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Jail fire leads to thousands in damages

Published On: Feb 25 2013 10:08:20 AM EST   Updated On: Feb 25 2013 11:50:18 AM EST
JOHNSON COUNTY, Tenn. -

Johnson County Sheriff Mike Reece says thousands of dollars of damage was done in the county jail after a fire.

Reece says charges are pending and believe the incident began last weekend and led to the fire Tuesday afternoon. He says they had to evacuate the jail as a precaution.

Reece says more than one inmate was involved.