Emanuel McAlpine Pleads Guilty to Attempted Murder X 3

Today, Emanuel McAlpine pled guilty to three counts of Attempted Murder. On 7/31/18 the defendant entered the Chevron gas station on Sage Avenue armed with a gun intending to rob the employees and shot three victims. The incident was recorded on the business’s surveillance system. McAlpine was sentenced to 3 concurrent life sentences. The conclusion…

Laderrick Hopson GUILTY of Murder

Today, Laderrick Hopson was found guilty by a jury of his peers of the crime of Murder. In February of 2018, Hopson senselessly shot Rodney Martin six times at a gas station in Prichard, AL. The State was represented by Assistant District Attorney Coy Morgan who stated, “The guilty verdict returned today is about justice…

Antonio Lang Pleads Guilty to Murder

Today, Defendant Antonio Lang pled Guilty to MURDER and was sentenced to LIFE for the death of DeLauna Anderson in 2016. In the early morning hours of October 18th, 2016, DeLauna Anderson was senselessly shot and killed on the way to work. After an extensive investigation by the Mobile Police Department, Israel Hall and Antonio…

Cory Miller Enters Blind Plea for Murder

  Today, defendant Cory Miller entered a blind plea for the murder of Travis Puckett in 2016. Travis Puckett went missing around September 2, 2016, and his remains were found weeks later in a trash can on Cemetery Road in Wilmer. Through the investigation, Cory Miller was determined to be responsible for the death of…

PROBATION FULLY REVOKED FOR DEFENDANT LANCE LUCAS

A probation revocation hearing was held on Thursday, April 1st, 2021, for defendant Lance Lucas who was found to be in violation of the terms and conditions of his probation by having an arrest for another horrific Domestic Violence Strangulation. In 2019, the defendant entered a blind plea to Domestic Violence Strangulation for an incident…

Hero of the Month: Crystal Yarbrough

  Congratulations to Crystal Yarbrough for being named MCDA’s March 2021 Hero of the Month! Crystal’s passion for helping victims of human trafficking is evident in everything she does. She is currently the Alabama director for Eye Heart World and the director for the Rose Center located right here in Mobile, AL. The Rose Center…