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KPD probes fraud cases tied to credit union

KPD probes fraud cases tied to credit union

May 30th, 2013 10:06 pm by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — Authorities are investigating a rash of debit card frauds connected to a Kingsport credit union, while the institution’s CEO has confirmed more than 60 members had been affected as of Thursday morning.

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Police: 4 children found in home with meth lab

Police: 4 children found in home with meth lab

May 30th, 2013 3:37 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County deputies allegedly found a one-pot meth lab cooking while checking up on a tip Monday evening of four neglected children living in a Church Hill residence.

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UT official fired following child porn arrest

UT official fired following child porn arrest

May 30th, 2013 12:33 pm by Megan Boehnke, Knoxville News Sentinel

The University of Tennessee Foundation fired one of its top officials today, two days after he was arrested in his downtown office on federal child pornography charges.

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Ex-Judge Richard Baumgartner reports to prison

Ex-Judge Richard Baumgartner reports to prison

May 30th, 2013 11:05 am by Knoxville News Sentinel staff

Richard Baumgartner, the ex-Knox County Criminal Court judge disgraced by drug use on the bench, began serving his six-month prison sentence this week for lying to investigators.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Hawkins mother, daughter take plea deal in massive animal cruelty case

May 29th, 2013 5:40 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County mother and daughter charged in April on 68 counts each of animal cruelty won’t have to do jail time.

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2 plead guilty in probe of Haslam family business

2 plead guilty in probe of Haslam family business

May 29th, 2013 2:44 pm by SHEILA BURKE, Associated Press

Two employees of the truck stop chain owned by the family of Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam pleaded guilty Wednesday in a federal probe of the company's business practices.

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KPD: Man pepper sprays neighbor during property line dispute

KPD: Man pepper sprays neighbor during property line dispute

May 29th, 2013 1:41 pm by Rain Smith

The victim called police to report he'd been doused with an unknown chemical by his neighbor, who also picked up a stick and threatened to kill him.

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Knoxville woman put out of home by nuisance charge

May 29th, 2013 10:30 am by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Knox County prosecutor has used the state public nuisance statute to put a woman out of her home after repeated calls to police about drug dealing.

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Rogersville man allegedly fires gun as police respond to domestic assault

Rogersville man allegedly fires gun as police respond to domestic assault

May 29th, 2013 8:04 am by Jeff Bobo

Police were at the the bottom of a driveway speaking to the suspect’s wife when a gunshot was fired from the house.

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Bristol man accused of stealing horse trailer

May 28th, 2013 11:25 pm by Staff report

CHURCH HILL — A Bristol, Tenn., man told police he had purchased a horse trailer reported stolen from Church Hill from Craigslist.

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