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Tenn. woman charged after disabled daughter left in hot car

Tenn. woman charged after disabled daughter left in hot car

August 19th, 2013 8:11 am by Associated Press

Police in Memphis have arrested a woman whose disabled adult daughter was found in a hot car.

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Prosecutors getting to motive in Fort Hood trial

Prosecutors getting to motive in Fort Hood trial

August 18th, 2013 5:09 pm by MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press

FORT HOOD, Texas — The prosecutors pursuing the death penalty against the Army psychiatrist accused in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage will soon begin trying to answer a difficult but key question.

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Georgia man faces trial in killing of baby in stroller

Georgia man faces trial in killing of baby in stroller

August 17th, 2013 7:40 pm by RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press

BRUNSWICK, Ga. — It was a tiny bullet that took the short life of Antonio Santiago. He had learned to walk, but not yet talk, when he was killed March 21, six weeks after his first birthday.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

August 17th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A look back at the most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of Aug. 9 through the 16.

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Washington County police believe deaths in Leesburg area to be  murder-suicide

Washington County police believe deaths in Leesburg area to be murder-suicide

August 16th, 2013 7:06 pm by NET News Service

According to Sheriff Ed Graybeal, when deputies arrived they noticed a strong odor and insects, giving them reason to enter the residence, where they located two bodies — a man and a woman — near the back door.

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Tipster leads HCSO to cache of Percocet

Tipster leads HCSO to cache of Percocet

August 16th, 2013 6:06 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — An anonymous tipster led the Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office to a woman who had allegedly just made an illegal drug purchase and was driving home with a suspended license.

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KPD interrupts drug deal in progress

KPD interrupts drug deal in progress

August 16th, 2013 3:32 pm by Staff reports

A small amount of pot was recovered from two men when officers responded to a call about drug activity in a parking lot, according to a police report.

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Feds say child porn found on Greeneville police computer; officer charged

Feds say child porn found on Greeneville police computer; officer charged

August 16th, 2013 3:12 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Thousands of pornographic photos, including more than 80 of children, were found on a Greeneville Police patrol car laptop, according to federal documents charging an officer with receiving and possession child porn.

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Man accused in Facebook killing gets new attorneys

Man accused in Facebook killing gets new attorneys

August 16th, 2013 2:06 pm by Associated Press

Three South Florida attorneys will represent a man accused of killing his wife and then posting pictures of her body on Facebook.

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Kingsport man breaks into ex-girlfriend's home, attacks male guest with hammer

Kingsport man breaks into ex-girlfriend's home, attacks male guest with hammer

August 16th, 2013 2:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Kingsport man was arrested Wednesday night after allegedly breaking into an ex-girlfriend’s house in Church Hill, attacking her male guest with a large hammer, and threatening to kill her.

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