Teen facing felony drug charges

A 16-year old student athlete from Fort Payne High School is facing felony drug charges.

Investigators with the Fort Payne Police Department say undercover agents bought marijuana from the student.

Authorities obtained a felony drug possession warrant and served that warrant on Monday. Officers say they arrested the teen after football practice.

For more on this story, pick up a copy of today's edition The Times Journal in Fort Payne.