Dekalb County Deputy Shot At By Suspect

Dekalb County deputies arrested a man last night after they say he shot at a deputy.

The deputy responded to a disturbance call on Alabama 117 east of Mentone.

Officials say Carl Jones the second opened fire on the deputy as soon he stepped out of his patrol vehicle.

Luckily he missed and was caught after a brief struggle.

Deputies say he had a 38 revolver inside his coat pocket when they arrested him.

They went on to find 13 more firearms on the premises along with several illicit drugs.

Jones is currently facing multiple charges including attempted murder.

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