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Embezzlement at addiction clinic, Taser attack and more top crime stories

Embezzlement at addiction clinic, Taser attack and more top crime stories

February 14th, 2015 9:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at the most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of Feb. 6 through Feb. 13.

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Bristol man gets life term for Christmas Eve killing in Scott County

Bristol man gets life term for Christmas Eve killing in Scott County

February 13th, 2015 6:25 pm by Nick Shepherd

Daniel Eugene Norris, 39, entered an Alford plea in 2014 to first-degree murder. An Alford plea is when a defendant does not admit guilt but concedes the prosecution probably has enough evidence to get a conviction.

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Traffic stop nets pot, pills, cash

Traffic stop nets pot, pills, cash

February 13th, 2015 3:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL - Around 7:30 p.m. Thursday CHPD Officer Dustin Dean reportedly observed a gold colored Honda nearly strike another vehicle while the driver was traveling east on Highway 11-W near the Silver Lake Road intersection.

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KPD drug bust turns up 'multiple' fake IDs

KPD drug bust turns up 'multiple' fake IDs

February 13th, 2015 12:30 pm by Rain Smith

A complaint of possible criminal activity at a Kingsport residence has led to the arrest of an illegal immigrant, according to police, as he possessed drugs, guns and multiple fake IDs.

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Former Washington County jail supervisor pleads guilty to shoplifting

Former Washington County jail supervisor pleads guilty to shoplifting

February 13th, 2015 7:58 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Richard "Rick" Edens Jr., 49, Telford, was issued a misdemeanor citation on Nov. 21 after he tried to get out of Sam's Club, 300 Franklin Terrace, Johnson City, with $254 worth of merchandise concealed inside a puppy training pad box.

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KPD searching for debit card thief

KPD searching for debit card thief

February 12th, 2015 9:30 pm by Staff reports

Kingsport police are searching for a woman who allegedly stole a debit card from a parking lot and went on a mini-shopping spree, according to a press release.

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Attorney: Suspended Tennessee DB Williams indicted in rape case

Attorney: Suspended Tennessee DB Williams indicted in rape case

February 12th, 2015 7:57 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, Associated Press

David Eldridge said Thursday that Michael Williams had turned himself in and was released on $40,000 bond.

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Heist at Kingsport armored service leads to Bristol man's arrest

Heist at Kingsport armored service leads to Bristol man's arrest

February 12th, 2015 6:15 pm by Rain Smith

An arrest had been made in the recent burglary of a Kingsport armored vehicle service, where suspects attempted to go through a wall before setting off an alarm, then fleeing with more than $10,000.

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Info sought on Bloomingdale burglary

Info sought on Bloomingdale burglary

February 12th, 2015 2:25 pm by Staff Report

Police are asking for the public's assistance in a felony burglary case, saying thousands of dollars worth of tools were swiped from a Sullivan County wrecker service.

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Man charged with rape, kidnapping of elderly Blountville woman

Man charged with rape, kidnapping of elderly Blountville woman

February 12th, 2015 1:20 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Blountville man who ignited a manhunt last year after allegedly raping, kidnapping and robbing an elderly woman was formally charged in a Thursday court appearance.

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