According to Sheriff Jeff Shaver, deputies received a call early Wednesday morning, July 23, about a man breaking into a home and assaulting the residents with a knife. The assailant was known to one of the victims as a former boyfriend. Warrants were issued for Jeremy Williams, 34, of Ft. Payne. Williams was apprehended by Dekalb County authorities and transferred to the Cherokee County Detention Center. Williams is charged with second degree domestic violence, first degree burglary, and second degree assault. His bond is set for $100,000.