Crimetracker: Man arrested for trying to kill woman

Roy Buss, (Source: Sevier County Detention Center)

Roy Buss, (Source: Sevier County Detention Center)

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Sevier County Sheriff's deputies say they broke into a home and stopped a man from killing a woman.

Deputies were called to a home on Old Mountain Road Thursday morning. They arrived to find a scuffle between a man and a woman.

Arrest warrants show a woman, who Roy Buss was trying to tie up and kill, had over powered him and was holding him down when deputies got inside.

Deputies say both the woman and Buss said he was trying to kill her.

Buss has been charged with Aggravated Kidnapping, Resisting Arrest, and Aggravated Domestic Assault. He was taken to the Sevier County Detention Center.


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