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Former cell phone store employees arrested by feds for selling customer info

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports GARDENDALE --Federal prosecutors today charged a Birmingham man with selling private customer information, including customer cell phone records, that he obtained from his work computer at AT&T. Prosecutors last week charged a former Verizon employee in a related case, announced U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance and FBI Special Agent in Charge Roger C. Stanton. “W ...

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Three injured in two separate shootings Thursday

From The Trussville Tribune Staff Reports BIRMINGHAM – Two separate incidents have left three people wounded on Thursday. A male and female were shot inside a car outside the BP gas station on Montevallo Road Southwest, according to al.com. The female victim as sitting inside the vehicle at the gas pumps, while her boyfriend went inside the store. As he was going back to the car, another man opened fire. Th ...

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Homewood Middle placed on brief lockdown Thursday

From The Trussville Tribune Staff Reports HOMEWOOD – Homewood Middle School was on lockdown Thursday morning after an argument at the Dawson Family of Faith Recreation Center. The incident stemmed from an argument on the basketball court, according to al.com. Officers responded at 7:39 a.m. on reports of a disorderly male playing basketball, and witnesses told the police the suspect was involved in a disput ...

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Argo Council discusses storm shelter options

By Lee Weyhrich, For The Tribune ARGO -- Time is running out for the City of Argo to take advantage of a FEMA Hazard Mitigation Service grant for a public storm shelter. The council has until October 14 to get the grant process started. Due to the short deadline, the mayor and council called a special meeting to meet with William E. Culpepper of Encompass 360, a professional consultant and project managemen ...

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Trussville police make major bust in cloned credit card scheme

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports TRUSSVILLE --Two New York men are being held in jail with bonds of a half million dollars each after Trussville police made a major bust in a credit card scheme. According to Trussville police captain Jeff Bridges, officers made what Jefferson County Deputy District Attorney Cynthia Raulston is calling "possibly one of the biggest credit card seizures in the county. ...

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Man arrested after multiple burglaries of the same home

From The Trussville Tribune Staff Reports BIRMINGHAM – A Birmingham man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly burglarized a Jefferson County home three different times. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office announced charges against Fabian Aaron Taylor, 37, on Wednesday. The break-ins occurred in August and early September, according to al.com. Jefferson County Deputies responded to a burglary in th ...

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National: Shooting in South Carolina elementary school

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports TOWNVILLE, S.C. --According to FOX News, a teen suspect is in custody following a shooting at an elementary school in Townville, South Carolina. [caption id="attachment_34987" align="alignleft" width="300"] School shooting in Townville, S.C.Photo via Twitter[/caption] Lifesaver helicopters have been reported arriving on the scene where reports say there are "a numbe ...

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Three dead in Calhoun County crash

From The Trussville Tribune Staff Reports CALHOUN COUNTY -- A two vehicle crash at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday has claimed three lives. The crash occurred on Old Gadsden Highway, two miles north of Anniston. Melanie Brown Hurst, 39 of Anniston, was killed when the 2006 Honda Civic she was driving collided with a 1990 Ford Ranger driven by Jordan Stewart Baker, 20 of Ohatchee. Hurst was pronounced dead on the scene an ...

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Ledbetter, Reasonover placed on paid administrative leave

By Megan Miller, Editor TRUSSVILLE -- Fire Chief Russell Ledbetter and Fire Marshal Steve Reasonover have been placed on paid administrative leave pending an investigation of the volunteer fire department after Tuesday's Trussville City Council meeting. [caption id="attachment_34967" align="alignleft" width="300"] Fire Chief Russell Ledbatter (L) and Fire Marshall Steve Reasonover (R) have been placed on pa ...

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Fresh Value Marketplace to come under new ownership

By Megan Miller, Editor TRUSSVILLE – Fresh Value Marketplace will potentially soon be under new ownership. Potential new owner Jerry D’Alessandro attended Tuesday’s Trussville City Council meeting. D’Alessandro’s family has been in the grocery business since 1951, and Trussville is the next retail location they’re looking to acquire. The current owner, Mr. Norman, resides in South Alabama, which according t ...

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