MCSO: Press Release

Mother of Brittney Woods arrested on Sodomy and Sex abuse

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE THE MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE arrested  CHESSIE LYNNE WOOD Yesterday, June 27, 2013, and charged her with Two Counts of Sodomy and Sex Abuse of child under 12.  This has been an ongoing investigation with BALDWIN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE.  The Victim, who is known to CHESSIE LYNNE WOOD, revealed the abuse and […]

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MCSO Looking for person responsible for grave

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE received information today, JUNE 26, 2013, on a possible unidentified grave located at Miller Cemetery (5413 Lott Road Eight Mile, Alabama). This grave appears to be several weeks old and does not show signs of foul play being involved. At this point we are attempting to locate […]

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BEWARE OF CALLERS WHO ASK FOR MONEY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On June 25, 2013, MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE received a call from a concerned citizen who said someone called her home and there was a warrant out for her arrest.  The caller identified himself to be from MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE  and even had the caller id number as 574-2423.  The citizen […]

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MCSO WORK AROUND THE CLOCK TO ARREST MURDER SUSPECT

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On June 21, 2013, MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE responded to 6797 Kings Branch Drive South Mobile in reference to a house fire where both home owners were found deceased inside. The victims have been identified as STEPHEN D. LANKFORD (DOB: 09-14-1955) and ERICA D. LANKFORD (DOB: 05-21-1970). Both subjects suffered multiple injuries resulting […]

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DHR Employee arrested for Elderly Abuse and Neglect

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On Thursday, May 16, 2013 MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE was called to a home where an elderly man, BYRD BUNKLEY, JR., was being cared for by his sister YOLANDA THURMAN.   A family member of BYRD BUNKLEY went by to check on him and discovered his living conditions and contacted the County EMS.  […]

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