|Published: 9:01 PM, 01/24/2014
||Last updated: 9:01 PM, 01/24/2014
Author: Nelson Morais
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
NEWPORT--Six people were arrested following
a melee with two officers in the middle of Highway 160 and Buffalo Road on
Friday morning, Jan. 24, the Cocke County Sheriff’s Department reported.
comments posted on Facebook allegedly precipitated the fight.
Sheriffs Hollis Emmons and Danny Hartsell responded to a call of a fight in
progress, arriving on the scene in 45 seconds, said Hollis.
officers found Brandon Louis Hall, 23, of Hartford, in a fight with William
Reese, 42, of Newport, according to the deputies’ report.
placed Hall and Reese in custody. Mary Reese, 40, of Newport, allegedly started
yelling at Corey Williams, 23, of Bybee.
allegedly told Mary Reese several times to calm down and stay at her vehicle.
deputies were investigating the situation when a white Lincoln Navigator driven
by Brittany Reese, 22, Newport, with two passengers‚ Logan Woods, and Jonathan
Reese, 19, of Newport‚ showed up, according to their report.
For more details, please see the weekend edition of the Newport Plain Talk.
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