The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

February 12, 2014

Athens police officer arrests fugitive

By Jean Cole
jean@athensnews-courier.com

ATHENS — An Athens woman considered a fugitive from justice in Tennessee has been returned to face justice, an official said.

Athens Police Officer Brandon Colburn on Tuesday arrested Yamashita Patrice Mitchell, 24, of 1302 Henry Drive, arrested Mitchell on a warrant from Hamilton County, Tenn., charging her with a felony theft probation violation, Police Chief Floyd Johnson said.

She was transported to the Police Department and transferred to the Limestone County Jail.