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Kingsport man allegedly grabs driver's steering wheel, sparking I-26 crash

Kingsport man allegedly grabs driver's steering wheel, sparking I-26 crash

July 10th, 2013 12:36 pm by NET News Service

Bradley M. Harris, 25, 633 Jackson St., Kingsport, was accused of grabbing the steering wheel from the driver during an argument.

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Police pepper spray golf club-wielding burglary suspect

Police pepper spray golf club-wielding burglary suspect

July 10th, 2013 11:14 am by Rain Smith

A burglary suspect faces multiple charges after he allegedly assaulted officers who attempted to remove him from his hiding place under the insulation in the loft of a Kingsport house.

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Update: Liquor shots, political argument fueled Johnson City murder

Update: Liquor shots, political argument fueled Johnson City murder

July 10th, 2013 8:14 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Three shots of vodka and a political disagreement preceded a bedroom altercation that turned deadly between a boyfriend and girlfriend, according to court documents filed that charges the woman with murder.

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Search of Bristol residence yields 50-plus meth cook bottles, marijuana equipment, moonshine still

Search of Bristol residence yields 50-plus meth cook bottles, marijuana equipment, moonshine still

July 9th, 2013 10:58 pm by Staff report

BRISTOL, Tenn. — Information received following the discovery of a large meth dumpsite on Ryder Church Road last month led Sullivan County Vice and Narcotics detectives to a Virginia Avenue residence Tuesday.

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Documents paint former Patriots TE Hernandez as triggerman

Documents paint former Patriots TE Hernandez as triggerman

July 9th, 2013 10:45 pm by BRIDGET MURPHY, Associated Press

A man linked to the murder case involving former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez cast him as the triggerman in a police interview, according to documents filed Tuesday in Florida.

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Jury selected for Kingsport double murder trial

Jury selected for Kingsport double murder trial

July 9th, 2013 9:43 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — Leslie Ware Jr., 35, is on trial for the 2005 robbery and execution-style murder of Jeffrin Nolan, 27, and Terrance Alexander, 21, inside the former Sole candle shop on Myrtle Street. The shop was owned by Nolan.

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Court denies appeal of Duffield man serving life term for shooting Scott deputy

Court denies appeal of Duffield man serving life term for shooting Scott deputy

July 9th, 2013 9:36 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Jonathan Matthew Qualls entered an Alford plea in 2011 to a charge of attempted capital murder of a police officer and also pleaded guilty to the felonious use of a firearm and being a violent felon in possession of a firearm.

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Kingsport teen leads police on lengthy pursuit

Kingsport teen leads police on lengthy pursuit

July 9th, 2013 6:29 pm by Wes Bunch and Rain Smith

A Kingsport teen was arrested in Scott County, Va., late Monday night after allegedly leading police from multiple agencies on a nearly 30-mile pursuit — striking another motorist's car and throwing items from his vehicle as he fled.

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Johnson City woman charged with second-degree murder

Johnson City woman charged with second-degree murder

July 9th, 2013 1:33 pm by NET News Service

According to a press release, police responded to 306 E. Chesnut St. at 4 a.m. to investigate a domestic disturbance, finding a male resident with a laceration to his lower torso.

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Man charged in Knoxville hit-and-run that killed pedestrian

Man charged in Knoxville hit-and-run that killed pedestrian

July 9th, 2013 12:20 pm by Knoxville News Sentinel staff

KNOXVILLE — Police this morning charged a man in connection with a hit-and-run crash in East Knoxville that killed a 65-year-old pedestrian.

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