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  • 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.
  • Couple's selfie photobombed by lightning bolt

    Couple's selfie photobombed by lightning bolt

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:56:28 GMT
    A couple vacationing in Mexico was almost hit by lightning, a few sources including Washington Post reported Tuesday.
    A couple vacationing in Mexico was almost hit by lightning, a few sources including Washington Post reported Tuesday.
  • College student still recovering 3 months after spider bite

    College student still recovering 3 months after spider bite

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:18 AM EDT2014-07-30 12:18:48 GMT
    A 19-year-old college student is continuing to recover after she was bitten by a brown recluse nearly three months ago.Jessica Blessing reached out to our Media General sister station News 2 WKRN, in response to a story reporter Nick Caloway recently did on how brown recluse activity rises during summer months."I don't think people take it serious. They just take it as a spider, and no one can ever get bit, and now ever since I've been bit and people see my pictures on Facebook, they talk to ...
    A 19-year-old college student is continuing to recover after she was bitten by a brown recluse nearly three months ago.Jessica Blessing reached out to our Media General sister station News 2 WKRN, in response to a story reporter Nick Caloway recently did on how brown recluse activity rises during summer months."I don't think people take it serious. They just take it as a spider, and no one can ever get bit, and now ever since I've been bit and people see my pictures on Facebook, they talk to ...
  • 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".
  • Boy, age 2, dies from burns after parents 'didn't know what to tell' doctors, police say

    Boy, age 2, dies from burns after parents 'didn't know what to tell' doctors, police say

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-07-28 20:50:42 GMT
    Perry and Redd and their home... Photos from WKRG..Perry and Redd and their home... Photos from WKRG..
    Pensacola Police have arrested two people after their toddler died from burns to the body about 2 weeks before his parents sought treatment, authorities say. The child, Bryson Redd, was burned over more than 40 percent
    Pensacola Police have arrested two people after their toddler died from burns to the body about 2 weeks before his parents sought treatment, authorities say. The child, Bryson Redd, was burned over more than 40 percent
  • NC inmates who stole deputy's truck at gunpoint arrested in Calhoun, GA

    NC inmates who stole deputy's truck at gunpoint arrested in Calhoun, GA

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:09 AM EDT2014-07-30 15:09:50 GMT
    The inmates,  Calvin Lee Metcalf, 20, Bakersville, NC, and Phillip Nicholas Metcalf, 25, Spruce Pine, assaulted a deputy in Avery County around 4 p.m. Tuesday, according to the McDowell County Sheriff's Office.The inmates, Calvin Lee Metcalf, 20, Bakersville, NC, and Phillip Nicholas Metcalf, 25, Spruce Pine, assaulted a deputy in Avery County around 4 p.m. Tuesday, according to the McDowell County Sheriff's Office.
    News Channel 11 has learned the escaped inmates who assaulted an Avery County deputy and stole his truck at gunpoint have been found. 
    News Channel 11 has learned the escaped inmates who assaulted an Avery County deputy and stole his truck at gunpoint have been found. 
  • Tuesday night wreck critically injures motorcycle driver; Greenwood Dr closed

    Tuesday night wreck critically injures motorcycle driver; Greenwood Dr closed

    Greenwood Drive was closed as the crash was being investigated.Greenwood Drive was closed as the crash was being investigated.
    A wreck involving two vehicles and a motorcycle critically injured one person Tuesday night.Two other people were taken to the hospital as well.The wreck happened just after 8 p.m. on Greenwood Drive two miles outside the Johnson City limits.
    A wreck involving two vehicles and a motorcycle critically injured one person Tuesday night.Two other people were taken to the hospital as well.The wreck happened just after 8 p.m. on Greenwood Drive two miles outside the Johnson City limits.
  • Sevierville man added to TBI's wanted list

    Sevierville man added to TBI's wanted list

    The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation had added a fugitive from Sevierville to its top 10 most wanted list.
    The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation had added a fugitive from Sevierville to its top 10 most wanted list.
  • Police: Naked Intruder Fell Asleep In Couple's Bed

    Police: Naked Intruder Fell Asleep In Couple's Bed

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:35 AM EDT2014-07-30 14:35:21 GMT
    A woman is out on appeal bond after admitting she shot a man over bad sex.A woman is out on appeal bond after admitting she shot a man over bad sex.
    A New Mexico man faces charges after authorities say a couple found him naked and sleeping in their bed. Investigators say 30-year-old Freddy Shelby of Albuquerque was arrested Sunday after the homeowners called police to report their unwanted mystery guest.
    A New Mexico man faces charges after authorities say a couple found him naked and sleeping in their bed. Investigators say 30-year-old Freddy Shelby of Albuquerque was arrested Sunday after the homeowners called police to report their unwanted mystery guest.
  • Boone's Creek neighborhood cleaning up after strong storms

    Boone's Creek neighborhood cleaning up after strong storms

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:52 AM EDT2014-07-28 15:52:10 GMT
    Storm damage in the Wiltshire Subdivision in Gray, TN Storm damage in the Wiltshire Subdivision in Gray, TN
    Folks who live on Wiltshire Drive in the Boone’s Creek community surveyed the damage left behind after Sunday’s storms. Almost every house on the street sustained some kind of damage. 
    Folks who live on Wiltshire Drive in the Boone’s Creek community surveyed the damage left behind after Sunday’s storms. Almost every house on the street sustained some kind of damage. 
  • Neighbor finds stolen property in tornado-damaged home

    Neighbor finds stolen property in tornado-damaged home

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:09 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:09:34 GMT
    Sunday, a tornado swept through the Rock Springs area of Kingsport leaving significant damage. Perhaps, the most extreme damage was found at 1912 Rock Springs Road where a home was almost destroyed. 
    Sunday, a tornado swept through the Rock Springs area of Kingsport leaving significant damage. Perhaps, the most extreme damage was found at 1912 Rock Springs Road where a home was almost destroyed. 
  • Dramatic doggie makeovers put new face to pet adoption

    Dramatic doggie makeovers put new face to pet adoption

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-07-29 21:14:31 GMT
    What a difference a bath can make! Millions of shelter dogs across the United States just need a little bit of grooming and TLC in order to shine, as evidenced by these photos.
    What a difference a bath can make! Millions of shelter dogs across the United States just need a little bit of grooming and TLC in order to shine, as evidenced by these photos.
  • 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.
  • Handful of Gov. Haslam's cabinet members receive bigger raises in recent years

    Handful of Gov. Haslam's cabinet members receive bigger raises in recent years

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:58:49 GMT
    The State of Tennessee didn't have the money to give its employees raises this year but a Community Watchdog investigation revealed in past years some of the governor's staffers quietly took home bigger raises than other state workers, with one collecting sizeable raises twice in the last four years.
    The State of Tennessee didn't have the money to give its employees raises this year but a Community Watchdog investigation revealed in past years some of the governor's staffers quietly took home bigger raises than other state workers, with one collecting sizeable raises twice in the last four years.
  • 1 killed in fiery crash involving tractor-trailers on I-40E near mm 364

    1 killed in fiery crash involving tractor-trailers on I-40E near mm 364

    All lanes of Interstate 40 East are back open after one person was killed in a fiery crash involving two tractor-trailers and a truck Tuesday morning.
    All lanes of Interstate 40 East are back open after one person was killed in a fiery crash involving two tractor-trailers and a truck Tuesday morning.
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