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- Gadsden man charged with vehicular homicide
- Man arrested on arson charge against local
- Woman shot in Cherokee County
- TB detected in foundry workers
Gadsden man charged with vehicular homicide
A 26 year old Gadsden man has been charged with
vehicular homicide in connection with a March 7th
accident in accident which killed a 58 year old Anniston woman.
Police have charged Robert Grimes in connection with the death of
Jewell Glover. Police said that Glover was crossing Quintard,
westbound on 15th Street, when her 2005 Pontiac G6 collided with a
1996 Mercury Villager driven by Grimes. Grimes sustained minor
injuries in the accident.
Man arrested on arson charge against local
An Anniston man has been charged with criminal
solicitation to commit arson against a local judge. Calhoun County
Sheriff Larry Amerson said 19 year old Jonathan Robert Hayward, is
being held on a $960,000 bond. Investigators say they believe
Hayward had tried to get other people to help him set fire to a
house in Saks to cover up a burglary. Hayward also faces one count
of theft of property, five counts of breaking and entering a vehicle
and two counts of burglary. Officials said he is a suspect in the
burglary connected with the alleged arson, but had not been charged
with that burglary as of Wednesday. The sheriff would not identify
which judge was the victim in the case. However, Police reports
indicate that Circuit Judge Malcolm Street’s home was burglarized in
Woman shot in Cherokee County
Cherokee County authorities are investigating
the shooting of a Slackland woman early Tuesday evening. Authorities
say that the woman was apparently riding a motorcycle on U.S.
Highway 411 south of Leesburg when she was shot approximately four
times between 6:30 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. The victim, Loretta Gilbert.,
was airlifted from the scene to Erlanger Medical Center in
Chattanooga. Authorities placed a lookout for a blue or black GMC
with a 31 county tag with an older, white male driver. Investigators
are also asking for assistance from anyone who happened to be
traveling 411 south around the time of the incident who may have
seen anything out of the ordinary. The Cherokee County Sheriff’s
Department and Leesburg Police Department continue the
TB detected in foundry workers
The Alabama Department of Public Health said
Wednesday that 15 Union Foundry Co. workers in Anniston showed
positive skin tests for tuberculosis.
Department officials said that Early findings indicate the cases are
inactive and not contagious. The 15 workers have received chest
X-rays this week to see if they have active cases. A final statement
on the workers’ conditions may be available by the end of this week
or early next week. The workers tested positive during routine
testing and will be considered for “preventative therapy” to keep
them from developing active cases of TB. Union Foundry employs 315
people and manufactures pipe fittings for use in water and sewer
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