KPD e-News Release: Kingsport Police Investigating Suspicious Death at Bruce Street Residence

Kingsport Police Department

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

ThomasMPatton • 423-229-9433 (Desk) • 423-224-2786 (FAX)

SUBJECT: Kingsport Police Investigating Suspicious Death at Bruce Street Residence
DATE: March 24, 2017
CASE #: 17-006703
On Friday, March 24, 2017 at approximately 11:15 AM, Kingsport Central Dispatch was notified of the death of an individual at a residence located in the 2300 block of Bruce Street in Kingsport. Officers from the Kingsport Police Patrol and Criminal Investigations Divisions responded to the scene and found a deceased adult female inside the residence.

Detectives are currently in the process of thoroughly investigating this incident as a suspicious death. The decedent will be sent to the Medical Examiner’s Office at the Quillen College of Medicine in Johnson City for autopsy. As this remains an active investigation that is still in its infancy, absolutely no additional details will be released at this time.

Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit

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