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Washington sheriff says deputy stopped rape in progress after woman called 911 from cell phone

Washington sheriff says deputy stopped rape in progress after woman called 911 from cell phone

December 12th, 2013 11:57 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Carlos Enrique Alegria, 27, 204 Wilson Ave., was literally pulled off the woman by Washington County Deputy Darrell Collins. The call to 911 came in at 4 a.m. Dispatchers apparently heard what was happening and dispatched officers to the location.

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Man indicted in Church Hill Food City pharmacy robbery, cop impersonation

Man indicted in Church Hill Food City pharmacy robbery, cop impersonation

December 12th, 2013 11:28 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — On Aug. 15, James William Arthur allegedly handed a clerk at the Church Hill Food City pharmacy a note demanding various narcotic drugs. The note also stated that if he did not get all the pills on his list, “all pharmacy workers will die.”

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Lee father pleads guilty to felony abuse of 2-month-old

Lee father pleads guilty to felony abuse of 2-month-old

December 12th, 2013 9:55 pm by Wes Bunch

JONESVILLE — James Donald Woodard Jr., 34, of Pennington Gap, faces up to 10 years in prison on the child abuse charge and a maximum sentence of five years in prison for malicious wounding.

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Fired US Sen. Alexander staffer expected in court

Fired US Sen. Alexander staffer expected in court

December 12th, 2013 8:30 am by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

The fired chief of staff for U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander was expected Thursday in federal court after his arrest on probable cause for possession and distribution of child pornography.

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Raid on alleged Hawkins cattle rustler yields drugs, missing cows

Raid on alleged Hawkins cattle rustler yields drugs, missing cows

December 11th, 2013 9:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — On Tuesday authorities raided a home shared by Jonathan David Bundren, 35, and Mary Ann Ferrell, 48, at 120 Shiloh Church Road, in the Hickory Cove area north of Surgoinsville near the Hancock County line.

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Three year sentence for woman who told 911 she was a hostage who’d been shot

Three year sentence for woman who told 911 she was a hostage who’d been shot

December 11th, 2013 3:39 pm by Jeff Bobo

Kasie Danyell Crumley admitted that she lied to a Hawkins County 911 dispatcher about being shot and being held captive so that police would respond faster.

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KPD thanks public for identifying shoplifters

KPD thanks public for identifying shoplifters

December 11th, 2013 2:44 pm by Staff Report

A local couple suspected of stealing seven video game systems from a Kingsport Walmart have been identified. Police say tips began "pouring in" shortly after images of the suspects were released to the media on Tuesday.

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Toddler's death prompts murder charge against Abingdon man

Toddler's death prompts murder charge against Abingdon man

December 11th, 2013 1:45 pm by Staff Report

Police say an extensive investigation into the May 2012 death of a 2-year-old girl has led to the arrest of an Abingdon man.

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Tenn. AG: Local governments can't create anti-meth rules

Tenn. AG: Local governments can't create anti-meth rules

December 11th, 2013 7:07 am by Associated Press

The legal opinion released Tuesday comes as several municipalities have moved to require a doctor's prescription to buy pseudoephedrine-based cold medicines in hopes of cracking down on meth production.

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Thieves steal truck loaded with $120,000 worth of Hershey’s chocolate

Thieves steal truck loaded with $120,000 worth of Hershey’s chocolate

December 11th, 2013 7:01 am by By Amy Pavuk, Orlando Sentinel (MCT)

ORLANDO, Fla. — Missing: a white tractor-trailer filled with $120,000 worth of Hershey’s chocolate.

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