The Anniston Police Department has made an arrest in the January 24, 2015 murder of Ronald Young. Mr. Young was found stabbed to death outside of the 50 Cent Sports Bar in the 3100 block of West 12th Street in the early morning hours on Saturday January 24, 2015.
Anniston Police Investigators presented evidence gathered from interviews and search warrants, as well as physical evidence recovered during a search of the area around the bar to the Calhoun County District Attorney’s Office on January 30, 2015. A warrant for Murder was then issued for 57 year old Anthony Tyrone Jackson of Anniston.
Jackson was already in the Calhoun County Jail on the charge of Hindering Prosecution 1st Degree in connection with the case.
His bond on the Murder charge is set at $300,000.00 with a Preliminary Court date of February 19, 2015 at 1:30PM.
The investigation is still ongoing, but we do not anticipate any further release of information on this case.