Steak Salesman Facing Charges
Edmonson Voice Staff Report:
The Edmonson County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help to locate a door-to-door salesman that was arrested last March on felony drug charges.
Sheriff Shane Doyle said their office received a call about the salesman, identified as Christopher Brown, (50) of Smyrna, TN, who was selling steaks out of a small white pickup with a freezer in the bed. The caller said something was suspicious about the man and asked law enforcement if they had received any other calls about the man.
During an investigation it was discovered that Brown is wanted for an outstanding warrant on charges that stemmed from his local arrest last year.
Brown was located at a residence in Lindseyville last year and faced multiple drug related charges in Edmonson County court. He pleaded not guilty to Theft of prescription blank for controlled substance-first offense,. possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia-buy/possess, and public intoxication controlled substance (excludes alcohol) on April 10, 2018 in district court.
Anyone that has seen this man or a white pickup with a freezer is asked to call the sheriff's office at 270-597-2157, or EC Dispatch at 270-597-2729.