The Blount County Sheriff's Office has arrested a suspect tied with three burglaries last weekend.

The sheriff says 33-year-old James Nix stole cash, cigarettes, and lottery tickets from a Mapco Express store and the Aztec store.

Investigators say surveillance cameras caught Nix trying to cash in on the stolen lottery tickets at a convenience store Tuesday.

He faces two counts of burglary of a business.

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