ALEA arrests suspect in pedestrian hit-and-run near Rock the South


The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) arrested a man they suspect hit a pedestrian near the “Rock the South” event.

On June 14, 2019, ALEA arrested Kevin Michael Talley, 40, of Cullman for a felony charge of Leaving the Scene of an Accident. He was arrested in connection of a June 1 crash that injured a pedestrian in the area of the “Rock the South” event. 

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After receiving a tip from a private citizen, ALEA troopers obtained a warrant for Talley’s arrest.

The crash occurred June 1 around 12:45 a.m. on Cullman County 469. Evidence gathered at the scene was a match to the 2006 Chevrolet Silverado owned by Talley.

The arrest was made after 5:00 p.m. at the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office after Talley turned himself in. Talley was placed in the Cullman County Jail; no bond has been set.

The investigation is ongoing; updates will be made as they become available.


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