MCSO Find Meth Lab in Wilmer along with stolen vehicle

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On 09/18/2013 Mobile County Sheriff’s Office responded to 4611 Seabrook Road Unit B Wilmer, AL in reference to a stolen vehicle that was spotted in the yard. MCSO conducted a knock and talk in an attempt to locate Kenneth James Colburn who was suspected of stealing the vehicle. When Deputies opened the door of the residence, a strong chemical odor was immediately detected.  Inside the home was a sixteen year old male along with three adult males, Kenneth James Colburn, Jeremy David Love, and Joshua Blake Foran.

 
A working “One Shot” meth lab was located on a shelf in the bathroom closet. There was finished product (meth) located in the bedroom where Colburn was located and Love was  attempting to walk out of the apartment when Deputies arrived.  Multiple syringes, glass pipes, digital scales, salt, propane, empty pseudoephedrine blister packs and other drug paraphernalia were found throughout the apartment.  Outside the apartment, MCSO Deputies found two additional “One Shot”  meth labs inside a garbage can along with an unused salt generator.

Kenneth James Coburn, Jeremy David Love and Joshua Blake Foran were arrested on the charges of Trafficking
Drugs, Unlawful Manufacture of a Controlled Substance 1st,  and felony Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. The homeowner, Joshua Blake Foran, step-father to the sixteen year old, was also charged with Chemical Endangerment to a Child.

 

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

Do you know this person?

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Do you know this person in the photo’s below?   He is a suspect in a case involving a stolen vehicle that occurred on September 3.  This person was seen in the stolen vehicle and also used a stolen credit card at Shell Test on Theodore Dawes Road.  The stolen vehicle is a 2006 white Honda Accord with a sunroof and a tag number 2B41Z36.  The card was used at several gas stations in Prichard on the same day and the stolen vehicle was also seen at the different gas stations.  MCSO Detectives say that a red or dark colored truck was reported as being seen with the stolen vehicle.  If anyone can identify this man, or has any additional information about this crime, please contact the MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE 574-8633.  You may also give anonymous information on our website http://www.mobileso.com/report-a-crime/.

 

 

 

 

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

MCSO needs your help in identifying these people

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Mobile County Sheriff’s Office needs your help in identifying these two suspects who were involved in a vehicle burglary at 15778 Dauphin Island Parkway on September 10.  The suspects were occupying a black over silver compact vehicle shown in the photo.  If you can identify these two people , please contact The Mobile County Sheriff’s Office 574-8633.

 

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

Found Horse on Old Pascagoula Road

MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE HAS A HORSE THAT WAS FOUND ON OLD PASCAGOULA ROAD TODAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2013. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT MCSO 574-8633.

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

MCSO solve Citronelle Murder arrest two people

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On August 9, 2013, the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office was requested to assist the Citronelle Police Department with a suspicious death investigation. In the early morning of August 9, the body of Alton Starnes was found near 19145 Prine Road in Citronelle.  An autopsy has been conducted on Starnes which confirmed signs of strangulation.  The only property located at the scene was Starnes’ cell phone.

 

On August 10, 2013 MCSO arrested “Lenny” Arthur Leonard Gibbs III: DOB-10/6/1977 and “Meat” Demetrius Ringold: DOB- 7/3/1978 for the murder of Alton Starnes.  Ringold told Detectives that he, Gibbs and Starnes had met late in the evening of August 8.  The three men got into an altercation, Ringold and Gibbs strangled Starnes and threw his body on the side of Prine Road.  Prior to being thrown out, Starnes’ money ($200-$250), shoes, and ID were taken from him.  Ringold confessed to MCSO detectives and took them to the location where some of the victim’s personal belongings had been discarded.
“Lenny” Arthur Leonard Gibbs III: DOB-   10/6/1977 (ARRESTED-MURDER)
“Meat” Demetrius Ringold: DOB-   7/3/1978 (ARRESTED- MURDER)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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