Crime

Two Arrested for Meth in Fort Payne

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to Fort Payne Police Chief Randy Bynum: At 12:50am on March 28,

FPPD Recovers Stolen Handgun

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to Fort Payne Police Chief Randy Bynum: On March 26 at approximately

Juvenile Taken Into Custody for Joy Riding

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to Fort Payne Police Chief Randy Bynum: On March 26 at approximately

Ider Police Officer arrested for DUI

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: Early this morning (March

FP Police Identifies Body Found in Creek

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to Fort Payne Police Chief Randy Bynum: On March 21, a body

FPPD Finds Body in Wills Creek

FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to Fort Payne Police Chief Randy Bynum: A body was found on today in Wills

Justice for Amberly

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com DeKALB COUNTY, Ala. — On Monday, Christopher Madison, 33, appeared in DeKalb County

Sheriff’s Office busy behind the scenes

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: While several major incidents

Crossville Man Charged with Murder

From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Early Saturday morning, the DeKalb Ambulance Service

Arrest Made After Home Burglary

By Staff Reports On Saturday March 9th at 11:30 pm at 105 13th Street NW Apartment # 45 a home