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Limestone woman charged with attempted murder of man in Kingsport

Staff reports • Oct 15, 2012 at 9:59 AM

KINGSPORT - A woman from Limestone was charged Sunday in a shooting incident Friday night in Kingsport, according to a news release.

Kingsport police charged Cathy McMackin, 57, 101 Glendale Road, Limestone, with attempted first-degree murder.

She was being held in the Kingsport jail.

According to Kingsport police, officers were called to 3633 Montclair Road around 11:40 p.m. Friday to investigate a shooting.

Dino Austin was found inside with a gunshot would to his leg.

He was taken to Holston Valley Hospital, treated and released.

Police began looking for McMackin shortly after the shooting. She was found Sunday.