Teen Arrested In Connection With Deaths Of Two People At Watauga County Home

Apr 12, 2019

A 17-year-old was arrested Thursday in Johnson County, Tennessee in connection with the deaths of two people near Boone Wednesday night.    

Watauga County Sheriff Len Hagaman told the Wautaga Democrat deputies responding to a 911 call around 10:30 p.m. at a residence on Orchard Road in Deep Gap found a deceased man and a deceased woman outside the home. Hagaman said the department is treating the deaths as a domestic incident. 

The two victims were parents or guardians of at least eight children, according to the department. No other information has been released