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Suspect in Ga. pitchfork robbery arrested in Tenn.

Published: May 11, 2014 4:00 AM

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Authorities have arrested a suspect in the pitchfork robbery of a Waffle House in Georgia and a killing in Tennessee.

The Knox County Sheriff's Office says 49-year-old year-old Jeffery Willard Wooten was arrested on Friday.

The sheriff's office says Wooten is charged in the fatal shooting of 44-year-old Randy Lands earlier that day.

Officials said Wooten is also charged with armed robbery.

and aggravated assault after brandishing a pitchfork and taking a cash register from a Waffle House in Norcross, Georgia, on May 1.


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