Russell County District Attorney

Vicious Dog Attack Warrants Misdemeanor Charge

A vicious dog attack prompted one local woman to question a new Alabama law created to address such attacks. Sandy Vogts was taking an early morning stroll in her Fort Mitchell neighborhood…

Triggerman Who Executed Seale Couple Revealed During Hearing

The triggerman responsible for the execution of a Seale couple was revealed during a preliminary hearing in Russell County Tuesday morning. Co defendants Joshua Pickard and Daryus Sullivan were escorted inside the courtroom where…

Murder Cases Bogged Down by State Mental Evaluations

The lead Prosecutor in Russell County like others across the state of Alabama is sounding the alarm. Ken Davis tells First News the lack of funding for the court's mental health system is having…