Lawrence County Home Invasion Reveals: In a startling revelation, the suspects in the tragic Lawrence County home invasion had personal ties to the victims. Jordan Hernandez and Auburn Moore, now facing charges for murder, kidnapping, and robbery, were acquainted with the Grimes family. The incident, described by Sheriff Max Sanders as a targeted attack, unfolded at the Grimes residence on County Road 245 in Moulton.
The motive behind the heinous crime remains unclear, but investigators disclosed that Moore had previously lived at the Grimes home and was being assisted by the family, providing her with work as a heavy equipment operator. The Grimes family, driven by a desire to help Moore overcome addiction, had extended their support.
The devastating events transpired over the weekend, resulting in the tragic killing of Dustin Grimes. Hernandez and Moore then kidnapped Grimes’ wife, compelling her to withdraw money from an ATM. Sheriff Sanders emphasized that the Grimes’ 15-year-old daughter, who was present during the incident, remained unharmed.
The suspects, apprehended and facing serious charges, include a third person—a woman whose identity is currently withheld. Sheriff Sanders assured the community that the threat has been neutralized, emphasizing that the incident was a specific, targeted attack. As the investigation continues, Sheriff Sanders expressed hope for closure for the Grimes family and reassured the neighborhood’s safety.
The Lawrence County community, shocked by the tragedy, can now find solace in the swift apprehension of the suspects involved in this deeply distressing crime.