Roane County has been through so much within the past year or two. Tonight Roane County Sheriffs Deputy Bill Jones and citizen Mike Brown, a ride along companion were ambushed and murdered by Rocky and Leon Houston. Rocky Houston is in custody and at the University of Tennessee Hospital, as he was hit by bullets and has a hip wound.
Roane County suffered with the ambush and murder of prison guard Cotton Morgan. Judge Thomas Austin was indicted and arrested for alleged in appropriate behavior.
Roane County has several excellent government officials and the people of Roane County, TN need our prayers, tonight and for the next several days and weeks.