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Tenn. man gets 15-year sentence in Lee County carjacking

Tenn. man gets 15-year sentence in Lee County carjacking

August 2nd, 2013 5:47 pm by Staff Report

JONESVILLE — Anthony Scott Caldwell, 31, of Morristown, Tenn., was sentenced under a plea agreement with the Lee County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office.

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$11,000 worth of pocket watches stolen from Kingsport antique store

$11,000 worth of pocket watches stolen from Kingsport antique store

August 2nd, 2013 2:37 pm by Rain Smith

Thirteen antique pocket watches have been stolen from a Kingsport store — ranging in value from $275 to $2,200 a piece — after a man browsing its wares broke into a display case.

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Memphis woman says voices told her to stab 2 sons

Memphis woman says voices told her to stab 2 sons

August 2nd, 2013 1:26 pm by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

A mother charged with fatally stabbing her two young sons told police she is schizophrenic and that voices told her to do it, court records show.

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KPD: Facebook post leads to theft arrest

KPD: Facebook post leads to theft arrest

August 2nd, 2013 11:21 am by Rain Smith

The pitfalls of sharing too much information via social media have worked in favor of Kingsport police, who located a felony theft suspect after he allegedly advertised stolen merchandise for sale on his Facebook page.

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Jonesville man sentenced  in plots to kill  grandparents

Jonesville man sentenced in plots to kill grandparents

August 1st, 2013 8:54 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Lee County man was sentenced to more than a dozen years in prison this week after being convicted in 2010 of hatching two separate plots to have his grandparents murdered.

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Ohio man gets life term in kidnapping of 3 women

Ohio man gets life term in kidnapping of 3 women

August 1st, 2013 2:27 pm by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS and THOMAS J. SHEERAN, Associated Press

Ariel Castro, 53, apologized to his victims in a rambling, defiant statement before he was sentenced. He blamed a sex addiction, his former wife and even the FBI.

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Blountville man wanted after pointing shotgun at children

Blountville man wanted after pointing shotgun at children

August 1st, 2013 11:13 am by Rain Smith

Police are attempting to locate a Blountville man accused of pulling a shotgun on children playing near his home, then striking an adult in the face with the weapon's barrel when confronted about the incident.

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Memphis mother arrested after children fatally stabbed

Memphis mother arrested after children fatally stabbed

August 1st, 2013 7:07 am by Associated Press

Police said the mother was in custody late Wednesday night. The Commercial Appeal reported the children were 6 years old and nearly 2 years old.

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Women kept diaries of captivity in Cleveland

Women kept diaries of captivity in Cleveland

July 31st, 2013 10:35 pm by Associated Press

Three women held captive in Cleveland for a decade kept diaries documenting the horrific physical and sexual abuse they suffered on a daily basis, prosecutors said Wednesday. The kidnapper, Ariel Castro, is being sentenced Thursday.

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Scott teen's first-degree murder case bound over to grand jury

Scott teen's first-degree murder case bound over to grand jury

July 31st, 2013 8:10 pm by Wes Bunch

A Scott County teen who allegedly assisted her mother with her father’s murder will have her case taken before a grand jury following an appearance this week in Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court.

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