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AP Top Alabama Headlines at 6:19 p.m. EDT

Former police evidence custodian indicted for stealing pills
FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) -- A former evidence custodian for the Florence Police Department has been indicted on more than 100 charges linked with stealing narcotics from the evidence vault....

Lawmakers propose rival prison bill
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Two Alabama lawmakers are proposing a rival prison bill as an alternative to the governor's construction plan to relieve overcrowding....

Bones found by loggers belong to human
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -- Human remains have been found in Tuscaloosa County, and authorities say it appears the victim died from foul play....

Woman killed, husband injured in plane crash in Alabama
DADEVILLE, Ala. (AP) -- Authorities say a woman has died and her husband was seriously injured in a plane crash in Alabama....

Alabama giving away 60K 'baby boxes' to new parents
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Alabama announced a program to give away up to 60,000 "baby boxes" that serve as bassinets in an effort to combat sudden infant death syndrome and infant mortality....