Crime Stoppers August 18: Most Wanted

William Louis McDanal

From Jefferson County Sheriff Mike Hale:

"I'm Jefferson County Sheriff Mike Hale.

If you can point us in the right direction on any of these suspects, Crime Stoppers needs your call.

The first suspect is 27-year-old William Louis McDanal. He's wanted for Domestic Violence by Strangulation. His last-known address is on the 5600 block of Crestwood Blvd. in Birmingham.

The second suspect is 32-year-old Mario Covington. He's wanted for Attempted Murder and Robbery 1st Degree. His last-known address is on the 2700 block of 12th Ave. N in Birmingham.{}{}

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

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

You can reach Crime Stoppers anytime at (205) 254-7777.

Also, you can text 7777, along with your tip, to the word "CRIMES." Or if you prefer to send an encrypted tip online, go to click on the "submit an online tip" link.

No matter which method you choose, you will remain anonymous. Each tipster receives a private code number. If an arrest is made based on an individual's tip, the tipster can use the code number to claim a cash reward.

Crime Stoppers cannot call 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.