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Crime Stoppers August 12: Most Wanted

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From Jefferson County Sheriff Mike Hale:

"I'm Jefferson County Sheriff Mike Hale with this week's Crime Stoppers Most Wanted. 

Tonight's suspect faces serious charges, and we need your help to track them down. If you've seen them, call Crime Stoppers now at 205-254-7777. 

The first suspect is 30-year-old Courtney Dewayne Gardner. He's wanted for Failure to Appears on Trafficking Cocaine and Obstruction of Justice by using a false Identity. His last-known address is on the 500 block of Villa Esta Lane in Forestdale. 

We also need your help to locate 18-year-old Thomas Dale Finley. He's wanted for 2 counts of  VAUSCA – Distribution of a Controlled Substance. His last-known address is on the 1900 block of Strawberry Lane in Hoover.

If you've seen them, call Crime Stoppers now at 205-254-7777. And remember: It could mean a cash reward for you.

With Crime Stoppers, I'm Sheriff Mike Hale."

In addition to telephone tips, encrypted tips can be submitted online by going towww.birminghamcrimestoppers.org and clicking on the "submit an online tip" link.  Also, you can text 7777, along with your tip, to the word CRIMES.

If you provide information to Crime Stoppers, detectives will never ask for your name, and they will never see your phone number.  Instead, you will be assigned a private code number.  If your tip is the first to lead to an arrest, you then use the code number to claim a cash reward.

Crime Stoppers cannot call its tipsters to testify in court.

Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama is a partnership between local law enforcement, the Birmingham Business Alliance and ABC 33/40.  Together, our goal is to make our community a safer place to live and work.