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Police charge suspect in death of student, said they met through Craigslist ad

Police charge suspect in death of student, said they met through Craigslist ad

May 7th, 2015 9:55 am by By Joel Currier and Christine Byers, St. Louis Post-Dispatch (TNS)

Police charged a 24-year-old St. Louis man Wednesday night in the fatal shooting two days earlier of Taylor Clark.

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Georgia sheriff charged in shooting incident

Georgia sheriff charged in shooting incident

May 7th, 2015 9:50 am by By Tyler Estep and Alexis Stevens, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (TNS)

Victor Hill and Gwenevere McCord were the only two people inside a 3,800-square-foot home when McCord was shot in the abdomen. Hill called 911 to report the shooting, but refused to cooperate with officers called to the home Sunday night.

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Man who fired gunshots during altercation with parents receives plea deal

Man who fired gunshots during altercation with parents receives plea deal

May 7th, 2015 8:05 am by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill man who reportedly fired a gun seven times during an altercation with his parents last October was sentenced to probation Tuesday in exchange for a guilty plea to misdemeanor assault.

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Teen nabbed in two 100 mph chases gets 15 days in Hawkins

Teen nabbed in two 100 mph chases gets 15 days in Hawkins

May 6th, 2015 7:31 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Kingsport teen who led police in Hawkins County on a 100 mph chase only weeks after a similar Kingsport chase in which he admittedly "smoked" police, was sentenced to 15 days in jail Tuesday on his Hawkins County charges.

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Trailer fire leads Hawkins deputies to indoor pot farm, stolen property

Trailer fire leads Hawkins deputies to indoor pot farm, stolen property

May 6th, 2015 5:31 pm by Jeff Bobo

Three people were arrested after an indoor marijuana farm was discovered in a mobile home that burned Monday night in a remote section of Hawkins County near the Greene County line.

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Woman charged with child abuse at Kingsport business

Woman charged with child abuse at Kingsport business

May 6th, 2015 1:18 pm by Rain Smith

A homeless woman has been arrested after allegedly walking along Fort Henry Drive with her two young children - both barefooted and smelling of urine and feces - then attempting to bum rides with an account of being "on the run from police."

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Kingsport brothers arrested in attempted murder case

Kingsport brothers arrested in attempted murder case

May 6th, 2015 10:17 am by Rain Smith

A pair of Kingsport siblings are in jail after allegedly arming themselves with knives and attacking a man outside his city home, leaving him with life-threatening stab wounds.

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Texas gunman was former target of FBI terror probe

Texas gunman was former target of FBI terror probe

May 5th, 2015 7:30 pm by Associated Press

The Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the attack. The statement marked the first time that IS, which frequently calls for attacks against the West, had asserted responsibility for one in the United States.

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Hawkins humane society rescues 'mating' dogs from feces-filled cages

Hawkins humane society rescues 'mating' dogs from feces-filled cages - VIDEO

May 5th, 2015 7:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Humane Society rescued 10 dogs from a Bulls Gap residence Tuesday morning, most of which had been kept in pairs in filthy, feces filled cages for the purpose of mating.

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Woman who made false 911 stabbing call admits to using meth

Woman who made false 911 stabbing call admits to using meth

May 5th, 2015 5:48 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill woman who allegedly made a false stabbing report to Hawkins County 911 Monday morning was charged with misuse of 911, public intoxication, and other charges.

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