Police were alerted to a man breaking things in a bathroom of the BP station on Highway 394. When questioned by a deputy, he explained how someone bailed him out of jail under specific conditions.
The fire department, police bomb squad and Department of Children's Services all had a hand in a Kingsport couple's arrest, triggered when the man conducted a "demonstration" of his homemade flamethrower.
A Kingsport man was arrested Sunday in Mount Carmel accused of possessing of a large quantity of potent THC oil, which is legal for over the counter sales in some state such as California, but remains illegal in Tennessee.
A woman who made unfounded domestic violence claims against her estranged husband — who was at that time a captain at the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office — is now jailed for allegedly trying to run his SUV off the road, then ramming her car into his driver’s side door.
A Grainger County man who allegedly led Hawkins County officers on a 120 mph chase in a stolen car last week before crashing into a fence in Mooresburg is facing several charges, including illegal gun possession.
A criminal probe by local and federal authorities has led to the seizure of nearly one pound of meth in Sullivan County, along with an Uzi-style gun and ammunition from an alleged drug dealer's home.
An early morning shooting at a Johnson City trailer park Thursday left one man hospitalized while police searched for the shooter.
BLOUNTVILLE — A Kingsport woman has been indicted after reportedly making false claims of sexual assault against a Sullivan County corrections officer.
A man and woman visited a John B. Dennis car lot to test-drive used vehicles. Both were told to be back in 10 minutes, but the male didn’t return his car for half an hour. The second vehicle — a 2004 Nissan Titan, taken by the female — was never returned.
At about 11:30 Thursday morning, members of the Kingsport Police Department Vice and Narcotics Unit descended on 814 Myrtle Street. Flash bang grenades were deployed by officers to clear the home, while the street outside was briefly closed to traffic.
A Johnson City woman faces felony charges in Sullivan County after allegedly stealing more than $10,000 from an elderly or vulnerable adult.
KINGSPORT — Three people have been arrested after a 10-year-old girl was allegedly found living in a shed outside their residence, where she was meagerly provided mattresses and jugs of water amid the litter of drug paraphernalia.
A Kingsport man who fatally bludgeoned his girlfriend with her oxygen tank — then stayed with her body in their apartment for several days — has been handed an effective life sentence in prison.
Suspects reportedly entered the courier business through an unlocked bay door, then made away with several packages and surveillance equipment. The exact contents and values of the parcels are not known, but all of the packages were returns en route to their manufacturers.
A former Scott County corrections officer will serve six months behind bars due to sexual battery of an inmate and providing the victim with tobacco products. Video revealed Nathan Burke entering the victim’s cell 17 times on one particular night and moving a board to obstruct another camera’s view.