McMinn County Property Assessor cited for shoplifting

McMinn County Property Assessor cited for shoplifting

November 2nd, 2012 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

Jerry Anderson

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MCMINN COUNTY, TN - McMinn County's Property Assessor office is being tight lipped about accusations that Property Assessor Jerry Anderson was caught shoplifting last month. However, residents are approaching the issue differently.

"He don't need to be in office," resident Hoyt Watson says.

Officers say the alleged incident happened in neighboring Bradley County. The police report states Anderson was caught stealing a $50 bottle of Kenneth Cole perfume on Oct. 26 at a Kohl's in Cleveland.

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