Crime

Moonshine operation busted in Sylvania

Featured image: Sylvania Police Chief Ross Greenwood shows off the 25 gallons of mash that were seized. By Marla Jones marla@southerntorch.com

Man arrested in Sylvania for drug trafficking and possession

By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com SYLVANIA, Ala. — Sylvania Police Chief Ross Greenwood confirmed in a statement released today

Fort Payne man arrested for leaving children in hot car

By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — On Tuesday, July 12, the DeKalb County Sheriff’s office received

Fort Payne Police Report, July 8 – 10

By Staff Reports Friday July 8th Reported Crimes (7/8) Theft of Property, Occurred at Wal-Mart. Wire clippers, suspenders, and a watch

Fort Payne Police Report, July 4 – 7

Monday July 4th Reported Crimes (7/4): None Reported 
Arrests Reported (7/4): 
Ryan Neal Honea, age 23 of Rainsville 
Arrested for public

Fort Payne Police Report, July 1 – 3

Friday July 1st Reported Crimes (7/1) Theft of Property: Occurred at 200 Gault Ave S, an Alabama tag was taken, valued

Fort Payne resident killed in July 4 crash

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to a statement released by the Fort Payne Police Department, on July

Fort Payne Police Report, June 27 – 30

Monday, June 27 Reported Incidents (6/27) Unlawful Breaking and Entering a Vehicle Occurred at 2715 Gault Ave N. Windows on

Fort Payne Police Report, Monday June 17 – Sunday June 19

Monday June 20th Incidents Theft of Property – Occurred at Wal-Mart, miscellaneous item were taken, valued at $29.09 Theft of

Fort Payne Police Report, Friday June 17-Sunday June 19

Friday June 17th No reported crimes     Arrests   Stanley Scott Fowler, age 45 of Albertville, was arrested for