Sex trafficker serving life sentence captured after 3 days on the run from Alabama prison

first_imgAlabama Department of Corrections(NEW YORK) — Authorities finally caught up with a convicted sex trafficker who escaped from an Alabama prison this week after he spent over three days on the run.Corey Davis, who was serving a life sentence, was captured at about 3:30 a.m. on Saturday, according to the Alabama Department of Corrections. He was taken into custody in Kentucky by U.S. Marshals. No further information was provided about his recapture.Davis, 30, fled from the St. Clair Correctional Facility in Springville, Alabama, on Wednesday, sparking a statewide search.Officers reported him missing from his cell after a security check around 8 p.m., the department said.Davis was assigned to a work detail inside the prison, and other inmates and staff said they saw him earlier in the day. The department is investigating how he managed to break out.“Agents from the ADOC Investigations and Intelligence Division are at the prison investigating the circumstances that led to the escape,” the department said in a statement. “The details of how Davis escaped are pending.”Davis, sentenced to life in 2017 after he was convicted of human trafficking, is considered dangerous and should not be approached, according to the statement.Officials with the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force are aiding in the search.“The public should not approach Davis but should contact their local law enforcement or the Alabama Department of Corrections at 1-800-831-8825 with information that could lead to his recapture,” the statement said.Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.last_img read more

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Live Ween Stream Emerges For Tonight’s Valentine’s Day Concert

first_img*UPDATE* With further investigation of the YouTube account that posted the link to a supposed live stream for this evening’s Ween show, a consensus has been reached that the stream is fake, not real, not happening. This news is equally upsetting to us as it is to you. We apologize for the false hope.For all those who have been living vicariously through the Periscope of Ween‘s first two nights at 1STBANK Center, fear not of another bad connection (shout-out Monica and Spencer for keeping us entertained!) Without any official announcement, one majestic human being has promised the Internet World something very special for tonight: a live stream, available on both YouTube and YourMediaHQ. Those with shaky arms may now rest.Audio and videos from Friday night’s show can be found here, and Saturday night here. Happy Valentine’s Day, y’all!last_img read more

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Scenes Of Father’s Day Parade At Aspen & Sombrillo

first_imgResidents and caregivers admire this lemon yellow 1931 5-window Ford coupe owned by Doug Pippins as it passes by this afternoon in the parade. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com A 1955 Ford named Blue Angle had the entire family out for a ride this afternoon in the parade. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com This 1932 Mercedes SS replica driven by owner Oscar Duran was a popular entry this afternoon in the parade. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com Super Woman Valynn Purvis and her family swoop in to lead the Father’s Day Parade this afternoon in front of Aspen Ridge Lodge and Sombrillo Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. A group of local car enthusiasts hosted the event to honor fathers at the two facilities. All residents were invited to enjoy the parade as well. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.comcenter_img Drivers with their special vehicles gather this afternoon at East Park to form a line for the parade. Here Tom Holton sits on the running board of his all original 1931 Chrysler Six waiting for the parade to begin. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com A group of bikers from Española Valley rode up to join the parade and honor the father’s this afternoon at Aspen Ridge Lodge and Sombrillo. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.comlast_img read more

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Industry News in Brief

first_imgCorus announced on June 15 that it will invest £20m in its Scunthorpe steelworks in the UK. Addition of a second degassing unit and a third ladle furnace will increase production of rail bloom to 500000 tonnes a year. All bloom for the company’s rail mills at Workington and Hayange will be produced at Scunthorpe from 2006.Bharat Earth Movers of India is to produce stainless steel air-conditioned metro rolling stock under a co-operation agreement with Rotem of South Korea.Fare collection supplier Cubic Transportation Systems has set up a subsidiary company in China to be known as Cubic Transportation Systems (Beijing) Co Ltd.Visual Simulation Technologies Ltd and CCL have formed a strategic alliance called Rail Simulation Solutions to design, supply and manage cab simulators for driver training.India’s Rail Wheel Factory in Bangalore is to increase its production capacity to 115000 wheels and 50000 axles a year.Voronezh Aircraft Co is planning to set up a plant to manufacture aluminium-bodied passenger coaches and freight wagons for Russian Railways.Faiveley reports an operating margin of 9·2% on its rail business in 2003-04 thanks to contracts in Germany and the UK. More than 80% of the company’s €312m turnover is related to the rail business.Orders at MTU Friedrichshafen were up slightly at €1·3bn for the 2003 financial year. The Industrial Vehicles division saw strong growth, with ’on-going high sales’ in the rail sector.Pfleiderer AG has announced pre-tax earnings of €11·3m for 2003. Sales at the Track Systems division rose 20% to €129·7m. More Industry News on pp 431 – 435last_img read more

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