Search for Suspect in Columbus's First Murder of 2012, Stop for Gas Lands Wanted Rapist in Jail

Good Evening, I'm Barbara Gauthier in the WTVM Newsroom.

Here are some of the stories we're following tonight for News Leader 9 at 11.

Columbus Police are searching for a suspect tonight in the city's first murder of the year. The owner of a local barber shoot was killed late this afternoon after being shot. We'll bring you the latest on what happened.

Also a stop for gas in Auburn lands a man wanted for kidnapping and rape behind bars. Details tonight...

2011 proved to be a challenging and yet rewarding year for first term Alabama Governor Robert Bentley.  Tornadoes, controversial laws, and working to get more Alabamians back to work. We take a look back and ahead.

Plus a Phenix City car dealership owner is looking for answers after more than three dozen vehicles were damaged - shot up by someone with a shotgun.

Join us for these stories and much more tonight on News Leader 9 at 11.