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Multijurisdictional search warrant nets stolen property and narcotics
On 4/18/2018, Officers from the Savannah Police Department, Hardin County Sheriff Department, and 24th Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at 90 Park Street in Savannah, TN. During the course of the investigation led by Sergeant Detective TJ Barker, information was received that stolen property from burglaries recently reported to SPD and illegal narcotics were located inside the residence. A search warrant was granted for the residence, and officers executed the warrant at approximately 1 pm. Arrested as a result of this investigation were Casey Johnson, 35, Thomas Karr, 28, and Samantha Brown, 27 all of Savannah, TN. Johnson faces charges of theft of property under $1,000 and two counts of burglary. Karr faces a charge of theft of property under $1,000. Brown and Johnson also face charges of possession of schedule II narcotics with intent to resale and possession of drug paraphernalia. Multiple items of stolen property were recovered and additional charges could stem from this investigation.
All property recovered is being inventoried and the owners will be contacted by detectives shortly.