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Union County DUI stop turns up 300 pounds of pot

Union County DUI stop turns up 300 pounds of pot

May 20th, 2013 11:15 am by Associated Press

MAYNARDVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Union County Sheriff's Office deputies say the truck appeared to be driven by someone under the influence and they stopped it.

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O.J. Simpson lawyers say he is closer to freedom

O.J. Simpson lawyers say he is closer to freedom

May 19th, 2013 6:00 pm by Associated Press

LAS VEGAS — The latest court hearing for O.J. Simpson in the glitzy capital of big gambles has come to a close with the former football star’s defense team feeling confident that their client is closer to getting out of prison.

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Hofstra student killed by police during break-in

Hofstra student killed by police during break-in

May 19th, 2013 5:43 am by Associated Press

A wanted man with a criminal history dating nearly 15 years entered a front door that had been left open at a New York home near Hofstra University. A short time later, the intruder and a 21-year-old college junior, Andrea Rebello, were both dead.

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Police: JC man tattoos, has sex with Kingsport juvenile

Police: JC man tattoos, has sex with Kingsport juvenile

May 18th, 2013 3:00 pm by Rain Smith

A Johnson City man has been arrested after allegedly having sex with a Kingsport girl, 15, and giving her three tattoos.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

May 18th, 2013 12:05 pm by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of May 10th through the 17th.

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Do you know her? KPD trying to ID female in Higher Ground security photo

Do you know her? KPD trying to ID female in Higher Ground security photo

May 17th, 2013 7:30 pm by Staff report

KINGSPORT — On Friday, April 26, 2013 a local family attended the area wide baccalaureate program hosted by Higher Ground Baptist Church for Sullivan County graduates.

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Kingsport shooting victim released from hospital, booked into jail

Kingsport shooting victim released from hospital, booked into jail

May 17th, 2013 4:12 pm by Rain Smith

One of the two individuals shot at a Kingsport apartment complex on Tuesday night has been released from the hospital and booked into jail, where he's currently held on multiple charges.

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Rollins pleads guilty to stabbing Colonial Heights bait shop owner

Rollins pleads guilty to stabbing Colonial Heights bait shop owner

May 17th, 2013 3:09 pm by Wes Bunch

A Virginia man who had his death sentence overturned in the 2001 murder of a Colonial Heights bait shop owner will now serve life with the possibility of parole following a guilty plea hearing Friday afternoon in Sullivan County Criminal Court.

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Arias victim's family makes dramatic statement

Arias victim's family makes dramatic statement

May 17th, 2013 10:05 am by BRIAN SKOLOFF, Associated Press

Steven Alexander stood before the jury, looked up at a family picture and grimaced and cried as he ticked off the list of problems that have befallen him in the five years since his brother was murdered.

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ETSU student held at gunpoint while fraternity house burglarized

May 17th, 2013 8:38 am by NET News Service

An East Tennessee State University student was held at gunpoint while his fraternity house in the Tree Streets was burglarized early Wednesday morning, according to a police report.

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