The Bedford County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division have arrested two individuals in connection with the incident that occurred on 6/17/23 during Bell Buckle’s Moon Pie Festival.
Michael Lee Grimmett, age 30, of Christiana, TN was taken into custody on 6/20/23 and charged with Felony Evading Arrest and Reckless Endangerment.
James Nicholas Barrett, age 31, of Cannon County was taken into custody on 6/22/23 and charged with Aggravated Assault, Felony Evading Arrest, Reckless Endangerment, Leaving the Scene of an Accident with Injury, Reckless Driving, and Improper Registration.
Bedford County officials would like to thank the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office and the Cannon County Sheriff’s Office for their assistance in this case. We would also like to thank the public for all information and assistance that helped lead to the identification and apprehension of these two individuals.