Grundy Man Wanted For Rape Placed On TBI's 10 Most Wanted List

Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Samuel Arthur McCurry
Samuel Arthur McCurry

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to the state’s Top Ten Most Wanted list, Samuel Arthur McCurry of Gruetli-Laager.

McCurry is wanted by the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office and the TBI for four counts of aggravated sexual battery and rape of a child.

He failed to appear in court for the charges last Wednesday.

McCurry, 47, has a last known address of 324 Borne Road in Gruetli-Laager. He is described as a Caucasian male with brown hair and brown eyes. He has a scar on his left cheek. He is approximately 5 foot 6 inches tall and weighs about 260 pounds.

Samuel Arthur McCurry has a criminal history of escape and drug possession. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of McCurry is urged to call TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND (1-800-824-3463).

There is a $1,000 reward for information leading to his arrest.


Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report

Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: BURKS, MONICA  1908 CLEVELAND AVE CHATTANOOGA,  Age at Arrest: 18 years old Arresting Agency: East Ridge THEFT UNDER 500 --- CLARK, JARED LOPAN  480 JUNIPER COURT SPRING CITY, 37381  Age at Arrest: 26 years old Arresting Agency: Soddy Daisy POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE ... (click for more)

Comments On The Passing Of Scotty Probasco

Senator Lamar Alexander released the following statement on the passing of Scotty Probasco: "Scotty Probasco was Chattanooga's cheerleader, a vigorous and generous advocate for so many good causes. I am especially grateful for his service on our state's governing board for higher education. He was a close friend. Honey and I will miss him greatly." The Tennessee ... (click for more)

Proud Of Hometown Boy Turned Global Leader, Bob Corker

Time Magazine has it right.  Not only is Chattanooga’s own U.S. Senator Bob Corker one of the “100 Most Influential People in the World,” but he is probably now the most prominent leader in the history of our city.   At a time of extreme frustration with Washington and Congress in general, Bob continues to rise above the division and rancor to build consensus and solve ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Great Work, Ol’ Pro!

Years ago I was lucky enough to be the seatmate of Scotty Probasco on an airplane bound for somewhere and he taught me a word that has helped me be a much better person than I ever thought I could. We were already swell friends, since he’d watched me grow up at First Presbyterian Church every Sunday with his kids, and he liked some of the stuff I tried to write back then. So ... (click for more)

CAK Beats Soddy-Daisy, 6-2, For Choo Choo Classic Softball Title

Christian Academy of Knoxville finished its run through the rain-shortened Choo Choo Classic with a 6-2 victory over Soddy-Daisy at The Summitt. Three of the Lady Warriors’ runs in the third – and last – inning came on Lady Trojans errors as the 70-minute time limit on the game expired to cap a marathon day in the tournament that was cut from two to one day by heavy rain earlier ... (click for more)

PHOTOS: CAK Drops Soddy Daisy In Choo Choo Finals, 6-2