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Tony Barrett.. Photo provided by the TBI

An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a former employee at the Cannon County Sheriff’s Department.
On June 11th, TBI Agents developed information that identified Tony Barrett, a civilian employee with the department, as the individual responsible for the theft.
Barrett is no longer employed by the department.
On Friday (September 20th), the Cannon County Grand Jury returned indictments charging the 53 year-old Barrett with one count of Theft under $1,000 and two counts of Official Misconduct. Barrett was booked into the Cannon County Jail. His bond was set at $10,000.

* Large picture above is the Cannon County Sheriff’s Department. Photo from Facebook