UPDATE: Crimetracker: Former police officer accused in quadruple shooting

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BEAN STATION, Tenn. (WVLT) Authorities in Grainger County identified the four people shot and the man arrested after a shooting at the Down Home Pharmacy on Main St. in Bean Station.

Officers say 37-year old Jason Holt robbed a large amount of pills from the pharmacy and shot four people.

The shooting killed pharmacy owner Stephen Lovell and customer Richard Alexander Sommerville.

Janet Clift and Alexia Wilson were also shot and rushed to UT Medical Center.

Police arrested Holt near the scene within minutes of the shooting.
They also recovered a gun and Oxycodone.

Holt is a former Bean Station Police Officer and also worked for the Grainger County Sheriff's Department.

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