Crime

Narcotics & Interdiction Team very busy over the last two weeks

By Southern Torch Staff FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: Over the last

Jury Convicts FP Man of Assaulting an Officer

By Southern Torch Staff DeKALB COUNTY, Ala. — District Attorney Mike O’Dell announced the conviction of 26 year-old James Michael

Man in Custody after 2-year-old found in roadway

FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: A Collinsville man is in the DeKalb

Rainsville PD Apprehends Burglars

By Southern Torch Staff RAINSVILLE, Ala. — On September 29, the Rainsville Police Department received a call of a burglar

Man arrested after attack on Elderly Woman

By Southern Torch Staff  FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: On Tuesday night

FP Man Sentenced for Robbery & Sexual Assault

By Southern Torch Staff FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Shane Lee Henegar, 47, of Fort Payne was sentenced to serve 20

DCSO apprehends wanted fugitive

By Southern Torch Staff FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: On September 20,

24 Pounds of Meth Seized in Fort Payne

By Southern Torch Staff FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: Last Thursday, the

16 year old Arrested for Meth Trafficking

FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: Wednesday, agents with the DeKalb Co. Narcotics

Man in Custody for Air Conditioning Thefts

FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: A man is in custody for allegedly