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Renegade Mountain shooting victims include 3 teens

September 13th, 2013 11:55 am by Associated Press

Renegade Mountain shooting victims include 3 teens

Officials with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation investigate the discovery of four bodies in a vehicle at the former Renegade Mountain resort community on Thursday. (AP Photo/Knoxville News Sentinel, J. Miles Cary)

CRAB ORCHARD — The four people found shot to death in a car in the former Renegade Mountain resort in Cumberland County included one woman and three teenage boys.

Law enforcement on Friday identified the victims as 22-year-old Danielle Jacobson, 16-year-old John Lajeunesse and two 17 year olds, Steven Presley and Dominic Davis.

Investigators said a person of interest in the case was located in Rhea County overnight and taken into custody on an unrelated charge.

The car containing the bodies was discovered by a resident of the community about 50 miles west of Knoxville on Thursday morning.

The former resort had had controlled access with a gate until 2010, when new owners got rid of it. That move gave rise among some residents about security in the 3,000-acre community.

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