It's been five days since a shooting at the Cobb Hollywood 16 Theatre in Tuscaloosa, which landed one teen in jail and another in the hospital. Since the shooting, police are saying the incident was likely gang-related. WVUA reporter Bradley Whittington talks to local investigators about gang activity.
Bradley Whittington, WVUA News
Air Date: Thursday, August 18, 2011; WVUA News at 6
Department of Mental Health officials say they started a criminal investigation last month at the W.D. Partlow Developmental Center in Tuscaloosa after a known pedophile said he had sex with a boy at their Partlow home. Partlow employees interviewed for a facility recertification say the adult male should not have been living in the same building with the boy. ...Read more
More than 20 religious leaders and officials with church-operated charities say in affidavits filed in federal court in Birmingham that a new state immigration law would block them from providing food, shelter and transportation to the poor. The Episcopal Bishop of Alabama, Henry Parsley, said in an affidavit the law would force church members to break the law when they follow the Biblical mandate to "share God's love with others" regardless of immigration status. The affidavits were filed in support of a lawsuit filed by Parsley and two other church leaders seeking to block the ...Read more