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Clinton man charged with attempted murder - Oak Ridge Today

A Clinton man was charged with attempted first-degree murder and domestic assault after he allegedly grabbed a woman by the neck, tossed her out of a shower, and fired a handgun at her three times, court records said.

OAKRIDGETODAY.COM - 2018-08-18 04:06:55

Blount County man runs from traffic stop in handcuffs; search underway

Jaron D. Powers, 24, is wanted for a number of charges including felony escape, drug possession and violating probation.

WATE - 2018-08-17 19:14:58

Knoxville woman claims daughter tried to strangle, bite her

According to a police report, Hannah McClancy, 23, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault. The report claims that an officer responded to a call about a domestic situation at a residence on First avenue at about 8:25 a.m.

WVLT.TV - 2018-08-18 09:13:00

KCSO: Man wanted for attempted robbery in Knoxville arrested

The Knoxville Police Department reported that on Friday night a man wanted for attempting to rob a Knox County business was arrested. Rick Lewis was arrested after the KCSO Patrol Division made a traffic stop around 10:30 p.m. Lewis was charged with attempted aggravated robbery at a Dollar General l

TOPIX - 2018-08-19 00:47:11

BCSO: Man arrested after kidnapping, repeatedly beating woman

The Sheriff's office began their investigation Friday morning after deputies and investigators were called to an emergency room at a local hospital where a woman was brought in who had been severely beaten. Her injuries included a black eye, multiple cigarette burns on her body, and several cut and

WATE - 2018-08-18 18:25:29

Air Force Reserve plane makes emergency landing at McGhee Tyson

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) --An aircraft assigned to the 315th Airlift Wing at Joint Base Charleston in North Charleston, South Carolina made an emergency landing Friday at McGhee Tyson Airport.

WVLT.TV - 2018-08-17 15:05:00

Man charged with attempting to run down THP trooper during East Knox pursuit

William Earl Sharp, 33, of Andersonville, was arrested Aug. 15, five days after he dodged a Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper's gunfire and eluded authorities, arrest warrants state.

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2018-08-17 14:38:00

Friendsville man charged in rape of minor relative

A Friendsville man was arrested Friday and charged in the alleged rape of a minor relative.Scott Lynn Vandergriff, 36, West Vinegar Valley Road, was arrested on charges of rape and incest and jailed on bonds totaling $300,000 pending a 9 a.m. Wednesday hearing in Blount County General Sessions Court

DAILY TIMES - 2018-08-19 04:00:00

POLICE NEWS: Tractor-trailer driver killed in crash

A Tennessee man died in a single-vehicle crash near Middlebury Thursday morning.Gregory Dearing, 35, Briceville, Tennessee was killed after the tractor-trailer he was driving left U.S. 30 and crashed into a tree near C.R. 33 around 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Elkhart County police said in a news release.The


Bullet hole in window, non-sanitizing dishwasher, other violations cited at restaurants

Buy Photo(Photo: News Sentinel archives)The following restaurants were recently evaluated by the Knox County Health Department. Restaurant scores may change with follow-up visits. For more information on health scores, visitPerfect scoreLakeside Tavern,10911 Concord Park Drive: 100River Sports,2918

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2018-08-17 10:00:00

Chief Akagi retiring - Oak Ridge Today

1) Please use your real name, including last name. Please also use a valid e-mail address.2) Be civil. Don't insult others, attack their character, or get personal.3) Stick to the issues.4) No profanity.5) Keep your comments to a reasonable length and to a reasonable number per article.

OAKRIDGETODAY.COM - 2018-08-17 18:17:17

Woman, man dressed as woman wanted for robbing Knoxville cell phone store

Top Local StoriesNo low scores, plenty of high-scoring restaurants this weekWoman, man dressed as woman wanted for robbing Knoxville cell phone storeDandridge Bush Brothers facility fined after worker's death


Zoo Knoxville's matriarch African lion dies

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Zoo Knoxville announced Friday the death of its African lion named Sylvan, the 23-year-old matriarch of the zoo's lion pride.

WATE - 2018-08-17 18:51:55

Woman, and man dressed as a woman, sought after North Knox robbery

Knoxville police are working to identify this man, who robbed the AT&T store, 5400 Clinton Highway, on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, while wearing women's clothing.(Photo: Knoxville Police Department)

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2018-08-17 16:25:00

One killed, two hurt in head-on crash on Loves Creek Road in Knoxville

(Photo: Provided / Knoxville Police Department)One person was killed and two others injured in a crash that shut down Loves Creek Road in Knoxville on Monday afternoon, police said.Authorities responded at 3:38 p.m. to a two-vehicle crash on Loves Creek Road near Buffat Mill Road.Witnesses reported


DA: Wig-wearing Felony Lane Gang cell dismantled, five members convicted

Five members of the Felony Lane Gang, a Florida crime organization that recruits women to impersonate other women for identity theft, were charged with 15 felonies for identity theft, theft over $2,500 and burglary of a vehicle.


Worker rescued after Knox County tree-cutting accident

Spokesman Jeff Bagwell said a man was 50 feet in the air topping a tree, or cutting it down piece by piece, when one of the branches he was cutting swung around and pinned him against the tree, preventing him from getting down.


Police search for man accused of robbing Knoxville Fast Cash Plus

Knoxville Police have asked for help identifying and locating a man accused of robbing Fast Cash Plus on Clinton Highway.A white, heavyset male suspect, about 50 to 60 years old and 5'6" to 5'8" tall, allegedly robbed the store and took off in an older blue Toyota SUV, possibly a RAV4, with rear dam


Advisory issued against 2 fish species in Tennessee rivers

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee officials say elevated mercury levels have been found in two fish species in the downstream portions of the Pigeon and Nolichucky rivers, and a precautionary fish consumption advisory has been issued.The fish included in the advisory are smallmouth bass and channel


Woman stabbed in fight involving school children in Knoxville

Violent crime investigators responded and spoke with people who were involved or witnessed the incident; however, the witnesses refused to cooperate and the victim could not tell who actually stabbed her, KPD said in a statement.