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  • Intoxicated man threatens to stab the next person wh...

    Monday | via 

    KINGSPORT, Tenn. -- An intoxicated man threatened to stab the next person who scared him at a haunted forest and grabbed a juvenile working in the forest by the neck, according to a police report.


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  • Scott County deputies shoot, wound man

    Sep 6, 2018 | via Southwest Times 

    In keeping with standard procedure in law enforcement-involved shootings, Scott County Sheriff W. John Puckett requested State Police investigate the shooting. According to authorities, deputies responded at 8:18 p.m. Tuesday to a 911 call reporting a violent individual at a residence in the 1000 block of Daniel Boone Road.


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  • Carter captured in Tennessee

    Aug 29, 2018 | via 

    Shannon Michael Carter, the suspect in a Jackson County incident involving aggravated assault on a police officer, has been arrested in Tennessee. Carter was arrested earlier this week in Kingsport, Tenn., after officers initiated a traffic stop on Carter while searching for a stolen vehicle.


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  • Georgia man charged for hitting Kingsport officer wi...

    Aug 28, 2018 | via WBIR-TV Knoxville 

    The TBI said Shannon Michael Carter pinned an officer with a stolen vehicle and nearly hit two others as he fled. According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, officers arrested 25-year-old Shannon Michael Carter after he hit an officer and nearly struck two others with his vehicle off Truxton Drive.


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