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3rd Person from Wednesday Night's Juvenile Crime Task Force Pursuit Arrested

3/26/2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The third person in the Chrysler 300 that fled from Juvenile Crime Task Force officers late Wednesday night before crashing on I-24 in Rutherford County has been apprehended.

He is identified as convicted felon Xavier Devon Pankey, 19, who was arrested today near the Waldron Road exit off I-24. Pankey is jailed on charges of felony cocaine possession, felony gun possession, evading arrest, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Pankey was convicted of felony reckless endangerment last fall and received a two-year probated sentence. At the time of his arrest today, Pankey was free on $37,500 bond stemming from his arrest last December 17 on felony cocaine, marijuana and gun possession charges.

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Xavier Devon Pankey, 19