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# [[March 25]]: Mattie Wesson, 70, was raped and murdered in her home in the [[Holt]] community during a burglary. Eddie Duval Powell was convicted and sentenced to death. He was executed by lethal injection on [[June 16]], [[2011]].
 
# [[March 25]]: Mattie Wesson, 70, was raped and murdered in her home in the [[Holt]] community during a burglary. Eddie Duval Powell was convicted and sentenced to death. He was executed by lethal injection on [[June 16]], [[2011]].
 
# [[December 31]]: Laymon Grant, 57, was found dead in his home at 2805 10th Avenue in [[Tuscaloosa]]. No arrest.
 
# [[December 31]]: Laymon Grant, 57, was found dead in his home at 2805 10th Avenue in [[Tuscaloosa]]. No arrest.
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==References==
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* Reeves, Wendy (January 1, 1996) "[http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=Bz0dAAAAIBAJ&sjid=QKYEAAAAIBAJ&pg=3197%2C10531 First murder of '95 unsolved]" ''Tuscaloosa News''
  
 
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Revision as of 09:18, 23 January 2015

This is a List of homicides in 1995, including any homicides reported in the area during 1995.

Note that a "homicide" refers to the cause of death as determined by a medical examiner, not to the crime of murder as charged by prosecutors and determined by plea or trial.

This list is incomplete and may never satisfy any subjective standard for completeness. You can help Bhamwiki by expanding it.

Jefferson County

Birmingham

  • 133 homicides (list)

Brighton

  • May 21: Irene Carter, 78, was found beaten and stabbed to death in her bed. No arrest. A $5,000 reward is offered for information leading to a conviction. (report)

Tuscaloosa County

  • 15 homicides
  1. January 4: Edwin Lorenzo Green, 29, was shot while walking with his girlfriend from the Community Soup Bowl to his home at 1921 Jemison Avenue. The suspect was driving a red low-rider pickup truck. No arrests.
  2. March 25: Mattie Wesson, 70, was raped and murdered in her home in the Holt community during a burglary. Eddie Duval Powell was convicted and sentenced to death. He was executed by lethal injection on June 16, 2011.
  3. December 31: Laymon Grant, 57, was found dead in his home at 2805 10th Avenue in Tuscaloosa. No arrest.

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