KPD e-News Release: Featured Fugitive Sought for Repeatedly Evading Officers to Avoid Apprehension (Suspect in Custody)

Kingsport Police Department

Dale Phipps, Chief of Police

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

http://KingsportTN.gov/City-Services/Police-Departmentwww.KingsportPDBlog.com

NEWS RELEASE
SUBJECT: Featured Fugitive Sought for Repeatedly Evading Officers to Avoid Apprehension (Suspect in Custody)
DATE: September 27, 2021
CASE #: 21-010392

21-011508

21-017845

GENERAL NARRATIVE
Suspect in Custody: On September 24, 2021 at approximately 9:45 PM, Daniel C. Brooks was taken into custody without incident at Model City Apartments, located at 1000 Stonegate Road in Kingsport.

As previously released:

Update: This news release has been updated to include important additional information that was inadvertently omitted from the original version.

In addition to the charges highlighted below, Daniel C. Brooks is also wanted on a separate outstanding felony warrant for Aggravated Burglary in reference to an incident that occurred on May 20, 2021. Mr. Brooks is alleged to have forced his way into a home, located in the 1100 block of Dorothy Street in Kingsport, and threatening the residents while armed with both a knife and a gun. As such, he should be considered armed and dangerous.

Again, anyone who knows his current whereabouts is asked to contact the Kingsport Police Department at 423-246-9111.

Alternatively, if an individual who is able to supply information related to this or any other case wishes not to be identified, tips can be submitted anonymously via online “Citizen Feedback” forms available at the following link:

https://www.kingsporttn.gov/city-services/police-department/contact-us

As previously released:

Daniel C. Brooks currently has two (2) outstanding Sullivan County capias/bench warrants. One is for Driving While License is Suspended and Violation of Registration, while the other is for Violation of Probation on previous convictions for Simple Possession, Driving While License is Suspended, Resisting a Stop (2 counts), and Evading Arrest.

Kingsport Police Patrol Officers have attempted to serve these warrants on no less than three (3) occasions; however, Mr. Brooks has fled every time, evading officers to avoid apprehension. In doing so, he has accumulated several additional outstanding warrants for the charges of Evading Arrest (2 counts), Criminal Trespassing, Driving While License is Suspended, and Failure to Exercise Due Care.

As of the time of issuance of this news release, Mr. Brooks remains wanted and at large. He is a 36 year old white male adult. He is approximately 6 feet 1 inch tall, weighs roughly 185 pounds, and has salt and pepper hair and green eyes. His photograph has been included in this release.

Anyone who knows his current whereabouts is asked to contact the Kingsport Police Department at 423-246-9111.

Alternatively, if an individual who is able to supply information related to this or any other case wishes not to be identified, tips can be submitted anonymously via online “Citizen Feedback” forms available at the following link:

https://www.kingsporttn.gov/city-services/police-department/contact-us

WANTED FUGITIVE INFORMATION
Name Daniel C. Brooks
Age 36 Years of Age
Gender/Race Male/White
Height/

Weight

6 feet 1 inch

185 pounds

Hair/Eyes Salt and pepper hair

Green eyes

Residency Kingsport, TN
Charge(s) 1) Aggravated Burglary

2) Evading Arrest (2 counts)

3) Criminal Trespassing

4) Driving While License Suspended

5) Failure to Exercise Due Care

6) Also Wanted on Outstanding Sullivan County Capias/Bench Warrants for:

· Driving While License is Suspended

· Violation of Registration

· Violation of Probation on previous convictions for Simple Possession, Driving While License is Suspended, Resisting a Stop (2 counts), and Evading Arrest

RELEASING OFFICER
Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit

423-229-9433 (Desk) • 423-343-9749 (FAX)

ThomasMPatton

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