Tag: Alabama

Alabama grandmother charged in overdose death of her toddler grandson, investigators say

An Alabama grandmother has been charged over the overdose death of her 19-month-old grandson, who allegedly ingested drugs while in her care and died, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said Monday. Investigators said the toddler with his grandmother, Michelle Lee Light, 44, in the Sylvan Springs neighborhood in western Jefferson County on July 2018; the boy ingested the opioid…

Alabama inmate captured days after escaping prison: officials

Authorities captured Alabama inmate Corey Aris Davis, who earlier this week escaped from the prison where he was serving a life sentence for human trafficking, officials announced Saturday. (AP Photo/Alabama Department of Corrections) Authorities have captured an Alabama inmate who, earlier this week, escaped from the prison where he was serving a life sentence for…

Trump urges Alabama voters to back Roy Moore

PENSACOLA, Fla. (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday voiced support for Roy Moore, the Alabama Republican Senate candidate dogged by accusations of sexual misconduct, during a rally that foreshadowed themes for next year’s midterm elections. Trump, speaking to a stadium of supporters in Pensacola, Florida, near the Alabama state line, touted his work…