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Police: Driving error leads to Kingsport man's pot, pills

Police: Driving error leads to Kingsport man's pot, pills

September 13th, 2014 11:08 am by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man who drove the wrong way on a Johnson City Street now faces felony charges, according to police, as a subsequent traffic stop located 12 ounces of marijuana and multiple prescription drugs.

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Duffield man gets 20 years for rape of child

Duffield man gets 20 years for rape of child

September 13th, 2014 10:10 am by Nick Shepherd

GATE CITY — A Duffield man who confessed to raping a child last May has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.

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Woman held without bail after 3 dead babies found

Woman held without bail after 3 dead babies found

September 12th, 2014 8:00 pm by JENNIFER McDERMOTT, Associated Press; DENISE LAVOIE, Associated Press

A woman who lived at a squalid, vermin-infested home where the bodies of three infants were found this week was arraigned Friday on charges including fetal death concealment and ordered held without bail

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Fall Branch man facing federal charges alleging he used a restricted pesticide to kill birds

Fall Branch man facing federal charges alleging he used a restricted pesticide to kill birds

September 12th, 2014 7:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Prosecutors filed the complaint against Rickie Cloyd on Sept. 4 in U.S. District Court in Greeneville. The charges include using a restricted pesticide and killing migratory birds. A court hearing has not been scheduled.

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Sullivan County man charged with sexual battery of child

Sullivan County man charged with sexual battery of child

September 12th, 2014 2:20 pm by Rain Smith

A Bluff City resident has been arrested for his alleged solicitation and sexual battery of an 11-year-old boy.

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Burglars strike Kingsport church

Burglars strike Kingsport church

September 12th, 2014 12:33 pm by Rain Smith

Nearly $4,000 worth of electronics have been stolen from a Kingsport church, with entry for the burglary apparently made through the roof of the building.

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Ohio high school shooter T.J. Lane caught after prison escape

Ohio high school shooter T.J. Lane caught after prison escape

September 12th, 2014 7:41 am by By Ryan Parker, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

T.J. Lane was convicted in the shooting rampage that killed three students and injured two others at Chardon High School east of Cleveland in February 2012.

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Man accused of possessing child porn had 70 dead cats at his home, official says

Man accused of possessing child porn had 70 dead cats at his home, official says

September 12th, 2014 7:08 am by By Brett Clarkson, Sun Sentinel (MCT)

Many of the deceased felines were packaged in plastic and aluminum wrap, with their names, dates of birth and death, and messages like 'Rest in Peace' written on the packages, said Capt. Dave Walesky.

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Man found guilty in Sullivan County child porn case

Man found guilty in Sullivan County child porn case

September 11th, 2014 1:19 pm by Rain Smith

A former Kingsport resident indicted last year by a Sullivan County grand jury has been found guilty on nearly three dozen child pornography charges.

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Tenn. man arrested after discussing drugs on 911 call

Tenn. man arrested after discussing drugs on 911 call

September 11th, 2014 7:48 am by Associated Press

MOUNT PLEASANT, Tenn. (AP) — Dispatchers traced the call when they heard him talking about getting high and going to a drug dealer's house on an open line.

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