Late night burglary results in felony charges in Washington County

Published 8:58 am Friday, April 29, 2022

Washington County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested and charged Eric Miller (35) of Britt Drive, Jonesborough, and Aaron Roberts (19) of Beechbrook Drive, Unicoi, with one count each of Burglary Theft Over $1,000.

According to Sheriff Keith Sexton, a deputy on patrol observed a vehicle leaving a home under construction just prior to midnight on Thursday. Deputies conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle and were able to identify stolen building materials from the construction site. Both men are being held in the Washington County Detention Center on a $5,000 bond.

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