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The following people were booked at the city jail on various charges. Please remember that a person is presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law:

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The Guntersville Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire at 1308 Starnes Street Tuesday afternoon.  Engine 1 and 2 along with Rescue 4 responded to the emergency call, along with staff personnel Chief Brian Waldrop, Deputy Chief Brian Walls, and Fire Marshal Buddy Pettry. 

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The following people were booked at the county jail on various charges. Please remember that a person is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law:

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Three felons with Marshall County convictions are among 93 parole hearings scheduled before the Alabama Department of Pardons & Paroles Board this week.

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A bizarre police standoff involving sheriff's deputies and nearly every law enforcement agency in the county ended with the man who was wanted allegedly shooting himself in the abdomen Tuesday. 

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A felony assault charge against Andrew William Norwood, 26, of Guntersville, has been upgraded to murder and his bond has been increased from $25,000 to $100,000.

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The following people were charged with driving under the influence:

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The following people were booked on charges at the Marshall County Jail. Please remember that a charge is a mere accusation of a crime. A person is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. 

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The following people were booked on charges at the Marshall County Jail. Please remember that a charge is a mere accusation of a crime. A person is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. 

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Haley Fowler, 28, of Guntersville and Kevin Hunter, 32, of Guntersville, were charged with robbery and attempting to elude police.

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On Friday, June 26,  a homeowner on Old Oneonta Road was notified by her security cameras that a subject was trying to break into her home, assistant chief deputy Steve Guthrie said.

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The following people were booked at the Marshall County Jail on various charges. 

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The following people were charged with driving under the influence or public intoxication:

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The following people were arrested on charges of driving under the influence:

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A corrections officer with the Marshall County Sheriff's Office has been charged with promoting prison contraband, a misdemeanor. The charges were placed Friday, assistant chief deputy Steve Guthrie said. 

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The sheriff in neighboring Blount County, as well as the sheriff in Baldwin County, announced this week that they had no plans to enforce Gov. Kay Ivey’s order for small businesses and churches to not re-open before May 15.

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An Albertville man has had multiple criminal charges placed against him after he allegedly led sheriff's deputies on a high speed chase while riding a motorcycle.

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A Pea Ridge man is dead and 3 of his acquaintances have been charged with murder in his death after sheriff’s deputies acting on a tip recovered the man’s body from a shallow grave at Asbury.

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Policing during a pandemic is “uncharted territory” for the Guntersville Police, police chief Jim Peterson said. And just like the COVID threat is doing to everyone else, it has changed the way police officers do business.

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An inmate who’d walked off from Marshall County work release a few days before was returned to custody Wednesday following a large-scale manhunt by the sheriff’s office just outside the city of Boaz.

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On March 24, sheriff's deputies responded to 450 Asbury Church Road regarding a subject which had been shot in the face, Assistant Chief Deputy Steve Guthrie said.

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State prisoners who thought they might have a shot at getting out with upcoming parole hearings have suddenly found themselves in limbo.

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Jana Kuner, who grew up in Guntersville, is being credited as a hero for her role in stopping a human trafficking case involving a young woman in Huntsville.

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A motorcycle rider fleeing from law enforcement just may have set a record for the fastest time from one end of the county to the other.

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A sex offender with ties to both Marshall and Etowah Counties will be coming up for parole on April 2 for violating the sex offender registration law, Parole Board spokesman Terry Abbott said.  

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The Alabama Bureau of Pardons and Paroles announced this week that it has opened a new Day Reporting Center Lite in Guntersville to help local former inmates transition back into the community.

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The Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles last week denied early release from prison for a Brindlee Mountain man convicted of trying to kill an Arab police officer in 2003.

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Lieutenant Governor Will Ainsworth was joined by Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Cam Ward (R-Alabaster) and Rep. Connie Rowe (R- Jasper) last week as he proposed legislation that would shorten the appeals process and expedite the death penalty for those convicted of capital murder crimes…