Rounds of heavy rain will begin to move into the area later tonight, leading to the increased potential for flooding. A Flood Watch is in effect for the entire area from now through Thursday and a Winter Storm Warning goes into effect tomorrow. As we head into Wednesday, temperatures will drop and transition our rain to sleet and eventually to snow. Most of the area could see several inches of snow and sleet before it's all said and done. Keep it locked right here for updates.
TAZEWELL, Tn. (WYMT/WVLT) - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation
arrested 64 year-old Larry Hazelett. Investigators say he shot and killed 56 year-old Gary Butcher of Payne Circle in Tazewell.
Around 8:00 p.m. Saturday, the Tazewell Police Department responded to multiple 911 calls at 2385 Old Highway 25-E, in Tazewell. There, officers discovered Butcher shot multiple times.
They say he got into a fight with Hazelett. Hazelett got a gun from his vehicle and shot Butcher, who died at the scene.
TBI charged Hazelett with one count of criminal homicide.