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Tuscaloosa Police Seek Person of Interest After Tuesday Homicide
Police said a 60-year-old man was killed in West Tuscaloosa Tuesday afternoon and they are searching for a woman who may be connected to the case.
BREAKING: Body Found in West Tuscaloosa, Police Investigating
Police are investigating after a dead body was found in West Tuscaloosa Tuesday afternoon.
Strip Murder Suspect Said He Thought Victim Was Reaching for Gun
The suspect in a fatal shooting near Tuscaloosa Strip last weekend told several people that he believed his 19-year-old victim was reaching for a gun.
Group Chat App Helps UA Students Notify Police of Burglar
The Tuscaloosa Police Department has arrested a man responsible for multiple burglaries at a student housing complex.
2 Non-Lethal Weekend Shootings Under Investigation by VCU
The Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit is currently investigating two non-lethal shootings that took place over the weekend.
Area Police Train To Better Handle Mental Health Calls
Law enforcement officers from agencies in Tuscaloosa County finished training intended to help them better respond to mental health crises Friday.
Suspect Faces Murder Charges After Sidewalk Shooting on The Strip
One person is dead after a shooting near The Strip in Tuscaloosa early Friday morning, and a 22-year-old is now facing murder charges.
Rams on the Lam Back on Farm After Two-Week Rampage in Tuscaloosa
TPD said officers responded to a call stating that two rams were traveling along Skyland Boulevard "aggressively charging at vehicles in [a] car lot."
Man Identified, Detained After Shooting Leaves 1 Critically Hurt
Lt. Jack Kennedy of the multi-agency Violent Crimes Unit (VCU) has identified the suspect as 22-year-old Zachary Profozich, who is currently detained and will be charged with attempted murder.
Tuscaloosa Man Charged With Attempted Murder in Fayette Shooting
A Tuscaloosa man has been charged with attempted murder after he allegedly shot and seriously injured a man at a party in Fayette County last month.