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KPD: No motive forthcoming in teen's murder

KPD: No motive forthcoming in teen's murder

January 14th, 2015 12:08 pm by Rain Smith

"The investigation does not arbitrarily cease with the death of the offender," said Tom Patton, public information officer for the Kingsport Police Department.

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Administrator convicted in sex case at Sullivan children's home

Administrator convicted in sex case at Sullivan children's home

January 14th, 2015 10:32 am by Rain Smith

The supervisor of a Sullivan County children's center has been found guilty of failing to report a juvenile's sexual abuse at the facility.

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Child rapist accused of trying to contact victim three decades later

Child rapist accused of trying to contact victim three decades later

January 14th, 2015 12:59 am by Jeff Bobo

Jerry Lynn Cox, 73, 140 Beechwood Lane, Surgoinsville, appeared in Hawkins County Sessions Court Monday charged with two counts of violating the terms of his sex offender status, as well as failure to make his quarterly report with the sheriff's office.

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JC man accused of selling daughters to sex ring found incompetent for trial

JC man accused of selling daughters to sex ring found incompetent for trial

January 13th, 2015 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Connie McCall agreed to plead guilty to production of child pornography by a parent in February 2014 and to testify against her husband at his trial.

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Burglars strike Kingsport armored service

Burglars strike Kingsport armored service

January 13th, 2015 1:54 pm by Rain Smith

Burglars reportedly broke windows to enter a Kingsport armored vehicle service early Tuesday morning, making away as alarms sounded with a large amount of cash.

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Police blew door off JC hotel room to reach murder suspect

Police blew door off JC hotel room to reach murder suspect

January 13th, 2015 9:45 am by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

Johnson City police used explosives to blow a hotel room open just before a man suspected of killing a Kingsport teenager and wounding the teen's sister killed himself over the weekend.

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'Crushing' — AFJROTC instructor calls shooting victim a leader

'Crushing' — AFJROTC instructor calls shooting victim a leader

January 13th, 2015 8:06 am by Rick Wagner

Already accepted into a delayed entry program of the U.S. Marine Corps and set to graduate from South in the spring, 18-year-old Dylan Wayne Ferguson seemed to have everything going to him.

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Hawkins woman charged with DUI after lights go out

Hawkins woman charged with DUI after lights go out

January 12th, 2015 11:56 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County deputy traced a power outage late Thursday night near Rogersville to an alleged hit-and-run DUI driver who struck a utility pole with a pickup.

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Woman who crashed car, abandoned kids sentenced to jail, rehab

Woman who crashed car, abandoned kids sentenced to jail, rehab

January 12th, 2015 8:06 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Monday, Ashley Brooke Mabe, 29, 124 Holston Terrace Drive, Rogersville, pleaded guilty to reckless endangerment, driving on a revoked license, evading arrest, registration violation, no insurance, and failure to make immediate notice of an accident.

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Jury recommends 520 years in Lee County child porn case

Jury recommends 520 years in Lee County child porn case

January 12th, 2015 6:15 pm by Rain Smith

A prosecutor says the juveniles pictured were less than 12 years old, describing the images as "sickening, not only because of the age of the children, but also because of the sexual situations they were shown in."

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