Friday, February 5, 2016


This afternoon based on citizen information and help from the U.S. Marshall’s service and the Johnson City Tennessee police department--Cedric D. Mitchell, age 26, from Big Stone Gap, Virginia and Malcolm T. Pinkston, age 25, also from Big Stone Gap, Virginia were apprehended in Johnson City, Tennessee without incident. The Wise County Sheriff's Office would like to express gratitude to the multiply agencies that assisted in the apprehension of these individuals. Pinkston and Mitchell will be held in Tennessee until they are extradited back to Virginia.