July 8, 2011
SCOTTSBORO, Alabama — A former Section police officer faces various sex abuse charges after being arrested in south Alabama.
Officials say Ryan Keith Evans was brought back to Jackson County from Houston County on Thursday. He was arrested on an outstanding warrant from Jackson County on charges following charges of sodomy, enticing a child and possession of pornographic material.
Evans’ bond was set at $130,000. Jail officials say he has posted the bond and has been released.
Evans was employed as a Section police officer prior to 2009.
March 25, 2011
RUSSELLVILLE, ALABAMA - The Alabama Bureau of Investigation arrested a Russellville police sergeant today on three counts of custodial sexual abuse.
Jeremy Shane Hall, 33, was taken into custody at about 2:30 p.m. at the ABI’s offices in the Quad Cities, said Trooper Curtis Sommerville, spokesman for the Alabama Department of Public Safety.
Sommerville said Russellville Police Chief Chris Hargett requested the investigation, which was based on allegations and information received by the police chief’s office. Hall was placed in the Franklin County Jail.
The case is still being investigated by the ABI, and no additional information about the accusations is available for release at this time, Sommerville said.