Manhunt on for killer of Grundy County officer
Posted By Sparta Live | June 6, 2008 12:00 am
A BOLO (Be On the Lookout) has been issued in White County and the surrounding counties as of 10 a.m., Thursday, June 5, for the suspect believed to have shot and killed a law enforcement officer in Hamilton County.
Information obtained from White County E-911, Kermit Bryson is believed to be the man who the officer to death and injured another officer.
Reportedly, two Grundy County deputies and a Monteagle police officer went to serve a probation violation warrant on Bryson when the gunfire broke out.
If anyone has information or sees this individual, contact White County E-911 at 738-7111.
This is the information released by the TBI
Height: 5′ 7″
Weight: 175 lbs.
Scars, Marks and Tattoos: numerous all over his
Details: Kermit Eugene Bryson is wanted for
homicide-willful killing of police officer with A
gun. On June 5, 2008, at approximately 3 a.m.,
Bryson shot to death a Grundy County Sheriff’s
Office deputy and wounded a Monteagle police
officer while they were attempting to serve a
warrant. Bryson left the scene on foot wearing a
blue shirt, blue jeans and white tennis shoes.
Kermit Eugene Bryson has been added to the TBI’s
Top 10 Most Wanted Fugitives, and a $1,000
reward is offered for information leading to his
arrest. Bryson is to be considered armed and