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Hawkins man allegedly threatened to kill his wife and children

Hawkins man allegedly threatened to kill his wife and children

September 29th, 2014 5:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Jerame Adam Nerren also reportedly tried to cut a "grim reaper" tattoo from his arm because "he does not like his tattoo."

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KPD: Two charged in ambush robbery

KPD: Two charged in ambush robbery

September 29th, 2014 3:29 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport couple allegedly plotted to rob the female's former boyfriend at gunpoint on Saturday, sending a series of texts that alluded to a "romantic rendezvous" but ended with the victim stripped of his clothing and iPhone.

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Teen in custody following fatal shooting in Pound

Teen in custody following fatal shooting in Pound

September 29th, 2014 1:33 pm by Stephen Igo

Pound Police Department Capt. Richard Thacker said the identity of the victim could not be released Monday pending notification of all next of kin, and the juvenile was a "person of interest in custody right now" and would not be identified.

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Kingsport woman faces animal cruelty charge

Kingsport woman faces animal cruelty charge

September 29th, 2014 12:29 pm by Rain Smith

Police officers checking on an apparent Kingsport apartment fire located an "emaciated puppy," according to an incident report, leading to the resident's arrest on a charge of aggravated animal cruelty.

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Hawkins County teacher arrested on drug charges at school

Hawkins County teacher arrested on drug charges at school

September 29th, 2014 11:19 am by Jeff Bobo

A teacher at Bulls Gap School who was allegedly found to be under the influence of drugs at school Friday was scheduled for arraignment Monday on drug possession and public intoxication charges.

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13 teens escape from Nashville detention center

13 teens escape from Nashville detention center

September 27th, 2014 1:20 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

Thirteen teenagers broke out of a Nashville youth detention center and all but one were recaptured within hours, authorities said Saturday, marking the latest of a rash of security breaches at the complex.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

September 27th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include two men nabbed with a meth lab, a hit-and-run suspect returning after dropping off his date and a Hawkins jail inmate getting severely beaten

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Police: Woman beheaded at Oklahoma workplace

Police: Woman beheaded at Oklahoma workplace

September 26th, 2014 3:17 pm by Associated Press

A man fired from an Oklahoma food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot and wounded by a company official, police said Friday.

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Suspect in high speed chase allegedly had 32.5 pills and a syringe

Suspect in high speed chase allegedly had 32.5 pills and a syringe

September 26th, 2014 1:37 pm by Jeff Bobo

Lunsford said Woods had slurred speech and trouble keeping his eyes open, and was having trouble understanding the questions he was being asked.

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Kingsport man arrested in connection with Thursday shooting

Kingsport man arrested in connection with Thursday shooting

September 26th, 2014 9:18 am by Nick Shepherd

Shortly after 2:30 p.m. Thursday the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office received a report of a shooting in the 400 block of Lenoir Road in Kingsport. When officers arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound to the leg.

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