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Carter County Sheriff's Department seeking identity of suspect

Contributed • Mar 31, 2020 at 8:21 PM

ELIZABETHTON — The Carter County Sheriff’s Department is seeking help from the public in identifying a man whose image was caught on a security camera last week at the scene of an auto burglary.

The sheriff’s department said the man broke into a vehicle at Sterling Hills Apartments near the Milligan Highway on Friday morning. The department said its investigators have seen several auto burglaries of this type recently. The department is advising the public to lock and remove valuables from their vehicles.

Anyone who has information on the identity or location of this man can call the sheriff department’s investigators at 423-542-1896.