Tag Archives: Attempted murder

Rockwood Man Faces Attempted Murder Charge in Cumberland Co Shooting

CUMBERLAND COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, detectives with the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Department, and the 13th Judicial District Attorney General’s Office into a shooting Monday has resulted in an arrest. On March 11th, at the request of 13th Judicial District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI …

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Shooting in Roane County leaves one dead, one injured

On May 30, 2022, at approximately 3:00 PM, the Roane County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence on Jones Rd in Rockwood in reference to someone being shot.  When Deputies arrived, they found that the initial victim, a 58-year-old-male, had been transported to Roane Medical Center via private vehicle.  The …

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Details of Double Stabbing on Wednesday

More details were released today concerning a double stabbing in Roane County Wednesday. Warrants state deputies were summoned to a home at 380 Allison Drive. It states 37-year-old Mark Anthony Ferguson, Jr. came into the residence armed with two knives. He reportedly used the weapons to pierce Joshua William Ferguson …

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ABSTON ARRESTED FOR ATTEMPTED MURDER IN ROANE COUNTY

Roane County authorities took 46-year-old Arthur Alan Abston into custody early Sunday morning (Jan 3, 2021) for attempted murder and especially aggravated kidnapping. He was processed into the jail with an initial bond set at $450,000. Sheriff Jack Stockton tells us the incident took place Friday afternoon at a home …

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