TBI joins search for fugitive Rutherford County teen

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Tuesday evening that they are partnering with the Clarksville Police Department in the search for 16-year-old fugitive Tai Tyrone Harrell.

Harrell escaped custody from the Rutherford County Juvenile Detention Center around 1:42 p.m. on April 11.

Surveillance video shows Harrell stealing a dark grey 2019 Toyota Tundra from the parking lot of the local business Parker Brothers Window Tinting. The vehicle had a loaded weapon inside.

Harrell stands at about 5’6” and weighs 120 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes, and at the time of his escape he was wearing a black and white juvenile jumpsuit.

Harrell was last seen in Rutherford County.

Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts are urged to call 1-800-TBI-FIND, or the Clarksville Police Department at 931-614-5656.

To contact News Editor Angele Latham, email newseditor@mtsusidelines.com.

For more news, visit www.mtsusidelines.com, or follow us on Facebook at MTSU Sidelines or on Twitter at @Sidelines_News

Previous Photos: MTSU Panhellenic Council hosts 18th annual Easter egg hunt on president’s lawn
Next Persecution and progress: A look at Rutherford County's troubled past of hate crimes, racism