Message From The Sheriff
MESSAGE FROM SHERIFF
JIMMY HARRIS  ( read )
Phone:
EMERGENCY: 911
24 Hours:
256-845-3801
Crime Tip:
256-845-3801
Address:
2801 Jordan Road SW
Fort Payne, AL 35968
Administrative Office:
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday
8:00am - 3:45pm
03/28/2014

Burglary Arrest

MEDIA RELEASE

 

For Immediate Release                                                             March 28, 2014  

                                                  Burglary Arrest

 

Sheriff Jimmy Harris states as follows:

  

Sheriff Jimmy Harris reports the arrest of Sheila Keith Westbrooks, age 45 of Ider, after Ider police department questioned her about suspicious activity.  Westbrooks was taken into custody for trespassing and later charged with Unlawful possession of controlled substance, Tampering with evidence, two counts of Burglary 3rd, and two counts of Theft of property 2nd.  Westbrooks is charged with two burglaries in the Ider community in which medication was taken from residences.  Westbrooks was taken to the DeKalb County Detention Center where she is currently awaiting bond. 

 

Sheriff Jimmy Harris says “The people in this area were observant and quickly notified the Ider police department when they saw suspicious activity.  Evidence recovered at the scene and in the possession of the suspect would indicate we have the person responsible for these burglaries.  We really appreciate the neighbors and Ider police department responding so quickly.”

Sheila Westbrooks


 

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