Luke Sky Walker in custody

The Force was not with Luke Sky Walker when he was arrested this week by Tennessee police.  He is jailed without bond on a probation violation.

Walker, was arrested by Carter County Sheriff's Deputies on November 29th.

Walker, 21, of Johnson City, Tenn., was on probation in connection with a felony theft charge.  He was one of four people arrested in 2017 for the thefts of dozens of road signs.

The man's name caught the attention of actor Mark Hamill, who famously played the character Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars film franchise.

Hamill tweeted:  "The real crime here is Mr. & Mrs. Walker saddling this poor guy with that name in the first place."

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