Dekalb County officers arrested two brothers who were also teachers in charge of having inappropriate secxual activity with their students. They are identified as Donavan Dalton, 28 of Rainsville, A former employee of Fort Payne City school was arrested on Thursday night. Twin brother of Donavan, Dustin Dalton, a former Sylvania High School teacher, was arrested a week before on charges of Enticing a child for wrong activity.
Donavan Dalton was held on a $150,000 bond in Dekalb County jail and his twin is held without bond.At 6:42 am, Friday, October 8, 2020, The Dekalb County Sheriff’s Department informed me that an employee of the Fort Payne City Schools System had been charged with a criminal offense of inappropriate conduct with a student. We will fully cooperate with local law enforcement during on-going investigation”. Statement is released by Fort Payne City Schools Superintendent Jim Cunningham over Donavan Dalton’s arrest.