Purse snatcher targets woman in wheelchair

Purse snatcher targets woman in wheelchair

Good afternoon from the desk of Janet Hall. Here are the stories we're working on for FOX6 News this evening.

Memorial Mound update

Bessemer authorities are still working to find out who vandalized caskets and apparent human remains at the Memorial Mound Mausoleum in Bessemer. Tonight FOX6 News Reporter Melanie Posey talks with a family whose loved one is interred at Memorial Mound. She'll also have the latest on the investigation.

Wheelchair robbery

A robber stole money from a woman in a wheelchair right outside the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute today. FOX6 News Reporter Alan Collins was there as police caught the man they believe is the crook. We'll have the full story at 6.

Absolutely Alabama event

This week Fred Hunter takes us to an unusual cooking festival called DOG but no canines are involved in this cooking event and as you'll see on FOX6 News at 6:00 this bunch is Absolutely Alabama!

Those stories and more beginning at 5 on FOX6 News. You can watch on air, online at MyFoxAl.com or through the WBRC News app.