following an early morning stabbing

Georgia mother jailed after daughter left home alone with dead dogs

Former Auburn mayoral candidate arrested for the second time in a month

A former Auburn mayoral candidate has been arrested for the second time in a month.

Phenix City police searching for armed robbery suspect

Phenix City police have released surveillance photos in the hopes that the public will recognize a man accused of armed robbery.

Suspect pleads not guilty in court after allegedly shooting ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend in Columbus

A Columbus man who was arrested and charged with aggravated assault after a shooting on River Rd.

Auburn police arrest Tuskegee man on robbery charges

A Tuskegee man has been arrested in Auburn in connection with a robbery investigation.

Wanted Auburn man arrested after a burglary at a mobile home

Smith was also identified as the remaining suspect that fled from officers during a traffic stop on October 5.

Columbus man charged with aggravated assault following River Rd. shooting

Columbus police arrested a man and charged him with aggravated assault, battery, gun discharge and many other charges following a shooting.

Opelika man wanted for using stolen credit card at gas station

Opelika Police searching for using a stolen credit card.

LaGrange police investigating assault, shots fired into occupied shed

LaGrange police are investigating reports of an assault that occurred on Oct. 2.

LaGrange police investigating overnight shooting at Tall Pines Apartments

The LaGrange Police Department is investigating an overnight shooting at Tall Pines Apartments on Turn St.

Columbus pizza delivery driver held at gunpoint

Columbus police are investigating reports of a pizza delivery driver being held at gunpoint.

Suspect arrested in deadly shooting on Swann St. in Columbus

A suspect has been arrested in connection with a deadly shooting on Swann St. in Columbus.

Opelika police release surveillance photos in identity theft case

The Opelika Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in finding a suspect accused of identity theft.

UPDATE: Standoff following an eviction at Columbus apartment ends; suspect ID’d and arrested

Heavy police presence in the area of Milgen Road for what appears to be a standoff.

Man arrested for armed robbery in LaGrange on Mooty Bridge Rd.

LaGrange police are investigating an armed robbery

LaGrange Police searching for 4 fraud suspects

The suspects were seen on surveillance at Home Depot in reference to credit card fraud.

Former GA state representative arrested for battery

A former Georgia state representative has found himself on the wrong side of the law.

Auburn police searching for theft suspect

Surveillance video captured the suspect prying open coin boxes on commercial vending washers and dryers, taking an undisclosed amount of money.

Troup County searching for non-registered sex offender

Troup County is asking for the public assistance searching for a wanted man.

Columbus man in court facing felony child molestation charges

The Special Victims Unit of the Columbus Police Department arrested a Columbus man for child molestation.

3 suspects arrested for forgery at PNC Bank in Opelika

Opelika officers arrest three men for forgery at PNC Bank.

Court date set for Auburn teen charged in connection to W. Magnolia Ave. murder

Auburn teen charged with murder.

Special Operations Unit of Columbus takes toxic drugs off the street

The Special Operations Unit seized some toxic items off the street Saturday.

  Alleged Columbus drug traffickers arrested in Marietta, GA with $100K of drugs

A pair of drug traffickers from Columbus found themselves in some trouble in Marietta, GA after police were tipped off to some possible drug activity.

No bond given for Victoria Dr. stabbing suspect accused of killing elderly man

The man accused of stabbing and killing an elderly man and injuring two others on Victoria Drive is expected to appear in Recorder’s Court Friday morning.

Columbus police investigating armed robbery at convenience store on Hamilton Rd.

Columbus police are investigating the robbery that happened at Nick Food Mart, located in the 5000 block of Hamilton Road.

Suspect wanted in Phenix City for sexual abuse of juvenile

According to the police department, a juvenile was subjected to sexual contact by an employee at China Garden on the 280 Bypass in Phenix City, Alabama.

Suspect wanted for armed robbery at store in Smiths Station

The robbery happened at a store in the 800 block of Lee Road 248. Deputies responded to the robbery around 7:50 p.m. EST

Opelika police investigating credit card fraud at East Alabama Medical Center

The Opelika Police Department is investigating a case of credit card fraud that took place at East Alabama Medical Center.

