Crime Stoppers June 26: Man wanted for threatening to kill ex-girlfriend; Irondale car break-in

Suspect in Irondale car break-in


Birmingham police need to know where 33-year-old Arrid Lamar Carter is.{}His picture is posted to the right of this story.

Carter is wanted on felony and misdemeanor domestic violence charges for beating and threatening to kill his ex-girlfriend.

Detective Pat Green said: "He called her so many times at one point, the detective wanted to talk to him. He spoke to him on the phone, and Mr. Carter told him: 'I don't care what the police say, I'm going to do what I want to do.'"

Police said Carter could either be in the Fountain Heights or Wylam area.{}

"People have to sit back and think that the victim could be my daughter, my sister, or me," Detective Green added. "You have to do something, because he's not going to stop."


Police need your help identifying a suspect responsible for an Irondale car break-in May 20th. It happened around 8:15 pm outside the Dollar General on Crestwood Boulevard. A picture of the suspect is posted to the right of this story.

Police said the suspect broke into a Jeep Cherokee and stole several items.{}

If you have heard or seen anything that could help in either case, call Crime Stoppers at the contact information listed below.{} Remember, all calls are anonymous.{} And if your tip leads to an arrest, detectives will give you a cash reward.

In addition to the Crime Stoppers reward, Wells Fargo is offering a $5,000 reward.{}

TO PROVIDE A TIP ON THE CASES:{} 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{}{}and 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.