Fugitive Added to Bradley County Most Wanted List
BRADLEY COUNTY (WRCB) -- The Bradley County Sheriff's Office has added Earl Lynn Hembree Jr. to its Most Wanted fugitive list.
Hembree is sought on felony counts of evading and reckless endangerment.
In February, a patrol deputy tried to stop a vehicle on Highway 64 for a traffic violation. After a short pursuit the car stopped on a dead end road but then sped away when the deputy got out of his patrol car.
One of the deputies recognized Hembree as the person behind the wheel. Warrants were taken out for one count of reckless driving, three counts of felony evading, three counts of felony reckless endangerment and one count of drivers' license violations.
Hembree is 36 years old, approximately six feet tall and weighs around 150 pounds. He is described as having brown eyes and brown hair.
Anyone knowing where Hembree can be found should contact the BCSO's Crime Tip Hotline, 423-728-7336.