A Knoxville police officer pulled a gun on Jameson while she was changing the license plate on a car she bought.
A Knoxville police officer pulled a gun on Jameson while she was changing the license plate on a car she bought. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com
A Knoxville police officer pulled a gun on Jameson while she was changing the license plate on a car she bought. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com

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  • Tonya Jameson held at gunpoint by off-duty cop as she picks up new SUV

    Knoxville Police are looking into an officer’s actions after a Charlotte woman said the off-duty officer pulled a gun on her as she changed a license plate on her newly purchased SUV Tonya Jameson, 45, is a former Charlotte Observer reporter and columnist