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Man arrested after officers found him in a dryer

Published On: Sep 03 2013 10:39:21 AM CDT
Updated On: Sep 03 2013 04:38:10 PM CDT
HAWKINS SCHOOLS 2
HAWKINS COUNTY, Tenn. -

A 21-year-old man was arrested in Hawkins County after authorities found him hiding in a dryer.

Austin Fields is charged with evading arrest and possession of drug paraphernalia.  Officers say they found Fields at his parents' home hiding inside the dryer. 

Officers say they found a pipe commonly used to smoke marijuana in his pocket.

Fields was wanted in Sevier County for probation violation.