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Southwest Virginia Drug Task Force rounding up 52 suspects

Southwest Virginia Drug Task Force rounding up 52 suspects

September 25th, 2013 10:03 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — The Southwest Virginia Drug Task Force is in the process of rounding up more than 50 people who were indicted on narcotics-related charges last week by a multi-jurisdictional grand jury.

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Sullivan County DUI suspect flips car

Sullivan County DUI suspect flips car

September 25th, 2013 1:33 pm by Rain Smith

A woman has been arrested after allegedly flipping her car as she drove intoxicated in Piney Flats, claiming she swerved to miss an animal in the roadway, and while carrying her juvenile son as a passenger.

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Two more indicted in Johnson City murder

Two more indicted in Johnson City murder

September 25th, 2013 11:11 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Two more people were indicted earlier this month in a Johnson City murder outside an apartment complex — including the brother of the man already charged.

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Mass shooting in Chicago park stemmed from petty gang conflict

Mass shooting in Chicago park stemmed from petty gang conflict

September 24th, 2013 10:07 pm by Jeremy Gorner and Lolly Bowean, Chicago Tribune (MCT)

CHICAGO — Bryon Champ decided to seek quick revenge last week after he had been grazed in the leg in a gang-related shooting, authorities say.

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Johnson City woman arraigned on July second-degree murder charge

Johnson City woman arraigned on July second-degree murder charge

September 24th, 2013 5:19 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Johnson City woman charged with stabbing her boyfriend to death was arraigned on a second-degree murder charge in Washington County Criminal Court Tuesday.

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Kingsport police charge two mothers with child neglect

Kingsport police charge two mothers with child neglect

September 24th, 2013 3:10 pm by Rain Smith

A pair of women have been arrested after they were allegedly found passed out in separate Kingsport parking lots, leaving their young children unattended in vehicles.

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Stabbing reported at Greene County high school

Stabbing reported at Greene County high school

September 24th, 2013 12:04 pm by NET News Service

Greene County sheriff's deputies were called to reports of a stabbing at a school in Greene County this morning, according to a 911 dispatcher. One person was taken to the hospital.

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Hawkins man arrested after allegedly faking suicide attempt

Hawkins man arrested after allegedly faking suicide attempt

September 23rd, 2013 3:06 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man was arrested last week on charges including filing a false report and misuse of official information after he allegedly faked a suicide attempt to gain sympathy from his girlfriend.

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Johnson County woman, 6-year-old daughter dead in apparent murder-suicide

September 22nd, 2013 7:08 pm by Tony Casey, NET News Service

A Johnson County woman and her 6-year-old daughter are dead in what authorities believe to be a murder-suicide.

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Hawkins jailer fired for ‘putting hands on inmate’

Hawkins jailer fired for ‘putting hands on inmate’

September 22nd, 2013 4:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

The firing of jail officer Scott Winkle comes on the heels of former Hawkins County jail officer Roy Junior Mathes being formally charged Wednesday with misdemeanor assault on an inmate stemming from a February incident.

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