TBI Announces Two Wanted Fugitives


TENNESSEE (WDEF) — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced two wanted fugitives. Johnny Shane Brown and Albert Lee Ricketson escaped from jail on Thursday.

TBI said the men were being held at the Southwest Virgina Regional Jail Authority.

They are wanted by the U.S. Marshals Service and the local sheriff’s office, the TBI said.

Police believe both men may be in the Northeast Tennessee area.

The TBI is prompting anyone who knows their whereabouts to report it. You call 911 or the Washington County, Virginia Sheriff’s Office at 276-676-6339. TBI said that tips can also be submitted to the U.S. Marshals Service at usmarshals.gov.


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