Be alert! Manhunt in Montgomery County

Posted at 1:59 PM, Sep 18, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-18 16:18:04-04

FREDONIA, Tenn. (WTVF) — At 3:05 p.m., deputies announced that the incident was over and they have resumed normal patrols.

Patrol deputies were searching for a wanted man who was last seen in Montgomery County near Oak Plains Road, wearing a purple shirt, blue jean shorts and a black hat. He was estimated to be in his mid-thirties.

Deputies set up a perimeter while they searched.

Anyone in the area who might have seen someone or something of concern was urged to call 911.

"Please secure your residences as we work to resolve this incident," said the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office in a statement to the public. "Be on alert, be secure, call 911 if unsure."