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KPD identifies attempted murder suspect

KPD identifies attempted murder suspect

September 10th, 2013 12:30 pm by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — The suspect was reportedly angry that the victim, 64, gave him a small amount of cash when he asked for gas money.

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New wife charged with pushing husband off cliff

New wife charged with pushing husband off cliff

September 10th, 2013 8:21 am by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press

They were newlyweds, but she was having second thoughts about the 8-day-old marriage, court documents say.

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Hawkins Jail visitor becomes inmate following marijuana bust

Hawkins Jail visitor becomes inmate following marijuana bust

September 9th, 2013 8:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Hawkins County deputies allegedly seized 18 grams of marijuana Friday afternoon from a Surgoinsville woman who’d apparently come to the Hawkins County Jail with a friend on visitors day.

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Scott traffic stop nets DUI, drug charges against Hawkins woman

Scott traffic stop nets DUI, drug charges against Hawkins woman

September 9th, 2013 8:40 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Tennessee woman is facing several charges for alleged drunk driving and drug possession following a routine traffic stop last week in Gate City.

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Report of nude male results in arrest for DUI, drug possession charges

Report of nude male results in arrest for DUI, drug possession charges

September 9th, 2013 4:17 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police said Daniel Louis Gershkowitz wasn’t nude intentionally. Apparently he’d stopped behind C.J.’s Market to urinate, but he was so intoxicated he was unable to manage his clothing.

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Road rage incident leaves KPD looking for answers, seeking public's help

Road rage incident leaves KPD looking for answers, seeking public's help

September 9th, 2013 2:58 pm by Nick Shepherd

Kingsport police are seeking two motorcyclists, one who punched a mirror off a car and caused both motorcycles to wreck, for a road rage incident.

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Three nabbed on drug charges at Rogersville public park

Three nabbed on drug charges at Rogersville public park

September 9th, 2013 2:08 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County deputies nabbed three men last week who were allegedly attempting to make a drug deal involving meth at a public park in Rogersville.

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Cocke County man sentenced in plot to harm TBI agent

Cocke County man sentenced in plot to harm TBI agent

September 8th, 2013 9:54 pm by Associated Press

MORRISTOWN, Tenn. — A Cocke County man who was indicted along with his mother in a plot to harm a TBI agent, has been sentenced to 11 years in prison.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

September 7th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A look back at the most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of Aug. 30 through Sept, 6.

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Unicoi County Jail cook becomes inmate

Unicoi County Jail cook becomes inmate

September 6th, 2013 10:29 pm by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

ERWIN — An employee of the Unicoi County Sheriff’s Department was arrested on Friday and now faces drug-related charges for allegedly delivering drugs to inmates in the Unicoi County Jail, according to Sheriff Mike Hensley.

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