Police from multiple jurisdictions in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia attempted to chase down a stolen truck overnight and into Thursday morning, with the suspects eventually apprehended in Bristol, Va.
For the second time in just five weeks, an inmate at a local jail has escaped by pretending to be another prisoner.
BLOUNTVILLE — A single-engine, two-seater plane crashed on approach to Tri -Cities Airport Wednesday night, but both occupants appear to have avoided major injury.
A man who allegedly shot at deputies in Southwest Virginia was apprehended Tuesday night in Kingsport, but not before the van he and a woman occupied rammed vehicles at a shopping center, forcing police to pin them in with a squad car.
KINGSPORT — More than six weeks after a 4-year-old child was found dead under reportedly suspicious circumstances, an investigation into the incident is continuing.
A woman's charges of stealing money from a Kingsport church’s youth group have been dropped, but the $60,000 money-laundering case against her husband — who serves as pastor at the church — is still moving forward.
BLOUNTVILLE — The alleged abuse of twin three-month-old children has led to multiple felony charges against their father, while the victims' mother is accused of turning a blind eye to his actions.
BLOUNTVILLE — A Kingsport man accused of hog-tying a Lynn Garden resident and fatally gagging him has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, among other charges.
Surveillance footage and bloody clothing helped investigators make an arrest in last month's murder of a Bluff City man, according to court documents.
Officers responded to a motorcycle crash on South John B. Dennis, finding the rider of a 2008 Yamaha had hit a pickup. Witnesses said that just prior to impact, the 18-year-old had been "riding a wheelie" and traveling at a high rate of speed.