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Arrest made in burglary spree

Published On: Jan 22 2014 10:30:43 AM CST
Updated On: Jan 22 2014 12:15:39 PM CST
Billy Allen Wright

Billy Allen Wright

GREENE COUNTY, Tenn. -

According to Greene County Sheriff Steve Burns, an arrest has been made in connection to a series of residential burglaries that span a two county area. 

Billy Allen Wright of Old McDonald Road was taken into custody by the Greene County Sheriff’s Departments Criminal Investigation Division.

Deputies charged him with two counts of aggravated burglary and two counts of burglary in Greene County.

He has also been charged with two counts of aggravated burglary in Hamblen County.

According to Sheriff Burns there are at least four additional felony charges pending against Wright in Greene County.

Billy Allen Wright is being held at the Greene County Detention Center on a $60,000 bond.