Senate majority leader arrested
A state trooper arrested Little, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office. He was in lock-up for about an hour before posting $500 bond, according to the report.
Little, 40, is a lawyer who represents Cullman, Lawrence and Winston counties in the Senate.
He is in his second term as majority leader. By virtue of his position, he is a voting member off all of the standing committees in the Senate except those dealing with local legislation.
He is a member of the Alabama State and Cullman County Bar Associations, and the bar associations of the United States District Court for the Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama, according to his legislative Web site.
-- posted by Sebastian Kitchen