McMinn County deputy shoots, kills suspect in Athens, Tenn.

McMinn County deputy shoots, kills suspect in Athens, Tenn.

December 26th, 2011 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in News

A police chase turned deadly after the suspect was shot while running from deputies in McMinn County.

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Times Free Press.

A police chase turned deadly after the suspect was shot while running from deputies in McMinn County this morning.

Around 11:30 a.m., a deputy went to the house at 1551 County Road 250 to serve a warrant on Theft Over $60,000.

As the deputy approached the house, the suspect ran and the deputy followed.

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