Tuesday, 11 February 2014 13:38

Shahan murder case headed to grand jury

An Alabama Baptist minister charged with killing his wife waived a preliminary hearing Feb. 5.

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Tuesday, 21 January 2014 20:45

Richard Shahan released on bond

A former children’s pastor at First Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., charged with murdering his wife in July won release from jail late Friday after posting $100,000 bond.

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Prosecutors claimed in court Thursday that Alabama Baptist minister Richard Shahan was on his way to Europe to marry his boyfriend when police arrested him in Nashville, Tenn.

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Tuesday, 14 January 2014 15:15

Richard Shahan seeks $30,000 bond

A veteran Southern Baptist children’s minister and facilities director accused of murdering his wife is asking a judge to allow him to post bail.

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“Our hearts are broken,” the interim pastor of First Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., said in a sermon the Sunday after a former minister on staff returned to Alabama to face charges of murdering his wife.

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Attorneys for Richard Shahan hope to arrange a hearing to seek his release on bond next week.

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Wednesday, 08 January 2014 18:57

Pastor charged with murder is on way to Alabama

Authorities in Tennessee have released accused minister Richard Shahan to authorities in Alabama, where he is being transported to face charges of murder in the July death of his wife, Karen Shahan.

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Tuesday, 07 January 2014 18:02

Pastor murder suspect waives extradition

Police in Jefferson County, Ala., have 10 days to come to Nashville, Tenn., to pick up Richard Shahan, a former children’s pastor charged with his wife’s murder.

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Monday, 06 January 2014 16:50

Interim pastor supports arrested minister

“I tend to believe that he’s innocent,” the interim pastor of First Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., said of Richard Shahan, a former associate pastor charged with killing his wife.

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Friday, 03 January 2014 16:16

Attorney: Minister wasn’t trying to flee

An Alabama Baptist minister didn’t know he was charged with murdering his wife before Homeland Security nabbed him trying to leave the United States, his attorney says.

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