Crime

DeKalb County Inmates and Jail Workers busted promoting prison contraband

PHOTO: A former contract employee at the DeKalb County Detention Center, two inmates, and the Jail nurse have been booked

Several arrested on outstanding warrants

PHOTO: John Christopher Hunter, 34 of Valley Head (bottom left) was arrested on several outstanding warrants, Eric Shane Freeman, 48

CHASE UPDATE: Ider man arrested after highspeed chase

PHOTO: 27 year old Gary Anthony Plemmons, of Ider was arrested after a pursuit started on Gault Avenue in Fort

Fort Payne burglary suspect arrested in Etowah County

PHOTO: The Etowah County Sheriff’s Office apprehended Joseph Wayne Willis of Fort Payne, who was wanted for a burglary in DeKalb

Fort Payne Police Report for Monday, July 10 – Thursday, July 13

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The following are reported incidents, arrests, and accidents from the Fort Payne Police Department for Monday, July

Rainsville Police Department prevents potential violent crime

PHOTO: The Rainsville Police Department found a loaded Taurus Millennium 9mm handgun, along with marijuana after a traffic stop. (Rainsville Police

Rainsville RiteAid burglarized on Monday night

PHOTO: The Rainsville RiteAid, at the intersection Highways 35 and 75, was burglarized on Monday night. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch)

Fort Payne Police report for Friday, July 7 – Sunday, July 9.

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The following are reported incidents, arrests, and accidents from the Fort Payne Police Department for Friday, July

DeKalb County Deputies arrest fugitive in Fort Payne

PHOTO: Craig Avery Carrell (Left) was arrested yesterday after the United States Marshals Service contacted the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office for

Several arrested for drug possession in traffic stops on Sand Mountain

PHOTO: Christi Ruth Allison (Flat Rock) and Charles Wooten (Trenton) were arrested on Sunday at a Driver’s License checkpoint, while