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VIDEO: Suspect sought in burglary of Kingsport business

VIDEO: Suspect sought in burglary of Kingsport business

January 21st, 2014 4:42 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — Officers with the Kingsport Police Department are seeking a subject who rammed a garage door at a local business with a vehicle to get inside and steal cash.

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Former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell, wife indicted

Former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell, wife indicted

January 21st, 2014 4:12 pm by LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife were indicted Tuesday on corruption charges after a monthslong federal investigation into gifts the Republican received from a political donor.

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Mom charged with drug possession at Justice Center after son’s arrest in court

Mom charged with drug possession at Justice Center after son’s arrest in court

January 21st, 2014 3:32 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Surgoinsville woman who was apparently stranded at the Hawkins County Justice Center after her son was arrested in court last week was charged with drug possession and public intoxication in the parking lot.

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KPD: Woman arrested for leaving young children home alone

KPD: Woman arrested for leaving young children home alone

January 21st, 2014 1:25 pm by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — A Kingsport mother has been arrested for allegedly leaving her two children – one 7 years old, the other 17 months – home alone at 2:30 a.m. inside an unlocked apartment.

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Alabama woman linked to several gravesite thefts

Alabama woman linked to several gravesite thefts

January 20th, 2014 8:34 am by Associated Press

Police say a north Alabama a woman has been linked to stealing from gravesites in three states and trying to sell the items online.

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Former NFL star DB Sharper arrested in LA

Former NFL star DB Sharper arrested in LA

January 18th, 2014 3:46 pm by Associated Press

Former NFL star defensive back Darren Sharper has been arrested on suspicion of rape, the Los Angeles Police Department said. Sharper, 38, played 14 seasons in the NFL and has been working as an analyst for the NFL Network.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

January 18th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include a man accused of beating his 11 week old infant son, a Wallens Ridge guard arrested in a drug bust, Kingsport man who may face a second attempted murder charge and a Hawkins County man threatening his neighbors.

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Carter County woman charged with stealing antique 'pelvic massager'

Carter County woman charged with stealing antique 'pelvic massager'

January 17th, 2014 11:32 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON — The victim told police that a U.S. Navy Seal tactical knife and a glass jar containing more than $500 in paper money and coins had been taken.

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JC man to plead guilty to illegal sexual activity with minor

JC man to plead guilty to illegal sexual activity with minor

January 17th, 2014 9:10 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — According to court records, from June 2012 through May 2013, Ricky Lee Hoyle attempted to coerce a 17-year-old male to engage in illegal sexual activity with him. Hoyle did so through numerous texts, cell phone calls and over the Internet.

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Church Hill man accused of trying to stab girlfriend, threatening police

Church Hill man accused of trying to stab girlfriend, threatening police

January 17th, 2014 2:19 pm by Nick Shepherd

CHURCH HILL — A Hawkins County man tried to stab his girlfriend and then reportedly told officers if they entered the residence he had something for them, according to a police report.

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