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  1. Victim dies after he was found bound, unconscious on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Two suspects in the assault of a man in Tuscaloosa county on Monday were re-arrested Wednesday and charged with murder after the victim died from his injuries. 32-year-old Brandon Shane Pardue and 33-year-old Stevi Pardue each face a murder charge.

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  2. Tuscaloosa man hospitalized after he sits on his gun outside K-Mart, shoots himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Alabama Live

    Police in Tuscaloosa are investigating after a man hospitalized with a gunshot wound told them he accidentally shot himself when he sat on his gun Monday night. Sgt. Dale Phillips, the commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said officers were called to DCH Regional Medical Center at 10:45 Monday night when a 35-year-old man was admitted there with a gunshot wound.

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  3. Police find 23-year-old tied up, beaten, comatose in Tuscaloosa County; man and woman...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Alabama Live

    A 23-year-old man is fighting for his life at UAB Hospital in Birmingham after he was tied up and beaten, investigators in Tuscaloosa said Tuesday. Sgt. Dale Phillips, the commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said his unit and sheriff's deputies were called to a residence on Highway 216 in Tuscaloosa County to investigate an assault Monday.

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  4. Mercedes-Benz considering moving U.S. HQ to AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    ... metro for its new base of operations. Mercedes-Benz, which has a massive plant west of Birmingham in Tuscaloosa County, has not announced or confirmed the move at this time. Currently headquartered in Montvale, N.J., Mercedes-Benz USA employs around ...

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  5. L to R: Demarcus Woodard, Terrell Gordon, Gemayel CulbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Officials say the third suspect, who was considered extremely dangerous after having been previously charged with capital murder, has been taken back into custody Monday morning. According to dispatch with Choctaw County 911, 23-year-old Demarcus Woodward was captured in Tuscaloosa County.

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  6. Man shot twice at Tuscaloosa apartment complex, police still searching for two suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Alabama Live

    A Tuscaloosa man is expected to live after being shot twice in his stomach early Sunday morning at an area apartment complex. Sgt. Dale Phillips, the commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said the victim, a 25-year-old man, was shot by two unidentified men for unknown reasons.

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  7. Court reinstates suit against Saban's daughterRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Times Observer

    ... sparked by a Facebook post in August 2010 when both women were 19-year-old students at the university. Tuscaloosa County Circuit Judge James Roberts dismissed the suit in February, citing Alabama's "Stand Your Ground Law" as he ruled Kristen Saban ...

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  8. Investigators don't suspect foul play in burned body investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide investigators say they feel they can rule out foul play in the death of a person found burned beyond recognition inside a burning van near Brookwood on Thursday. Investigators are still working to determine whether the person's death was a self-initiated incident or an accident.

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  9. Nick Sabana s daughter not off hook for sorority a beatdownaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | New York Post

    ... sparked by a Facebook post in August 2010 when both women were 19-year-old students at the university. Tuscaloosa County Circuit Judge James Roberts dismissed the suit in February, citing Alabama's "Stand Your Ground Law" as he ruled Kristen Saban ...

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  10. Kristen Saban's attorneys 'strongly disagree' with reinstatement of lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... two years after the incident, seeking damages for allegedly suffering a concussion and broken nose. A Tuscaloosa County judge dismissed the suit in February, saying the allegations against Saban were "unsupported by the evidence and were therefore ...

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  11. Sketch released of Tuscaloosa sex assault suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... said when she woke up, the second suspect was sexually assaulting her, according to Lt. Kip Hart with the Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit. The victim managed to escape from both suspects and run away. She reported the assault almost a year later, in ...

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  12. Tuscaloosa police looking for sexual assault suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... in the hairline. The attached composite is of Suspect 2. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit at (205) 464-8690 or Crimestoppers at (205) 752 - STOP (7867). Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a ...

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  13. Tuscaloosa Police seeking duo accused of knocking out, sexually assaulting runner in a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Alabama Live

    After seven months of investigation and recent collaboration with a forensic sketch artist, police in Tuscaloosa are asking for the public's help in identifying a man they believe knocked out and sexually assaulted a woman in June 2013. Lt. Kip Hart, the assistant commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said the alleged assault was reported to police a year after it happened.

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  14. Mobile minister, community leader takes pastorship in Tuscaloosa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Alabama Live

    The Rev. Robert R.A. Turner, pastor of St. Paul A.M.E. Church and a community leader in Mobile, is moving to Tuscaloosa County to take a new church appointment.

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  15. Opelika responds to "dangerous city" rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... President Barack Obama and Republicans joined forces to override Democratic complaints that the... The Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide after a burned body was discovered in a burning van on Thursday. After a website ...

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  16. Skulls & other remains exposed at Montgomery cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... President Barack Obama and Republicans joined forces to override Democratic complaints that the... The Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide after a burned body was discovered in a burning van on Thursday. The Tuscaloosa ...

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  17. Berry woman, 23, died in late November wreck in northern Tuscaloosa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Alabama Live

    A 23-year-old Berry woman was killed in a late November wreck in Tuscaloosa County, according to Alabama State Troopers. Kayla Nicole Finch died after a wreck on Tuscaloosa County 63 two miles south of Berry on Nov. 22, according to Alabama State Troopers.

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  18. Remains recovered from van found burning in west Ala.Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | ABC 33/40

    Authorities in west Alabama are working to identify human remains that were found in a burning van in Tuscaloosa County. Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Lt.

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  19. Woman abducted at gunpoint by suspect who hid in her carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Tuscaloosa County investigators are looking for the suspect who abducted a 42-year-old woman at gunpoint on Thursday morning. The victim managed to flag down help after she escaped in the area of Highway 82 and Jug Factory Road around 6:40 a.m. The woman told investigators that the suspect was hiding in the back seat of her car when she got in it at her home in the 2800 block of McFarland Boulevard.

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  20. Burned body found in van near BrookwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide after a burned body was discovered in a burning van on Thursday. Utility workers discovered the burning van around 9 a.m. Thursday in a reclaimed strip mine area on private land on Camp Cherry Austin Road near Brookwood.

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