NEWPORT — A convicted sex offender has been charged with first-degree murder and rape in the death of 19-year-old Megan Maxwell in 2009.
Jeffrey Lee Stock, 43, was indicted by a Cocke County grand jury.
"Today, I'm on cloud nine," Lisa Maxwell said after the announcement of charges in her daughter's death by Sheriff Armando Fontes
"I've never not had a bit of sleep and felt so good. It feels like a mountain off my shoulders."