Accused Murderer Alphonso James Surrenders

Alphonso James, 35 12/9/2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Accused murderer Alphonso James surrendered to members of the U.S. Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force downtown after law enforcement’s continuous contact with his family. James, 35, is accused in the September 9th fatal shooting of Stefvon Murphy, 41, and the wounding of two others, a 59-year-old woman and a … Read more Accused Murderer Alphonso James Surrenders

Teen Suspect Charged with Four Armed Robberies

Outstanding, coordinated police work led to Wednesday’s arrest of 17-year-old robbery suspect Zachariah Terrell who admitted to the following four armed robberies, three of which occurred this past Saturday: Saturday, 4 p.m., attempted carjacking in the 8000 block of Sawyer Brown Road; Saturday, 6:30 p.m., robbery of a man walking on 56th Avenue North; Saturday, … Read more Teen Suspect Charged with Four Armed Robberies

Suspected Cell Phone Store Serial Robber Terry Staggs Jailed

Terry Staggs Tips to Nashville Crime Stoppers helped lead to the identification of suspected cell phone store serial robber Terry Staggs, 37, who was arrested Tuesday night on Hickory Hollow Lane in a coordinated effort by detectives from the Midtown Hills and South Precincts. Staggs, 37, is charged with the robberies of Cricket Wireless stores … Read more Suspected Cell Phone Store Serial Robber Terry Staggs Jailed

‘Barrel-chested Bandit’ on the loose after bank robbery spree

The FBI in Salt Lake City has released a “Wanted” poster and is offering a $10,000 reward for the arrest and conviction of an armed serial robber. Dubbed “The Barrel Chested Bandit,” the man is believed to be responsible for nine bank and credit union robberies in Arizona, New Mexico, Texas and Utah, including an … Read more ‘Barrel-chested Bandit’ on the loose after bank robbery spree

Georgia prison escapees who shot cops are still on the run, stole another car

KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — The search for two Georgia inmates sought in the killing of their guards during an escape from a prison bus went into its third day Thursday and the scope of the manhunt is expanding. Authorities do not know whether Donnie Rowe and Ricky Dubose are still in Georgia … Read more Georgia prison escapees who shot cops are still on the run, stole another car

Hero Tennessee neighbors held cop-killer prison fugitives at gunpoint

KATE BRUMBACK, Associated PressERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press SHELBYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Two escaped inmates sought in the killings of two guards on a Georgia prison bus were captured after a chase and being held at gunpoint by a rural Tennessee homeowner whose vehicle they were trying to steal, authorities said. Donnie Rowe and Ricky Dubose were … Read more Hero Tennessee neighbors held cop-killer prison fugitives at gunpoint

BOLO! Manhunt underway after inmate escapes prison

Police are searching for a South Carolina inmate who escaped prison for the second time. The Post and Courier reports that Jimmy Causey escaped from the Lieber Correctional Institution in Dorchester County sometime Wednesday afternoon, and remains on the loose as of Thursday morning. A Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office spokesperson told the newspaper that Causey is … Read more BOLO! Manhunt underway after inmate escapes prison

Fugitive who faked his own death after raping, impregnating stepdaughter has been found hiding in camper: Police

An Mississippi man accused of raping his stepdaughter and getting her pregnant has been captured. The Biloxi Sun-Herald reports that with a day after Jacob Blair Scott, 43, was featured on Investigation Discovery’s “In-Pursuit with John Walsh,” authorities found him hiding out in a camper in Oklahoma on Friday. He had recently been placed on … Read more Fugitive who faked his own death after raping, impregnating stepdaughter has been found hiding in camper: Police

‘Honor killings’ father who murdered teen daughters in taxi for dating non-Muslim boys has been captured

After 12 years on the run, the FBI has captured a man wanted in connection for the 2008 murders of his two teen daughters. Agents arrested Yaser Abdel Said, 63, without incident in Justin, Texas, on Wednesday, according to an FBI statement. He had been wanted on capital murder charges for the deaths of his … Read more ‘Honor killings’ father who murdered teen daughters in taxi for dating non-Muslim boys has been captured

‘Most Wanted’ fugitive captured a year after murdering girlfriend & her 4-year-old son, officials say

The U.S. Marshals Service announced Tuesday that they have arrested a man in California for killing his girlfriend and her 4-year-old son last year. Agents reportedly apprehended double murder suspect Jory Worthen, 25, at a hotel in Burbank. Worthen is believed to have killed Alyssa Cannon, 20, and her son, Braydon Ponder, at her home … Read more ‘Most Wanted’ fugitive captured a year after murdering girlfriend & her 4-year-old son, officials say