LEO closing in on fugitive in Whitwell


Marion County News is on scene where Rutherford County armed robbery suspect Dewayne Lee Halfacre has stolen a law enforcement vehicle and was forced off the road.

Whitwell Police quickly surrounded the vehicle, but Halfacre had already fled on foot. Several law enforcement agency have set up a perimeter ear the Highway 28 and State Road 283 intersection and have begun to close the circle around the suspect.