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Two NET men plead guilty to federal child pornography charges

June 15th, 2013 12:11 am by Matthew Lane

Two Northeast Tennessee men have pleaded guilty to federal child pornography charges and face at least a five-year prison sentence later this year.

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Bluff City man could face 20-year sentence for armed robbery

Bluff City man could face 20-year sentence for armed robbery

June 14th, 2013 10:27 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — A Bluff City man who pleaded guilty to the armed robbery of the Check Into Cash location on Volunteer Parkway in Bristol, Tenn., could face up to 20 years in prison when sentenced later this summer.

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N.C. woman awaiting sentencing for transporting women for prostitution

N.C. woman awaiting sentencing for transporting women for prostitution

June 14th, 2013 9:08 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — A North Carolina woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to transporting three young women to Nashville to be prostitutes. Alexandra Nicole Berte, of Midway Park, N.C., was charged in a two-count indictment in U.S. District Court.

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Kingsport police seeking suspect in church burglary

Kingsport police seeking suspect in church burglary

June 14th, 2013 7:39 pm by Wes Bunch

According to the Kingsport Police Department, investigators identified Jeremy Stout, 28, last known address 1006 Laurelwood Drive, Kingsport, as a suspect in three break-ins, including one that took place at Holy Mountain Baptist Church.

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Nearly $4,200 worth of equipment stolen in state forestry shop burglary

Nearly $4,200 worth of equipment stolen in state forestry shop burglary

June 13th, 2013 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Three chainsaws, three leaf blowers and two mowers were among the items reported stolen from the Tennessee Department of Forestry maintenance garage in Surgoinsville earlier this week.

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Police: St. Louis business owner shoots 3 employees before turning gun on himself

Police: St. Louis business owner shoots 3 employees before turning gun on himself

June 13th, 2013 8:57 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

An argument inside a St. Louis home health care business escalated into gun violence Thursday when a man shot three other people before turning the gun on himself, police said.

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Pregnant woman reports strong-arm robbery at Bulls Gap Red Box kiosk

Pregnant woman reports strong-arm robbery at Bulls Gap Red Box kiosk

June 13th, 2013 6:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

A pregnant Johnson City woman told police a man punched her in the head and stole her purse at a Red Box movie rental kiosk in Bulls Gap early Tuesday morning.

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Numerous charges for trio involved in home invasion, beating

Numerous charges for trio involved in home invasion, beating

June 13th, 2013 4:50 pm by Wes Bunch

Two men and a woman from Wise County are facing numerous felony charges for their alleged roles in a home invasion and beating of a Duffield man that occurred last month.

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Kingsport woman allegedly points gun at children, threatens to shoot

Kingsport woman allegedly points gun at children, threatens to shoot

June 13th, 2013 2:18 pm by Rain Smith

Children chasing a loose dog on a Kingsport street Monday night encountered a surly neighbor who reportedly exited her home and pointed a firearm while threatening to shoot.

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UPDATE: Accused Johnson County gunman wounded in shootout, captured

UPDATE: Accused Johnson County gunman wounded in shootout, captured

June 13th, 2013 1:47 pm by NET News Service

A fugitive accused of shooting two people in Mountain City was captured Thursday after a brief police chase, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation reported in a news release.

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