Jimmy Lee Dykes

Jimmy Lee Dykes

Officials: Rescued boy is fine, playful

MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama boy held for nearly a week in an underground bunker by a man who killed a bus driver is said to be playing, laughing and eating — and doing the things a normal 5-year-old would.

02/04/2013

Jimmy Lee Dykes

Alabama standoff marks its 6th day, picture of suspect as an isolated man develops

MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (AP) – As the hostage standoff in rural Alabama enters a sixth day, more details are emerging about the suspect at the center of it, with neighbors and officials describing an isolated man with few friends and no close family.

02/03/2013

Jimmy Lee Dykes

Authorities release photo of accused Ala. abductor

MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (AP) — Authorities have released a photo of a man they say killed a school bus driver and abducted a 5-year-old boy before taking refuge in an underground bunker.

02/01/2013