Arrest Made In Cleveland Church Burglaries; Another Suspect Sought

Friday, August 22, 2014
Justin Lee Bazzano
Justin Lee Bazzano

A suspect in the Cleveland church burglaries was located at Horizon Square Apartments in Cleveland, at 12:52 a.m. on Friday.

Justin Lee Bazzano, 25, of Cleveland, was charged with two counts of burglary, two counts of vandalism over $500, and two counts of theft over $1,000.

Active warrants are on file for the second suspect, Clint A. Neice, 25. Neice is a white male, 5'8", and 200 pounds. He has tattoos on both arms and on the left side of his neck.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Neice is urged to call Detective Bill Parks of the Criminal Investigations Division at 423 559-3321.

Clint A. Neice
Clint A. Neice


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