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Kingsport woman charged with TennCare fraud for doctor shopping

Kingsport woman charged with TennCare fraud for doctor shopping

October 2nd, 2013 9:55 am by Staff reports

A Kingsport woman has been charged with TennCare fraud after doctor shopping, the Office of Inspector General announced Wednesday.

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Kingsport man charged in second Johnson City rape

Kingsport man charged in second Johnson City rape

October 2nd, 2013 6:44 am by Rex Barber, NET News Service

A Kingsport man already facing one rape charge placed last week had another one added this week and will be in court for both offenses Thursday, according to court documents.

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NET residents sentenced in counterfeit check scheme

NET residents sentenced in counterfeit check scheme

October 1st, 2013 9:36 pm by Matthew Lane

Six Northeast Tennessee residents have been sentenced in connection to a counterfeiting scheme in which 70 Virginia and Tennessee men and women passed fake business checks worth over $90,000.

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Nurse at a former Scott County nursing home pleads guilty in federal court

Nurse at a former Scott County nursing home pleads guilty in federal court

October 1st, 2013 6:36 pm by Wes Bunch

ABINGDON — A nurse at a former Scott County nursing home pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court in Abingdon to charges stemming from the falsification of medical treatment records for an elderly patient.

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KPD charge three with assaulting neighbors

KPD charge three with assaulting neighbors

October 1st, 2013 12:49 pm by Rain Smith

One suspect was allegedly caught vandalizing his neighbor's car, swung a pair of pliers and ended up in the hospital. The others reportedly chased people down the street while armed, following a request to, "stop selling pills."

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DUI suspect charged with child endangerment

DUI suspect charged with child endangerment

October 1st, 2013 11:34 am by Wes Bunch

A Scott County man faces numerous charges after he was pulled over Monday night by Gate City police for allegedly driving drunk while his child was a passenger in his vehicle.

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Sisters allegedly break into mom’s house and make threats to kill her

Sisters allegedly break into mom’s house and make threats to kill her

September 30th, 2013 9:07 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — Two sisters were charged with aggravated burglary last week after allegedly breaking into their mother’s home and threatening to kill her as she hid in the bathroom.

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Increased patrol of Cherokee Lake access road results in meth arrest

Increased patrol of Cherokee Lake access road results in meth arrest

September 30th, 2013 9:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

MOORESBURG — In response to complaints of drug activity near a Cherokee Lake access road in Mooresburg, Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office deputies recently stepped up patrols in that area, resulting in a meth arrest Saturday afternoon.

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Police crack down on synthetic drugs in Wise County

Police crack down on synthetic drugs in Wise County

September 30th, 2013 10:55 am by Stephen Igo

Friday's raid in Wise County targeted a half dozen businesses, mostly in the Pound area.

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Sullivan County woman charged with TennCare fraud

Sullivan County woman charged with TennCare fraud

September 30th, 2013 9:56 am by Staff reports

A Sullivan County woman is charged with selling prescription drugs obtained through benefits under the TennCare state healthcare insurance plan.

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