Authorities in Jefferson County are asking for the public's help in an overnight shooting in Fairfield that left one dead. On Wednesday, June 16, Jefferson County Deputies were called to a location near Gary Avenue and 49th Avenue in Fairfield around 11:00 p.m. to investigate a person who had been shot.
A 27-year-old Bessemer man is dead after a shooting in Fairfield Wednesday night. Jefferson County Deputies were called to a location near the intersection of Gary Avenue and 49th Street just after 11:00 P.M. Wednesday on reports of a person who had been shot. When they arrived, deputies found Jon Paul Matthew Kimber in the roadway, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
GASTON COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) - One person was shot and killed by police in Bessemer City Wednesday morning, according to officials. The shooting happened near a home on N. 12th Street near W. Iowa Avenue before 10:30 a.m. Bessemer City Police Chief Tom Ellis confirmed that no officers were injured in the incident.
BESSEMER, Ala. (WBRC) - Bessemer police are investigating after shots were fired in the parking lot of the Waffle House on Academy Drive early Wednesday morning. A young woman was taken to the hospital after some sort of fight in the parking lot, according to police.
On Saturday, June 19, 2021, the Traffic Safety Unit will be assisting the Juneteenth Day Parade Committee by escorting the units and directing traffic at the intersections, which surround Parade Route A. The parade will start on St. Stephens Road at Bessemer Avenue Service Road and travel east on St. Stephens Road to Prichard Avenue; east on Prichard Avenue to West Prichard Avenue; east on West Prichard Avenue to Wilson Avenue; north on Wilson Avenue to East Clarke Street; west on East Clarke Avenue and disband.
A second suspect has been charged in the fatal shooting of a 27-year-old man in Bessemer earlier this year. The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested 25-year-old Darryius Eugene Tompkins Jr. on Thursday. He was taken into custody in the 1500 block of White Street in Dolomite.
BESSEMER, Ala. (WBRC) - Jefferson County deputies were dispatched to a home in the 1300 block of Charles Avenue to investigate a report of a shooting. Deputies say they arrived on the scene around 10:30 p.m. and found a 52-year-old woman suffering from a gunshot wound.
A Birmingham man has been charged in a deadly shooting earlier this week inside a Bessemer apartment. Tamadre Dandre Williams, 29, is charged with murder, certain persons forbidden to possess a firearm and four counts of reckless endangerment. Authorities said there were four children inside the apartment when Williams fired his gun, killing 22-year-old Eric De’Corrius Jones of Midfield.
U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell stopped by Bessemer City Hall today to hand a ceremonial check for $29.8 million to officials for the City of Bessemer and Bessemer City Schools. The City of Bessemer will receive a total of $13.97 million in American Rescue Act funding and already received half of it.
A 30-year-old man was killed in a motorcycle crash in Bessemer Tuesday night. The crash happened at 7:20 p.m. at 28th Street and Fifth Avenue North. Authorities said 30-year-old Timothy Thalaseiuse Baylor Jr. was the lone rider of the motorcycle when he wrecked. Bessemer police Lt. Christian Clemons said Baylor was in the opposing lane of traffic when he made contact with another vehicle.
A shooting inside a Bessemer apartment Tuesday afternoon left one male dead. The gunfire erupted just after 3 p.m. in Hillside Homes. The apartment is located at the corner of Fairfax Avenue ad 35th Street South. Bessemer police Lt. Christian Clemons said the killing seem to have stemmed from a dispute between a woman’s ex- boyfriend and her current boyfriend.
Authorities are searching for family members of a 36-year-old woman found dead on the front porch of a vacant Bessemer store. Sharron Sindel Stone was found dead at 7:28 p.m. May 25 in front of Cash Title Loans on Ninth Avenue North in Bessemer. Her body was in an advance stage of decomposition and was positively identified through fingerprints.
Gunfire erupted between two vehicles midday Tuesday in Bessemer, sending one person to the hospital. The shooting happened at 12:09 p.m. at the Interstate 59 southbound ramp at Academy Drive.Police Chief Mike Roper said they received a call that the occupants of two vehicles were shooting at each other.
Key Points Amazon's top retail boss backed an effort to install a mailbox outside an Alabama warehouse where a high-stakes union vote took place, according to the union behind the failed campaign.The National Labor Relations Board started holding hearings last week to determine whether the results of the election should be thrown out.
Security guards at Amazon's Bessemer, Ala., facility had keys to a mailbox that the company recommended workers use to vote in the unionization election earlier this year, a worker at the facility alleged during a National Labor Relations Board hearing Friday.Kevin Jackson said during the sixth day of hearings over the union's challenge to the results that he had seen two guards use keys to open one of the thirteen slots on the mailbox.
Authorities have released the name of a woman killed in a Wednesday crash on Interstate 459 in Hoover.The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office identified the fatality victim as Susan Renee Everett.She was 58 and lived in Bessemer.Hoover police and fire medics responded at 5:45 a.m. Wednesday to a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 459 near the Interstate 65 interchange, said Capt.
Key Points The EU's general court said the European Commission failed to prove that Luxembourg had given Amazon an illegal tax advantage.It was the court's second such ruling against the commission in less than a year.In July, it said the EU's team led by Margrethe Vestager failed to prove that the Irish government had given a tax advantage to Apple.
An employee at Amazon’s Bessemer facility died at the hospital Thursday after collapsing in the warehouse in a “medical incident,” the company said Friday.The company is offering grief counseling to any members of the Bessemer facility who need it.