Arrest made in robbery of Blount County market

Arrest made in robbery of Blount County market

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Micah Lee Sherwood (Source: Blount County Sheriff's Office) Micah Lee Sherwood (Source: Blount County Sheriff's Office)

MARYVILLE (WATE) - Deputies arrested the suspect in the Christmas Eve robbery of a Maryville market on Friday morning

The Blount County Sheriff's Office saying 24-year-old Micah Lee Sherwood was taken into custody at his Arrowhead Drive residence around 10:30 a.m.

Officials say Sherwood robbed a store clerk at gunpoint at Ian's Market on Morganton road early Tuesday morning.

Sherwood is charged with aggravated robbery, aggravated kidnapping, and unlawful possession of a firearm.

He is being held in the Blount County Detention Facility on a $100,000 bond, and is set to appear in court in Blount County on January 8.

Sherwood is currently serving parole from an attempted robbery conviction from 2011.

           

     

           

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