Suspects in Arkansas Case Captured in Franklin County

Chris Castleman

Chris Castleman

On Monday afternoon at approximately 12:45pm Franklin County Sheriff’s Office personnel were able to locate and take into custody three individuals wanted for kidnapping and aggravated assault in Arkansas. The Sheriff’s Office received notification from authorities in Arkansas Friday evening and made contact with the fugitives Monday afternoon.

Ricky Shetters, Jr.

Ricky Shetters, Jr.

Ricky Shetters, Jr. (4062 Rock Creek Rd. Estill Springs, TN) and Tammy Lynn Buss (349 Green St. Wichita, KA.) were taken into custody in the parking lot of Burger King in Winchester. A loaded .45 caliber pistol was located under the front passenger seat as the two suspects were apprehended.

Tammy Buss

Tammy Buss

Approximately 10 minutes later, Chris Castleman (170 Turkey Creek Boat Dock Rd. Estill Springs, TN.) was located in McDonalds, on the boulevard in Winchester and taken into custody where a 9mm Glock pistol was retrieved from his person. All three suspects were transported to the Franklin County Jail where local charges are pending as well as extradition to Arkansas.