At approximately 1:10 PM on November 13th, James Burch was taken into custody in Powell, TN with the assistance of the U.S. Marshals Service Smoky Mountain Fugitive Task Force.

Burch has been transported to Loudon County Detention Center and is being charged with the following:

-Attempted 1st Degree Murder

-Especially Aggravated Kidnapping

-Aggravated Domestic Assault

-Violation of Bond Conditions

Burch is being held without bond and additional charges are pending. Thank you to the U.S. Marshals Service Smoky Mountain Fugitive Task Force, Tennessee Highway Patrol, Knox County Sheriff’s Office, Roane County Sheriff’s Office and Knoxville Police Department – TN for the assistance.

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