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Drunk man damaging trees in historic park wanted to cook hot dogs

Drunk man damaging trees in historic park wanted to cook hot dogs

June 30th, 2015 7:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

In 2013 Crockett Spring Park was named one of Tennessee's approximately 70 certified arboretums by the state Forestry Division owing to its 32 individual species of trees.

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KPD: Father intentionally kills kitten in front of children

KPD: Father intentionally kills kitten in front of children

June 30th, 2015 4:07 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man has been arrested for fatally stomping and throwing a kitten in front of his young children, according to police, because he was angry with their mother.

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Kingsport woman charged with theft from J.C. auto dealer

Kingsport woman charged with theft from J.C. auto dealer

June 30th, 2015 2:42 pm by Rain Smith

A woman accused of stealing a new car from a Johnson City dealership apparently didn't read the owner's manual very closely, as police used the vehicle's factory-equipped GPS to track her to Blountville and make an arrest.

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Kingsport police probe 'cloned' fraud cases

Kingsport police probe 'cloned' fraud cases

June 30th, 2015 11:27 am by Rain Smith

Investigators say legitimate account numbers and details are obtained from credit and debit cards, with the information then copied to fake cards to make fraudulent purchases.

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Fire that destroyed $65k rollback a suspected arson

Fire that destroyed $65k rollback a suspected arson

June 30th, 2015 8:15 am by Jeff Bobo

Anyone who has information about the rollback fire at 108 Ruritan Road in Mooresburg early Monday morning is asked to call the HCSO at (423) 272-4848.

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THP stepping up safety patrol over July Fourth holiday

THP stepping up safety patrol over July Fourth holiday

June 30th, 2015 7:38 am by Associated Press

According to a news release, the agency will use predictive analytics to allocate manpower and target areas where the likelihood of alcohol-related, serious injury or fatal crashes may occur during the holiday period.

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'I don't want anybody to forget her': Father prays for safe return of girl missing with sex offender

'I don't want anybody to forget her': Father prays for safe return of girl missing with sex offender - VIDEO

June 29th, 2015 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

"If she had any idea that she was talking to a pedophile she would not have went." -- Ed Wilson

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Man reportedly tells police to arrest him or he'll kill girlfriend

Man reportedly tells police to arrest him or he'll kill girlfriend

June 29th, 2015 8:43 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who allegedly told police to take him to jail Sunday night or his girlfriend would be dead by morning was sentenced Monday to 10 days in jail for domestic assault.

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Woman loses dog while partying at church

Woman loses dog while partying at church

June 29th, 2015 8:00 pm by Rain Smith

At 12:20 p.m., dispatch was alerted to a suspicious woman "dancing around in the parking lot" of a church in Bristol, then throwing a bottle of vodka onto the lawn.

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Update: Police locate stolen church van

Update: Police locate stolen church van

June 29th, 2015 3:36 pm by Staff Report

The vehicle was reportedly taken from Double Springs Baptist Church on Rock Springs Road in Kingsport Saturday.

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