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N.Y. man charged with trying to support terrorists

N.Y. man charged with trying to support terrorists

October 19th, 2013 12:21 pm by FRANK ELTMAN, Associated Press

U.S.-born Marcos Alonso Zea pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of conspiracy to commit murder in a foreign country, attempting to support terrorists and al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, and obstruction of justice.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

October 19th, 2013 11:00 am by Staff reports

This week's stories include a lunch lady busted after voluntarily stripping for police, road rage leading to an aggravated assault charge for a Gray man and a woman who stole a television from a motorized scooter.

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Two 16-year-olds arrested in D-B burglary, vandalism

Two 16-year-olds arrested in D-B burglary, vandalism

October 18th, 2013 7:43 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — A KPD spokesman said authorities were able to identify and arrest the alleged suspects after receiving calls from numerous citizens who saw the two on security camera footage released to local media.

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Johnson City couple accused of selling kids into porn ring

Johnson City couple accused of selling kids into porn ring

October 18th, 2013 12:54 pm by NET News Service

A Johnson City couple charged with selling their children to a sex film ring have waived their right to a detention hearing and will remain in custody until the case is completed.

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HCSO says man who fired at officers used AR-15

HCSO says man who fired at officers used AR-15

October 17th, 2013 11:12 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Trevor Lee Burton was sentenced to jail time Thursday on a 2012 DUI arrest, but charges stemming from an alleged shootout with police last week were going to keep Burton in jail for a while anyway.

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Hawkins woman allegedly hits truck with buggy, falsely reports being run over

Hawkins woman allegedly hits truck with buggy, falsely reports being run over

October 17th, 2013 2:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police say Food City video shows the suspect unloading her groceries into her car, after which she drives around the parking lot a couple of times. She then parks again in the same spot, calling 911 to report she was hit by a vehicle.

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Man breaks into Kingsport Dollar General, steals shaving items

Man breaks into Kingsport Dollar General, steals shaving items

October 17th, 2013 12:11 pm by Wes Bunch

The Kingsport Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who allegedly broke into a downtown store last week and stole shaving supplies.

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Tenn. woman charged with starving puppy

Tenn. woman charged with starving puppy

October 17th, 2013 6:50 am by Associated Press

A Tennessee woman has been charged with animal cruelty after officials say she chained a puppy to a tree and allowed him to starve to death.

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Police searching for woman who stole car, used debit card

Police searching for woman who stole car, used debit card

October 16th, 2013 9:58 pm by Staff Report

KINGSPORT — An unidentified woman is wanted by local authorities for allegedly stealing a car from the driveway of a Kingsport home and using a debit card found inside to fund an $1,100 Walmart shopping spree.

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‘Date’ to Rogersville drag strip ends with ex-boyfriend’s arrest

‘Date’ to Rogersville drag strip ends with ex-boyfriend’s arrest

October 16th, 2013 8:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Grainger County man was arrested Friday night at Cherokee Raceway Park near Rogersville after his ex-girlfriend claimed she’d been taken to the drag strip against her will, possibly to be murdered and dumped.

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