TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Barry Kolar on Jun 24, 2016

Bradley County District Attorney Steve Crump has asked a special prosecutor be named to review a complaint against Sheriff Eric Watson filed by a county commissioner over multiple issues, including whether the sheriff pulled strings to have an inmate with whom he allegedly had a personal relationship released from jail. The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports that Commissioner Dan Rawls also questioned whether Watson’s wife received favorable treatment as a bail bondsman.