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The July Grand Jury indicted 57-year-old John Burgett for two counts of identity theft, trafficking, and harassment. Detectives say John knowingly used Tracy D. McMurtry’s identity without permission on August 25th, 2022. He also intended to give out personal identifying information without the consent of Tracy D. McMurtry. From August 3rd to 15th, John knowingly communicated with Tracy McMurtry in a manner that would annoy, offend, alarm, or frighten. He was placed into custody for the charges on August 18th.
John William Burgett of Heather Oak Cove in Altamont, FL, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on August 18th, charged with two counts of identity theft, trafficking, and harassment. He is free on a $25,000 bond.