Alabama State Troopers said 68-year-old Carl Browning, of Jamesburg, N.J., was standing outside his vehicle on an eastbound lane of Interstate 22 when a driver struck him and his vehicle. It happened around 10:20 p.m.
Woodfin says Birmingham Police Department is doing all it can to bring the people responsible for the violence building up around the city accountable, but he says the community will also have to play a role to make it happen.
Chief Patrick Smith said a series of shootings over the past week has the community concerned. He said the department is doing everything it can to address every single incident and bring justice to every single victim. But he says in order to do that, the “no snitch” culture must end.
Authorities say Callens was pregnant and was transported by ambulance to UAB Hospital where the baby boy was delivered by emergency cesarean section. Callens’ mother said baby Dallas is ‘still fighting.’
The post said Jason Rickels was terminated for acts that occurred on March 12 that led to Rickels’ arrest for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, criminal damage to property 2nd degree and possession of a firearm during commission of a felony.
Troopers said around 12:45 Sunday morning, April 11, the driver was speeding, trying to elude Jasper Police when they crossed the center line on Alabama 269 and collided head-on with the driver of a 2011 Ford Fiesta.
Mayor Randall Woodfin and his staff told the city council Tuesday that the bill, which he supports, would increase contributions from city workers by .5 percent, and mandate the city pay whatever an actuary determines it needs to pay annually to fix a fund that is only 53% funded.
Alabama’s mandatory face mask order expires Friday, April 9. Governor Kay Ivey continues to say she will not extend the order despite requests coming from President Joe Biden to governors across the country.