The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

Local News

February 12, 2013

Trial continues for 3rd suspect in Haney robbery

ATHENS — Testimony continues today in Limestone County Circuit Court in the kidnapping, robbery and burglary trial of Damien Mitchell, 21, of Athens.

Among the evidence presented at trial Tuesday were a Spider-Man mask found at the crime scene and a Scooby-Doo mask and pair of U.S. Polo Association tennis shoes — with tread substantially similar to muddy shoe prints left at the scene — that were found inside a Ford Explorer driven by Mitchell.

Text Only
Local News

A recent national telephone survey found 75 percent of respondents believe the sale and use of pot will eventually be legal nationwide. Do you think marijuana should be legal in Alabama?

No, but I don’t think pot smokers should go to jail
Yes, but only for medical use
Yes, but only for personal adult use
     View Results
AP Video
Twitter Updates
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Business Marquee