TOP PHOTO: Police dubbed this house on North Massachusetts Avenue as a drug dwelling after responding to an overdose call there in May.
JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) – Three adults arrested in connection with the drug overdoses of juveniles last month have had their court dates moved to June 6. Jake Allen Sharp, 43, and Rebekah Lynn Sharp, 40, both of 322 North Massachusetts Ave. and Christopher Weiss, 19, 484 Young Road, LaFollette are all facing felony charges for their alleged part in the events. CLICK HERE for the related story.
La Follette Police Department investigators searched the North Massachusetts Ave. home and allegedly located several drugs, according to LaFollette Police Lt. Matthew Forsyth.
The Sharps are each charged with aggravated child abuse or neglect and keeping of a drug dwelling.
Weiss is facing two counts of attempted murder, schedule I, II and VI for resale, felony possession of drug paraphernalia, contributing to the delinquency of a minor and aggravated burglary.
Two juveniles at the scene were charged with schedule I and VI for resale and felony possession of drug paraphernalia.
(WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED 6/1/2023- 6AM)