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  • Kingsport man accused of making meth in grandmother's basement

    Kingsport man accused of making meth in grandmother's basement

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:47 PM EDT2014-08-01 01:47:46 GMT
    The owner of the home gave officers permission to search the house including the basement where her grandson Richard Little, 28, had been living.The owner of the home gave officers permission to search the house including the basement where her grandson Richard Little, 28, had been living.
    A Kingsport grandmother can't live in her own home tonight.That's because the house has been quarantined by Sheriff's deputies who say, without her knowledge, her grandson was making meth in the basement.Deputies said they found the lab after getting a tip that meth was being made in a home in the 4000 block of Potato Hill Road in Kingsport.
    A Kingsport grandmother can't live in her own home tonight.That's because the house has been quarantined by Sheriff's deputies who say, without her knowledge, her grandson was making meth in the basement.Deputies said they found the lab after getting a tip that meth was being made in a home in the 4000 block of Potato Hill Road in Kingsport.
  • Screams, panic caught on video as shark charges at swimmers near beach

    Screams, panic caught on video as shark charges at swimmers near beach

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:48:04 GMT
    Facebook image from Dan FlynnFacebook image from Dan Flynn
    A Florida beach cleared out – with the exception of a woman and lifeguard who tried to save her – when a shark was spotted heading straight toward swimmers on Tuesday afternoon. The panic of the 10-foot shark and people screaming from the pier was caught on tape.
    A Florida beach cleared out – with the exception of a woman and lifeguard who tried to save her – when a shark was spotted heading straight toward swimmers on Tuesday afternoon. The panic of the 10-foot shark and people screaming from the pier was caught on tape.
  • July Mugshots - Northeast Tennessee

    July Mugshots - Northeast Tennessee

    Monday, July 28 2014 3:21 PM EDT2014-07-28 19:21:09 GMT
    The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in July by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee.
    The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in July by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee.
  • SC baby found 12 lbs under weight in filth, parents vanish, authorities say

    SC baby found 12 lbs under weight in filth, parents vanish, authorities say

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:49 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:49:56 GMT
    Garten and Schultz..Garten and Schultz..
    Authorities are looking for parents of a baby boy who have fled since their house was checked by DSS and baby taken by authorities last week, officials said. On Friday July 25 officers responded to a home on Jesse Round Lane in Colleton County for
    Authorities are looking for parents of a baby boy who have fled since their house was checked by DSS and baby taken by authorities last week, officials said. On Friday July 25 officers responded to a home on Jesse Round Lane in Colleton County for
  • NC Grandfather & grandson dead after more than 90 shots fired into home

    NC Grandfather & grandson dead after more than 90 shots fired into home

    Thursday, July 31 2014 6:44 AM EDT2014-07-31 10:44:23 GMT
    A grandfather and his 10-year-old grandson were killed Wednesday morning when the man's son-in-law fired more than 90 rounds at his home just outside of Fayetteville. The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office said 61-year-old Gary Simpson, and Simpson's 10-year-old grandson, Trekwan Covington, were shot and killed Wednesday when 41-year-old Andrew Michaelis fired more than 90 rounds at Simpson's home on New Moon Drive.Trekwan Covington's father Kelly Covington said he was at work when his ex-wif...
    A grandfather and his 10-year-old grandson were killed Wednesday morning when the man's son-in-law fired more than 90 rounds at his home just outside of Fayetteville. The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office said 61-year-old Gary Simpson, and Simpson's 10-year-old grandson, Trekwan Covington, were shot and killed Wednesday when 41-year-old Andrew Michaelis fired more than 90 rounds at Simpson's home on New Moon Drive.Trekwan Covington's father Kelly Covington said he was at work when his ex-wif...
  • THP investigating bicycle vs car crash in Carter County

    THP investigating bicycle vs car crash in Carter County

    The Tennessee Highway Patrol and Carter County Sheriff's Department are investigating a Thursday night crash that sent a bicyclist to the hospital with life threatening injuries.A car traveling on the Elizabethton Highway was making a turn onto King Springs Road when the vehicle struck a bicycle with a male rider.The bicyclist was transported to the Johnson City Medical Center.There occupants of the car were not injured.THP at the scene of the crash said that the bicycle was not equipped with...
    The Tennessee Highway Patrol and Carter County Sheriff's Department are investigating a Thursday night crash that sent a bicyclist to the hospital with life threatening injuries.A car traveling on the Elizabethton Highway was making a turn onto King Springs Road when the vehicle struck a bicycle with a male rider.The bicyclist was transported to the Johnson City Medical Center.There occupants of the car were not injured.THP at the scene of the crash said that the bicycle was not equipped with...
  • Morristown doctor home in quarantine after treating Ebola in Africa

    Morristown doctor home in quarantine after treating Ebola in Africa

    An East Tennessee doctor treating Ebola patients in West Africa has just returned home after being evacuated by the aid group he was working for.
    An East Tennessee doctor treating Ebola patients in West Africa has just returned home after being evacuated by the aid group he was working for.
  • Topless thong-clad woman vandalizes Pinellas Park McDonald's

    Topless thong-clad woman vandalizes Pinellas Park McDonald's

    Thursday, July 31 2014 11:57 AM EDT2014-07-31 15:57:09 GMT
    Surveillance video of a topless, thong-clad woman vandalizing a McDonald’s is from a St. Petersburg McDonald’s restaurant.Surveillance video of a topless, thong-clad woman vandalizing a McDonald’s is from a St. Petersburg McDonald’s restaurant.
    A Pinellas Park woman shown topless and wearing a thong as she vandalizes a Pinellas Park McDonald's was arrested for criminal mischief.
    A Pinellas Park woman shown topless and wearing a thong as she vandalizes a Pinellas Park McDonald's was arrested for criminal mischief.

