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McMinn Co. man faces several felony charges

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MCMINN COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -

A McMinn County man faces at least 6 felony charges, after a failed burglary lead to a high speed chase.

42-year old Robert Earves also has three active warrants out of Monroe County.

Friday afternoon, he fled in a car after officers say they caught him mid-home burglary.

At about 70-miles-per-hour, Earves lost control of his vehicle, leading to his arrest.

He is being held on more than 82-thousand dollar bond.  Officers say he's also confessed to an Athens apartment burglary earlier this month.

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