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Employee accused of swiping $9K from Kingsport ATM

Employee accused of swiping $9K from Kingsport ATM

September 2nd, 2015 2:33 pm by Rain Smith

A former assistant manager of a Kingsport gas station has been arrested for allegedly stealing more than $9,000 from an ATM at the business.

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4 indicted in drive-by shooting of 7-year-old Memphis girl

4 indicted in drive-by shooting of 7-year-old Memphis girl

September 2nd, 2015 7:54 am by Associated Press

All four men are being held without bond. Online court records don't show if they have lawyers who could comment on their cases, which are being handled by prosecutors who deal with gang-related crimes.

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Judge dismisses wrongful arrest lawsuit

Judge dismisses wrongful arrest lawsuit

September 1st, 2015 6:30 pm by Matthew Lane

However, Sullivan County agreed to pay the man a $4,000 settlement in exchange for him not appealing the federal court decision and not filing a similar lawsuit at the state court level.

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Walmart shoplifter who succeeded twice nabbed on third try in same day

Walmart shoplifter who succeeded twice nabbed on third try in same day

September 1st, 2015 5:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man allegedly made it out of the Rogersville Walmart with stolen tools twice Sunday morning, but when he tried his luck again that night police were waiting for him in the parking lot.

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Football dad allegedly threatened to break Rogersville Middle coach's windows

Football dad allegedly threatened to break Rogersville Middle coach's windows

September 1st, 2015 1:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Aug. 25 the HCSO received a separate report from a parent who stated that last year the same suspect threatened to shoot players "one by one" because he felt his son was being hit too hard in practice.

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Two charged in rape of child at Warriors Path

Two charged in rape of child at Warriors Path

September 1st, 2015 12:07 pm by Rain Smith

A Virginia couple have been arrested in connection with the rape of a child in Kingsport: one for allegedly committing the act at Warriors Path State Park, his wife for failing to tell authorities and trying to cover it up.

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Erwin man allegedly kills wife during argument over church tithes

Erwin man allegedly kills wife during argument over church tithes

September 1st, 2015 8:40 am by NET News Service

An 81-year-old Erwin woman whose husband confessed to shooting her on Sunday has died, resulting in a first-degree murder charge, authorities said.

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Man accused of attempting to run over neighbor during verbal dispute

Man accused of attempting to run over neighbor during verbal dispute

September 1st, 2015 8:05 am by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man was charged with aggravated assault early Friday morning after he allegedly attempted to run over a neighbor during a traffic related verbal dispute in an upscale neighborhood west of Rogersville.

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Felon allegedly used pistol to intimidate man who owed him money

Felon allegedly used pistol to intimidate man who owed him money

August 31st, 2015 8:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

According to police, in 2007 William Joseph Padgett, 49, 156 Phipps Road, Rogersville, was convicted of sale and delivery of Schedule II narcotics.

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Update: Son made threats prior to slaying of Bristol family

Update: Son made threats prior to slaying of Bristol family

August 31st, 2015 11:48 am by Rain Smith

A 19-year-old man's long held hatred for his mother is believed to have spurred him to burst into a Bristol, Tenn., home on Saturday evening, then fatally shoot her, his stepfather and grandmother in front of six children.

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