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Authorities arrest Henagar man on felony warrants

Updated: Sep. 2, 2016 at 12:34 PM CDT
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DEKALB COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office and the Jackson County Sheriff's Office have been looking for Alton Scott Durham, 39 of Henagar, for felony warrants in both counties.

Investigators tell us Durham has been on the run for several months, suspected to be armed, threatening the police and has been in a car chase with Jackson County authorities.

On September 1, the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office received a tip of Durham's location, when law enforcement agencies arrived at the location , they found Durham inside.

Investigators tell us Durham was arrested without incident for warrants of domestic violence and discharging a firearm in a building.

He was transported to the DeKalb County Detention Center where he remains with a bond of $130,000.

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