KINGSPORT — A deputy arrested Dobyns-Bennett High School’s standout student-athlete Jonavan Gillespie on charges of driving under the influence, according to the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office.

Gillespie, 18, is a senior guard on the Dobyns-Bennett boys basketball team and a wide receiver on the football squad.

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