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Tipster leads HCSO to stash of pills, pot and one marijuana plant growing in yard

Tipster leads HCSO to stash of pills, pot and one marijuana plant growing in yard

July 22nd, 2013 4:19 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County deputies seized marijuana, pills and firearms at a Church Hill residence Friday afternoon thanks to a tipster’s report of drug possession, drug use and a single pot plant growing in the back yard.

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Hawkins woman allegedly fires at seven people, including children, for turning around in driveway

Hawkins woman allegedly fires at seven people, including children, for turning around in driveway

July 22nd, 2013 2:42 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE —A Virginia couple who took their five children on an outing at Bays Mountain Park Sunday afternoon were greeted with gunfire shortly after crossing the Hawkins County line in an attempt to take a scenic route home.

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Mother arrested after mentally challenged child found wandering Kingsport street

Mother arrested after mentally challenged child found wandering Kingsport street

July 22nd, 2013 1:19 pm by Rain Smith

A couch had been placed in front of the child's bedroom door in an apparent attempt to keep him in his room, according to police, where urine soaked puppy pads lined his floor.

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Burglary suspects allegedly cut hole in wall of Kingsport store

Burglary suspects allegedly cut hole in wall of Kingsport store

July 22nd, 2013 11:16 am by Staff Report

Police are seeking assistance in identifying a pair of Kingsport burglary suspects, accused of cutting a hole in the wall of a convenience store to make entry and steal cash, lottery tickets and tobacco products.

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UPDATE: Police identify suspect in deaths of three Ohio women

UPDATE: Police identify suspect in deaths of three Ohio women

July 21st, 2013 5:40 pm by THOMAS J. SHEERAN, Associated Press

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio — Authorities responding to a report of a foul odor from a home discovered a body and arrested a registered sex offender who led police on a gruesome hunt through a poor Ohio neighborhood in a search for more victims.

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Johnson City woman killed in golf cart hit-and-run accident

Johnson City woman killed in golf cart hit-and-run accident

July 21st, 2013 3:39 pm by Associated Press

Investigators say they have charged a 36-year-old man with hit-and-run in a wreck in Fountain Inn that killed a 75-year-old Janice Patterson riding on a golf cart.

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Bristol man to face sentencing on murder, robbery, drug convictions

Bristol man to face sentencing on murder, robbery, drug convictions

July 20th, 2013 9:58 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Bristol, Tenn., man found guilty earlier this year for his role in the Christmas 2011 shooting of a Nickelsville man is scheduled to be sentenced next Tuesday in Scott County court.

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Woman charged in murder-for-hire plot gets year in jail

Woman charged in murder-for-hire plot gets year in jail

July 20th, 2013 1:42 pm by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

ERWIN — The Unicoi County woman charged nearly two years ago with attempting to hire a hit man to kill her ex-husband was sentenced to spend the next year in jail at a Friday hearing in Unicoi County Criminal Court.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

July 20th, 2013 12:00 pm by Staff reports

A collection of the top crime stories from the past week.

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Couple plead guilty to stealing firearms from woman’s father

Couple plead guilty to stealing firearms from woman’s father

July 19th, 2013 10:35 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Megan Ball, of Church Hill, and Dustin Ball, of Kingsport, both pleaded guilty in Scott County Circuit Court last week to felony charges of breaking and entering and grand larceny.

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