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Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Press Release (Vance)

CITY OF JOHNSON CITY

 

JOHNSON CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT

 

 

NEWS RELEASE

 

 

Prepared By:

Inv. Bret Richardson

Date:

01-27-10

Time:

1630

 

Subject:

Aggravated Robbery / Rape arrest

Approved By:

Sgt. Kevin Peters

 

 

On 01-17-10, officers of the Johnson City Police Department arrested James Tennessee Vance, 1005 Idlewydle Circle, Johnson City, TN., for 2 counts of Aggravated Robbery, Aggravated Rape, Possession of Schedule VI Narcotics for Resale and Drug Paraphernalia.  The arrest is the result of investigations into the robbery of a Roadrunner store located at 408 N. Broadway St., Johnson City, TN.  The business had been robbed on November 28, 2009, and again on 01-17-10.  On 01-17-10 officers made contact with James Tennessee Vance in the area of the business soon after it had just been robbed.  An undisclosed amount of cash was taken and the victim alleged she was sexually assaulted by the suspect.  James Vance was driving a vehicle that matched the description of the car a witnesses observed leaving the scene of the store.  The investigation also revealed other evidence that linked Vance to both robberies of the Roadrunner.  Vance is currently being held in the Washington County Detention Center on $161,000.00 bond.  A court date has been set in General Sessions Court in Washington County on 02-24-10 at 1:30p.m.

 

 

Sgt. Kevin Peters

Johnson City Police Department

Criminal Investigation Unit

601 E. Main Street

Johnson City, TN  37601

Office: (423) 434-6166

Desk: (423) 434-6107

kpeters@johnsoncitytn.org

 

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