CARYVILLE, TN (WLAF) – A wanted man was sitting in a car in a church parking lot as Campbell County Sheriff’s Deputy Joseph Weaver was driving past.

Weaver, knowing that Scottie Lynn Tackett had an arrest warrant from criminal court, pulled in to the parking lot of Cherry Bottom Baptist Church on Cherry Bottom Road. The deputy verified that it was the 38-year old Tackett in the car and confirmed the outstanding arrest warrant.

Tackett was placed under arrest at 8:30pm on Thursday night, July 1. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 07/09/2021-6AM)