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Police: Kingsport man tried to smother ex-girlfriend in plastic

Nick Shepherd • Apr 26, 2013 at 11:15 AM

KINGSPORT — A Kingsport man has been charged with attempted murder and kidnapping after allegedly trying to smother his ex-girlfriend with plastic and holding her against her will.

Casey Gibson, 36, Leeland Drive, was arrested and charged with attempted murder, kidnapping, aggravated burglary and theft over $1,000.

The incident occurred when Gibson’s ex-girlfriend showed up at his home to collect some of her belongings. Once she was there, Gibson began screaming at her. He then placed a large piece of plastic on her head causing her to black out.