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Tennessee offensive lineman arrested on felony theft charge

Tennessee offensive lineman arrested on felony theft charge

March 26th, 2015 6:50 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE - Tennessee offensive tackle Coleman Thomas has been arrested on a felony theft charge and removed from all team activities.

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Former BVU officials admit to taking kickbacks

Former BVU officials admit to taking kickbacks

March 26th, 2015 3:53 pm by Nick Shepherd

Two former vice presidents of the Bristol Virginia Utilities Board pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday for taking thousands of dollars in kickbacks from an unnamed company, whose contract has since been terminated.

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UPDATE: Suspect arrested in Kingsport pharmacy robbery

UPDATE: Suspect arrested in Kingsport pharmacy robbery

March 26th, 2015 11:43 am by Rain Smith

Exactly one year to the day since a Kingsport pharmacy was last held up by a man claiming to have a gun, police report narcotics were once again stolen from the same store on Wednesday, and in a nearly identical fashion.

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Man arrested in alleged Big Stone Gap murder

Man arrested in alleged Big Stone Gap murder

March 26th, 2015 9:52 am by Stephen Igo

A Big Stone Gap man faces a 2nd degree murder charge following a fatal shooting on Wednesday. Police say many specific details of the incident could not be released Thursday morning because the matter is still under investigation.

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Assault on Jonesborough special ed students nets probation

Assault on Jonesborough special ed students nets probation

March 26th, 2015 7:40 am by Sue Guinn Legg, NET News Service

A former special education teacher charged with assaulting three students in his classroom at Jonesborough Middle School in 2013 pleaded no contest to two of the charges Wednesday in Washington County Criminal Court.

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Infamous repeat offender charged with prescription fraud, theft

Infamous repeat offender charged with prescription fraud, theft

March 25th, 2015 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Tonya Lynn Roller was arrested on drug related charges Saturday and Monday, and had a new theft charge pending Wednesday. It would be the 42nd time Roller has been booked into the Hawkins County Jail since 2001.

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Kingsport man wanted for LSD, pot trafficking busted a year later

Kingsport man wanted for LSD, pot trafficking busted a year later

March 25th, 2015 7:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

Chad Allen Jones was supposed to have been picked up on LSD and marijuana trafficking charges 13 months ago during the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office's "Operation Be Mine" drug suspect roundup.

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Thousand of dollars in drugs seized at Kingsport apartment

Thousand of dollars in drugs seized at Kingsport apartment

March 25th, 2015 5:01 pm by Nick Shepherd

Police seized thousands of dollars worth of narcotics from a Kingsport couple and opened a new investigation after an individual handed an undercover officer - who was holding some of the drugs at the time -$20 and asked to buy the drugs from him

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Mom allegedly stashes drugs within reach of toddler

Mom allegedly stashes drugs within reach of toddler

March 25th, 2015 3:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill mom was recently arrested after police allegedly found eight different types of narcotics in her home including "Ecstasy" - all of which was located within reach of her 20 month old child.

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Hawkins DUI suspect wrecks in front of cops, then again during pursuit

Hawkins DUI suspect wrecks in front of cops, then again during pursuit

March 24th, 2015 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL - At the moment that a Hawkins County man was passing four oncoming sheriff's deputy patrol cars early Saturday morning, he allegedly drove off the road.

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