GREENEVILLE — Four teenagers who were extradited to Greene County, Tenn., after leading South Carolina police on a day-long chase last week have been ordered detained.
Robert J. Blanchard, 36, was found dead around 11 p.m. April 2 at his 3905 Snapps Ferry Road home.
Blanchard’s son, Zachary Blanchard, 16, and the three others reportedly fled Greene County in a stolen van bound for Myrtle Beach, S.C. They were arrested Thursday afternoon in Newberry County, S.C., about 40 miles from Columbia, S.C.
A Greene County Juvenile Court judge on Friday ordered that the four remain in custody for the time being. Greene County Sheriff Steve Burns said they are being held at a youth facility in Johnson City.
Those charged, and their charges, include: