Monthly Archives: January 2013

Priest Indicted in Crystal Meth Case

A federal grand jury indicted five suspects for conspiring to distribute methamphetamine.  The U.S. Attorney’s office reported that one of those indicted was a priest. According to the U.S. Attorney’s office, Monsignor Kevin Wallin was arrested on January 3, and … Continue reading

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Accused Smuggler Pleads Not Guilty

A man who negotiated the sales of arms in October 2010 to undercover Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents in Mobile, was arrested in Houston, Texas, last month, and on Wednesday pleaded not guilty to federal criminal charges. Rafael Enrique … Continue reading

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Driver Charged With Six Counts of DUI Manslaughter

The man who was driving the SUV that plunged into a swollen creek last month in eastern Mississippi, has now been charged with six counts of DUI manslaughter in the tragic  accident. Duane John, 34, was driving a Dodge Durango … Continue reading

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New Year’s DUI Arrests in Mobile down from last year

This New Year’s, Mobile County booking records showed that nine people were arrested on charges of driving under the influence, down from 15 arrests in 2012. Ashley Rains, public information officer for the Mobile Police Department attributed the drop in … Continue reading

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Suspects in Craigslist Robberies Plead Guilty

A woman who masterminded a series of Craigslist robberies in March 2012, was sentenced to twenty years in prison concurrent to a previous conviction of conspiracy to commit robbery in the first degree in another robbery she planned. According to … Continue reading

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