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Mobile Police Track Down and Arrest Sexual Assault Suspect

Todd Overstreet
Todd Overstreet

The Mobile Police Department has tracked down and arrested its most wanted fugitive connected to a sexual assault and burglary that happened on Christmas Day. For two weeks, 50-year-old Todd Overstreet has been on the run.  

Today, January 12, 2021, Overstreet was spotted by a police officer and captured while he was walking in the area of Cody Road North near 5th Street. 

The incident that occurred on Christmas Day took place in the Country Club Village area of Mobile at approximately 7:30 that night. Overstreet broke into the victim’s home while she was away and upon her return, he approached her armed with a gun and sexually assaulted her. Through items recovered at the scene, Overstreet was positively identified as the suspect.    

Investigators connected Overstreet to several burglaries, and he will face a string of charges. Here are the locations, the date when the crime happened and the charges.  

2300 block of Huffman Drive East       


1. Burglary 2nd Degree 

4600 block of Rosewood Drive 


2.       Burglary 3rd Degree 

3.       Theft of Property 1st Degree 

4.       Unlawful Breaking and Entering of a Vehicle 

5.       Certain Persons Forbidden to Possess a Firearm 

5200 block of Border Drive  


6.       Burglary 1st. Degree 

7.       Sodomy 1st Degree 

8.       Sodomy 1st Degree 

9.       Sexual Abuse 1st Degree 

10.   Assault 2nd Degree 

11.   Certain Persons Forbidden to Possess a Firearm 

5400 block of Norden Drive South


12.   Receiving Stolen Property 2nd Degree 

2300 block of Huffman Drive West


13.  Burglary 2nd Degree  

Overstreet also has an active domestic violence third degree warrant. He has additional charges pending in Mississippi. 

For inquiries contact MPD Public Affairs Office

Contact Phone #: 251-208-1918 Contact Email:

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