2 charged in Indiana robbery

Johnson City Press • Updated Jul 8, 2018 at 6:24 PM

 Johnson City police arrested two city men last week for being fugitives from another state, the department said in a news release. 

According to the release, police arrested Eugene Pettit, 24, 613 Montgomery St. on Tuesday and Rodney Brown, 21, 915 E. Myrtle Ave., on Friday and charged them both with being fugitives from justice.

According to the news release, the Muncie, Indiana, police department contacted Johnson City police about the pair, alleging they’d been involved in a robbery and a police pursuit in their jurisdiction.

Both were jailed in the Washington County Detention Center and are awaiting bond hearings in General Sessions Court.


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