Kingsport Police Department

Press Release

Incident Information

Type of Incidents Wanted Person in Burglary of Church and Other Crimes
Date of Incidents 5/12/2013 through 5/14/2013 and 5/20/2013
Location of Incidents Residence and Storage Building

2517 Nathan Street

Kingsport, TN

Holy Mountain Baptist Church

3121 Ashley Street

Kingsport, TN

Suspect Information

Name Jeremy R. Stout
Date of Birth/Age 8/22/1984

28 Years of Age

Race/Sex White/Male
Address 1006 Laurelwood Drive, Apartment #2

Kingsport, TN

Height/Weight 5’5”

150 lbs.

General Narrative

Jeremy R. Stout is currently wanted by the Kingsport Police Department on outstanding warrants for 2 County of Burglary, Attempted Aggravated Burglary, Theft of Property over $500, Attempted Theft Under $500.

On May 12, 2013 at 5:45 PM, Jeremy Stout ran from 2517 Nathan Street when the resident came home and caught him in her storage building. Further investigation revealed that he had attempted to break into the residence as well. Sometime during the night of May 13-14, 2013, Stout returned to the scene, forced entry into the storage building and stole a Cub Cadet push mower and a DVD player.

The lawnmower has since been recovered at Mr. Stout’s residence.

On May 20, 2013 Mr. Stout threw a rock through the window of Holy Mountain Baptist Church located at 3121 Ashley Street in Kingsport. After breaking the window, Mr. Stout climbed on top of a heat pump in an attempt to gain entry into the church through the broken window. The church’s burglar alarm system activated, so he fled the scene. At some point during the commission of the crime, Mr. Stout apparently cut himself on the broken glass and left blood at the scene.

Mr. Stout is very much aware of these warrants and it currently avoiding process of these warrants.

Anyone who may have information as to the whereabouts of Jeremy Stout is asked to contact the K.P.D. Criminal Investigations Division at 423-229-9429 or Kingsport Central Dispatch at 423-246-9111.

For additional information, please contact:

Ptl. Thomas M. Patton

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



Releasing Officer Ptl. Thomas M. Patton

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