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'Life and death': Police plead with Hawkins commissioners to repair radio 'dead spots'

'Life and death': Police plead with Hawkins commissioners to repair radio 'dead spots'

June 17th, 2014 7:12 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two police officers who chased an armed suspect from Church Hill into Goshen Valley on June 7 were in radio "dead space" and out of contact with Hawkins County Central dispatch for more than 11 minutes.

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Couple found passed out at Pal's charged with drug possession

Couple found passed out at Pal's charged with drug possession

June 17th, 2014 1:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill couple who allegedly passed out while eating lunch are facing drug possession and public intoxication charges.

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KPD: Pedestrian steals pickup to beat the heat

KPD: Pedestrian steals pickup to beat the heat

June 17th, 2014 12:29 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport woman has been charged with stealing an automobile from a city car wash, allegedly offering the excuse that she "got hot and didn't want to walk anymore."

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State trooper faces rape, domestic assault charges

State trooper faces rape, domestic assault charges

June 17th, 2014 8:12 am by Associated Press

According to the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security, Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper William Hobbs was placed on leave after he was arrested over the weekend in Hohenwald.

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Man who allegedly made lewd comments to teen accused of beating girl's stepdad

Man who allegedly made lewd comments to teen accused of beating girl's stepdad

June 16th, 2014 7:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

David Howard Moore, 50, 1033 Scheel Road Apt. 10, Knoxville, was arraigned Monday in Hawkins County Sessions Court on charges including aggravated assault, assault, resisting arrest and public intoxication.

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Kingsport man sentenced in TennCare fraud case

Kingsport man sentenced in TennCare fraud case

June 16th, 2014 6:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport man has been ordered to repay the state after being convicted of TennCare fraud, according to the Office of the Inspector General.

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Alleged 'drugged driver' fled police 75 mph in wrong lane

Alleged 'drugged driver' fled police 75 mph in wrong lane

June 16th, 2014 5:47 pm by Jeff Bobo

An alleged "drugged driver" who fled a traffic stop Friday afternoon 75 mph in the wrong lane of a two lane highway in Surgoinsville is facing several charges including drug possession, DUI, and felony reckless endangerment.

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Prosecutors to get another shot at dealer who got plea deal after evidence theft

Prosecutors to get another shot at dealer who got plea deal after evidence theft

June 16th, 2014 5:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

Prosecutors will get another shot at a Hawkins County man described as a major drug dealer who got a plea agreement in 2012 after evidence against him was stolen by a former drug detective.

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Kingsport man charged with attempted murder of stepfather

Kingsport man charged with attempted murder of stepfather

June 16th, 2014 3:48 pm by Nick Shepherd

Dylan Roberts allegedly admitted to detectives that he stabbed his stepfather because the victim had allegedly assaulted his mother the week before. He reportedly told detectives that had made him angry.

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Sullivan County most wanted list gets shorter

Sullivan County most wanted list gets shorter

June 16th, 2014 3:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

Jackson eventually located the car abandoned near the intersection of Suncrest Driver and Sunset Avenue. The car was still hot and a fresh asphalt gouge was observed where the vehicle had stopped abruptly.

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