Montgomery police are conducting a homicide investigation after the body of an unidentified female was found behind a fast food restaurant on Atlanta Highway Monday. Lt. Regina Duckett, a police spokeswoman said officers and fire medics responded to the 5300 block of Atlanta Highway around 7:30 a.m. where they discovered an adult female who had sustained fatal injuries. The deceased woman's name was withheld and no arrests were made.
Voters who don't have a valid photo ID to use in Alabama's elections can get one free at county board of registrar's offices. Alabama's chief election official, Secretary of State Jim Bennett, says registrars's offices in every county will be offering the free IDs, starting this week.
Authorities in St. Clair County have identified a man whose body was found in the Coosa River last week. St. Clair County Chief Investigators Joe Sweatt says that investigators used dental records to identify 25-year-old Tywone Caldwell, who jumped from the Stemley Bridge on Jan. 11th. Sweatt says it's unclear if the man died from hitting the water of if he drowned.