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Man shot and killed after showing gun while being served a warrant
attempting to serve this capias, there was a police-involved shooting. And as I and Sheriff (Armando) Fontes do, we asked for an independent agency to come in to do the investigation, in this case, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation."
Police identify man killed after metal wind skirt from tractor-trailer enters car
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Police have identified a man who was struck and killed Sunday when a tractor-trailer piece flew into his vehicle while driving on I-40 west in Knoxville. Knoxville police on Monday identified Mark Elliott, 71, of St. Louis, Missouri as the victim who was struck and killed b
1 sent to hospital, 3 arrested after Greeneville shooting
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Police in Greeneville say that a woman and two other people were arrested after a shooting that happened Friday morning. The Greeneville Police Department said Lauren Satterfield, 20, has been charged with attempted second degree murder. Police investigators say Satterfi
Charge Upgraded In Friday Shooting
A charge of attempted second-degree murder against 20-year-old Lauren Kaylene Satterfield has been amended by the district attorney general’s office to attempted first-degree murder.Satterfield, 20, is charged in connection with the shooting Friday in Greeneville of her boyfriend, 22-year-old Timoth
East Tennessee man wanted for sexual exploitation of a minor shot, killed by police
After making entry to the home to execute the warrants, Williamson produced a weapon. An officer from each agency both fired shots, striking and killing Williamson.
Cocke County man shot, killed in confrontation with officers
Officers entered the home around 5 a.m. and found Williamson. The TBI says he drew a weapon, which resulted in a Cocke County deputy and a Newport police officer firing shots, hitting Williamson. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
TBI to investigate officer involved shooting
According to the TBI, the subject produced a weapon which resulted in one Cocke County deputy and one Newport officer firing shots, striking him. He was pronounced dead at the scene. No officers were injured during the incident.
BREAKING: Greeneville Police investigating shooting
Greeneville, TN (WJHL) - Greeneville Police Department is investigating a shooting that has occurred at 301 Pine Street in Greeneville.Investigators tell us one person was injured and transported to the hospital.We have a crew in route and will keep you updated as information comes available.
TBI investigating officer-involved shooting in Cocke County
TBI said the Newport Police Department and Cocke County Sheriff's Office traveled to the 2000 block of Highway 160 to serve William David Williamson, 61, with a warrant, charging him with 14 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor.
Athens man charged with homicide in Madisonville
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says Christopher Garrett, 26, was in the passenger seat and Strickland was in the backseat of a car being driven by a woman near the 3700 block of Highway 411. Investigators say Garrett and Strickland got into an argument and at one point, the driver heard a pop
Man dies in freak accident
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VIDEO: Bear spotted walking around Gatlinburg hotel
GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WATE) - A bear was spotted in at a Gatlinburg hotel on Saturday, and it was all caught on camera.
SWAT team called after man barricades himself inside Jonesborough home Sunday
However the suspect, identified by authorities as 48-year-old Michael Curtis, had barricaded himself inside the home with several firearms.
Greeneville Board, School System Begins Strategic Planning
Conversations about updating the Greeneville City Schools strategic plan began Sunday during the Greeneville Board of Education's fall retreat.The school board began discussions in five goal areas. The discussions were informed by data shared earlier in the retreat, such as student enrollment update
Felon ordered to treatment after DUI
A Hawkins County crystal-meth dealer, released from federal prison on Aug. 3 after serving a 52-month sentence, ran aground at high speed in Morristown 64 days later, and on Thursday was back before a federal judge, according to court documents.While returning to the federal courthouse in Greenevill
Suspect sought in Friday morning shooting in Greeneville
According to messages issued by GPD Assistant Chief Michael Crum, investigators are currently looking for Lauren Kaylene Satterfield, 20, of Limestone. They have a warrant for her arrest on an attempted second degree murder charge.
BREAKING: Second person charged from Friday Greene County shooting
In a report issued from the office, Officer Shawn Hinkle stopped a vehicle that was involved in a shooting on Kiser Boulvard near Snapps Ferry Road. The driver, Joshua Brogdon, had a warrant out of Greene County for child support and contempt of court from Unicoi County.
Storm Team 11: Sunny and Cool, Freeze Warning Tonight
Trending StoriesLocal HeadlinesStorm Team 11: Coldest Weather of the SeasonFreezing conditions expected tonight.Read More »2 hours agoFire crews working structure fire on Unicoi DriveUNICOI COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL) - Multiple fire departments are working to put out a structure fire in Unicoi County.Read
Settlement reached in Ferris wheel lawsuits
The Associated PressLaw enforcement cordon off the area surrounding the Ferris wheel Aug. 8, 2016, after three children fell from the ride during a county fair in Greenville, Tenn.
Fire crews working structure fire on Unicoi Drive
Courtesy: Aisha ReedUNICOI COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL) - Multiple fire departments are working to put out a structure fire in Unicoi County.Dispatch tells News Channel 11 that firefighters were called to 5949 Unicoi Drive around 1 a.m. Sunday.A viewer who sent us a photo of the fire tells us that building