Kingsport Times News Thursday, April 24, 2014
News Crime Local News
Man wanted in Kingsport arrested on separate charge in Virginia

Man wanted in Kingsport arrested on separate charge in Virginia

August 9th, 2013 4:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

A man wanted in Kingsport for armed robbery was arrested in Virginia after shoplifting and striking an officer, according to a police report.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Woman charged with killing husband and keeping body in home for a month pleads guilty

Woman charged with killing husband and keeping body in home for a month pleads guilty

August 9th, 2013 4:28 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Melissa Justice Napier pled guilty to charges of first-degree murder and defiling of a dead body. Her remaining charges of using a firearm in the commission of a felony and unlawful concealment of a dead body were placed on advisement.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Update: Twins charged in theft of drain covers, vending machine

Update: Twins charged in theft of drain covers, vending machine

August 9th, 2013 12:45 pm by Rain Smith

Kingsport twins face multiple charges, according to police, after they were caught stealing a Pepsi machine with a Ford Mustang that contained city-owned drain covers.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Kingsport family's brawl leads to stabbing

Kingsport family's brawl leads to stabbing

August 9th, 2013 11:30 am by Rain Smith

An argument between a Kingsport woman and her daughter allegedly escalated to attempted murder early Friday when a Rutledge man stabbed his girlfriend's brother in the stomach.

Comments
News Crime Local News

Crack cocaine allegedly seized from Kingsport pair

August 9th, 2013 7:11 am by Staff Report

Two Kingsport residents have been charged with possession of more than a kilogram of crack cocaine following a traffic stop that occurred earlier this week along Interstate 26 in Unicoi County.

Comments
News Crime Regional & National
Police say Fla. man killed wife, posted photo of corpse on Facebook

Police say Fla. man killed wife, posted photo of corpse on Facebook

August 9th, 2013 12:05 am by Associated Press

Miami-Dade police said in an arrest affidavit that Derek Medina, 31, said he shot Jennifer Alfonso, 26, at their South Miami home after she said she was “leaving him.”

Comments
Crime Local News
Two indicted in alleged false claim for dead cattle

Two indicted in alleged false claim for dead cattle

August 8th, 2013 10:54 pm by Wes Bunch

Two local men — including a well-known Gate City veterinarian — were indicted earlier this week for allegedly submitting a false, $22,000 insurance claim for dead cattle.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Hawkins couple arrested after ‘drug-exposed children’ complaint

Hawkins couple arrested after ‘drug-exposed children’ complaint

August 8th, 2013 3:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County couple were arrested Tuesday after deputies allegedly found drugs and paraphernalia out in the open in a residence where two children ages 8 and 12 live.

Comments
News Crime Local News Regional & National
Ga. men allegedly caught with 900 oxycodone, methadone pills in Johnson City

Ga. men allegedly caught with 900 oxycodone, methadone pills in Johnson City

August 8th, 2013 1:50 pm by NET News Service

An Interstate 26 traffic stop has led Johnson City police to arrest a pair of Georgia men, as an estimated $23,000 in pills were allegedly located in their vehicle.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Police: Video shows Bluff City woman beating Alzheimer's patient

Police: Video shows Bluff City woman beating Alzheimer's patient

August 8th, 2013 11:34 am by Rain Smith

According to court records, the suspect initially wanted documentation of a “mess” her husband had made, and is then filmed beating the man as he stands naked in a bathroom.

Comments