Kingsport Times News Saturday, March 28, 2015
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Armed man triggers alarm, arrest at Blountville office

Armed man triggers alarm, arrest at Blountville office

February 20th, 2015 11:24 am by Rain Smith

A disorderly and irate man at the Sullivan County tag office prompted an employee to punch the panic alarm on Thursday, with police saying the suspect reached for a loaded gun in his waistband when approached by a responding officer.

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Dealer whose evidence was stolen gets six years on new charges

Dealer whose evidence was stolen gets six years on new charges

February 19th, 2015 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

One of Hawkins County's most notorious drug dealers wasn't able to escape justice earlier this month the way he did in 2011 when the evidence against him was stolen.

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KPD seeks opportunistic thief

KPD seeks opportunistic thief

February 19th, 2015 1:49 pm by Rain Smith

Two auto burglaries within 10 minutes have Kingsport police reiterating the importance of locking vehicles, along with seeking a suspect who took advantage of the easy pickings.

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Fatal shooting outside Johnson City store

Fatal shooting outside Johnson City store

February 19th, 2015 8:10 am by NET News Service

Johnson City police were investigating the death in the parking lot outside the Roadrunner Market at 1908 E. Unaka Ave. across from the Johnson City Country Club. According to a 911 dispatcher, the shooting was reported at 10:16 p.m.

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Alleged road rage lands habitual motor offender in jail

Alleged road rage lands habitual motor offender in jail

February 18th, 2015 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Surgoinsville man who has been a convicted habitual motor offender since 1997 was arrested Tuesday evening in Church Hill following an alleged alcohol fueled road rage incident with another motorist on Highway 11-W.

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High-speed pursuit adds to Rogersville woman's rap sheet

High-speed pursuit adds to Rogersville woman's rap sheet

February 18th, 2015 5:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County woman who has acquired a colorful criminal record over the past four years is back in jail after allegedly leading police on a high-speed chase, reaching speeds in excess of 100 mph.

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Reward offered for info on THP trooper's barn fires

Reward offered for info on THP trooper's barn fires

February 18th, 2015 12:54 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - The state fire marshal's Bomb and Arson Squad determined Wednesday that two barns which burned simultaneously on a Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper's family farm Friday night were intentionally set ablaze.

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Tenn. man allegedly defrauds donors to Newtown school charity

Tenn. man allegedly defrauds donors to Newtown school charity

February 18th, 2015 8:00 am by Associated Press

A man who created a charity to benefit those affected by the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School has been arrested on allegations that he took most of it for himself, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

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Police: Man arrested for chasing woman through Kingsport

Police: Man arrested for chasing woman through Kingsport

February 17th, 2015 2:33 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man who allegedly pursued his estranged wife on multiple city streets - striking her vehicle with his own on East Stone Drive, then later fleeing police - is now jailed after being wanted for approximately two months.

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Arrest made in Bloomingdale business burglary

Arrest made in Bloomingdale business burglary

February 17th, 2015 12:18 pm by Rain Smith

Police say they have arrested a man who burglarized a Sullivan County wrecker service earlier this month, making away with thousands of dollars worth of tools.

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