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Police: Would-be pill peddlers admit, ‘We been trying, but we just don’t know anybody’

Police: Would-be pill peddlers admit, ‘We been trying, but we just don’t know anybody’

October 28th, 2013 10:37 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A couple who drew the attention of police early Sunday after holding up the cashier’s line at a Rogersville market for 20 minutes were allegedly later found to be very high on drugs.

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Teachers union rep faces embezzlement charge

Teachers union rep faces embezzlement charge

October 28th, 2013 3:37 pm by Stephen Igo

The suspect, a Wise County science teacher, is still in the classroom following last week's indictment, charging her with misappropriating a little more than $10,000.

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Police: Family friend discovered bodies in Elizabethton double shooting

Police: Family friend discovered bodies in Elizabethton double shooting

October 28th, 2013 2:18 pm by NET News Service

Police confirmed this afternoon that a couple died from gunshot wounds Sunday in their Garden Road residence, saying a gun was found in the house and neighbors had heard gunshots early that morning.

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Man charged with vandalism of Kingsport church property

Man charged with vandalism of Kingsport church property

October 28th, 2013 2:12 pm by Rain Smith

At approximately 7 p.m., dispatch was alerted to a suspicious man in the area. A police report says a witness spotted the individual "throw a water hose over a fence at the back of the church," then heard glass breaking.

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Tipster leads HCSO Narcotics Unit to alleged oxycodone deal

Tipster leads HCSO Narcotics Unit to alleged oxycodone deal

October 27th, 2013 2:27 pm by Jeff Bobo

Tipster information led the Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office to an alleged drug deal in a store parking lot last month in Rogersville involving oxycodone pills.

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KPD: No injuries in shooting that escalated from tailgating incident

KPD: No injuries in shooting that escalated from tailgating incident

October 27th, 2013 1:56 pm by Jeff Bobo

A shooting incident Saturday afternoon resulted in one arrest and prompted Kingsport police to advise the public against confronting a person who is driving or behaving in an aggressive or confrontational manner.

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Update: NYPD says cousin admitted fatally stabbing mom, 4 kids

Update: NYPD says cousin admitted fatally stabbing mom, 4 kids

October 27th, 2013 7:47 am by VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

A Chinese immigrant was arrested Sunday on five counts of murder in the deaths of his cousin's wife and her four children in a stabbing rampage in their Brooklyn home.

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Castlewood mother passed out in vehicle pleads guilty to child abuse, neglect, DUI

Castlewood mother passed out in vehicle pleads guilty to child abuse, neglect, DUI

October 26th, 2013 7:17 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Castlewood woman who was found passed out in her car earlier this year with her three children riding with her pleaded guilty to four felonies during an appearance Friday in Scott County Circuit Court.

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Dobyns-Bennett vandalism, an accidental shooting and more this week in crime

Dobyns-Bennett vandalism, an accidental shooting and more this week in crime

October 26th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of Oct. 18 through Oct. 25.

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Kingsport man pleads guilty in  Gate City break-ins

Kingsport man pleads guilty in Gate City break-ins

October 25th, 2013 10:11 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Kingsport man pleaded guilty Friday in Scott County Circuit Court to nine burglary-related counts stemming from a pair of August 2012 break-ins in the Gate City area.

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