NEWS & EVENTS
September 15, 2018
Chris Connolly, Lauderdale Co DA
Danny Sledge and his son Joey (1999)
State v Nathan Boyd: (murder of Danny Sledge)
On September 6th, the court held a re-sentencing hearing for Nathan Boyd, who was convicted of the...
August 24, 2016
Chris Connolly, Lauderdale Co. DA
Addi Whitaker (photo used with permission)
The manslaughter trial of Robert Chase Capley consumed this week. Capley was charged with manslaughter for recklessly causing the death of...
July 14, 2016
The attached photo depicts investigators working on the case.
On July 12, 2016, we presented evidence to a Lauderdale County Grand Jury regarding the sexual assaults of three women...
May 10, 2016
On Thursday, May 4th, Mark Montgomery entered a guilty plea to capital murder for killing Clo Stoner and JoAnna Strickland Butler in March 2014. He will be sentenced to Life Withou...
August 5, 2015
The last two weeks of July were consumed by a chemical endangerment of an unborn child case involving an inmate at the county jail. It has been a whirlwind of legal activity, which...
May 27, 2015
Investigator Jerry Pearson has Defendant demontrate his strangulation of Lula Addison.
The Death of Lula Addison (State v Eugene Jones):
Chief Assistant DA Will Powell and I spent...
December 8, 2014
Guilty Plea: Life sentences will be imposed on Matthew and Patricia Ayers after their guilty pleas this week.
Link to the story on al.com
Chief Assistant District Attorney Will P...
September 23, 2014
One Place Renovations Begin: On Monday, September 15th, renovations on the One Place of the Shoals Family Justice Center began. This exciting milestone could not have been reached...