Daily Archives: June 14, 2014

Heroin: the highway to hell for two more who overdosed

Police say that a 34-year-old male was discovered deceased, the latest in a string of approximately six such heroin overdose this year. Detectives from both the Criminal Investigations Division and Vice/Narcotics Division responded and assumed the investigation.

Would a KKK-Mama lie to a Federal Grand Jury? Was a flaming cross set to scare blacks made of hickory?

“Ms. Morris lied to the grand jury in an attempt to protect herself and to protect a cross burner,” said U.S. Attorney George L. Beck Jr. for the Middle District of Alabama. “When someone testifies in court they swear to tell the truth. Unfortunately, Ms. Morris lied. For our system of justice to protect the rights of all, those who testify before the grand jury must provide accurate and honest information. If someone fails to tell the truth while under oath, we will prosecute them.”

Fire Marshal shuts the damper on shabby fire extinquishing service company

On June 11, 2014 a fire safety inspector conducting a use and occupancy inspection at JD’s Smokehouse North, formerly Bruce Bitner’s Café & Grill, observed evidence of and confirmed by the owners, that Thomas G. Williams, 61, of Ambleside Drive, Elkton and owner of Total Resource Fire and Safety had performed maintenance on the grill extinguishing system as well as servicing fire extinguishers located throughout the restaurant on June 2, 2014.