Recent Crime News
Tuesday May 12 | via ABC 33/40
On May 6, 2015, Gadsden police say 29-year-old Christopher Lamont Lewis told police he was robbed at gunpoint by nine men in the 700 block of North 8th Street. Lewis says he was driving by the American Legion when he was waved down by a group of men who approached him and asked him to see his inventory of 300 pair of polo socks he apparently kept inside his vehicle. Comment?
Tuesday May 12 | via Alabama Live
A Gadsden man arrested in Escambia County, Fla. faces two counts of first degree sexual abuse after authorities say he forced himself on two elderly female patients at Riverview Regional Medical Center. Comment?
Friday May 8 | via Alabama Live
Two Gadsden men have been sentenced to prison terms for their involvement in bank robberies over a two-year period, according to sources with the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Ericson Lamar Snow , 26, and Jamichal Hawkins , 26, were both arrested last year on bank robbery and related gun charges. Comment?
Monday May 4 | via WSFA-TV Montgomery
New details are emerging in the April beating death of an elderly man, at Gadsden's Pine Ridge Apartments. Charlie Yarborough , 82, was found beaten to death at his apartment. Comment?
Apr 22, 2015 | via Alabama Live
An infant was removed from a home Tuesday after police found a stolen gun and drugs there, according to Gadsden police reports. An officer responded to an apartment in the 1100 block of Tuscaloosa Avenue at 9 p.m. Tuesday. Comment?
Apr 20, 2015 | via Alabama Live
Etowah County authorities say they are looking for an armed man after a standoff of about two-and-a-half hours today. Etowah County Sheriff spokeswoman Natalie Barton said Timothy Brandon Brady, 28, is considered armed and dangerous. Comment?
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