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Tag: DOUBLE MURDER

Michael Alabama News
Attorney for Randolph County teen who killed parents 21 years ago now blames DHR for failing to respond to 'cries for help'

The attorney for a man who killed his parents in Rock Stand over 20 years ago said his client paid the price for a flawed system.

MICHAEL TRAVIS HEAD Alabama News
'I'm not a monster': Alabama man who killed parents talks to 1819 News from behind bars

Michael Travis Head, now 36, was only 16 years old when he shot and killed his father and stepmother in their Rock Stand home in east Alabama in August 2002. It was the most gruesome death scene the sheriff at the time said he ever saw in his 35-year career in law enforcement. However, for Head, he said it was the ending of an even more tragic life he said he had been living for years.

JOSE PASCUAL-REYES Alabama News
Defense for Dadeville double-murder suspect attempt to block DNA sample

Despite previously admitting to killing his girlfriend and her son, lawyers for double-murder and kidnapping suspect Jose Paulino Pascual-Reyes are appealing the state’s request for a compulsory DNA sample. 

JOSE PASCUAL-REYES Alabama News
Pre-trial set for Dadeville double-murder suspect Pascual-Reyes

The pre-trial hearing has been set for the Dadeville man accused of murdering two and kidnapping one.

JOSE PASCUAL-REYES Alabama News
Gruesome details emerge in kidnapping, murder in Tallapoosa County

Horrific details are emerging in the kidnapping turned double murder in Tallapoosa County. After a kidnapping investigation, Federal, state, and local law enforcement uncovered the remains of two bodies in a Dadeville residence.

Gavel. Court. Justice. PHOTO: Harrison Sweazea Alabama News
North Alabama man pleads not guilty to double murder of brother and father

34-year-old Matthew Edward Garren was arrested on April 30, 2022, and later charged with two counts of murder in the death of his brother and father.