Kingsport Times News Tuesday, September 23, 2014
News Crime Local News
Man indicted in fatal Fort Henry Drive wreck

Man indicted in fatal Fort Henry Drive wreck

June 2nd, 2014 3:33 pm by Rain Smith

Jeremy Sturgill, 36, of Jonesville, Va., faces multiple charges in the Kingsport crash, including vehicular homicide by an intoxicated person, two counts of reckless aggravated assault and a second offense of DUI.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Kingsport man charged with attempted murder

Kingsport man charged with attempted murder

June 2nd, 2014 12:18 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man has been arrested following a fight with family members when he allegedly pointed a gun at a man's face and crashed his pickup while trying to run people over.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Apparent murder-suicide investigated in Bluff City

Apparent murder-suicide investigated in Bluff City

June 2nd, 2014 9:43 am by Rain Smith

According to Bluff City Police Chief Greg Depew, the discovery was spurred by a request for a welfare check at 238 Woodland Drive.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Alleged day care abuse, a drive-thru beating and more this week in crime

Alleged day care abuse, a drive-thru beating and more this week in crime

May 31st, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of May 23 through May 30.

Comments
Crime Local News
Stalking suspect faces more charges after investigation

Stalking suspect faces more charges after investigation

May 30th, 2014 8:23 pm by Wes Bunch

The most recent charges against Albert Joseph Toronjo, 63, 1608 Redwood Dr., include stalking, assault, aggravated criminal trespass and theft of property under $500.

Comments
Crime Local News
Escape attempt at Lee federal prison fails

Escape attempt at Lee federal prison fails

May 30th, 2014 7:24 pm by Wes Bunch

Prison spokesman Mark Ryan said staff responded quickly to capture the inmates before they could get beyond the prison's secure perimeter. "The institution remains secure, all inmates are accounted for, and at no time was the public in danger."

Comments
Crime Local News
Police: Sandwich squabble leads to 50 pot plants

Police: Sandwich squabble leads to 50 pot plants

May 30th, 2014 1:52 pm by NET News Service

A fight over a sandwich led Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies to 50 marijuana plants, resulting in the arrest a Gray couple Friday, according to a news release.

Comments
News Crime Regional & National
Man charged with impeding marathon bombing probe

Man charged with impeding marathon bombing probe

May 30th, 2014 11:10 am by Associated Press

A Massachusetts man who knew the brothers suspected of carrying out the Boston Marathon bombings was charged Friday with obstructing the investigation into the deadly bombings.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Man charged with assault in Kingsport hit-and-run

Man charged with assault in Kingsport hit-and-run

May 30th, 2014 9:59 am by Rain Smith

A man who allegedly triggered a Kingsport crash with an illegal U-turn — leaving a juvenile victim with injuries — has been arrested after dumping his vehicle and stripping the tags, but failing to remove personal information from inside the cab.

Comments
Crime Regional & National
Tenn. fugitive arrested in Reno SWAT team standoff

Tenn. fugitive arrested in Reno SWAT team standoff

May 30th, 2014 7:33 am by Associated Press

Police say the man made threats and indicated he was armed so they closed off a block around the hotel in the main casino district while a SWAT team initiated negotiations.

Comments