Stolen vehicle leads to arrest in South Central

Published 11:34 am Friday, January 7, 2022

According to Washington County Sheriff Keith Sexton, deputies responded to 149 Horse Creek Road after receiving information that a stolen vehicle was located there. When officers arrived on scene a 2007 Honda Accord that had been reported stolen from the state of Florida was located. Upon further investigation, deputies came into contact with Taylor A. Dykes, 18, of Limestone, who had an outstanding warrant out of Washington County Criminal Court. During the investigation deputies also located methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia which led to drug charges, and possession of stolen property charge.
Deputies also located Jared Shaffer, 22, of Johnson City, at the scene. Shaffer had four outstanding warrants and is being held on a $9,000 bond.