Kingsport Times News Friday, December 19, 2014
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KPD: License violation opens door to drug bust

KPD: License violation opens door to drug bust

November 21st, 2014 3:29 pm by Staff Report

A traffic stop of a man for driving without a license has reportedly led Kingsport police to crack cocaine and drug money.

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Tractor Supply theft suspect recklessly flees police

Tractor Supply theft suspect recklessly flees police

November 21st, 2014 12:37 pm by Rain Smith

The man suspected of stealing a mini-bike and small engines from a Kingsport store has been arrested, netting additional charges for allegedly fleeing police through a crowded parking lot and nearly striking another motorist.

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'Let me show you something': Gunplay in campground garners felony arrest

'Let me show you something': Gunplay in campground garners felony arrest

November 21st, 2014 9:35 am by Rain Smith

A report of a drunk man wandering into a campsite at a Kingsport KOA facility — then grabbing sunglasses off a stranger's head and firing a gun into the air — has prompted a felony arrest for reckless endangerment.

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Johnson City woman's slaying to be featured on 'Motives and Murders'

Johnson City woman's slaying to be featured on 'Motives and Murders'

November 20th, 2014 9:15 pm by BECKY CAMPBELL, NET News Service

Police investigators still know little about Amanda Wood, except that her chance meeting with 22-year-old Glenn Isaac Goins would prove deadly.

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Grants target East Tenn. prescription drug abuse

Grants target East Tenn. prescription drug abuse

November 20th, 2014 3:04 pm by Associated Press

Community drug coalitions are spending $7 million in federal grants to fight prescription drug abuse among young people in 10 eastern Tennessee counties. The goal is to reduce prescription drug abuse among 12- to 25-year-olds by at least 4 percent.

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Two Daniel Boone girls arrested following  bomb threats

Two Daniel Boone girls arrested following bomb threats

November 19th, 2014 6:18 pm by NET News Service

Two Daniel Boone High School students have been charged by Washington County authorities in connection to three separate bomb threats made this year at the school.

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Driver indicted in death of notable Kingsport businessman

Driver indicted in death of notable Kingsport businessman

November 19th, 2014 3:55 pm by Rain Smith

The alleged drunk driver who fatally struck a prominent Kingsport resident as he placed campaign signs along Fort Henry Drive — knocking him off of a bridge and into a ravine — has been indicted on numerous charges.

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Shopper stumbles across 'unbelievable' child porn cache

Shopper stumbles across 'unbelievable' child porn cache

November 19th, 2014 12:08 pm by Rain Smith

A memory card located on the floor of a Kingsport business — and apparently dropped inadvertently by a previous customer — has led to an arrest in what's being called Sullivan County's worst child porn case in decades.

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Second suspect sought in Tractor Supply thefts

Second suspect sought in Tractor Supply thefts

November 19th, 2014 9:48 am by Rain Smith

Kingsport police are continuing to investigate felony thefts that occurred last week at Tractor Supply Company, with newly released photos now implicating two men in the crime.

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Paranoia-fueled poison claim earns JC woman sentence of time served

Paranoia-fueled poison claim earns JC woman sentence of time served

November 18th, 2014 11:28 pm by Matthew Lane

Elizabeth Ann Carrier was indicted in July 2013 on one count of falsely communicating reports of consumer tampering. She pleaded guilty to the charge in July of this year and appeared in U.S. District Court in Greeneville Monday for sentencing.

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