Recent Incident Reports

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Johnson City man charged with robbery of delivery man

Johnson City Police arrested a man and charged him with robbing a delivery man at gunpoint.

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Man charged with stealing from construction site

A Johnson City man is accused of stealing equipment worth $30,000 from a construction site.


Watauga County man charged with sexual assault of teenager

A Western North Carolina man is accused of sexually assaulting a teenager.

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Man charged with stealing donation jar

A Kingsport man was charged with stealing a donation jar from a business.

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Two wanted shoplifting suspects arrested

Kingsport Police have arrested two people who were wanted in a shoplifting incident.

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Lee County man sentenced to 520 years in child pornography conviction

A Southwest Virginia man will likely spend this rest of his life in prison.

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Man charged with assault of 85-year-old

An Abingdon, Virginia man is accused of assaulting an 85-year-old woman.

Bristol, Tennessee Police Department

11 arrested, 9 still wanted in Bristol drug round-up

A drug round-up in Bristol, Tennessee led to the arrest of several people, and officers searching for more.

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Suspected DUI stop reveals meth, mushrooms, other drugs

Washington County, Virginia deputies ended up getting a search warrant after a traffic stop revealed more than expected.


57 charged, get total of 304 years in widespread meth investigation

Methamphetamine conspiracy investigations landed 57 defendants from several counties in Tennessee in Federal prison for a total of 304 years.

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Police: Man tampered with meter to get free water

Church Hill deputies arrested a man who was suspected of stealing water by tampering with a meter.

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Two men wanted in theft of five vehicles from lot

Officials are looking for two men who allegedly stole five vehicles from the J&J Auto Sales lot on North John B. Dennis Highway.

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Domestic violence call ended in standoff, charges

A domestic violence call at a home in Washington County, Tennessee ended with a three-hour standoff.


Police: Shoplifting suspect asked to borrow plain clothes officer's phone

Kingsport Police say a theft suspect asked a plain clothes officer to borrow his phone after walking out of a grocery store with items worth over $600.


Saltville man charged with sexual battery of children under 13

A Saltville man is being charged with sexually abusing children.


Surveillance Video

SURVEILLANCE VIDEO: Dempsey's Jewelry theft


Johnson City Police say the woman in this video walked out of a jewelry store carrying several rings worth over $90,000.


SURVEILLANCE VIDEO: Home invasion suspect shot


This surveillance footage of a home invasion suspect shows the man arriving at the home, and then running to his vehicle and leaving after being shot by the homeowner. Click here to read more about the investigation.


Most Wanted

Disclaimer: All information on this page is public record and was taken from area law enforcement agencies. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


Best of the worst: Mug shot hall of shame

Michael Whitington mug shot

Check out these lookers who ran into the law.


Local mug shots: November 2014

11-26-14 Harry Boma Patterson

Mug shots on the WCYB Crime Report are from local law enforcement agencies and are public record. All persons in these photos were charged and are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Being arrested does not imply guilt and under no circumstances does News 5 claim or imply anyone on the WCYB Crime Report is guilty of a crime.


Meth conspiracy arrests


Methamphetamine Conspiracy investigations landed 57 defendants in Federal prison for a total of 304 years. All photos courtesy of the Washington County Sheriff's Office.