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Birmingham man arrested in shooting death of 53-year-old

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports BIRMINGHAM — The Birmingham Police Department announced the arrest of a man in connection to the Nov. 3 shooting death of a man in the city's south precinct. Brandon Taylor, 27, of Birmingham, is facing charges of murder and discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling. Taylor was booked into the Jefferson County Jail on a $75,000 bond. [caption id="attachment_92 ...

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New Serra Hyundai on Hwy 11, offering quality products and customer service

Sponsored content TRUSSVILLE — There are big changes taking place along Highway 11 and one of those is the new Serra Hyundai dealership. John McDonald, General Manager for the Steve Serra Group, said his team took over operations at Serra Hyundai on Center Point Parkway on Sept. 16. After weeks of putting work into the operations there, the group moved the cars to the Highway 11 location. Although the Highw ...

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The Trussville Tribune acquires The Leeds Tribune, expands coverage to Moody

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports TRUSSVILLE — Over the last 10 years, The Trussville Tribune has expanded coverage to the cities of Clay, Pinson, Argo, Center Point and Springville. As of Nov. 1, the newspaper's coverage will expand to Leeds and Moody. As part of the transition, The Trussville Tribune will acquire The Leeds Tribune and will take over print, social media and digital media for the ne ...

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CRIME STOPPERS: Bessemer man wanted on drug charge

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports JEFFERSON COUNTY — Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama is asking for information locating a man wanted on a drug charge. Lawrence Maze, 72, of Bessemer, is wanted on a felony warrant charging him with drug trafficking. According to Crime Stoppers, he was wanted as of Oct. 23, 2019, by the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office. His last known address was in the 400 block of ...

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Drugs and guns seized from east Jefferson County home

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports JEFFERSON COUNTY — The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office announced the arrest of a man after a drug raid near Pinson. Edward Glenn, 40, was charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance, according to a press release. Deputies raided a home and said they seized 4.5 ounces of methamphetamine, a trash can of assorted pills, four handguns and a rifle. [capt ...

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Trussville Police recover stolen vehicle using Flock hotlist

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports TRUSSVILLE — The Trussville Police Department recovered a vehicle stolen out of Birmingham and made an arrest in the case. A Flock hotlist alert was sent to police after a car reported stolen was spotted in the Walmart parking lot on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019. Officers responded and stopped the driver as she was attempting to leave the parking lot. Keirra Washington, ...

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Jefferson County woman wanted on domestic violence charge

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports PINSON — A woman who lives near Pinson is wanted by the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, according to Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama. Crime Stoppers reports Phyllis Andrea Swanson, 42, is wanted on a felony warrant charging her with domestic violence second degree. She was listed as wanted as of Oct. 18, 2019. [caption id="attachment_91089" align="alignleft" widt ...

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CRIME STOPPERS: 20-year-old Bessemer man wanted on murder charge

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports BESSEMER — The Bessemer Police Department is looking for a man wanted on a felony warrant charging him with murder, according to Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama. Kalan Jamal Phillips, 20, was wanted as of Oct. 14, 2019. He is 5-feet tall and weighs around 160 pounds. Phillips' last known address is in the 3000 block of 11th Avenue North, in Bessemer. [caption id="at ...

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Trussville officer arrests Center Point man after smelling marijuana on N. Chalkville Road

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports TRUSSVILLE — A Center Point man is facing drug charges after Trussville Police arrested him on Main Street in Trussville. Paxton L. Andrews, 21, is facing second-degree possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia charges. Andrews was arrested on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, after an officer said he smelled marijuana while patrolling on North Chalkville ...

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Man on probation for 2015 Center Point shooting, wanted by Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports BIRMINGHAM — Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama has issued a wanted poster for a Center Point man who is known to authorities as a "habitual offender." David Deandre Chambers, 25, was wanted as of Oct. 10, 2019, on a felony warrant charging him with attempted murder. According to Crime Stoppers, the Birmingham Police Department secured the warrant. Chambers pleaded gui ...

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