Montgomery, Alabama – MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - National Weather Service meteorologists urge Alabamians to monitor weather conditions today. A large storm system will move across the state in front of an approaching cold front. Meteorologists said the system has the potential to spawn severe thunderstorms, heavy rain and strong gusty winds. Isolated tornadoes are also possible. Numerous flood watches and flood warnings have also been issued for much of the state.
Selma, AL – Selma police are investigating a weekend shooting that left a 16-year old boy dead. Authorities said Rahemeen Garner died Saturday from a gunshot wound to the chest. Police said Garner was shot by another teenager late Friday night. A 17-year old male was arrested and faces a murder charge. Officials declined to identify the suspected gunman because of his age. But Selma Police Chief William T. Riley said its likely the juvenile will be charged as an adult.