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Sullivan County teen claims spiked drink preceded theft, crash

Sullivan County teen claims spiked drink preceded theft, crash

July 11th, 2014 7:00 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport teen reportedly had a felonious albeit brief ride on Friday morning, stealing a pickup and then rolling it outside his own home, located less than one mile from the victim's.

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High speed pursuit in Virginia leads to multiple charges for Kingsport man

High speed pursuit in Virginia leads to multiple charges for Kingsport man

July 11th, 2014 4:08 pm by Wes Bunch

A Kingsport man is facing DUI and other felony charges after he allegedly lead Gate City Police on a pursuit early Friday morning that reached speeds over 100 mph and ended with him crashing a stolen vehicle.

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Texas shooting suspect collapses twice in court

Texas shooting suspect collapses twice in court

July 11th, 2014 4:00 pm by MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press

A man accused of killing six members of his ex-wife's family, including four children, after forcing his way into their suburban Houston home collapsed in court twice Friday as a prosecutor read out details of the crime.

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Man faces six felony charges in Sullivan County trailer thefts

Man faces six felony charges in Sullivan County trailer thefts

July 11th, 2014 1:06 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man whose alleged theft of a utility trailer was recently thwarted by an observant neighbor of the victim — who chased him down and pulled him over — now faces felony charges in connection to five similar incidents.

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Kingsport woman embezzles $420 K from credit union

Kingsport woman embezzles $420 K from credit union

July 11th, 2014 9:53 am by Rain Smith

A former teller at a Kingsport credit union has been sentenced to federal prison for plundering nearly a half million dollars through phony withdrawal, ATM and vault records.

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Guns found at teen slaying suspect's home in Tenn.

Guns found at teen slaying suspect's home in Tenn.

July 11th, 2014 6:20 am by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Police found a store of firearms Thursday at the home of a 15-year-old boy charged with shooting a longtime member of the National Guard at a Tennessee armory as investigators explored possible motives, an official said.

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Bristol man enters    plea in  Christmas Eve murder in Scott

Bristol man enters plea in Christmas Eve murder in Scott

July 10th, 2014 10:56 pm by Wes Bunch

Daniel Eugene Norris, 38, had been scheduled to stand trial before a jury on a single count of capital murder but instead entered an Alford — or best interest — guilty plea to a reduced charge of first-degree murder.

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Second suspect in Church Hill ambush shooting now in Hawkins jail

Second suspect in Church Hill ambush shooting now in Hawkins jail

July 10th, 2014 3:59 pm by Jeff Bobo

Haile Nikols Dujon, 33, was transferred to the Hawkins County Jail Wednesday charged with attempted first degree murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

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Mother, daughter scammed out of $521 in online parrot sale

Mother, daughter scammed out of $521 in online parrot sale

July 10th, 2014 3:12 pm by Jeff Bobo

HCSO Chief Deputy Tony Allen said there isn't much his department can do about these type of online scams, and the chances of these people seeing their money again are just about nil.

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Update: Gunman in delivery man garb kills 4 kids, parents

Update: Gunman in delivery man garb kills 4 kids, parents

July 10th, 2014 1:56 pm by MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press

A gunman dressed as a delivery man forced his way into his sister-in-law's suburban Houston home where he held her children at gunpoint until their parents arrived. Then he opened fire, killing four of the children and the two adults.

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