GATE CITY, Va. — A Weber City police officer's charge of excessive force against a juvenile has been dropped, but the Virginia State Police has now been asked to conduct an independent investigation of the allegations.
GATE CITY, Va. — A large stash of meth, heroin and nearly $23,000 in cash has allegedly been seized from an Ohio pair who police say were traveling recklessly in Scott County with a child in their vehicle.
KINGSPORT — A woman was jailed Thursday after allegedly forcing her way into a closed accessory store at the Fort Henry Mall, dragging an employee out into the hallway, and then crashing into a display to scatter merchandise.
GATE CITY, Va. — Inflicting a concussion to a juvenile has spurred charges against a Weber City police officer, according to the Scott County Sheriff's Office, and more arrests in the incident are pending.
A resident of East Sullivan Street found unknown and unwanted company in her home Thursday evening — and napping soundly in her bed.
A Blountville man who fatally shot a Lynn Garden resident to rob him of marijuana and money — and once incarcerated, briefly escaped from jail — has now pleaded guilty to first-degree murder and other charges.
A Kingsport patrol officer on East Stone Drive spotted the driver of a pickup "hold his cell phone up about his head and begin to take pictures while the vehicle was in motion."
Shortly after 3 a.m., police were alerted to a fight outside Rain Nite Life on West Stone Drive. Upon arrival, they had to disperse "a large crowd spread over the front parking lot."
KINGSPORT — As a woman departed a Lynn Garden business on Sunday, a stranger allegedly jumped in her car, issued threats and made her drive him around town.
At 6 a.m., a 60-year-old resident of Jersey Street was awakened by someone kicking in her door. She then found an unknown woman in her home and had to forcibly push the intruder out of the house.