Deputies locate Fort Payne man accused of several thefts

Published: Oct. 20, 2021 at 1:53 PM CDT|Updated: Nov. 5, 2021 at 4:59 PM CDT
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FORT PAYNE, Ala. (WAFF) - Agents with the DeKalb County Narcotics Unit have located a Fort Payne man accused of several thefts in the area.

Agents collaborated with the Jackson County Narcotics and Interdiction Unit to locate Ethan Rogers at a home on County Road 127 with 26-year-old Harley Danielle Turner, of Pisgah. According to DCSO, both Rogers and Turner were taken into custody and charged with third-degree Burglary.

Statement from Sheriff Nick Welden regarding the incident:

“I would like to thank the public in their help in locating this subject. Also, I would like to thank the DeKalb County Narcotics Unit and the Jackson County Narcotics Unit for your diligence and dedication in everything that you do.”

Ethan Rogers
Ethan Rogers(DeKalb County Sheriff's Office)
Harley Turner
Harley Turner(DeKalb County Sheriff's Office)

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help in locating someone they say is connected to several thefts in the area.

According to the sheriff’s office, Ethan Rogers, 32, was seen fleeing a home police were investigating on Fruit Farm Road in Fort Payne on Oct. 19. Deputies began to chase after him but were unable to find him.

Deputies along with officers with the Fort Payne and Mentone Police Departments were called to assist and set up a perimeter. The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency unit also assisted with the search but was unable to locate the suspect.

After a search warrant was executed deputies located and arrested 55-year-old Karen Henderson, of Fort Payne, on charges of Disorderly Conduct, Resisting Arrest, second-degree Possession of Marijuana, Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Karen Henderson
Karen Henderson(DeKalb County Sheriff's Office)

“We believe that Mr. Rogers is responsible for several thefts in our area, and locating him may also help recover stolen items so that they may be returned to their rightful owners,” said Sheriff Nick Welden.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Rogers, you are asked to call DCSO at (256) 845-3801.

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