A former schoolteacher will spend up to ten years in federal prison for a bizarre murder-for-hire scheme that ultimately involved the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), Bitcoin and a potential assassin lurking in the shadows of...

Body found in Kyle case

Police investigating the disappearance of Desheena Kyle found a corpse Tuesday in a house in North Knox County.  Although details of the discovery were sparse, a Knoxville Police Department spokesperson confirmed the corpse was found in...
A 17-year-old boy who was shot two weeks ago by another teen in South Knoxville has died from his wounds, police said Friday. The boy was found lying next to a vehicle at 201 Stone Road...
As far as police can tell, it’s been more than three months since Desheena Kyle was last seen by any of her friends or family members. The 26-year-old Knoxville woman last spoke to one of her...
Police are searching for suspects in the wake of a very public gunfight that erupted Tuesday evening in the parking lot of West Town Mall.  The bullets apparently started flying when three men met to arrange...
Police say they know who killed a teenager during a shootout near an East Knoxville park on Monday.  There doesn’t appear to be any question about who the shooter was — they even took the suspect...
Another young life was claimed by street violence Monday in Knoxville, bringing the city one step closer to having its deadliest year ever, authorities said. A 19-year-old man was mortally wounded in a shooting near Morningside...
An alleged carjacker was killed when he crashed the stolen vehicle while fleeing from police in West Knoxville, authorities said Friday. The identity of the carjacking suspect, who was pronounced dead at the scene of the...
A pair of investigators from the Knoxville Police Department’s Organized Crime Unit were recognized for their work taking down a violent street gang at an awards ceremony last week in Nashville. Brandon Glover and Brandon Stryker...
A Knoxville man accused of killing one woman and shooting at another in two separate incidents was captured Tuesday more than 2,200 miles away from East Tennessee, authorities said.  Vincent Morrison, 31, was apprehended in Ramona,...