Man accused of stealing from father, the county's DA - WSMV News 4

Man accused of stealing from father, the county's DA

Posted: Updated:

A district attorney's son already accused in a home invasion is now also accused of stealing from his parents.

A grand jury indicted John Carney III and four other men for conspiring to rob a Fort Campbell soldier.

The indictment says the group tied the soldier up with electrical tape and threatened to cut him with a knife if he didn't give them money and weapons.

It goes on to say the soldier complied and gave Carney and the men the number to his safe out of fear for himself and his young sons, who were in the home.

Police say the group got away with $3,000 in cash.

Carney is the son of Montgomery County District Attorney John Carney Jr., who has said his son has had issues with prescription medicine.

In a separate case, John Carney III is accused of stealing more than $10,000 worth of items from his parents' home.

Copyright 2013 WSMV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2018, WSMV; Nashville, TN. (A Meredith Corporation Station) . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.