A former instructional assistant at a Kingsport middle school has been arrested for an allegedly inappropriate relationship with a student.
A Kingsport woman is jailed after allegedly abandoning a pair of pit bulls in her apartment, where authorities found the dogs emaciated and without sufficient food or water.
Along with exposing himself, witnesses reported he had been harassing customers and grabbed one woman's arm.
At about 11:30 p.m. officers responded to Memorial Gardens Park, where the victim said he awoke to flames on his blankets, pants, shoes and right leg.
Police are investigating an apparent Sunday evening shooting at a busy city intersection, though a potential victim and suspect have yet to be located.
Police say Travis Gale Bishop, 39, allegedly entered a home on Alderwood Drive “unlawfully” and a struggle ensued, resulting in gunfire and the victim being shot in the leg.
Oak Ridge police issued a BOLO for a man intent on "spreading joy" at the White House: "stated he was going to get naked, jump the fence and find the president."
A woman murdered this week by her ex-boyfriend was pregnant, according to police, while prior to his arrest, he attempted to commit suicide by carbon monoxide poisoning — and left a note saying "I don't deserve to live."
Police report that a woman who was attacked by her child's father on Sunday and left unconscious on the lawn has now passed away.
BLOUNTVILLE — A man who allegedly tried to kill his former girlfriend and set fire to her Kingsport home has been arrested by police in Hamblen County.