Crime Stoppers January 26: Most Wanted

Benjamin Russell Whitney

"I'm Jefferson County Sheriff Mike Hale.

Our office is committed to making sure people answer the charges they face. These suspects all have outstanding warrants. We ask you to call Crime Stoppers if you know where they are.

The first suspect is 27-year-old Benjamin Russell Whitney. He's wanted for Probation Violation on Receiving Stolen Property 2nd, Burglary 2nd, Unlawful Breaking and Entering a Vehicle and Receiving Stolen Property 1st. His last-known address is on the 3300 block of Hogan Street in Fultondale.

The second suspect is 30-year-old Ortiz Dorsey. He's wanted for Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd, Reckless Endangerment, and Attempting to Elude. His last-known address is on the 4300 block of Jackson Street in Tarrant.

The third suspect is 34-year-old Thomas Atchley. He's wanted for Theft 1st Degree. His last-known address is on the 100 block of Shine Drive in Pelham.

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.