Duo arrested on burglary charges


HUNTSVILLE — A pair of Scott County men were arrested on Friday after allegedly being encountered by Scott County Sheriff’s Department deputies while in possession of their loot.

Anthony Wade Botts, 23, of Pioneer, and JD Chambers III, 25, of Robbins, were charged with aggravated burglary and theft over $1,000 after the Friday night incident. Chambers was also charged with DUI.

According to a report from the Sheriff’s Department, assistant chief deputy Andy Lewallen discovered the two men at a vehicle “backed over the bank just off Hwy. 63” near Scenic Foods while on patrol Friday.

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