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Complaint of loud music at Rogersville City Park leads to DUI, drug arrest

Complaint of loud music at Rogersville City Park leads to DUI, drug arrest

August 5th, 2013 3:10 pm by Jeff Bobo

When police stopped a Rogersville man for excessively loud music at the City Park Saturday night, the driver was shocked to discover he allegedly had marijuana in his pants pocket.

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Burglary suspect on run since May apprehended

Burglary suspect on run since May apprehended

August 5th, 2013 10:37 am by Staff reports

A suspect wanted since May in a series of burglaries has been arrested, the Kingsport Police Department announced today.

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Update: Suspect  in deadly Venice Beach boardwalk hit-and-run in custody

Update: Suspect in deadly Venice Beach boardwalk hit-and-run in custody

August 4th, 2013 2:00 pm by Associated Press

A surveillance video shows the suspect getting into a large black car, steering around a vehicle barrier and accelerating mercilessly through the crowd.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

August 3rd, 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 July 26 through Aug. 2.

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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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