Kingsport Times News Tuesday, July 29, 2014
News Crime Regional & National
Jury sought child abuse charges against parents of JonBenet Ramsey

Jury sought child abuse charges against parents of JonBenet Ramsey

October 25th, 2013 6:13 pm by P. SOLOMON BANDA, Associated Press

BOULDER, Colo. — A grand jury that reviewed evidence in the death of 6-year-old JonBenet Ramsey believed her parents were involved in the crime but didn’t say who killed the beauty queen, according to documents released Friday.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Kingsport drug suspects charged with child abuse

Kingsport drug suspects charged with child abuse

October 25th, 2013 9:29 am by Rain Smith

A young child was located in the residence on a dirty, bare mattress with no sheets, while his mother allegedly admitted to breastfeeding her infant while high.

Comments
Crime Local News
Kingsport man turns himself in to police after seeing theft report

Kingsport man turns himself in to police after seeing theft report

October 24th, 2013 11:00 pm by Wes Bunch

A Kingsport man suspected of taking part in the theft of approximately $2,000 worth of items from a barn on Tranbarger Drive turned himself in to police Thursday after seeing his image on area news reports.

Comments
Crime Local News
Meth, ‘clean’ urine seized during traffic stop

Meth, ‘clean’ urine seized during traffic stop

October 24th, 2013 9:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office deputies seized a small amount of methamphetamine and “clean” urine Tuesday after spotting a known habitual motor offender driving along Highway 11-W.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Kingsport man faces child sex charge

Kingsport man faces child sex charge

October 24th, 2013 1:27 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man has been charged with rape of a child, allegedly plying the victim with promises of pennies and candy, then threatening physical harm if anyone was told about the incident.

Comments
Crime Local News
Johnson City man, 18, charged in shooting at student apartment complex

Johnson City man, 18, charged in shooting at student apartment complex

October 23rd, 2013 11:23 pm by NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — Johnson City police arrested a man Wednesday on charges that he was involved in the robbery and shooting of a man in an apartment complex near East Tennessee State University last month.

Comments
Crime Local News
Johnson City mother pleads not guilty to selling daughter into child porn

Johnson City mother pleads not guilty to selling daughter into child porn

October 23rd, 2013 3:02 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Johnson City mother accused with her husband of selling their children into pornography pleaded not guilty to multiple charges this morning in federal court.

Comments
News Crime Photos Videos Local News
KPD release video, pictures from theft

KPD release video, pictures from theft

October 23rd, 2013 10:50 am by Rain Smith

Kingsport police hope the public can help identify the suspects in a recent theft, releasing video and photos taken by an individual at a neighboring property.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Suspect charged in felony theft from elderly woman

Suspect charged in felony theft from elderly woman

October 23rd, 2013 9:59 am by Rain Smith

Police have charged a Kingsport woman with stealing more than $10,000 in jewelry, saying she took the items while visiting an elderly woman's home.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Walmart shoplifter wanted in three states sentenced to three years in Hawkins

Walmart shoplifter wanted in three states sentenced to three years in Hawkins

October 22nd, 2013 10:17 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A North Carolina man wanted in three other states for alleged massive shoplifting expeditions through Walmart stores was sentenced to three years last week for attempting to steal $2,300 in merchandise from a Rogersville Walmart in July.

Comments