Nov. 27, 2012 @ 04:11 PM

Man stabbed in attempted burglary

A local man was in stable condition Tuesday afternoon after a burglar allegedly stabbed him inside his home Monday night.

Nov. 21, 2012 @ 12:29 AM

Teen charged in assault

Police chief Jack Baldwin said his officers charged a juvenile with aggravated assault Friday after an alleged attack Thursday in the river area behind the Pigeon Forge waste plant left another juvenile with injuries.

Nov. 21, 2012 @ 12:27 AM

Three charged in robbery at poker game

A trio of people who hatched and executed a plan to rob a small stakes poker game at a local apartment are now facing felony charges.

Nov. 21, 2012 @ 12:02 AM

Man convicted of crimes against girlfriend

A man accused of holding his girlfriend against her will for five days in a Pigeon Forge motel has been convicted by a Sevier County jury.

Nov. 16, 2012 @ 12:10 AM

Grand jury hands down indictments

SEVIERVILLE —The Sevier County grand jury met recently to review allegations in dozens of different charges.

A grand jury is a panel of randomly selected county residents who meet in private to review criminal allegations to determine whether there is enough evidence to justify proceeding with a trial. It does not determine guilt or innocence.

Nov. 15, 2012 @ 06:03 PM

Sentencing reset again for Kerley, Whaley

A federal judge has once again rescheduled the sentencing hearing for a local attorney and developer who were convicted earlier this year on federal fraud charges.

Attorney Jerry Kerley and developer Jeffrey Whaley were convicted in May on charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud affecting a financial institution, wire fraud affecting a financial institution relating to the purchase of real property, bank fraud in submitting a false HUD-1 statement relating to the purchase of real property, false statements to a bank relating to the purchase of real property and money laundering relating to the purchase of real property.