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TBI Captures Fugitive Featured On Top Ten Most Wanted List

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Officials said a fugitive featured on the state's Top Ten Most Wanted list has been taken into custody.

Officials with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said Deterines Cortae Cathey, of Columbia, Tennessee, was arrested early Friday morning. They said the suspect was taken into custody inside an apartment in Rutherford County.

Investigators said Cathey was wanted by the Columbia Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. They said he is facing charges of Aggravated Assault, Felony Possession of a Firearm, Coercion of a Witness and Possession of a Weapon during a Violent Felony.

On October 19, officials said the suspect assaulted a man with a handgun at a residence located on East 9th Street in Columbia. They said he was also accused of sending a threatening text message to a witness who was present during the alleged altercation.

Cathey has been held in the Rutherford County Jail, pending transport back to Maury County.

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