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Ex-Unicoi County sheriff’s third trial starts Monday

Ex-Unicoi County sheriff’s third trial starts Monday

July 8th, 2013 8:11 am by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

For the third time in less than a year, former Unicoi County sheriff Kent Harris will face trial in Unicoi County Criminal Court.

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Urban Meyer: No cover-up for Hernandez while he was at Florida

Urban Meyer: No cover-up for Hernandez while he was at Florida

July 6th, 2013 7:40 pm by Associated Press

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer said it is “wrong and irresponsible” to connect him or his former Florida staff to the murder charge facing Aaron Hernandez.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

July 6th, 2013 9:00 am by Staff Report

A look back at the most viewed crime stories generated by the Times-News staff from June 28 through July 5.

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Former JC doctor to serve time at Ala. prison for mislabeled cancer drugs

Former JC doctor to serve time at Ala. prison for mislabeled cancer drugs

July 5th, 2013 3:26 pm by Rex Barber, NET News Service

Dr. William Kincaid, a former Johnson City cancer physician who pleaded guilty in federal court in December to misleading patients by receiving mislabeled cancer drugs, is to report to prison in less than three weeks.

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Memphis boy, 13, shot while watching fireworks

Memphis boy, 13, shot while watching fireworks

July 5th, 2013 8:32 am by Associated Press

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Memphis put handcuffs on a suspect within a half-hour of a boy being shot at a Beale Street fireworks show.

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Suspect in rash of Mooresburg burglaries nabbed in Grainger

Suspect in rash of Mooresburg burglaries nabbed in Grainger

July 4th, 2013 11:35 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Newport man wanted for a rash of auto burglaries in the Mooresburg community of Hawkins County on June 21 was arrested in Grainger County last week.

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Rogersville pawn broker pleads guilty to improper record keeping

Rogersville pawn broker pleads guilty to improper record keeping

July 4th, 2013 11:25 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Rogersville businessman Rick Allen Stewart was sentenced Wednesday to 11 months and 29 days probation and fined $1,000 on charges related to improper record keeping at his pawn shop.

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Man accused of attacking pregnant woman during burglary takes plea deal

Man accused of attacking pregnant woman during burglary takes plea deal

July 4th, 2013 6:00 am by Jeff Bobo

Court officials told the Times-News that the robbery charge was dismissed because the prosecution case was weakened after some of the victims were arrested on unrelated charges.

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Man who killed self during traffic stop was former Sullivan corrections officer

Man who killed self during traffic stop was former Sullivan corrections officer

July 3rd, 2013 9:39 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Those with knowledge of the investigation identified the man who shot himself as Jeffery Mathes, 51. Mathes was arrested for DUI twice in a single day last week.

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Search warrant leads to meth discovery at Lee County residence

Search warrant leads to meth discovery at Lee County residence

July 3rd, 2013 3:29 pm by Wes Bunch

JONESVILLE -- One person was arrested and another is being sought by Lee County authorities after methamphetamine was allegedly discovered Monday at a home in the Klondike community.

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