The American Diabetes Association along with over 100 other national groups, sent a letter to congressional leaders calling for them to focus their efforts on increased testing in the most vulnerable communities as they continue to be hardest hit by the COVID-19 Pandemic.
The death of Montgomery Police Department detective Tanisha Pughsley, 27, who was shot and killed by her ex-boyfriend Monday has shed light on the broader issue of domestic violence, and why it is so important to get help before a situation escalates.
22-year-old Montez Moses Miracle Coleman was apprehended shortly after the shooting, after police were notified of a male with a gun, running through the parking deck of the Hyatt Regency Hotel. Coleman was arrested and charged with capital murder and 3 counts of assault in the 2nd degree. He is being held without bond.