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KPD thanks public for identifying shoplifters

KPD thanks public for identifying shoplifters

December 11th, 2013 2:44 pm by Staff Report

A local couple suspected of stealing seven video game systems from a Kingsport Walmart have been identified. Police say tips began "pouring in" shortly after images of the suspects were released to the media on Tuesday.

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Toddler's death prompts murder charge against Abingdon man

Toddler's death prompts murder charge against Abingdon man

December 11th, 2013 1:45 pm by Staff Report

Police say an extensive investigation into the May 2012 death of a 2-year-old girl has led to the arrest of an Abingdon man.

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Tenn. AG: Local governments can't create anti-meth rules

Tenn. AG: Local governments can't create anti-meth rules

December 11th, 2013 7:07 am by Associated Press

The legal opinion released Tuesday comes as several municipalities have moved to require a doctor's prescription to buy pseudoephedrine-based cold medicines in hopes of cracking down on meth production.

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Thieves steal truck loaded with $120,000 worth of Hershey’s chocolate

Thieves steal truck loaded with $120,000 worth of Hershey’s chocolate

December 11th, 2013 7:01 am by By Amy Pavuk, Orlando Sentinel (MCT)

ORLANDO, Fla. — Missing: a white tractor-trailer filled with $120,000 worth of Hershey’s chocolate.

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Former police chief’s son takes plea deal in impersonation case

Former police chief’s son takes plea deal in impersonation case

December 10th, 2013 11:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Nathaniel Ryan Robinette, 21, 664 Heck Hollow Road, Rogersville, was arrested on Dec. 14, 2012, after detaining a motorist in a parking lot and searching the vehicle while identifying himself as a police officer and brandishing a badge.

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Mount Carmel woman charged in standoff with authorities sentenced to three years

Mount Carmel woman charged in standoff with authorities sentenced to three years

December 10th, 2013 10:51 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Following an Aug. 19 domestic assault on her sister, Joy Lee Cox, 55, 226 Oak St., Mount Carmel, allegedly emptied a nine-shot handgun over the course of several hours while screaming at police officers to kill her.

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Nickelsville couple indicted in child abuse case

Nickelsville couple indicted in child abuse case

December 10th, 2013 6:38 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — According to medical reports, the incident left the 14-month-old boy with multiple skull fractures, bleeding on the brain and extensive bruising.

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St. Jude donations stolen from Kingsport drive-through

St. Jude donations stolen from Kingsport drive-through

December 10th, 2013 1:18 pm by Rain Smith

Money intended for children with catastrophic diseases has been stolen from a downtown Kingsport business, where someone allegedly reached through a window to swipe a donation jar.

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Video: Couple steals video game systems from Kingsport Walmart

Video: Couple steals video game systems from Kingsport Walmart

December 10th, 2013 12:44 pm by Rain Smith

Police are attempting to identify a pair of individuals who stole seven video game systems from a Kingsport Walmart.

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18 LA sheriff's deputies face federal charges

18 LA sheriff's deputies face federal charges

December 10th, 2013 9:36 am by GREG RISLING and TAMI ABDOLLAH, Associated Press

Current and former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies allegedly saw themselves as being "above the law" when they beat inmates and jail visitors, falsified reports and tried to obstruct an FBI probe of the nation's largest jail system.

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