Crimetracker: Dispute over metal price leaves one in jail

Andrew Laws, Source: Sevier County Jail

Andrew Laws, Source: Sevier County Jail

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Pigeon Forge Police have arrested a man after they say he threw a man in the road and took money.

Police arrested, Andrew Cody Laws, 23, of Sevierville, and charged him with robbery.

Arrest warrants show Laws went to Carr's Wrecker to sell metal. It says that Laws wanted more money and agreed to give him $30. The victim states that Laws was not happy and and threw him in the roadway outside of Carr's property and took $24 from the victims hands.

Police say they later found Laws with the money that was reported stolen.
Laws has been released from the Sevier County Jail after posting a $2,500 bond.


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