ELIZABETHTON — Elizabethton police say a shot fired soon after they arrived at a city motel Thursday afternoon was a suicide.
ELIZABETHTON — Police shot and killed a man early Saturday morning after he assaulted them, according to news releases issued by the Elizabethton Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
A Washington County Sheriff’s Office deputy and a Johnson City Police Department officer received top honors in the graduating class at Walters State Community College’s Basic Law Enforcement Academy.
ELIZABETHTON — An Elizabethton woman was arrested Thursday after an accusation that she assaulted her neighbor with a stick when he asked her to turn down the sound on her music.
ELIZABETHTON — Two officers involved in a fatal shooting on Academy Street have been placed on administrative leave until the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation completes its investigation.
ELIZABETHTON — Why do children end up in the juvenile justice system? That’s the question former FBI agent Christopher Freeze posed to citizens, and a police officer, during a lecture in Elizabethton Tuesday afternoon.
A Johnson City teenager was charged after a hit-and-run crash Saturday that involved an Elizabethton police officer, according to a Tennessee Highway Patrol spokesman.
ELIZABETHTON — Police have scheduled a 3:30 p.m. news conference today to discuss the weekend fatal shooting in Elizabethton.
Carter County and Elizabethton emergency units discovered and recovered the body of Peter Iles, 75, from his home on Saturday. A tree fell on the master bedroom of the house where Iles had been in bed.
A Carter County grand jury returned a true bill charging each with aggravated child abuse and aggravated child neglect.
ELIZABETHTON — A large drug roundup that began Tuesday is winding down and a press conference was held in the conference room of the Carter County Sheriff’s Department to discuss its success.
A woman whose 3-year-old son drowned in Buffalo Creek at Meadowbrook Trailer Park in May has been indicted by a Carter County grand jury on a murder charge.
ELIZABETHTON — Elizbethton Police Chief Jason Shaw has promoted Sgt. Shane Darling to captain and assigned him as commander of the department's Criminal Investigation Division.
ELIZABETHTON — Police responding to a call about shoplifting at Walmart led to charges being placed on three people, including drug and weapons violations on one person.
The scenic beauty of the Tweetsie Trail was interrupted this week by a racist eyesore. But this isn’t the first time something like this has happened. The recent vandalism happened near the jurisdictional line between Johnson City and Elizabethton at Tweetsie Trail’s Milligan Depot.