  • Giraffe dies after smashing head on low highway bridge

    Giraffe dies after smashing head on low highway bridge

    Thursday, July 31 2014 3:37 PM EDT2014-07-31 19:37:45 GMT
    A giraffe has been killed after smashing its head on a bridge while being transported dangerously on a highway in South Africa, wildlife officials said Thursday.
    A giraffe has been killed after smashing its head on a bridge while being transported dangerously on a highway in South Africa, wildlife officials said Thursday.
  • MUGS: 27 Arrests Made In Greenville Co. Prostitution Sting

    MUGS: 27 Arrests Made In Greenville Co. Prostitution Sting

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:45 PM EDT2014-07-30 20:45:42 GMT
    The operation started July 17 and targeted areas including Old Buncombe Road, Whitehorse Road and hotels in the southern portion of the county, according to sheriff’s office.
    The operation started July 17 and targeted areas including Old Buncombe Road, Whitehorse Road and hotels in the southern portion of the county, according to sheriff’s office.
  • National Education Study Ranks NC In Top 10

    National Education Study Ranks NC In Top 10

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:51 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:51:32 GMT
    A study published by the American Legislative Exchange Council has ranked all of the states in the US in terms of education.
    A study published by the American Legislative Exchange Council has ranked all of the states in the US in terms of education.
  • Wash. Co, Va. deputies arrest Meadowview man for identity theft

    Wash. Co, Va. deputies arrest Meadowview man for identity theft

    Thursday, July 31 2014 2:58 PM EDT2014-07-31 18:58:29 GMT
    Washington County, Va. Sheriff’s Office arrested a Meadowview, Va. man on numerous felony charges Wednesday involving identity theft.
    Washington County, Va. Sheriff’s Office arrested a Meadowview, Va. man on numerous felony charges Wednesday involving identity theft.
  • Elizabethton Police arrests 19-year-old on rape charges

    Elizabethton Police arrests 19-year-old on rape charges

    Thursday, July 31 2014 12:59 PM EDT2014-07-31 16:59:12 GMT
    Jonathan ColeJonathan Cole
    Elizabethton Police Department arrested a 19-year-old man Wednesday following an investigation into rape back in May.
    Elizabethton Police Department arrested a 19-year-old man Wednesday following an investigation into rape back in May.
  • Cop reunites stolen bike with owner via Reddit

    Cop reunites stolen bike with owner via Reddit

    Sunday, July 27 2014 5:46 AM EDT2014-07-27 09:46:55 GMT
    Photo courtesy: KOINPhoto courtesy: KOIN
    A Portland cop is getting free coffee from a user of the online community Reddit after reuniting him with his bike, KOIN reports.
    A Portland cop is getting free coffee from a user of the online community Reddit after reuniting him with his bike, KOIN reports.
  • State Top Ten Most Wanted suspect located in Morristown

    State Top Ten Most Wanted suspect located in Morristown

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:02:18 GMT
    Nathan McCollumNathan McCollum
    After just two days on state’s Top Ten Most Wanted list, state, county and federal law enforcement arrested a man wanted on numerous charges, including aggravated kidnapping.
    After just two days on state’s Top Ten Most Wanted list, state, county and federal law enforcement arrested a man wanted on numerous charges, including aggravated kidnapping.
  • Friends mourn local MMA fighter murdered in Kingsport

    Friends mourn local MMA fighter murdered in Kingsport

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:45:10 GMT
    Woodbury recently won his first belt in an MMA fight.Woodbury recently won his first belt in an MMA fight.
    Kingsport Police are looking for Lucky Anthony Ross , 37, also known as "Ant".
    Kingsport Police are looking for Lucky Anthony Ross , 37, also known as "Ant".
  • Mobile food truck vendor ordinance non-existent in Johnson City

    Mobile food truck vendor ordinance non-existent in Johnson City

    Thursday, July 31 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-07-31 22:10:06 GMT
    A brand new food truck in Johnson City is finding out it is having trouble fitting in, and its not because of what they are serving.
    A brand new food truck in Johnson City is finding out it is having trouble fitting in, and its not because of what they are serving.
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  • SC baby found 12 lbs under weight in filth, parents vanish, authorities say

    SC baby found 12 lbs under weight in filth, parents vanish, authorities say

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:49 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:49:56 GMT
    Garten and Schultz..Garten and Schultz..
    Authorities are looking for parents of a baby boy who have fled since their house was checked by DSS and baby taken by authorities last week, officials said. On Friday July 25 officers responded to a home on Jesse Round Lane in Colleton County for
    Authorities are looking for parents of a baby boy who have fled since their house was checked by DSS and baby taken by authorities last week, officials said. On Friday July 25 officers responded to a home on Jesse Round Lane in Colleton County for
  • MUGS: 27 Arrests Made In Greenville Co. Prostitution Sting

    MUGS: 27 Arrests Made In Greenville Co. Prostitution Sting

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:45 PM EDT2014-07-30 20:45:42 GMT
    The operation started July 17 and targeted areas including Old Buncombe Road, Whitehorse Road and hotels in the southern portion of the county, according to sheriff’s office.
    The operation started July 17 and targeted areas including Old Buncombe Road, Whitehorse Road and hotels in the southern portion of the county, according to sheriff’s office.
  • Camp In Spartanburg Co. Under Investigation

    Camp In Spartanburg Co. Under Investigation

    Friday, August 1 2014 4:18 AM EDT2014-08-01 08:18:31 GMT
    Spartanburg County deputies are investigating a camp in Inman.Spartanburg County deputies are investigating a camp in Inman.

    Spartanburg County deputies are investigating a camp in Inman after too many children were found at the facility.

    Spartanburg County deputies are investigating a camp in Inman after too many children were found at the facility.

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