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Two Kingsport residents arrested in connection with Johnson City robbery

Timesnews.net Staff • Nov 14, 2007 at 12:00 AM

Kingsport Police have arrested a man and woman wanted by Johnson City Police in connection to an aggravated robbery on Nov. 6, according to a KPD press release.

Norman Edward Pearman Jr., 33, and Rachel Grace Burrell, 32, of 207 Williams Rd., were arrested at their residence around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Pearman is charged with aggravated robbery. Burrell is charged with being an accessory to aggravated robbery and shoplifting.

According to a Johnson City Police Department release, Pearman and Burrell allegedly took merchandise from the Super K-Mart, 3019 Peoples Street. Pearman allegedly displayed a weapon outside the store when security attempted to detain the pair as they were fleeing.

Johnson City police met KPD officers at the Sullivan County/Washington County line to transport the pair to the Washington County Detention Center.

Det. Jason Abernathy is in charge of the Johnson City investigation.

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