Kingsport Times News Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Crime Local News
Two drivers charged with drug possession after 'crossing center line'

Two drivers charged with drug possession after 'crossing center line'

February 24th, 2014 10:06 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County deputies made two recent unrelated drug possession arrests of motorists, both of whom were stopped after allegedly "crossing the center line" five times each.

Comments
Crime Local News
Scott County sheriff warns of scams after man bilked out of thousands

Scott County sheriff warns of scams after man bilked out of thousands

February 24th, 2014 9:52 pm by Wes Bunch

The Scott County Sheriff's Office is warning area residents of potential scams after a Southwest Virginia man was recently bilked out of $20,000 by con artists.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Drugged driving fatal wreck results in eight-year sentence for teen

Drugged driving fatal wreck results in eight-year sentence for teen

February 24th, 2014 2:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County teen was sentenced to eight years Friday in connection with a fatal 2012 "drugged driving" wreck in which a 17-year-old lost his life.

Comments
Crime Local News
SCSO seeking theft suspect

SCSO seeking theft suspect

February 24th, 2014 10:54 am by Nick Shepherd

According to SCSO Public Information Officer Leslie Earhart, the incident began in Decemeber when the SCSO received a report of a theft involving Miller, who is also the owner of Veteran's Fence Company.

Comments
Crime Regional & National
According to indictment, former Virginia  first lady at heart of gift scandal

According to indictment, former Virginia first lady at heart of gift scandal

February 23rd, 2014 6:11 pm by ALLEN G. BREED, Associated Press

Elaine Kubiak finds it impossible to reconcile the social-climbing, bullying and bizarre-acting former first lady of Virginia being portrayed in federal court papers and the media with the woman she's known for two decades.

Comments
News Crime Local News
The week in crime

The week in crime

February 22nd, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

This week's crime stories include the freeing of Scotty Trexler's killer and a Kingsport business owner facing felony tax evasion charges

Comments
Crime Local News
Clinchport pair indicted on charges from 2013 meth bust

Clinchport pair indicted on charges from 2013 meth bust

February 21st, 2014 9:21 pm by Wes Bunch

Douglas Brian Lawson, 30, and Pam Williams, 30, were arrested in July 2013 by the Scott County Sheriff's Office after they were allegedly found operating an active one-pot meth lab in a wooded area off Mustang Drive in Clinchport.

Comments
Crime Local News
Meth lab found near elementary school in Elizabethton

Meth lab found near elementary school in Elizabethton

February 21st, 2014 7:55 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

Sgt. Harmon Duncan of the Carter County Sheriff's Department said the lab was complete and was in a plastic bag. The sheriff's department litter crew found the lab while cleaning in the area.

Comments
Crime Local News
Man wanted in Kingsport robberies fights police along I-26

Man wanted in Kingsport robberies fights police along I-26

February 21st, 2014 1:27 pm by Rain Smith

A man wanted for allegedly attacking and robbing a man at gunpoint during a cocaine deal in Kingsport, and knocking a woman unconscious to steal $6 and pills in a separate incident, has been apprehended after fighting with police along the interstate.

Comments
News Crime Regional & National
Knoxville police find stolen car with baby inside

Knoxville police find stolen car with baby inside

February 21st, 2014 10:58 am by Associated Press

Media reported the car was stolen after the child's mother left the car running while she went inside the store.

Comments