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Topping our news today…
Sixteen year-olds Memphis Smith and Abraham Augustin are still on the loose after escaping from the Bradley County Juvenile Detention Center on Friday night.
After their escape, they stole a 2005 Silver Acura, which was recovered at Hamilton Place Mall on Saturday. The pair were spotted in the food court area of Hamilton Place Mall on the mall’s security cameras.
Smith was being held on an aggravated rape charge, accused of attacking a Lee University student on campus. Augustin faces an attempted second-degree murder charge.
A reward of $1,000 is now being offered for information leading to the arrest of Smith and Augustin. Both juveniles are considered armed and dangerous, and you should not approach them under any circumstances.
If you have information on the whereabouts of Smith or Augustin, or you believe you see them, please call 911 immediately.
Also in news today…
The Tennessee State General Election is today. Polls are open from 8AM until 8PM at the 17 voting precincts in Bradley County. If you did not vote early, today is your last opportunity to vote in the election.
Just a reminder, you must vote at your assigned voting precinct if you are voting today. If you are unsure of your precinct location, consult your voter registration card or call the Bradley County Election Commission office at 423-728-7115.
The polls close at 8PM this evening, however if you are in line to vote at 8PM, you will still be allowed to vote after the polls close.
Mix 104-1 will have LIVE election night coverage on-air, on the Mix 104-1 app, and on Facebook live via our Facebook page, Mix 104-1 WCLE. Our election night coverage is presented by Ralph Buckner Funeral Home.