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Man charged in 2012 shooting withdraws motion for new judge

Man charged in 2012 shooting withdraws motion for new judge

May 22nd, 2013 7:50 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Johnson City man charged with shooting and beating up a woman and leaving her lying in a parking lot last year has a new attorney and agreed to withdraw a motion asking the judge to withdraw.

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Sleeping dad takes plea in neglect case

Sleeping dad takes plea in neglect case

May 21st, 2013 10:10 pm by Staff report

ROGERSVILLE — A Kingsport man found passed out in his apartment while his children, ages 2 and 4, were wandering outside the residence unattended accepted a plea agreement on a reduced charge Monday in Hawkins County Sessions Court.

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Hawkins loses marijuana eradication helicopter to Jackson, Tenn., Police Department

Hawkins loses marijuana eradication helicopter to Jackson, Tenn., Police Department

May 21st, 2013 9:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — After nearly six years on the ground, the Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office’s marijuana eradication helicopter was transferred to the Jackson, Tenn., Police Department earlier this month by federal order.

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Brotherly brawl prompts Hawkins arrest

Brotherly brawl prompts Hawkins arrest

May 21st, 2013 2:27 pm by Rain Smith

Police were dispatched to a fight in progress on Early Branch Road. Investigation revealed a man became "irate" with his mother and threw a wrench against the house, prompting his brother to exit the home.

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Police say knife-wielding Kingsport man steals his mother's purse, flees from officers

Police say knife-wielding Kingsport man steals his mother's purse, flees from officers

May 21st, 2013 12:10 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man faces multiple charges after allegedly displaying a knife and demanding money from his 75-year-old mother — threatening to kill himself if she didn't comply — then fleeing with her purse, which led to a police pursuit.

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Jonesborough man charged with sexual battery of girls

Jonesborough man charged with sexual battery of girls

May 21st, 2013 11:14 am by NET News Service

Christopher Ray Arrowood, 35, is jailed on $50,000 bond and has a Criminal Court appearance set for July 9. He’s charged with two counts of sexual battery by an authority figure and three counts of aggravated sexual battery.

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SW Va. attorney pleads guilty to drug charges

May 20th, 2013 4:39 pm by Wes Bunch

ABINGDON -- A Wise County attorney is facing more than a year in federal prison after he pleaded guilty Monday to four drug-related felonies.

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Escaped cows help police nab accused cattle rustlers

Escaped cows help police nab accused cattle rustlers

May 20th, 2013 3:39 pm by Jeff Bobo

Nine stolen Hawkins County cows escaped from a small corral Saturday in Hamblen County, resulting in an investigation which led to two alleged rustlers being charged with one count each of theft over $10,000.

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Police chase woman wanted in Hancock through Rogersville Walmart

Police chase woman wanted in Hancock through Rogersville Walmart

May 20th, 2013 2:47 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County woman led police on a foot chase through the Rogersville Walmart Friday after an off-duty Hancock County Deputy recognized her as being wanted there for a probation violation.

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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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