KPD e-Press Release: Domestic Violence, Kidnapping, Custodial Interference, Aggravated Assault

Kingsport Police Department

Press Release

Incident Information

Type of Incident Domestic Violence, Kidnapping, Custodial Interference, Aggravated Assault
Date & Time July 28, 2013

Approximately 4:45 PM

Location of Incident Model City Apartments

1000 Stonegate Road, Apartment F1

Kingsport, TN

Victim Nashanda Arnold and her Minor Children (names will not be released)

Suspect Information

Name Christopher S. Wilson
Date of Birth/Age 8/16/1989

23 Years of Age

Race/Sex White/Male
Address 1309 Mimosa Drive

Kingsport, TN 37660

General Narrative

An individual has been arrested for Kidnapping, Custodial Interference, and Aggravated Assault in a Domestic Violence Incident at Model City Apartments.

On July 28, 2013 at approximately 4:45 PM, Kingsport Police Patrol Officers responded to Model City Apartments, 1000 Stonegate Road, Apartment F1, in Kingsport in reference to a kidnapping.

Victim, Nashanda Arnold reported that her boyfriend, Christopher Wilson, had assaulted her and kidnapped her two young children. Mr. Wilson is the father of one of these children; however, Ms. Arnold has full custody. The other child is of no relation to Wilson. Ms. Arnold stated that while she was holding the youngest child, Mr. Wilson grabbed her around the throat, choked her, slammed her head against the wall, and knocked her to the ground. While Ms. Arnold was on the ground, Mr. Wilson forcefully pulled the youngest child from her grasp. Mr. Wilson fled the scene with both children in a white Chevy van. While K.P.D. officers were still on scene, Mr. Wilson returned with the youngest child. The older child was located at the home of a relative.

Christopher Wilson was arrested and charged with the following:

1) Kidnapping

2) Custodial Interference

3) Aggravated Assault

For additional information, please contact:

Ptl. Thomas M. Patton

K.P.D. Community Relations & Crime Prevention Unit

423-229-9433

ThomasMPatton@KingsportTN.gov

Releasing Officer Ptl. Thomas M. Patton

K.P.D. Community Relations & Crime Prevention Unit

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