Message From The Sheriff
MESSAGE FROM SHERIFF
NICK WELDEN  ( read )
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Fort Payne, AL 35968
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06/23/2022

Rainsville man arrested on Production of Porn with Minors

FORT PAYNE, Ala. - On Thursday, June 16th, John Devall Burris (66 of Rainsville) was brought in on a Fugitive from Justice Warrant.  Burris was discovered to have been hiding in Jackson County.  Burris was charged with Fugitive from Justice and Production of Porn with Minors (x3).

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John Devall Burris (66 of Rainsville)

After Burris serves his time in DeKalb County, he will be extradited to Tennessee, where he will face numerous charges on Sexual Exploitation of a Minor.   

DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden said of the incident: "I would like to thank the DeKalb County Investigations Unit on a wonderful job well done.  I would also like to thank Scottsboro Police Department for their willingness to always step in and lend a helping hand.  I am so thankful and grateful for the great working relationships that we have."

"God Bless!" Concluded Sheriff Welden.

 

 

 

 

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