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A sheriff’s deputy shot and killed him. Now, the county is paying the man’s family $700,000

The family of one of the men killed by Roane County Sheriff’s Deputy Mike King has reached a settlement in one of the lawsuits over his death.  The Roane County Commission agreed to pay $700,000 over the 2019 shooting of 28-year-old Timmy Rhodes. The settlement was approved last week by U.S. District Judge Thomas Johnston. […]