Murder Suspect Arrested in DeKalb County, AL

On Tuesday, the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office was notified by Albertville Police Department that 34 year old Jeffery Epps, who was wanted on an outstanding warrant for Attempted Murder, was at a residence on County Road 52 in DeKalb County.

While the Special Response Team was making preparations to go to the residence, Epps left the home.

When Investigators attempted to conduct a traffic stop on County Road 44, Epps tried to flee and led them on a short pursuit.

Epps was quickly apprehended and taken into custody and turned over to Albertville Police Department.

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