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DeKalb County man allegedly ate meth while resisting arrest

Christopher Franco attempted to consume methamphetamines while resisting arrest.
Christopher Franco attempted to consume methamphetamines while resisting arrest.(DeKalb County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Apr. 27, 2022 at 9:20 AM CDT
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SYLVANIA, Ala. (WAFF) - A 39-year-old Rainsville man was arrested in Sylvania Monday for possession of a controlled substance, resisting arrest and tampering with evidence among other things.

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office says that it had received information about a residence in Sylvania and when the narcotics unit responded, Christopher Franco attempted to flee.

The Sheriff’s Office says that while Franco was fleeing, he decided to eat what agents suspect was methamphetamines.

During a search of the residence, additional methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia were found.

More information will be added as it becomes made available.

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