Woman found dead in Hokes Bluff

GADSDEN, AL (WBRC) - Hokes Bluff Police and Etowah County Sheriff's Office investigators are investigating a homicide.

Sheriff Todd Entrekin says 28 year-old Monica Payne, of Hokes Bluff, was found deceased at  5588 Clinton Street in Hokes Bluff.

The suspect is 25 year-old Jeremy Grissom, also of Hokes Bluff.

He was taken into custody at the residence and is currently detained at the Etowah County Detention Center.

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