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Cherokee Co. Sheriff's Office Update - 9-5-13

CHEROKEE CO., September 5, 2013--Cherokee County Sheriff James Campbell spoke with KYYK’s Gary Richards with an update on current issues in Cherokee County.

Sheriff Campbell discusses the arrest of a wanted Cherokee County man. Ray Hawkins, Jr. was arrested on a Failure to Appear warrant and brought back to Cherokee County, to face his original charge of Aggravated Robbery. The Aggravated Robbery charges stem from two armed robberies at Jacksonville businesses and a robbery of a convenience store in Cherokee County. Hawkins was due in court on Thursday, August 8, and did not appear.

Sheriff Campbell also discusses the issue of gun theft, the importance of reporting crime in the community, and the current burn ban. Click below for more.


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