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Second arrest made in investigation of children's home

Second arrest made in investigation of children's home

October 10th, 2013 1:56 pm by Rain Smith

Warrants were served on the supervisor of a Sullivan County children's center on Thursday, marking the second arrest in an investigation of alleged sex and alcohol at the facility.

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Woman in bogus online romance used boyfriend's credit card for month-long pizza binge

Woman in bogus online romance used boyfriend's credit card for month-long pizza binge

October 10th, 2013 1:18 pm by Jeff Bobo

A month long pizza binge landed a Hawkins County teen in jail after she allegedly bought pies in Church Hill on 18 separate occasions this past June using a debit card number stolen from the online boyfriend she was scamming.

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Coeburn men face attempted murder charges in Norton motel incident

Coeburn men face attempted murder charges in Norton motel incident

October 9th, 2013 10:19 pm by Stephen Igo

NORTON — Police found three people bound, lying on beds. Officers took three other individuals, all of Coeburn, into custody. The three men arrested were David Mark Hill, 43; Maynard Ralph Hill Jr., 45; and James Clifton Surratt, 54.

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Kingsport woman's pregnancy claim prompts fraud arrest

Kingsport woman's pregnancy claim prompts fraud arrest

October 9th, 2013 2:37 pm by Rain Smith

An alleged false claim of pregnancy to obtain TennCare benefits, and in turn painkillers, has spurred the arrest of a Kingsport woman.

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Update: Suspect in sex crimes against children worked at Tri-State Baptist Children's Home

Update: Suspect in sex crimes against children worked at Tri-State Baptist Children's Home

October 9th, 2013 9:16 am by Rain Smith

Multiple rape charges against a Sullivan County woman stem from her employment at a Bristol, Tenn., children's center, according to authorities.

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NET man sentenced in laptop child porn case

NET man sentenced in laptop child porn case

October 8th, 2013 7:54 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — A Bean Station man who pawned his laptop computer with thousands of pictures of child pornography on it will spend nearly seven years in federal prison for his crime. John Maneval faced a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison.

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Pair charged with felony theft from Kingsport Town Center

Pair charged with felony theft from Kingsport Town Center

October 8th, 2013 1:33 pm by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — Two people have been arrested for allegedly attempting to roll a buggy loaded with $1,500 worth of merchandise they hadn't bought out of the Kingsport Town Center.

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Jury begins hearing details in double murder case

Jury begins hearing details in double murder case

October 7th, 2013 10:02 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

A Washington County jury began hearing details Monday morning about the double murder of the parents of a 7-month-old baby on Jan. 31, 2012. The jurors heard the mother was shot while she was holding her baby.

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Hawkins man with meth lab in Hardee’s parking lot sentenced to 8 years

Hawkins man with meth lab in Hardee’s parking lot sentenced to 8 years

October 7th, 2013 9:42 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Hawkins County man found passed out behind the wheel of an overheating vehicle that contained a meth lab in the Mount Carmel Hardee’s restaurant parking lot will serve 100 percent of an eight year prison sentence.

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Former U.S. Senate candidate charged with solicitation to commit murder  appointed attorney

Former U.S. Senate candidate charged with solicitation to commit murder appointed attorney

October 7th, 2013 8:54 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A former U.S. Senate candidate charged in August with plotting to have his uncle killed was appointed an attorney Monday.

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