Funeral services announced for fatal Macon Rd. shooting victim

The funeral services for an 18-year-old Columbus woman who was tragically killed have been announced.

Columbus police investigating armed robbery on Miller Road

An armed robbery happened in the 4000 block of Miller Road Wednesday night.

Suspect in Opelika mobile home park shooting appears in court

One of three suspects charged with the shooting death of an east Alabama man is due in court today.

LPD searching for person who shot at home on Brown Ave.

The LaGrange Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened in the 300 block of Brown Avenue.

UPDATE: Columbus pastor wanted for child molestation, sodomy

A man is wanted by the Columbus Police Department’s Special Victims Unit for sex crimes involving minors.

COURT: Victim of fatal Macon Rd. shooting tried to get into passing cars before being shot

A Columbus man facing charges of murder is set to make his first court appearance this morning.

Student reported for carrying gun at Spencer High School

A student has reportedly been found with a weapon on the campus of Spencer High School.

‘Naked man’ stabs 3, kills 1 elderly victim on Victoria Dr. in Columbus

A tragic situation unfolding on Victoria Drive in Columbus. Police say three elderly people were stabbed - one of them dead.

CPD investigating armed robbery on Veterans Pkwy.

The Columbus Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that took place at a gas station.

Talbot County Emergency Management warning drivers of roadside scam

Talbot County Emergency Management and Fire warn drivers that someone waving you down from a car might be trying to rob you.

  UPDATE: Suspect charged with murder in fatal shooting on Macon Rd. in Columbus

Police ask that you avoid this area if possible.

Auburn man hit, seriously injured by school bus

An Auburn man was seriously injured after being hit by a school bus.

Eufaula police seize drugs, cash, guns in several busts

The Eufaula Police Department is alerting the community to the amount of illegal materials recently pulled off of the streets in several busts.

1 injured in shooting on Young Ave. in Columbus

One person was shot on Young Avenue in Columbus Wednesday night.

Suspect wanted in connection with robbery in Phenix City

Phenix City police are searching for a suspect connected to a robbery.

Limestone County teen charged with capital murder of mother, sister

Preliminary evidence indicates the 15-year-old stabbed and killed her sister and mother in a domestic altercation at the home. She then reportedly used a knife to try to kill herself.

Man wanted for passing counterfeit money in Phenix City

Phenix City Police are looking for suspect in connection of passing counterfeit money.

OPD searching for man accused of assault at BBQ restaurant

Police are searching for man accused of assault at Chuck's BBQ.

Father surrenders after Amber Alert; child safe

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has issued an Amber Alert for a missing infant out of Memphis

Suspect wanted for stealing a vehicle in Auburn

According to police, a 2013 Ford F-250 pick-up truck was stolen from a school parking lot in the 1700 block of East Samford Avenue on Sept. 13.

Columbus man arrested for child cruelty and battery

Columbus police arrested a suspect of multiple charges including child cruelty on Sept. 18, 2018.

Valley man arrested on multiple sex crimes involving a minor

A Valley man has been arrested and charged with multiple sex crimes, some of which involve a minor.

Two convicted in 2016 attempted murder of an Opelika man

Two men accused of attempting to kill a man in 2016 have now been convicted.

Home daycare owner accused of drugging, tying kids to car seats in dark closet

The 60-year-old woman is in jail, facing nine counts of child endangerment.

Columbus police investigating robbery at North Columbus Driving Range

Columbus police are investigating a robbery that happened at the North Columbus Driving Range.

Suspect wanted in Columbus for armed robbery at Dollar General

The store, located on Warm Springs Road, was robbed at gunpoint late Sunday night.

Woman charged with smuggling drugs into daughter’s prison

A woman connected to a high-profile Elmore County child abuse case was arrested over the weekend.

Second suspect charged in 2016 murder of Eufaula man

Darrell Keith Hunter, 27, of Eufaula was arrested Monday, Sept. 17 and is charged with capital murder.

Lee County man convicted of rape, sodomy of mentally handicapped woman

A Lee County man has been convicted of sexual assault crimes.

Man in Muscogee Co. Jail for sexual assault facing additional felony charges

Michael David Winslett, 58, is charged with felony criminal attempt influencing a witness and felony terroristic threats intimidation.