Jackson County, Alabama
Jackson County
Sheriff's Office
Scottsboro, Alabama
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Scottsboro, Alabama 35768

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10/04/2019

Three arrested in Section, AL

On Thursday October 3, 201919, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office received a call of “shots fired” on County Road 100 in Section, AL.  Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputies, Section Police Department, DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Deputies and ALEA DTF agents responded to the area and located Demario Gunn and David Forsythe standing on the front porch of the a residence on County Road 100.  After talking to the subject’s, Gunn admitted to firing several round at someone but gave no reason why.  Deputies smelled a strong odor of marijuana on Gunn after which they located a small amount of marijuana on his person. Forsythe was also found to be in possession of a small amount of marijuana. During a search of the residence methamphetamine, cocaine, marijuana, a 9 mm handgun and drug paraphernalia were located. Outside the residence, spent rounds were located and recovered.  Both subjects, along with Leroy Wilson who lived at the residence, were arrested and charged as follows:

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Leroy Wilson, age 65 of Section, AL. Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substances (Methamphetamine), Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substances (Cocaine) and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.   Bond set at $10,300.

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David Forsythe, age 31 of Section, AL. Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substances (Methamphetamine) and Possession of Marijuana. Bond set at $5,300.  

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Demario Gunn, age 25 of Section, AL. Possession of Marijuana and Possession Drug Paraphernalia.  Bond set at $600. 

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