Underage Drinking Compliance Checks/ 25 STORES COMPLIED

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On September 26, 2012 The Youth Investigations Unit worked jointly with the Alabama A.B.C. Agents in an attempt to locate businesses in Mobile County that were selling alcoholic beverages to underage minors.  In the operation a minor, certified through the Alabama Alcohol Beverage Control Board was sent into twenty six stores in an attempt to purchase alcoholic beverages.

 

The following store did not comply with Alabama State Law and sold alcohol to the underage minor:

 

  1. 1.     Myers Country Store, 341 Dead Lake Rd. Creola, Al.

 

The following twenty five stores did comply with Alabama State Law and did not sell alcohol to the minor:

 

  1. 1.     Country Breeze, 10135 Lott. Rd. Wilmer, Al.
  2. 2.     Chevron, 5987 Hwy. 45 Eight Mile, Al.
  3. 3.     Country Corner, 7025 Kali Oka Rd. Saraland, Al.
  4. 4.     Exxon, 1380 Industrial Pkwy. Saraland, Al.
  5. 5.     Shell, 1121 Industrial Pkwy. Saraland, Al.
  6. 6.     Chevron, 9390 Hwy. 43 Creola, Al.
  7. 7.     Mac’s Discount Convenience Store, 9735 Hwy 43 Creola, Al.
  8. 8.     Shell / Stop and Shop, 9386 Hwy. 43 Creola, Al.
  9. 9.     Pilot Truck Stop, 6109 Hwy. 43 Satsuma, Al.
  10. 10.  Chevron, 6105 Hwy. 43 Satsuma, Al.
  11. 11.  Shell, 5505 Hwy. 43 Satsuma, Al.
  12. 12.  Minute Stop, 419 Hwy. 43 Satsuma, Al.
  13. 13.  Karo’s, 215-A Hwy. 43 Saraland, Al.
  14. 14.  Chevron, 101 Hwy. 43 Saraland, Al.
  15. 15.  Brewers Market, 328 Hwy. 43 Saraland, Al.
  16. 16.  BP, 30 Hwy. 43 Saraland, Al.
  17. 17.  Gas-N-Go, 521 Hwy. 43 Saraland, Al.
  18. 18.  Shell, 1100 Hwy. 43 Saraland, Al.
  19. 19.  FastStop, 627 Shelton Beach Rd. Saraland, Al.
  20. 20.  Starvin Marvin’s, 1018 Shelton Beach Rd. Saraland, Al.
  21. 21.  Shell, 100 Telegraph Rd. Chickasaw, Al.
  22. 22.  Chickasaw Food Mart, 157 W. Lee St. Chickasaw, Al.
  23. 23.  Parade Super Express, 257 W. Lee St. Chickasaw, Al.
  24. 24.  Shell, 315 W. Lee St. Chickasaw, Al.
  25. 25.  Kangaroo Express, 314 W. Lee St. Chickasaw, Al.
Lori Myles
Sheriff’s Assistant for Public Affairs
251-574-NEWS (6397)
lmyles@mobileso.com
   

THREE ARRESTED FOR MANUFACTURING METH

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Today, September 24, 2012 Mobile County Sheriff’s Office was called to a residence on Lott Road for suspicious drug activity.  When deputies arrived, the front door was open and a man (VERNON EARL HASTINGS) was asleep on the sofa.  On the coffee table were syringes, spoons and a black bowl with white residue.  MCSO Patrol Deputies called Narcotic deputies to the scene with a search warrant.  Two other people, JESSICA NICOLE CRANE and BRIAN MCCALL SNOW were found in a back bedroom.  During the search the deputies found meth, prescription drugs and drug paraphernalia throughout the residence.  All three, HASTINGS, CRANE and SNOW are currently out on bond for manufacturing meth.  Undercover Narcotic deputies say that they will sign four more warrants on HASTINGS tomorrow for distribution of a controlled substance.   A NO BOND has been requested on all three.  “Once again meth makers are behind bars thanks to our initiative and the help we continue to receive from the community,” says Sheriff Sam Cochran.

The Meth Initiative, designed by the MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE, targets meth users and manufactures through three areas of focus:  Enforcement, Compliance and Education.  To report METH, text the word “METH” to 839863 (“textme”) or call 574-8633.

 

 

Lori Myles
Sheriff’s Assistant for Public Affairs
251-574-NEWS (6397)
lmyles@mobileso.com
   

MCSO is looking for information about a copper theft

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On September 10, 2012, a Manager with American Environmental Company contacted the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office stating their chain link fence had been cut and someone entered their property but nothing had been stolen.   MCSO acquired the security video of the property where it shows a subject walking through the property and into a neighboring business, SC STAGNER CONTRACTING.  MCSO contacted SC STAGNER and found that their fence was also cut and the person(s) forcibly entered trailers and other storage units and removed rolls of copper wire tubing and welding leads.  The copper has a combined value of $4,865.00.

A possible suspect was captured on the Security System at American Environmental Company.  If you or anyone you know has any knowledge about this crime, please contact MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE, 574-8633.

Lori Myles
Sheriff’s Assistant for Public Affairs
251-574-NEWS (6397)
lmyles@mobileso.com
   

Mother and Father arrested for chemical endangerment of their two children

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On September 18, 2012 Mobile County Sheriff’s Office arrested three more people in their fight against meth.  CECILY ANNE COLVIN, CLARENCE RAY LEE, AND MILES COURTNEY ALEXANDER were arrested just down the street from their home, 8400 block of Judge Erwin Road, Grand Bay.  MCSO received a call from DHR while they were visiting the home on a site check.  DHR told deputies  they noticed items throughout the home used to manufacture meth.  MCSO Deputies arrived at the home and found a grandmother, a two year old child as well as supplies used to manufacture meth and precursor chemicals.   COLVIN, LEE and ALEXANDER were returning to the house when they spotted a deputy car in their driveway and tried to turn around on the street.  A nearby MCSO deputy pulled the vehicle over and found prescription pills, methamphetamine, a 9 mm pistol with serial number scratched off and COLVIN’S four year old daughter inside the car.  The children were two and four and were taken by DHR.

The Meth Initiative, designed by the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office, targets meth users and manufactures through three areas of focus:  Enforcement, Compliance and Education.

To Report Meth, text the word “meth” to 839863 (“textme”) or call 574-8633

Lori Myles
Sheriff’s Assistant for Public Affairs
251-574-NEWS (6397)
lmyles@mobileso.com
   

Man enters MCSO to file assault charges and ends up being charged with Sodomy 1st.

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DAVANTE NATHANIEL ROOKS entered the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office on September 9, 2012 to file assault charges on a group of people that he says “beat him up”.   MCSO Detectives began investigating the case and found that DAVANTE NATHANIEL ROOKS had been molesting a 7 year old girl that was known to him and the family found out about it.  Today, September 18, 2012,  DAVANTE came to the MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE for further questioning and admitted to the detectives of the crime.  DAVANTE is charged with Sodomy 1st degree.

Lori Myles
Sheriff’s Assistant for Public Affairs
251-574-NEWS (6397)
lmyles@mobileso.com