Following an investigation into the mid-November incident, where officers found a man shot several times at an apartment complex on Morning Star Drive, Jakellus Arnez Lane was determined as a suspect along with two other individuals.
“My goal when I first became chief was to create a relationship between me and my citizens, to where they felt so comfortable with me and my officers that they would just flag us down,” Chief Ward said.
Governor Ivey tabbed Brigadier General David Pritchett, a native of Jefferson County and an Auburn alum who currently serves as director of the joint staff for the Wyoming National Guard, to serve as the next leader of the Alabama National Guard.
A ban on a pesticide widely used by farmers across the country and Alabama has been lifted by a federal court. United States Sen. Tommy Tuberville is calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to comply with the court’s decision.