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Man accused of carjacking scooter

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) - A man remains in jail on a $60,000 bond after he was accused of carjacking a man's scooter.

Solomon Pierce, 18, reportedly pulled a revolver on a man in the 1700 block of Carson Avenue Tuesday.

Pierce denied taking the man's scooter at gunpoint. He told police that the man had traded it for crack cocaine, according to an affidavit of complaint.

Pierce has a prior robbery charge. The victim has a history of drug charges and admitted to smoking crack less than a week ago.

The affidavit states because the victim was adamant that he had been carjacked by Pierce, police made an arrest.

Pierce expected to appear Sept. 3 before Hamilton County Sessions Court Judge Gary Starnes .

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