The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office in Fort Payne, Ala., has announced the arrest of Kristopher Lyle Greenwood, 18, of Geraldine, Ala., on charges of sexual abuse of a child under 12 years old.
He was taken to the DeKalb County Detention Center where he awaits bond, a news release said.
“I'm glad we could get this person so quickly,” Sheriff Jimmy Harris said. “I hope this family can move on and get any help for this child available. Our investigators, DHR, CAC, and the district attorney all work great together. This quick result is evidence that teamwork is effective.”