2 charged with gun thefts in Loudon County burglary

2 charged with gun thefts in Loudon County burglary

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William Martin Perkins (source: Loudon County Sheriff's Office) William Martin Perkins (source: Loudon County Sheriff's Office)
Richard Lee Thompson (source: Loudon County Sheriff's Office) Richard Lee Thompson (source: Loudon County Sheriff's Office)

LOUDON (WATE) - Two men are charged in an April burglary in Philadelphia that included the theft of several guns.

The guns were taken on April 29 from a residence on Sunnyside Road.

The Loudon County Sheriff's Office says two Philadelphia men, William Martin Perkins, 27, of Sunnyside Road, and Richard Lee Thompson, 30, of Pond Creek Road, confessed to the theft and selling the weapons.

The pair was arrested June 12 and charged with aggravated burglary.

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