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STAC Investigation

December 15, 2020 Click to view STAC Investigation

Agents with the North Alabama HIDTA Drug Task Force recently conducted an investigation which resulted in a large seizure of illicit narcotics.  Agents were able to recover over 2.7 pounds of cocaine,  283 grams of methamphetamine (ice), over $23,000 in currency, and one handgun.  The estimated street value of the narcotics seized is $150,000.  These dangerous drugs were transported from Texas and meant to be distributed into our community.  Victor [more]

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Murder Suspect – Arrest

December 14, 2020 Click to view Murder Suspect – Arrest

The Huntsville Police Anti – Crime Team along with the U.S. Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force arrested 23yr old D’Marcus Derwell Bibbs for an outstanding murder warrant. The arrest occurred yesterday in the area of 3100 block Greenhill Drive.  When Bibbs was arrested he was also charged with Carrying a Concealed Weapon Without a Permit, two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Marijuana 2nd Degree. HPD Investigators [more]

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Breaking and Entering to Vehicles – Arrest

December 11, 2020 Click to view Breaking and Entering to Vehicles – Arrest

The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested 23 year old Ro’daryus Mitchell and 18 year old Jae’ Vontea on Tuesday, December 8, 2020. Ro’daryus is being charged with 10 counts of Unlawful Breaking and Entering (B&Es) to a vehicle and Jae’ Vontea is being charged with 5 counts of Unlawful B&Es to a vehicle. During the nights of September 27th, 2020 and October 3rd 2020, there were 72 Unlawful Breaking and Entering’s (B&Es) to vehicles at hotels throughout the City of Huntsville. The [more]

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Poplar Ave. Shooting Investigation

November 20, 2020 Click to view Poplar Ave. Shooting Investigation

Huntsville Police responded to a shooting on Poplar Ave. November 19th at approximately 9:15pm. Upon officers arrival a shooting victim was found inside the business at 708 Poplar Ave. The victim was transported to the hospital and later pronounced deceased. The victim has been identified as 18 yr old Deandre Denzel Arrington of Huntsville. Anyone with information about this shooting is encouraged to Huntsville Police at 256-427-7270.

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The Annual Bikes or Bust Event

November 19, 2020 Click to view The Annual Bikes or Bust Event

Huntsville Police will be present at this year’s 18th Annual Bikes or Bust Event with 104.3 WZYP, tomorrow morning, November 20th from 7:30-8:00am. The presentation will be at 3020 Memorial Parkway SW (Ashley Furniture Store parking lot). Chief McMurray will present two checks for $6,295 that was raised by HPD Officers from HPD’s No-Shave November Fundraiser. The checks will be for The Food Bank of North Alabama and “Free 2 Teach” [more]

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Huntsville Police Conduct Incident Review Board

November 19, 2020 Click to view Huntsville Police Conduct Incident Review Board

Huntsville Police conducted an Incident Review Board on Tuesday November 17th  regarding the actions of officers from an October 17th shooting involving 57 yr. old Alberto Rivas.  After a 911 call, officers were dispatched to a residence in the 2100 block of Edinburgh Dr for a possible domestic disturbance. When officers arrived, Rivas was seen with a handgun as he came to the door responding to their knock. Although officers [more]

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Arrest Made in Robbery Investigations

November 19, 2020 Click to view Arrest Made in Robbery Investigations

Huntsville Police arrested 26 yr old Christopher Maxwell Owens for 6 counts of Robbery. The arrest occurred yesterday at a home off of Mastin Lake Rd. HPD began investigating these robberies on November 12th with the first robbery occurring at the Walgreens 3500 Mastin Lake Rd at 8:00pm. During each robbery the suspect brandished a handgun and demanded cash from the register from employees. In at least one incident he threatened [more]

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Overnight Standoff with Gunman

November 17, 2020 Click to view Overnight Standoff with Gunman

Huntsville Police are currently investigating an overnight police shooting involving 41 yr. old Bradley A. Pugh. HEMSI was staged at the Command Post and attempted to render aid to Pugh. He succumbed to his injuries sustained in the incident. Just after 9:30pm on November 16th officers were called regarding a possible gunman on the roof of a business at 212 Andrew Jackson Way. When officers arrived they witnessed a person on [more]

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HPD Special Victim’s Unit Arrest

November 17, 2020 Click to view HPD Special Victim’s Unit Arrest

The Huntsville Police Special Victim’s Investigative Unit arrested 39 yr old Ioan Adrian Cojocaru on Nov 11th for Sexual Abuse 1st Degree. Cojocaru was a licensed massage therapist from Florence, AL that also works in Huntsville. The arrest stems from an October investigation where an adult female alleged he had inappropriate contact with her while receiving a massage. An investigation was done by HPD and the Alabama Board of Massage [more]

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Wilson Dr Shooting Investigation

November 13, 2020 Click to view Wilson Dr Shooting Investigation

Huntsville Police are looking for 22 yr old Patrick Lamont Moore reference a shooting that took place November 4th. He has four warrants to include three felonies; Attempted Murder, Shooting into an Occupied Vehicle and Assault 2nd degree. On November 04, 2020 at approximately 0946 hrs. officers were dispatched to a shooting victim that was located in a vehicle near Pulaski Pike and Fitchard Rd.  Police discovered both the driver and [more]

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