Investigating Deputies had reason to believe the suspect fled into a wooded area behind the business. Sgt Watkins deployed his partner K9 Kane in the area of the suspects last known location. K9 Kane was able to track and locate the suspect. Suspect is in custody at this time.
Update in reference to yesterday’s business burglary- Michael Slone 49 of Lenoir City has been charged for the Burglary of the Red Top Market on Highway 11 in Lenoir City. Slone is charged with 1 count of Burglary and 1 count of Evading Arrest.