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Slain police officer's son convicted in death

Slain police officer's son convicted in death

August 22nd, 2013 3:54 pm by Associated Press

ROGERSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A Tennessee man has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the death of his police officer father.

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Tenn. burglar allegedly stripped after breaking into homes

Tenn. burglar allegedly stripped after breaking into homes

August 22nd, 2013 10:23 am by Associated Press

Police in West Tennessee have caught a man charged with breaking into two houses where women were home and taking off his clothes.

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Lee man gets 12 1/2 years for assault on new wife at reception

Lee man gets 12 1/2 years for assault on new wife at reception

August 21st, 2013 11:27 pm by Wes Bunch

JONESVILLE — A Lee County man who left his newlywed wife with several broken bones after assaulting her and spitting in her face at their wedding reception was sentenced to over a decade in prison Tuesday during an appearance in court.

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Kingsport man faces child porn charges

Kingsport man faces child porn charges

August 21st, 2013 12:32 pm by Rain Smith

Joshua D. Johnson, 27, turned himself in Tuesday night at the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office in Blountville. A warrant for his arrest was obtained following indictments last week by a Sullivan County grand jury.

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Man arrested after drugs found inside child's toy

Man arrested after drugs found inside child's toy

August 21st, 2013 10:30 am by Nick Shepherd

Drugs found inside a child's toy car led to multiple drug charges for one Kingsport man, according to a police report.

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Scott teen pleads not guilty to murder in father's death

Scott teen pleads not guilty to murder in father's death

August 20th, 2013 10:21 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Savannah Ellen Napier, 15, was arraigned on a single count of first-degree murder stemming from accusations she participated in the March 2012 shooting death of her 74-year-old father, Billy Ray Napier.

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Conn. clerk injured in David Hasselhoff sign theft

Conn. clerk injured in David Hasselhoff sign theft

August 20th, 2013 5:17 pm by Associated Press

SHELTON, Conn. (AP) — Authorities say the 36-year-old clerk at a Cumberland Farms in Shelton saw a man put the signs into an SUV shortly after 1 a.m. Tuesday. Police say the worker was struck and dragged by the SUV and landed on his head.

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KPD arrests 3 in separate motor vehicle thefts

KPD arrests 3 in separate motor vehicle thefts

August 19th, 2013 1:00 pm by Rain Smith

One vehicle had been stolen from a dealership and one from a city paint and body shop. The third victim left their keys in the ignition of an unlocked 2013 Mercedes, saying they left it running because their dog was inside the SUV.

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Piney Flats man charged with rape of a child

Piney Flats man charged with rape of a child

August 19th, 2013 11:28 am by Rain Smith

Nicholas C. Campbell, 21, of Mountain View Road, was located Sunday by the Bristol, Tenn., Police Department. He was arrested on a warrant for rape of a child and transported to the Sullivan County jail in Blountville.

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Update: Sheriff says shooting victim aimed to kill officers

Update: Sheriff says shooting victim aimed to kill officers

August 19th, 2013 10:16 am by Rain Smith

Police say a man fatally shot while attempting to flee a Bluff City traffic crash, hitting two officers and a firefighter's pickup with his car, posed an immediate threat to both law enforcement and the community at large.

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