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Shooting investigation underway in Kingsport

Shooting investigation underway in Kingsport

July 14th, 2015 11:26 am by Rain Smith

Kingsport police are investigating a Monday evening incident in which a man allegedly fired "several" shots towards a residence while people were standing outside of the home.

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Thanks Obama: Obama blamed for Kingsport counterfeiting

Thanks Obama: Obama blamed for Kingsport counterfeiting

July 13th, 2015 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

She then told officers she read online that President Obama had made a new law that permitted her to print her own money because she is on a fixed income, the report stated.

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Insult hurled at girlfriend ends in two brothers arrested for aggravated assault

Insult hurled at girlfriend ends in two brothers arrested for aggravated assault

July 13th, 2015 3:18 pm by Nick Shepherd

Logan told police that when he and his girlfriend arrived home, Robert confronted the pair and accused the girl of stealing $150, then allegedly called her a "trifling slut."

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Local man threatens to behead woman

Local man threatens to behead woman

July 13th, 2015 11:59 am by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport man was arrested Friday after allegedly holding a machete to the throat of a woman and threatening to "cut her mother*****ng head off," according to a police report.

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Better clearance: KPD issues yearly report

Better clearance: KPD issues yearly report

July 12th, 2015 12:05 pm by Matthew Lane

Kingsport police responded to more calls last year, made more arrests and cleared more than 2,000 cases through its criminal investigation division.

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Southern Justice: SCSO TV show returns next week

Southern Justice: SCSO TV show returns next week

July 11th, 2015 1:00 pm by Rain Smith

"All the show does is give viewers an opportunity to see how our officers respond to calls, and it allows them to get a first-hand look at some of the things officers face each day. " -- Sheriff Wayne Anderson

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'Golden boy' - Juvenile admits to tagging bridge because he was bored

'Golden boy' - Juvenile admits to tagging bridge because he was bored

July 10th, 2015 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

If a 17-year-old Surgoinsville boy didn't want police to know he was the one who spray painted golden graffiti on the town's new Longs Bend Road bridge, he probably shouldn't have included his initials among the artistry.

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Rebel flag revelers get egged

Rebel flag revelers get egged

July 10th, 2015 12:02 pm by Rain Smith

During a rally and parade that solicited hundreds of participants - and dozens of vehicles flying flags of the Confederacy - police were alerted to incidents of vandalism.

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FBI chief says agents thwarted possible July 4 terror attacks

FBI chief says agents thwarted possible July 4 terror attacks

July 10th, 2015 7:48 am by By Richard A. Serrano, Tribune Washington Bureau (TNS)

More than 10 people inspired by Islamic State militants were arrested in suspected terrorism-related plots during the four to six weeks leading up to the Fourth of July holiday.

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Accused pipe bomber denied bond

Accused pipe bomber denied bond

July 10th, 2015 7:00 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Bond was denied for a Kingsport orthotics specialist accused of bombing the office of a competitor, who also used to work for him, after a detention hearing on Thursday in Greeneville.

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