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Murder Charge: Fourth arrest made in double homicide

Teresa Jane Miller, 46, was arrested Wednesday, March 27, at her residence
at 541 Clifton Heights, in Newport, and charged with four counts of first-degree
murder. Miller was detained briefly at the Cocke County Jail Annex before being
transported to the Greene County jail. Seen leave the Cocke County Jail Annex,
right to left, are: Miller, an unidentified Greene County officer, Cocke County
Sheriff Armando Fontes, another unidentified Greene County officer, and Cocke
County Chief Deputy John Carrell.
Published: 8:32 AM, 03/28/2013 Last updated: 8:32 AM, 03/28/2013

Author: Nelson Morais
Source: The Newport Plain Talk

NEWPORT-Teresa Jane Miller, 46, was arrested at her home at 541 Clifton Heights Road, in Newport, on Wednesday, March 27, after a Greene County grand jury met on March 26 and issued a presentment indictment for four counts of first-degree murder.

The charges are a part of the investigation of the double-homicide of Courtney Thompson and Terrence Stewart that took place on March 11, 2012, in Greene County.

The two bodies were located approximately one mile from the Cocke County/Greene County line on Highway 321 (the Newport Highway). 

For more details, please see the Thursday edition of the Newport Plain Talk.

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