Dekalb County Newswire

Dekalb County Newswire

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  1. Yard Sales and UFOs - Only in Northeastern Alabama in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PR Log

    FORT PAYNE, Ala. - July 27, 2016 - PRLog -- With summer winding down, there is still time to plan a quick getaway to scenic DeKalb County, Ala.

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  2. Man aims at guy who propositioned 15-year-old girl, shoots pastor insteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Washington Post

    ... hours of Thursday morning and arrested without incident by officers from the Albertville Police Department, DeKalb County Sheriff's Office and Boaz Police Department. Although Ginn was charged with public intoxication, he was not charged in the ...

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  3. Suspect who shot pastor by mistake at Albertville church arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... ioning an underage child. Campos was arrested Wednesday night shortly after midnight in the Kilpatrick area of Dekalb County by officers from Albertville Police Department, DeKalb County Sheriff's Office and Boaz Police Department without incident.

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  4. Police: Two men arrested in incident where Albertville pastor was shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... at Gin and accidentally struck the pastor in the shoulder. Around midnight Thursday, Albertville Police, the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office and Boaz Police found Campos and arrested him without incident. He is being held in the Albertville City Jail ...

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  5. Dekalb County woman accused of forging family member's checksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Haley McCue of Collinsville has been arrested by the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office on nine counts of forgery and several counts of negotiating a worthless negotiable instrument.

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  6. Alabama animal shelter giving dogs another chance at lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Alabama Live

    We might be homeless, living in a box... She looked at me and said, 'We'll just make sure it's a big box.' Second Chance is located in the city of Boaz, just over the DeKalb County line.

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  7. Fort Payne man charged for leaving children alone in broken down carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Alabama Live

    A Fort Payne man was arrested Tuesday after leaving his young children in his car to seek help after the vehicle broke down. Justin Tyrone Pinkney, 24, is charged with endangering the welfare of a child, according to the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office.

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  8. Fort Payne man charged with child endangerment, accused of leaving young kids alone in hot carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    A Fort Payne man was arrested Tuesday and charged with endangering the welfare of a child. DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris said Justin Tyrone Pinkney, 24, left his two young children alone in a car after the vehicle broke down.

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  9. Bond set at $1 million for EMT charged with killing wife, also an EMTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Alabama Live

    Greg Scott, 27, is accused of murder in the death of his wife, 25-year-old Ashley Lynn Scott. Bond has been set at $1 million for a DeKalb County man accused of shooting his wife to death at their home Monday.

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  10. DeKalb County sheriff looking for burglar who took pills, cash from local pharmacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Alabama Live

    The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office is asking for information that could lead to the arrest of a burglar who stole several thousand dollars worth of pills and cash from an area pharmacy. Dispatchers on Tuesday got a call from the Ider Discount Pharmacy, located at 10705 Alabama Highway 75 in Ider, about the burglary.

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  11. Man charged with murder after police find wife's body in Fort PayneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... 5-year-old Ashley Lynn Scott dead inside the home. He is in the Fort Payne Jail and will be transferred to the DeKalb County Jail on felony murder charges.

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  12. Fort Payne IDs slaying victim, arrests victim's husband for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... a suspect in the case and placed him under arrest. He is being held in the city jail awaiting transfer to the DeKalb County Jail.

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  13. DeKalb man pleads not guilty to murdering 19-year-old girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    Michael Kulpin, 20, appears Friday during his arraignment in front of Judge Philip Montgomery in the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore, Kulpin pleaded not guilty to charges of murder, aggravated domestic battery and concealment of a homicide. Police said Kulpin beat and repeatedly stabbed Moorea Des Roches, 19, during an argument June 4 inside their DeKalb apartment and later wrapped her body in a covering and hid it in a closet.

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  14. Newly renovated Dekalb County Public Fishing Lake opens todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Alabama Live

    The renovation of DeKalb County Fishing Lake near Sylvania is complete and opened to anglers Thursday June 16. The lake offers public restrooms, two covered fishing piers, pavilions and a boat ramp. Jon boats, electric motors and batteries are available for rent.

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  15. 1 dead, 1 injured in wreck in DeKalb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A two-vehicle crash claimed one life and injured another on Tuesday, June 14 just before 7 p.m., on I-59 at the 199 mile marker, five miles south of Collinsville. Troopers say 50-year-old Travis Aaron Moore of Alex City was killed when the 1999 GMC in which he was a passenger struck a 2010 Peterbilt tractor-trailer before continuing off the roadway and striking a tree.

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  16. Ruling due on admissibility of evidence in sex assault trial of former NIU copRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Ex-Northern Illinois University police Officer Andrew Rifkin leaves the DeKalb County Courthouse in 2013 after pleading not guilty to felony criminal sexual assault involving a NIU freshman. Ex-Northern Illinois University police Officer Andrew Rifkin leaves the DeKalb County Courthouse in 2013 after pleading not guilty to felony criminal sexual assault involving a NIU freshman.

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  17. Deputies searching for suspect in Boaz woman's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... is believed to be the murder suspect. Marshall Co. District Attorney's Office, Boaz police, Douglas police, DeKalb County Sheriff, ALEA, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and F.B.I. are all working to located Zarazua. Anyone with information on ...

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  18. Marshall County Sheriff's Office looking for suspect in woman's death last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... working to find him, including the Marshall County District Attorney's Office, Boaz Police, Douglas Police, DeKalb County Sheriff, ALEA, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and F.B.I. WHNT News 19 is checking to see if investigators have a picture ...

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  19. Crews working to repair cut gas line near Belmont RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... he has fled the state of Alabama. Marshall Co. District Attorney's Office, Boaz Police, Douglas Police, DeKalb County Sheriff, ALEA, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, an... Marshall County Sheriff's investigators have signed a warrant for the ...

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  20. No need for special prosecutor in '57 Sycamore murder case, says state's atty.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    DeKalb County State's Attorney Richard Schmack addresses the media at the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore on March 29, 2016. DeKalb County State's Attorney Richard Schmack addresses the media at the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore on March 29, 2016.

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