Clipped From Middlesboro Daily News
Middlesboro, terms na' done back on to Amrica In the JOYD BROWNING ARRESTED TODAY Officers Surround Fern Lake "Bad! .Han" at Post Office When Latter Lays Down Shotgun I dea- feature h the Separated from his shotgun, Boyd browning, wanted on various charges, vas surrounded by officers this morn- ug at Ihe postoffice and arrested. lie s now held at the city jail, pending, i is said, investigation by County udgc .1. S. Bingham on lunacy charges. Browning had laid aside his oiuul- ireseut shotgun and was doing some M-iting. Chief II. E. Ball quietly took Missession of the weapon while Constable .1. A. Thompson pinned Browu- iig's arms to his side. Leslie Good- nan .deputy constable, was also pres- it and assisted in the arrest. There is an acciiiniijatidn of three varrants, some say five, against Brown ng in which he is charged w i t h if peace, felonious assault and lunacy. Local officers say they have been waiting until Browning became "tame'' lefore attempting the arrest. Browning is said to have assaulted Â·sixteen-year-old Marsee boy at Fern Lake a few weeks ago witli his shotgun aud to have killed a dog t h a 'ipaiiii'd tin- boy--Warrant charg- njt liim w i t h broach of peace was .a ken from the constable when Brown'.us; hart refused to lie arrested 'by it ;ind the case was consigned by JJugis- rrale Charles G. Smyth to the county who. upon Information furnished him )y Smyth, issued another warrant for Rrowning's arrest.