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Man dead in early morning stabbing at Kingsport apartment

Man dead in early morning stabbing at Kingsport apartment

July 4th, 2014 12:41 pm by J. H. Osborne

Police say they found Stephen P. Chastain dead from stab wounds inflicted by his older brother, David L. Chastain.

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Two SW Virginia men indicted on separate child porn charges

Two SW Virginia men indicted on separate child porn charges

July 3rd, 2014 10:24 pm by Wes Bunch

A Lee County grand jury returned indictments this week on two Southwest Virginia men who allegedly were found in possession of child pornography in unrelated cases.

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'Ice' dealing suspect allegedly told DTF agents he 'ditched the dope'

'Ice' dealing suspect allegedly told DTF agents he 'ditched the dope'

July 3rd, 2014 5:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

Agents with the Third Judicial District Drug Task Force (DTF) received a tip that Mitchell Louis Butler would be selling the high-grade "Ice" type of meth Monday evening in the vicinity of the Rogersville Walmart on Route 66.

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Hawkins repeat offender back in court, accused of feces-related assault

Hawkins repeat offender back in court, accused of feces-related assault

July 3rd, 2014 4:46 pm by Jeff Bobo

One of Hawkins County's most notorious repeat offenders was back in court Wednesday accused of putting his feces into another inmate's cell.

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Fireworks allegedly thrown at Kingsport children leads to arrest of man, mother

Fireworks allegedly thrown at Kingsport children leads to arrest of man, mother

July 3rd, 2014 11:23 am by Rain Smith

A man who allegedly threw fireworks at Kingsport children — then engaged in an altercation with a father who took issue — faces multiple charges, including resisting arrest after a scuffle with officers.

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Sheriff: Abingdon man 'acted appropriately' in shooting intruder

Sheriff: Abingdon man 'acted appropriately' in shooting intruder

July 3rd, 2014 10:30 am by Nick Shepherd

A Washington County, Va., man was shot late Wednesday night while trying to break into a home, according to a press release.

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University of Texas student pleads guilty to terrorism charges

University of Texas student pleads guilty to terrorism charges

July 3rd, 2014 6:45 am by By Jazmine Ulloa, Austin American-Statesman (MCT)

Law enforcement officials and retired military officers hailed the investigations that they said brought two men to swift justice, citing concerns over homegrown terrorism and a possible rise in Westerners joining an al-Qaida offshoot.

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Man accused of  macing mom's boyfriend charged with aggravated burglary, auto burglary

Man accused of macing mom's boyfriend charged with aggravated burglary, auto burglary

July 2nd, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who had been wanted for allegedly macing his mother's boyfriend in January was arrested Sunday morning along with another man during a residential burglary.

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JC police: Mom on drugs leaves children in SUV for hours

JC police: Mom on drugs leaves children in SUV for hours

July 2nd, 2014 4:39 pm by NET News Service

Two young children were left alone in an SUV for hours at a Johnson City shopping center Tuesday night, resulting in their mother's arrest on child abuse and neglect charges, police said.

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KPD announces 26 indictments in drug cases

KPD announces 26 indictments in drug cases

July 2nd, 2014 2:34 pm by Rain Smith

A lengthy investigation into the illegal sale of prescription drugs in Kingsport has netted 26 indictments and numerous arrests, including suspects who allegedly sold narcotics from their hospital bed and while on the clock at a fast food restaurant.

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