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Crime Stoppers January 27: Most Wanted

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Francine McKinstry Francine McKinstry
Katherine Ferlisi Katherine Ferlisi
Christian Luna Christian Luna

From Jefferson County Sheriff Mike Hale:

"I'm Jefferson County Sheriff Mike Hale with this week's Crime Stoppers Most Wanted. Rest assured, if you call Crime Stoppers, you remain anonymous.

We don't use caller ID, and we'll never trace the call. So if you know where we can find this week's suspects, crime-stoppers needs to hear from you.

The first suspect is 39-year-old Francine McKinstry. She's wanted for Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd Degree. Her last-known address is on the 6300 block of Crest Green Road in Birmingham.

The second suspect is 53-year-old Katherine Ferlisi. She's wanted for Two Counts of Distribution of a Controlled Substance. Her last-known address is on the 6700 block of Hickory Trail in Pinson.

We also need your help to find 19-year-old Christian Luna. He's wanted for Failure to Appear on Assault 2nd, Attempted Murder and Discharging a firearm into an occupied building. His last-known address is Lot 10 Holiday Park in Bessemer.

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 to www.crimestoppersmetroal.com 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.

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