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Full 911 recording included: Hawkins man says wife didn't mean to stab him

Full 911 recording included: Hawkins man says wife didn't mean to stab him

March 18th, 2014 11:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

Stephanie Faye Hamman, 23, 230 Silver Lake Road, Apt. I-11, Church Hill, allegedly drove her car into a church Sunday night shortly before 10 p.m. and then reportedly stabbed her husband in the chest at the altar.

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Elizabethton man hit with drug charges twice in one day

Elizabethton man hit with drug charges twice in one day

March 18th, 2014 11:00 pm by NET News Service

Less than 24 hours after an Elizabethton man received a summons for drug charges, he was arrested on additional drug charges — by the same officers.

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Scott authorities making progress in 'Shamrock Shakedown' arrests

Scott authorities making progress in 'Shamrock Shakedown' arrests

March 18th, 2014 6:05 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Nearly two-thirds of the 59 suspects being sought in Scott County's "Shamrock Shakedown" drug roundup operation were in police custody as of Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.

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Alleged Kingsport shoplifter faces felony retaliation charge

Alleged Kingsport shoplifter faces felony retaliation charge

March 18th, 2014 2:16 pm by Rain Smith

A man facing misdemeanor shoplifting charges picked up a felony offense while being transported to the Kingsport city jail, as he allegedly made veiled threats to shoot the officer and challenged him to pull over so they could go "toe to toe."

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Tenn. cemetery worker charged with taking grave markers

Tenn. cemetery worker charged with taking grave markers

March 18th, 2014 7:56 am by Associated Press

The suspect is accused of stealing 31 bronze grave marker name plates and 86 bronze vases from the cemetery and selling them in July to a recycling company for $5,458.

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Police: Bluff City traffic stop nets $20,000 in gravel

Police: Bluff City traffic stop nets $20,000 in gravel

March 17th, 2014 2:32 pm by Rain Smith

Two men were arrested Sunday in Bluff City while allegedly transporting 50 grams of gravel into the area, with police estimating street value of the drugs at approximately $20,000.

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Impending divorce may have triggered double shooting in Sullivan County

Impending divorce may have triggered double shooting in Sullivan County

March 17th, 2014 1:16 pm by Rain Smith

Police responding to a Friday afternoon double shooting in Sullivan County located the couple's infant son lying between their bodies, while their toddler held a spent shell casing from one of the shots fired into her parents' heads.

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Woman allegedly claims devil told her to stab husband for 'worshiping' NASCAR

Woman allegedly claims devil told her to stab husband for 'worshiping' NASCAR

March 17th, 2014 12:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill woman allegedly drove her car into a church Sunday night and then stabbed her husband in the chest at the altar because he was "worshiping the NASCAR race at Bristol."

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Update: 'Shamrock Shakedown' drug bust underway in Scott County

Update: 'Shamrock Shakedown' drug bust underway in Scott County

March 17th, 2014 11:04 am by Wes Bunch

Authorities in Scott County are conducting a roundup of nearly 60 suspects indicted this month on more than 200 drug-related charges.

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Kingsport pursuit leads to drugs, 14 arrests

Kingsport pursuit leads to drugs, 14 arrests

March 17th, 2014 9:19 am by Rain Smith

Kingsport police say they have apprehended a man who led them on a vehicle pursuit Wednesday afternoon, while execution of a warrant for his arrest prompted drug charges against 13 additional individuals on Sunday.

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