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Sheriff: "Violent offender" charged with attempted murder

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HAMILTON COUNTY, TN. (WRCB) -- The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office has charged a man with attempted murder.

Spokeswoman Janice Atkinson says 26-year-old Jonathan Flerl was arrested Tuesday afternoon on an outstanding warrant for attempted murder, stemming from an incident last week.

Details of that incident were not released.

Atkinson says Flerl is considered to be a violent offender.

Flerl was also wanted for two counts of theft over $500 and traffic-related offenses.

He was booked in the county jail on a $165,000 bond.

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