Scottsboro police officer arrested on harassment charge

GUNTERSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - A Scottsboro police officer was arrested Friday afternoon on allegations of harassment.

Doug Franks was charged with a single count of harassment and was being held in the Marshall County jail Friday afternoon.

He is charged as of right now with harrassment charges. We will get a call back with official charges and when a mug shot is available. There is no information yet about whether further charges are expected.

WAFF 48 News is investigating the details of the arrest and will have more information coming up on WAFF 48 News at 5, 6 and 10.