Sullivan County

Kingsport man charged with selling drugs to undercover officers

SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn. - A Kingsport man faces charges in Sullivan County, Tennessee.  He's accused of selling drugs to undercover detectives.

The Sullivan County Sheriff's office says 32-year-old Brian Evans was arrested Thursday.

Officers say Evans was unaware he called a narcotics detective Tuesday, after finding his number in his phone, and told him he had drugs he needed to sell.  Deputies say, Evans set up a meeting with the detective for Thursday afternoon, and that's when, officers say, Evans sold the detectives several suboxone pills.

Evans was arrested and charged with sale/delivery of schedule three drugs and driving on a revoked license.  Officers say he also had an outstanding warrant for violation of probation.

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