Sexual Abuse Arrest

On 05/04/2017 Investigators arrested and charged 19 year old Nathan Danial Martlock, of Harmon Street, with Sexual Abuse 1st degree. Due to the sensitive nature of this case no other details can be released. Bond has been set at $15,000.

All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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Commercial Burglary Arrest

On 05/02/2017 Investigators arrested and charged 20 year old Ashton Rashawn Brackins, of North Appletree Street with three counts of Burglary 3rd degree. This was in connection with a business in the 500 block of N. Cherry Street that was burglarized three times on the night of January 10, 2017. Bond has been set at $45,000.

All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Identity Theft

On 05/02/2017Investigators arrested and charged 34 year old James Wesley Arnold, of Moss Street, with three counts of Identity Theft. Bond has been set at $90,000.

All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Do you know this person?

The Dothan Police Department is seeking the help of our local and surrounding communities in identifying the person and vehicle shown in the pictures below. They are wanted for questioning in regards to a Breaking and Entering of vehicle case. Police are asking anyone with information regarding the identity to call the Dothan Police Department 334-615-3000.
Community members wanting to assist anonymously can call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (334) 793-7000.
The Dothan Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help in an anonymous capacity.   JH

 

Sex Offender Arrest

On 04/28/2017 Investigators obtained a warrant on 32 David Wayne Huntington Jr for a SORNA (Sex Offender Registration Notification Act) Violation. Huntington is a convicted sex offender and Investigators determined he was not living at his registered address.

On 05/01/2017 Huntington was located by Patrol Units and taken into custody. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Domestic Violence Arrest

On 05/01/2017 Investigators arrested and charged 51 year old William Andrew Robinson, of Confederate Naval Yard Road Jakin Georgia, with Domestic Violence by Strangulation. Bond has been set at $10,000.

All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Cops and Lobsters

 

RED LOBSTER TIP A COP

Friday, May 5th 2017

11:00 am Until 2:00 pm

At “The Red Lobster” 3116 Montgomery Highway, Dothan, AL 36303

Please join the Dothan Police Department, Houston County Sheriff’s Department, Alabama State Troopers and Red Lobster on Friday, May 5th as we protect and serve lunch for tips to be given to our Special Olympians, in support of the Special Olympics.

 

 

Sex Offender Arrested

On 04/27/2017 Investigators assigned to the Juvenile Investigations Division learned that convicted sex offender Kevin Sweda was not residing where he had previously registered.  On 04/28/2017 Investigators obtained a warrant on the 53 year old for a SORNA (Sex Offender Registration Notification Act) Violation.  Sweda was located and taken into custody for the warrant.  More charges are possible and the investigation is ongoing.

All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.