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Authorities  search woman's text messages,  charge her with pill trafficking

Authorities search woman's text messages, charge her with pill trafficking

July 1st, 2013 8:13 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — A Church Hill woman is facing a pill trafficking charge based on revealing text messages and recently filled prescriptions that are almost empty.

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Hawkins man charged with statutory rape after his mother called authorities

Hawkins man charged with statutory rape after his mother called authorities

July 1st, 2013 7:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A 25-year-old Hawkins County man was charged with statutory rape early Sunday morning after his mother reported an alleged sexual encounter he was having with a 14-year-old girl.

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Lee County man charged with murdering former stepfather

Lee County man charged with murdering former stepfather

July 1st, 2013 3:03 pm by Wes Bunch

A Lee County man is in police custody after he allegedly used a shotgun to kill his former stepfather Sunday morning at a Rose Hill apartment, authorities said.

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KPD: Passed out parents charged with child neglect at Kingsport Aquatic Center

KPD: Passed out parents charged with child neglect at Kingsport Aquatic Center

July 1st, 2013 12:57 pm by Rain Smith

A Bristol, Tenn., couple have been arrested at the Kingsport Aquatic Center after they were reportedly found passed out in a vehicle — one naked, the other with her breast exposed — leaving their young children unattended for at least three hours.

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Police: Johnson City man tried to stab woman intervening in argument

Police: Johnson City man tried to stab woman intervening in argument

June 30th, 2013 5:49 pm by NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — A Lamont Street man was arrested Saturday on a charge that he tried to stab a woman who tried to intervene in an argument.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

June 29th, 2013 12:00 pm by Staff reports

The week in crime included a judge who denied probation for a woman who threw a dead baby in the trash, a woman ordered to pay more than $24,000 for intentionally breaking her own arm, a woman who was busted for sneaking drugs into jail thanks to toilet w

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Assault report leads to discovery of still in Bloomingdale

Assault report leads to discovery of still in Bloomingdale

June 28th, 2013 11:27 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT —Brian S. Smith, 45, Bloomingdale Road, was arrested on charges of aggravated assault, resisting arrest, public intoxication and possessing a moonshine still as a result of the incident, which occurred on Springwood Lane in Bloomingdale.

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Sullivan corrections officer arrested in Scott

Sullivan corrections officer arrested in Scott

June 28th, 2013 8:17 pm by Staff report

GATE CITY — An off-duty Sullivan County corrections officer was charged with driving under the influence in Scott County Friday.

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Kingsport man arrested for narcotics and Tenn Care fraud

Kingsport man arrested for narcotics and Tenn Care fraud

June 28th, 2013 12:04 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport man was arrested on narcotic charges and Tenn Care fraud as part of an ongoing investigation, according to the police report.

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Scott County teen, 15, leads police on chase in stolen truck

Scott County teen, 15, leads police on chase in stolen truck

June 28th, 2013 7:05 am by Wes Bunch

Scott County authorities arrested a 15-year-old boy earlier this week after he allegedly led police on a pursuit in a stolen farm truck.

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