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Burglary suspects allegedly cut hole in wall of Kingsport store

Burglary suspects allegedly cut hole in wall of Kingsport store

July 22nd, 2013 11:16 am by Staff Report

Police are seeking assistance in identifying a pair of Kingsport burglary suspects, accused of cutting a hole in the wall of a convenience store to make entry and steal cash, lottery tickets and tobacco products.

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UPDATE: Police identify suspect in deaths of three Ohio women

UPDATE: Police identify suspect in deaths of three Ohio women

July 21st, 2013 5:40 pm by THOMAS J. SHEERAN, Associated Press

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio — Authorities responding to a report of a foul odor from a home discovered a body and arrested a registered sex offender who led police on a gruesome hunt through a poor Ohio neighborhood in a search for more victims.

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Johnson City woman killed in golf cart hit-and-run accident

Johnson City woman killed in golf cart hit-and-run accident

July 21st, 2013 3:39 pm by Associated Press

Investigators say they have charged a 36-year-old man with hit-and-run in a wreck in Fountain Inn that killed a 75-year-old Janice Patterson riding on a golf cart.

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Bristol man to face sentencing on murder, robbery, drug convictions

Bristol man to face sentencing on murder, robbery, drug convictions

July 20th, 2013 9:58 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Bristol, Tenn., man found guilty earlier this year for his role in the Christmas 2011 shooting of a Nickelsville man is scheduled to be sentenced next Tuesday in Scott County court.

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Woman charged in murder-for-hire plot gets year in jail

Woman charged in murder-for-hire plot gets year in jail

July 20th, 2013 1:42 pm by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

ERWIN — The Unicoi County woman charged nearly two years ago with attempting to hire a hit man to kill her ex-husband was sentenced to spend the next year in jail at a Friday hearing in Unicoi County Criminal Court.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

July 20th, 2013 12:00 pm by Staff reports

A collection of the top crime stories from the past week.

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Couple plead guilty to stealing firearms from woman’s father

Couple plead guilty to stealing firearms from woman’s father

July 19th, 2013 10:35 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Megan Ball, of Church Hill, and Dustin Ball, of Kingsport, both pleaded guilty in Scott County Circuit Court last week to felony charges of breaking and entering and grand larceny.

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Wet footprints lead to theft charges

Wet footprints lead to theft charges

July 19th, 2013 10:51 am by Nick Shepherd

Wet footprints in the grass led to one Kingsport man’s arrest on theft charges Thursday.

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Hawkins woman has ex arrested on false burglary and assault allegation

Hawkins woman has ex arrested on false burglary and assault allegation

July 19th, 2013 12:34 am by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — A Hawkins County woman who had her ex-boyfriend arrested early Monday morning based on false allegations of aggravated burglary and assault later admitted her current live-in boyfriend had assaulted her.

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Couple facing charges in theft of FedEx package containing five iPhones

Couple facing charges in theft of FedEx package containing five iPhones

July 18th, 2013 11:44 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Hawkins County deputies are looking for a Morristown man who allegedly stole a FedEx package containing iPhones that his girlfriend had accepted for a neighbor. HCSO Detective Ken Sturgill said the items are worth $5,000.

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