The Sunrise News Sampler
Tuscaloosa Police and the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Office looked into information received about possible stolen property and recovered over $100,000 worth of stolen property from a location in the 1700 Block of NE Crescent Ridge Rd. Thirty-nine-year-old Brandon Patrick Lightsey was arrested and charged with 4 counts of receiving stolen property 1st degree. The investigation is ongoing and additional charges may be added.
Governor Bentley is traveling across the state in a tour of towns, in which he will highligh what is being done to create jobs in Alabama.
Protests over the Zimmerman acquittal continue across the country, with one even being held in Birmingham yesterday. Officials say only a small number of protesters are committing acts of violence but most are protesting peacefully.
Arthur Erk, a certified public accountant who conducts royalty audits for musicians, told jurors yesterday that Michael Jackson could have earned over $1 billion if he had performed a worldwide concert tour and created a Las Vegas show before his death.