Kingsport Times News Friday, July 3, 2015
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Kingsport man 'hated to shoot' home intruder

Kingsport man 'hated to shoot' home intruder

June 1st, 2015 3:16 pm by Rain Smith

A suspected burglar who was shot while climbing in the window of a Kingsport home remained hospitalized on Monday, while the resident who opened fire is recuperating from the shock of the incident.

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KPD: Burglars sledgehammer their way into pharmacy

KPD: Burglars sledgehammer their way into pharmacy

June 1st, 2015 12:14 pm by Rain Smith

Three people have been arrested for separate incidents at a Kingsport pharmacy: a woman who allegedly claimed she had a gun to steal medication, and a couple believed to have sledgehammered through a concrete wall to swipe drugs.

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SCSO: Wounded man shows up at hospital after homeowner fires shots

SCSO: Wounded man shows up at hospital after homeowner fires shots

May 31st, 2015 8:28 pm by Staff report

A 70-year-old homeowner told police he was awakened by someone shining a light in his bedroom window. He then observed a man standing outside. The male suspect then broke the bedroom window and started to climb inside.

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Kingsport man sentenced in gravel conspiracy

Kingsport man sentenced in gravel conspiracy

May 29th, 2015 6:00 pm by Matthew Lane

A 46-year-old Kingsport man has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for his involvement in an extensive "Gravel" distribution network throughout Sullivan County.

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Driver in fatal police chase charged with vehicular homicide in Carter Co.

Driver in fatal police chase charged with vehicular homicide in Carter Co.

May 29th, 2015 2:43 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON - A North Carolina man who was involved in a traffic crash on May 21 in which his passenger was killed during a police pursuit has been charged with vehicular homicide.

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Trio charged in Kingsport, JC bank robberies

Trio charged in Kingsport, JC bank robberies

May 29th, 2015 12:09 am by Matthew Lane

Cameron Horne, Robin Culp and Shannon Long were arrested last month and charged in U.S. District Court in Greeneville. The U.S. Attorney's office did not release the addresses of the defendants.

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KPD: Man purposely crashes into car containing children

KPD: Man purposely crashes into car containing children

May 28th, 2015 4:40 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man faces five felonies after a fit of rage, according to police, as he intentionally slammed his car into a vehicle that contained his young son and stepchildren.

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Fury Road: Hawkins feud explodes with bang 'em up chase

Fury Road: Hawkins feud explodes with bang 'em up chase

May 28th, 2015 2:17 pm by Rain Smith

During an incident on Beech Creek Road, an alleged 100 mph motorist had to fight off a man who was in his truck bed - and kicking him in the head - while additional vehicles gave chase and rammed him multiple times.

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Kingsport woman escapes alleged kidnapper

Kingsport woman escapes alleged kidnapper

May 28th, 2015 12:18 pm by Rain Smith

Police have arrested a man who allegedly grabbed his ex-girlfriend off her front porch in Kingsport, then held her against her will for several hours before she could escape from a vehicle in Scott County, Va.

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Twelve-year-old charged in Kingsport stabbing

Twelve-year-old charged in Kingsport stabbing

May 27th, 2015 6:06 pm by Rain Smith

According to a press release from the Kingsport Police Department, the incident occurred at approximately 10:30 Tuesday night. Officers were originally called to 106 West Charlemont Ave., Apt. 6 about a fight between two adult males.

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