A Limestone man held a convenience store clerk hostage for six hours Sunday night and early Monday morning while patrol officers and SWAT members negotiated with the armed gunman, police said.
A Georgia man driving a rental car with Florida tags who enticed a 10-year-old girl to get in his vehicle, bought her food and a BB gun and even took her by his hotel to show her the pool was arraigned on kidnapping and other charges Friday in a Jonesborough courtroom.
Johnson City police said a Georgia man lured a minor into his vehicle Wednesday and took the child to a hotel, resulting in his arrest on a kidnapping charge Thursday. Police also reported finding pornographic images of another minor on the man’s
Jul 11, 2019 at 5:41 PM
A man told police he was kidnapped from a Johnson City convenience market, thrown into a car and held for several days in Carter County before escaping, resulting in two arrests early Sunday morning.
Police charged a convicted felon with aggravated kidnapping and other offenses Tuesday after a chase in Johnson City.
A Johnson City business’ human resources employee instructed its security officer to not call police after an employee reported seeing a co-worker abducted in the parking lot, which delayed the investigation for nearly four hours, according to a police report released Friday.
BUTLER — The Carter County Sheriff’s Department arrested a man Sunday on charges he assaulted a woman and took their two children.
Johnson City police arrested a man Wednesday after an investigation into two separate incidents in which police said Randy Chapman, 46, was identified as the main suspect.
BLOUNTVILLE — A Sullivan County teen who triggered an Amber Alert after leaving home with a 52-year-old man has been located, while the man is now jailed without bond.
A man wanted on a kidnapping charge in North Carolina was arrested Wednesday in Johnson City as he was released from a local hospital.
With the possibility of 60 years in prison staring him in the face on rape, kidnapping and assault charges , a Johnson City man took a plea agreement Tuesday on some of the charges that cut his sentence dramatically.
Kidnapping charges against three people jailed in Johnson County in connection to a missing North Carolina man were upgraded Wednesday to include first-degree murder after a prosecutor made a motion in Johnson County General Sessions Court.
Four people have been arrested for their alleged roles in the disappearance of a Burke County, North Carolina, man.
A Carter County man charged with kidnapping and assaulting his landlord won’t be going to trial as scheduled early next month after he failed to show up for a motion hearing in the case Monday.
Holly Bobo was 20 when she disappeared from her home in the rural West Tennessee town of Parsons in April 2011. Authorities say her remains were found in September 2014 by two men in woods not far from her home in Decatur County.