|Published: 12:51 PM, 10/31/2012
Author: Michael Thomason
Source: The Monroe County Advocate
TELLICO PLAINS-A Tellico Plains man was
arrested Monday afternoon after he allegedly tried to shoot his
nephew, who is a well-known teacher at Tellico Plains High School.
Tellico Plains Officer Brian Millsaps
said he went to Mecca Pike and was told by Travis Hamilton that Larry
Hamilton had tried to shoot him several times with a handgun.
Millsaps said he ordered Larry Hamilton
on the ground and found a small .25 caliber handgun in Hamilton's
right jacket pocket. Millsaps said the gun had the safety off and
there was one bullet in the chamber and three more in the magazine.
See full story in the Wednesday, Oct. 31, edition of The Advocate & Democrat.
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