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DeKalb County chase ends with vehicle crashing, 3 in custody

The chase went through Highway 35 and ended on County Road 835 in Fort Payne when the suspects' vehicle crashed.

Posted: Jan 23, 2020 5:29 AM
Updated: Jan 23, 2020 8:52 AM

Three people are in the DeKalb County Jail Thursday morning after hitting a deputy's vehicle during a chase, the sheriff's office says.

The chase went through Highway 35 and ended on County Road 835 in Fort Payne when the suspects' vehicle crashed.

No deputies were seriously injured and all three suspects are in custody. The sheriff's office says the suspects intentionally hit a deputy's vehicle.

It ended when the suspects wrecked their vehicle on County Road 835 near Walmart. Deputies also say they recovered a large amount of meth.

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