Archives for September 2018

Student Accused Of Making Threats

(GLADE SPRING) — A teenage girl is charged with making bomb threats last week inside Patrick Henry High School in Washington County, Virginia…Jim O’Reilly has more…

The 14-year-old unnamed female was responsible for a bomb threat written in a girl’s bathroom on Sept. 12 and leaving a note, stating a bomb was inside the school in the restroom on Sept. 13. Officials say the threats resulted in students being evacuated to the nearby football stadium while investigators with the Virginia State Police were brought in.

Investigators Announce Suspect In School Threat Case

(GLADE SPRING) — A teenage girl is charged with making bomb threats last week inside Patrick Henry High School in Washington County, Virginia.

The 14-year-old unnamed female was responsible for a bomb threat written in a girl’s bathroom on Sept. 12 and leaving a note, stating a bomb was inside the school in the restroom on Sept. 13.

Officials say the threats resulted in students being evacuated to the nearby football stadium while investigators with the Virginia State Police were brought in.

Burglary Bust In WCTN

(WASHINGTON COUNTY, TN) – Deputies in Washington County, TN arrest a man from Gray in connection to several area auto burglaries…Jim O’Reilly…

Investigators say the burglaries were happening overnight in the area of Molton Circle. William Edwards was taken into custody by officers dispatched to the area on a break in call. Edwards was found with other stolen items. He faces burglary and theft charges. He is held at the Washington County lockup on bond.

Edwards Held For Theft

(WASHINGTON COUNTY, TN) – Deputies in Washington County, TN arrest a man from Gray in connection to several area auto burglaries.

Investigators say the burglaries were happening overnight in the area of Molton Circle. William Edwards was taken into custody by officers dispatched to the area on a break in call. Edwards was found with other stolen items.

He faces burglary and theft charges. He is held at the Washington County lockup on bond.

Blountville Man Faces Break In Charges

(BRISTOL, TN) — A Blountville man is arrested for burglary at a Bristol, Tennessee home…Jim O’Reilly reports…

Sullivan County deputies respond to a Bonnie Drive address. The front door of the home was wide open when they arrive. Deputies go in…they hear footsteps from the upstairs floor…its not the resident. Randy Puckett comes down the stairs…saying he’s the owner of the home. The cops instead call the homeowner on his phone and the jig is up. A stack of valuables is found in the back yard and Puckett now has a court date later this week on a list of theft and burglary charges. Investigators think he may be connected to a series of other break ins in the area.

BTN Burglary Under Investigation

(BRISTOL, TN) — A Blountville man is arrested for burglary at a Bristol, Tennessee home.

Sullivan County deputies respond to a Bonnie Drive address. The front door of the home was wide open when they arrive. Deputies go in…they hear footsteps from the upstairs floor…it’s not the resident. Randy Puckett comes down the stairs…saying he’s the owner of the home. The cops instead call the homeowner on his phone and the jig is up.

A stack of valuables is found in the back yard and Puckett now has a court date later this week on a list of theft and burglary charges. Investigators think he may be connected to a series of other break ins in the area.

Man Wanted In KS Nabbed In Johnson City

(JOHNSON CITY) – Police in Johnson City get a man after he checks out of an area hotel…Jim O’Reilly has more…

Joshua Morton has a full extradition warrant out of Kansas. He was staying at the Red Roof Inn on Broyles. Somebody tipped off the police Morton was at that hotel…and they go into action. He wasn’t registered anymore but a quick search of the area netted Morton’s arrest. He is charged as a fugitive from justice.

Morton Picked Up For Extradition

(JOHNSON CITY) – Police in Johnson City get a man after he checks out of an area hotel.

Joshua Morton has a full extradition warrant out of Kansas. He was staying at the Red Roof Inn on Broyles.
Somebody tipped off the police Morton was at that hotel…and they go into action. He wasn’t registered anymore but a quick search of the area netted Morton’s arrest. He is charged as a fugitive from justice.

Arnett Awaits Sentencing After Deal

(JOHNSON CITY) – A woman charged in a deadly crash in Johnson City last year reaches a plea agreement with federal prosecutors…Jim O’Reilly reports…

13 year old Bryson Arnett died in the accident on VA property last November. The crash on government land giving the case federal jurisdiction. Alicia Carver was charged in the accident. Logan Oxendine was indicted in the case, also, back in April. In the plea deal, Carver pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter. She faces up to eight years in prison, along with as much as a quarter million dollar fine. Carver’s next court date is in November.

Federal Crash Case Update

(JOHNSON CITY) – A woman charged in a deadly crash in Johnson City last year reaches a plea agreement with federal prosecutors.

13 year old Bryson Arnett died in the accident on VA property last November. The crash on government land giving the case federal jurisdiction. Alicia Carver was charged in the accident. Logan Oxendine was indicted in the case, also, back in April.

In the plea deal, Carver pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter. She faces up to eight years in prison, along with as much as a quarter million dollar fine. Carver’s next court date is in November.