MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Mobile Police said Saturday night the father of missing teen Brittany Robinson was arrested by US Marshalls in Arkansas.
Demetric Hooper was reported picked up by the Marshall's service. Robinson, 14, was last seen with her father on June 14.
Her mother said she was supposed to spend a weekend with her father, with whom the teenager sought to reconnect.
After she disappeared, a felony warrant was issued for Hooper.
FOX10 will have more on Hooper's arrest as it becomes available.
The trial for Giuseppe Pino LoPorto continues today in Baldwin County. LoPorto, now 80-years-old, faces several sex abuse charges against a child dating back to the early 90s.
FOX10 News has learned William "Eddie" Patrick, captain of Mobile's First police precinct, has been demoted following an internal investigation.
A man who bought a bicycle three weeks ago finds out it was originally stolen, according to the original owner who reported it missing in October.
If you were in the Foley area Thursday, you may have seen a helicopter, police and K-9 units. That’s because a store in Foley was robbed this morning at gunpoint. Eventually, the search was called off. The suspect is still on the loose.
Pastor of Lifeway Community Church Mike McPherson says thieves stole presents that would have been given to needy children.
Skies are mostly clear and the breezy north wind is very noticeable this evening. Daytime highs were only in the mid 50’s today. We are expecting a light freeze tonight along and north of I-10. Lows will be near 32 degrees in Mobile. Upper 20’s are possible well inland.