|Published: 8:23 PM, 04/05/2013
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
NEWPORT—State and local law enforcement officials
allegedly raided an illegal moonshine operation in Cocke County on Thursday.
According to sources, TBI agents and members of the Cocke
County Sheriff’s Office conducted the raid in the Carson Springs area.
When contacted Friday afternoon, Cocke County Sheriff
Armando Fontes would neither confirm nor deny the raid. As well, supervisors in
the U.S. Attorneys Office in Greeneville were out of the office on Friday and unavailable
The Plain Talk will have more details as they
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