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Suge Knight collapses in courtroom after bail is set at $25 million

Suge Knight collapses in courtroom after bail is set at $25 million

March 20th, 2015 7:15 pm by By Matt Hamilton, Marisa Gerber and Veronica Rocha, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

Just moments after his bail was set at $25 million Friday morning, former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight collapsed in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom.

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Update: Court records detail businessman's alleged attack on woman

Update: Court records detail businessman's alleged attack on woman

March 20th, 2015 10:24 am by Rain Smith

An affidavit filed by police outlines the victim's account of being in a "pitch black" storage unit, where Hoyt Denton allegedly pushed her against a wall and taunted her as she screamed for help.

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Police: Children found in Unicoi home with meth lab

Police: Children found in Unicoi home with meth lab

March 20th, 2015 5:47 am by NET News Service

Unicoi County couple was arrested after police allegedly found a methamphetamine lab inside their residence, along with two juveniles.

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Pretrial diversion for woman accused of biting 'disrespectful' stepdaughter

Pretrial diversion for woman accused of biting 'disrespectful' stepdaughter

March 19th, 2015 7:10 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County woman who bit her "disrespectful" teenage stepdaughter's arm hard enough to break skin in January can have a child abuse charge dismissed if she stays out of trouble.

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DUI suspect claims boyfriend took $16,700 while fleeing the wreck

DUI suspect claims boyfriend took $16,700 while fleeing the wreck

March 19th, 2015 6:21 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County DUI defendant told police Monday that her boyfriend, who fled from a wreck March 10 which resulted in her arrest, had also taken her purse and wallet containing $16,700 which was still unaccounted for.

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Records: Woman accused of cutting baby out of mother's stomach told family she was pregnant

Records: Woman accused of cutting baby out of mother's stomach told family she was pregnant

March 19th, 2015 5:00 pm by SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press; P. SOLOMON BANDA, Associated Press

The documents obtained Thursday say suspect Dynel Lane asked her husband to accompany her to a pre-natal appointment on Wednesday. However, when he came home to meet her, the documents say she reported having a miscarriage

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KPD tries to ID serial shoplifter

KPD tries to ID serial shoplifter

March 19th, 2015 2:41 pm by Staff Report

Police are searching for a woman who allegedly attempted to steal $1,500 in clothing from a store in the Kingsport Town Center, but was stopped and fled the scene, adding that it was her third shoplifting incident at the business.

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$10K drug shipment intercepted in Sullivan County

$10K drug shipment intercepted in Sullivan County

March 19th, 2015 12:54 pm by Rain Smith

Approximately 100 grams of Alpha PVP - AKA, the street drug "gravel" - has been confiscated while en route to a Sullivan County drug dealer, according to police.

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KPD seeks 'cruiser' stolen from cop's son

KPD seeks 'cruiser' stolen from cop's son

March 19th, 2015 11:32 am by Rain Smith

Stealing from a toddler could be ranked among the most cruel transgressions on childhood bliss. But when the victim is a police officer's son, and the loot is a replica of that father's cruiser, the crime may prove particularly unfortunate for the suspect

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Police report 'highly potent' pot bust in Kingsport

Police report 'highly potent' pot bust in Kingsport

March 18th, 2015 4:44 pm by Rain Smith

A search warrant has netted the arrest of two Kingsport men, one on felony charges, after police allegedly discovered more than four ounces of "medical grade" marijuana.

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