Deputy dodges car, heroin deaths on the rise in Hoover

Deputy dodges car, heroin deaths on the rise in Hoover

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Good afternoon from the desk of Janet Hall. Here are the stories we're working on for FOX6 News this evening.
Deputy dodges car
A Tuscaloosa man is in the Bibb County Jail tonight accused of trying to run over two deputies in two separate locations. He's charged with attempted murder. We'll have the full story on FOX6 News at 5.

Heroin deaths rise in Hoover
Hoover Police are alarmed at the number of deaths they are seeing from heroin overdose. There were ten such deaths last year and the numbers may be even worse in 2015. FOX6 News Anchor Beth Shelburne takes a look at one family's heroin nightmare.
Church mourns minister's death
A Shelby County church is mourning the loss of its pastor tonight. The Rev. Greg Davis died last Saturday night during a mission trip to Turkey. His congregation at the "The Connection" in Chelsea and Pelham are shocked by the news but are working together in his memory. We'll have a full story tonight.

Those stories and more beginning at 5 p.m. on FOX6 News.

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