Officer appeals firing over confiscated beer
Confiscated nearly four full cases of beer and gave it to another officer
KINGSPORT — A 19-year veteran of the Kingsport Police Department is appealing his firing over the handling of beer confiscated from minors.
According to testimony at a Wednesday hearing, Cpl. Tim Horne was one of several officers who responded to a party where there was underage drinking. Officers confiscated nearly four full cases of beer.
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