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Bristol man accused of stealing from teacher on field trip

Wes Bunch • Apr 29, 2013 at 12:03 PM

BLOUNTVILLE — A Bristol, Tenn. man was arrested on theft charges late last week after he allegedly stole a Sullivan County teacher's debit card while she was on a field trip with her class at a local park.

Jorge Cervantes, 30, Kendricks Hollow Road, Bristol, Tenn. was arrested April 26 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office on a single count of theft and two counts of identity theft.

According to police reports, the incident allegedly occurred April 18 when a Blountville Elemntary School teacher was on a field trip at Steele Creek Park with her class.

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