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Adult, two juveniles arrested in burglary investigation

By Preston Ayres, payres@wcyb.com
Published On: Jan 30 2013 06:48:10 AM CST
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Tenn. -

A police chase involving go-carts ended with three people arrested on several theft charges.

Washington County, Tennessee Sheriff's deputies say the suspects crashed the go-cart with the stolen items on Winchester Drive on Sunday.

Investigators say the group is linked to a string of car break-ins and thefts in the Eastern Star area of Washington County, Tennessee.

Investigators found a woman and tow juveniles on Easter Private Drive.

They say they charged Shaylynn Mallon with filing a false report and accessory after the fact to burglary.

Two minors were also arrested. Investigators say the two admitted to the burglaries. They were taken to the juvenile detention center.