815 Wheeler Ave.

Huntsville, Alabama  35801


Henry Reyes                              Wendell Johnson

    Chief of Police                    Public Affairs Administrator

(256) 427-7001                       (256) 427-7043  

      Special Operations             North Precinct              West Precinct        South Precinct
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Convicted Sex Offender Arrested Living near School


Huntsville, Alabama (August 29, 2007) Forty-seven-year-old Toney Michael Adkins has been arrested and charged with two counts for violating the Community Notification Act. According to Investigator Kathy Pierce, Adkins had registered as a convicted sex offender from Georgia when he first arrived in Huntsville. He was convicted of Sex Abuse 2nd degree. However, he failed to notify authorities when he moved from his Atkins Drive residence in northwest Huntsville, and moved within two-thousand feet of a school on Turf Avenue. He was living near Cavalry Hills Neighborhood Center and the Academy for Academics and Arts. Adkins was booked into the Madison County Metro Jail Tuesday night.