|Published: 10:17 AM, 04/11/2013
Author: Nelson Morais
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
NEWPORT-Tommy Costner said he shot about six .32-caliber
rounds at a vehicle that carried two or three white males who had just broken
into his residence, on Tuesday, April 9, in the afternoon, the Cocke County
Sheriff's Department reported.
Costner, of Arrowhead Road, in Newport, said he had been
asleep in his bedroom when he heard someone knocking on the side door of his
residence at about 2:30 p.m., Deputy Sheriff Danny Hartsell reported.
He said the suspects then moved to the front door and
beat on it.
Costner said he had gotten out of bed and was walking
through the living room, to the front door, when the suspects started beating
on the side door again, the report stated.
For more details, please see the Thursday edition of the Newport Plain Talk.
Subscribe to The Newport Plain Talk by clicking SUBSCRIBE.
Sign up for Breaking News emails from The Newport Plain Talk by clicking EMAIL ALERTS and inputting
your email address next to "Add Me" near the top right corner.