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SW Va. man charged with sexual battery of minor

SW Va. man charged with sexual battery of minor

June 6th, 2013 6:40 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY -- A Gate City man accused of sexually assaulting a minor was indicted by a Scott County grand jury Thursday on felony charges.

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Theft of cash, guns and guitars from bedridden woman estimated over $20K

Theft of cash, guns and guitars from bedridden woman estimated over $20K

June 6th, 2013 4:38 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of more than $20,000 in cash, guns and musical instruments that took place over the past year from the residence of a elderly bedridden woman in poor health.

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Lee men charged in theft of equipment from Fort Henry Drive construction site

Lee men charged in theft of equipment from Fort Henry Drive construction site

June 6th, 2013 4:18 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — Adam Ely, 30, Route 1 Box 1712 Dryden, and Mark Mullins, 34, P.O. Box 1712 Dryden, were charged with theft over $60,000. The incident began May 20 when KPD officers responded to McDonald's in Colonial Heights for a theft of equipment call.

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Meth lab found on same street as Bulls Gap child daycare center

Meth lab found on same street as Bulls Gap child daycare center

June 6th, 2013 3:32 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County deputies arrested a Bulls Gap couple Wednesday night after allegedly finding a meth lab and meth lab components at a rental home about 600 feet from a children’s daycare center.

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U.S. Marshals service adds reward money toward capture of TBI top ten most wanted

U.S. Marshals service adds reward money toward capture of TBI top ten most wanted

June 6th, 2013 3:03 pm by staff report

The U.S. Marshals Service today increased the reward for information leading to the arrest or capture of David Gordon Jenkins by $2,500. The total reward for Jenkins now stands at $5,000 after he was put on the state’s most wanted list on April 10, 2013.

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Hawkins man gets eight years for meth cook, underage solicitation

Hawkins man gets eight years for meth cook, underage solicitation

June 5th, 2013 4:33 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who was arrested in November for cooking meth, while at the same time being wanted by police for making sexual text messages to a 14-year-old girl, was sentenced Monday to eight years.

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Police: Johnson City man dealt stolen infant formula at local consignment shops

Police: Johnson City man dealt stolen infant formula at local consignment shops

June 5th, 2013 12:52 pm by NET News Service

Infant formula stolen from Johnson City grocery stores was sold at local consignment shops, according to charges filed against a Johnson City man.

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Report: Johnson City man charged with attempted murder tried to escape from jail

Report: Johnson City man charged with attempted murder tried to escape from jail

June 5th, 2013 11:41 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Johnson City man arrested last week on an attempted murder charge for shooting a man in the leg climbed into a jail cell ceiling in an attempt to escape, according to court documents filed Monday.

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Church Hill teen charged with vehicular homicide in 2012  crash

Church Hill teen charged with vehicular homicide in 2012 crash

June 4th, 2013 9:38 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Hawkins County teen who allegedly had bath salts, marijuana and Xanax in his system during a 2012 fatal crash was indicted Monday on one count of vehicular homicide.

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Hawkins woman accused of smuggling drugs into jail through eyeglasses

Hawkins woman accused of smuggling drugs into jail through eyeglasses

June 4th, 2013 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Rogersville woman dropping off eyeglasses for a jail inmate Monday night became an inmate herself after jailers allegedly found suboxone strips inside the earpieces of the glasses.

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