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Woman charged after six pot plants found during apartment fire

Woman charged after six pot plants found during apartment fire

June 24th, 2014 6:18 pm by Jeff Bobo

The plants, which ranged in size from a couple of inches to about a foot in height, were recovered by police after the fire was extinguished.

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Update: Suspect in hit-and-run death of Kingsport businessman charged with DUI days prior

Update: Suspect in hit-and-run death of Kingsport businessman charged with DUI days prior

June 24th, 2014 1:04 pm by Rain Smith

The death of Michael K. Locke, 61, has left many grieving in the Model City. Locke founded the Hot Dog Hut, a local favorite, and briefly represented the 2nd House District in Nashville following the death of Rep. Keith Westmoreland.

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Three indicted  in Scott County murder

Three indicted in Scott County murder

June 23rd, 2014 10:29 pm by Wes Bunch

Three people were indicted in Scott County Monday on multiple felony charges, including first-degree murder and defiling a dead body, for their alleged roles in the 2010 slaying of a Tennessee woman.

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Man who drove to court for VHMO plea gets sentence doubled

Man who drove to court for VHMO plea gets sentence doubled

June 23rd, 2014 4:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who was arrested on June 2 while driving to Criminal Court to plead guilty for being a habitual motor offender earned himself an additional charge and another two years on his sentence.

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Man allegedly bites wife on nose during brutal assault

Man allegedly bites wife on nose during brutal assault

June 23rd, 2014 2:33 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police reportedly found bite marks on the nose of a woman who was allegedly beaten and choked by her husband Friday night for coming home late.

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Tennessee listed as third-most dangerous state to live

Tennessee listed as third-most dangerous state to live

June 23rd, 2014 2:31 pm by MAX HRENDA, NET News Service

After Tennessee was listed as the country's third most-dangerous state — in a list that included Washington, D.C. — by a business-oriented social media company, questions surrounding the state's safety and the survey's veracity were thrust into public vie

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Man arrested with 333 rounds of ammunition two weeks after warning of the apocalypse

Man arrested with 333 rounds of ammunition two weeks after warning of the apocalypse

June 23rd, 2014 1:31 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Jonesborough man, arrested two weeks ago on illegal weapons charges after warning of the apocalypse, was found June 22 with 333 rounds of ammunition along with three loaded magazines and a handgun, according to a police report.

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Woman charged with attempted murder in Pleasant Grove shooting

Woman charged with attempted murder in Pleasant Grove shooting

June 23rd, 2014 9:37 am by Nick Shepherd

A wife shot her husband in the back as they were checking a trail camera and left him to die in the woods as she went on a planned visit to Pigeon Forge with the couple's two children, according to a press release.

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Man in serious condition following shooting in Bluff City

Man in serious condition following shooting in Bluff City

June 22nd, 2014 8:49 pm by Wes Bunch

BLUFF CITY — One man is seriously injured and another is in police custody following a shooting incident that occurred Sunday in Sullivan County.

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Police: JC man charged with aggravated assault after allegedly cutting father's throat

Police: JC man charged with aggravated assault after allegedly cutting father's throat

June 22nd, 2014 5:59 pm by NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — Police said a city man was arrested after officers said he cut his father's throat.

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