Suspect charged in Town Creek Fire Dept. break-in

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Eric Duane Cooley is charged with third-degree burglary (Courtesy/Walker Co. Sheriff’s Office FB)

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December 25 2021 12:00 am

WALKER COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — The Walker County Sheriff’s Office was able to make an arrest in a break-in investigation at a volunteer fire department over the weekend.

Eric Duane Cooley was charged with third-degree burglary and placed in the Walker County Jail after breaking into Town Creek Fire Department.

Late Friday night or early Saturday morning, police found video surveillance evidence that showed someone reportedly broke into Town Creek Fire Department, the sheriff’s office says. After releasing the photo of a potential suspect on social media, the sheriff’s office was able to develop a suspect.


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