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Investigators share details of murder at Jack's in Pleasant Grove

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

Robbery-murder at fast food restaurant

A 19-year-old is accused of murdering a 21-year-old man at a Jack’s restaurant in Pleasant Grove. Investigators walk us through the details of what happened last night. We’ll also look at two other robberies they believe are connected. Should you fight back when faced with a gunman? We have reaction from two police chiefs.

Vinny Vito’s arson?

We are learning more about the recent fire at the Vinny Vito’s restaurant in Moody. Fire investigators now say someone purposefully set the fire. We’ll have the latest on this arson case.

Tuscaloosa Mayor speaks out

Tuscaloosa Mayor Walk Maddox is calling for action after a string of violent crime in his city. There have been four shooting deaths in less than a week. He’s calling for more funding for criminal justice services and says crime is a “crisis” for Alabama’s largest cities.

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

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