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Kingsport man sentenced to nine years for selling crack cocaine

Kingsport man sentenced to nine years for selling crack cocaine

July 22nd, 2015 9:00 am by Matthew Lane

On April 3, 2013, eight members of KPD's SWAT division performed a traffic stop on Antwaun "Kitchen" Hendricks' mini-van near Tranbarger Drive. With Hendricks in tow, officers then went to his nearby residence to execute a search warrant.

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UPDATE: HCSO asks for help identifying culprit who stole safe at tobacco warehouse

UPDATE: HCSO asks for help identifying culprit who stole safe at tobacco warehouse

July 22nd, 2015 8:08 am by Jeff Bobo

The owner of this truck has been identified and police say he is not the person who stole a safe from the Rogersville Tobacco Warehouse at Phipps Bend Friday night.

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Deadline for Sullivan magistrate applications is July 31

Deadline for Sullivan magistrate applications is July 31

July 21st, 2015 11:46 pm by J. H. Osborne

The magistrates will be responsible for meeting face to face with arresting officers, at night and on holidays when the circuit court clerk's office is closed, to determine if probable cause exists to secure the issue of an arrest warrant.

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Dungannon man sentenced for malicious wounding

Dungannon man sentenced for malicious wounding

July 21st, 2015 8:30 pm by Marci Gore

Police arrived at the scene to find a female victim bleeding with bruising to her face, head and body. The victim identified Stevie Lynn Dockery as her attacker and stated she was hit repeatedly with a table leg.

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Kingsport police hunting for suspect in shoe theft

Kingsport police hunting for suspect in shoe theft

July 21st, 2015 7:52 pm by Staff report

The white female fled the scene in a light blue Chevy Lumina sedan.

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Theater shooter may not be executed even if sentenced to die

Theater shooter may not be executed even if sentenced to die

July 21st, 2015 6:32 pm by Associated Press

Colorado has executed only one person in nearly half a century, and just three people sit on the state's death row.

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Pot plants behind home result in charges against family

Pot plants behind home result in charges against family

July 21st, 2015 5:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

The discovery of two marijuana plants behind a Hawkins County mobile home last week resulted in multiple charges being filed against a mother and son, and charges pending against a father who remains at large.

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KPD: Reckless gunfire in apartment prompts arrest

KPD: Reckless gunfire in apartment prompts arrest

July 21st, 2015 3:08 pm by Rain Smith

Gunfire through the floor of a Kingsport apartment - and into the bedroom of a neighbor below, who was sleeping with her children - has spurred the arrest of a man on felony charges.

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Hawkins considers new court cost to generate funds for public defender

Hawkins considers new court cost to generate funds for public defender

July 21st, 2015 1:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

The cost of being convicted of a crime in Hawkins County will be a bit higher if the County Commission approves a proposal adding a new fee to a defendant's court costs which would generate revenue for the Public Defender's office.

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Witness: Man 'hogtied' by Mississippi police before death

Witness: Man 'hogtied' by Mississippi police before death

July 21st, 2015 1:00 pm by Associated Press

Multiple news outlets report that 30-year-old Memphis chemical engineer Troy Goode died in a hospital Saturday night, two hours after being detained by the Southaven Police Department.

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