Crimetracker: 3 more arrested in Grainger Co. roundup

RUTLEDGE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Three more people were arrested as Grainger Co. continued rounding up individuals recently indicted by the Grand Jury.

Seventeen people were rounded up over the weekend.

The roundup came after a Grand Jury indicted 24 people on a total of 70 counts. The charges stemmed from "Operation Grainger Strike," an undercover sting that began last May.


Thadra Tipton, 2 counts of aggravated statutory rape (Courtesy: Grainger Co. Sheriff's Office)