UNLAWFUL BREAKING & ENTERING OF A VEHICLE
Wetumpka Police Department
The Wetumpka Police Department has officially notified CrimeStoppers that Dewayne Allen Barnes is in police custody. Barnes is no longer wanted by law enforcement.
Investigators advise that Dewayne Allen Barnes was taken into custody on Thursday, July 9, 2020 in Millbrook, Alabama by the Millbrook Police Department. Barnes had previously been identified by CrimeStoppers as a suspect wanted for unlawfully entering a vehicle and stealing several items including a firearm and credit cards in Wetumpka, Alabama. Barnes reportedly used the credit card at several businesses in Wetumpka, Central, Kellyton, and Alexander City.
Dewayne Allen Barnes was officially charged with Unlawful Breaking and Entering of a Vehicle and multiple counts of Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card. A hold has been placed on Barnes by the Lee County Sheriff’s Office for similar offenses. No other details were released.
Note: A criminal charge is an accusation. The defendant is assumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.