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KPD seeks help in identifying Lynn Garden burglary suspect

KPD seeks help in identifying Lynn Garden burglary suspect

December 20th, 2013 8:43 pm by Staff report

KINGSPORT — The incident occurred between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. at a residence on Scott County Road. The side door was forced open and the interior ransacked. Two shotguns were stolen in the incident.

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'I-55 Bandit' pleads guilty to bank robbery charge

'I-55 Bandit' pleads guilty to bank robbery charge

December 20th, 2013 4:26 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

The teenage serial bank robber dubbed by the FBI as the "I-55 Bandit" for a series of crimes in five states pleaded guilty Friday in federal court.

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Judge dismisses rape charge filed against Johnson City man after alleged victim recants

Judge dismisses rape charge filed against Johnson City man after alleged victim recants

December 19th, 2013 11:42 pm by BECKY CAMPBELL, NET News Service

“She recanted. She really doesn’t remember much of what happened. She said she had been drinking heavily,” said Carlos Enrique Alegria’s attorney, Assistant Public Defender Phillip Ratliff, about the woman.

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Verizon: Theft of phone cable puts lives on line

Verizon: Theft of phone cable puts lives on line

December 19th, 2013 9:33 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE — Verizon reports thieves have been responsible for four incidents over the past 18 days involving theft of copper communications cables in Verizon’s telecommunications network, disrupting service to nearly 250 customers in the Pound area.

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Two boys kidnapped, one’s throat cut in southern Miss.

Two boys kidnapped, one’s throat cut in southern Miss.

December 19th, 2013 6:09 pm by Associated Press

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A man lured two brothers, ages 5 and 8, from their yard in south Mississippi and took them to his camper trailer, where he sexually abused them and slashed the older boy’s throat, authorities said Thursday.

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Paroled killer sentenced in Kingsport drug conspiracy

Paroled killer sentenced in Kingsport drug conspiracy

December 19th, 2013 3:55 pm by Rain Smith

A man granted parole for his conviction in a 1981 murder near the Holston River will now spend 90 months in a federal prison for dealing pills and guns.

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Former BP engineer convicted of obstructing probe of Gulf oil spill

Former BP engineer convicted of obstructing probe of Gulf oil spill

December 19th, 2013 8:40 am by By Michael Muskal, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Kurt Mix is one of four current or former BP employees charged with crimes related to the spill, one of the largest environmental disasters in U.S. history.

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MCPD seeks public’s help to identify debit card theft suspect

MCPD seeks public’s help to identify debit card theft suspect

December 18th, 2013 11:07 pm by Jeff Bobo

MOUNT CARMEL — Police are hoping someone will recognize a photo taken from store video surveillance of a woman who has been running up a large tab on a debit card belonging to an 80-year-old Mount Carmel man.

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Second man captured in Unicoi County home invasion case

Second man captured in Unicoi County home invasion case

December 18th, 2013 10:28 pm by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

ERWIN — Corey William Livesay, 19, 3035 Marbleton Road, Unicoi, and Anthony James Davis, 25, 1235 Little Warrensburg Road, Midway, have been charged with aggravated kidnapping, aggravated burglary, assault and theft.

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Lee man seeks dismissal of child porn charges

Lee man seeks dismissal of child porn charges

December 18th, 2013 7:47 pm by Wes Bunch

JONESVILLE — Gary Joshua Garrison, 26, of Pennington Gap, is charged with 11 counts of possession of child pornography and two counts of reproduction of child pornography. The charges stem from pictures and videos police allegedly found on his computer.

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