UPDATE: Decatur Police locate burglary suspect

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Marty Lynn Whisman (photo from Decatur Police)

DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – About 90 minutes after the Decatur Police Department issued an alert to the public, officers arrested a man they say is a suspect in a burglary.

Officer wanted the public to be on the lookout for Marty Lynn Whisman. Investigators say he’s a suspect in a burglary that happened on Monday, July 27.

Investigators considered him dangerous due to him fleeing in a vehicle from police and on foot.

Just after 10:30 p.m., police announced they located and arrested Whisman with the help of citizens.