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DUI suspect claims boyfriend took $16,700 while fleeing the wreck

DUI suspect claims boyfriend took $16,700 while fleeing the wreck

March 19th, 2015 6:21 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County DUI defendant told police Monday that her boyfriend, who fled from a wreck March 10 which resulted in her arrest, had also taken her purse and wallet containing $16,700 which was still unaccounted for.

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Records: Woman accused of cutting baby out of mother's stomach told family she was pregnant

Records: Woman accused of cutting baby out of mother's stomach told family she was pregnant

March 19th, 2015 5:00 pm by SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press; P. SOLOMON BANDA, Associated Press

The documents obtained Thursday say suspect Dynel Lane asked her husband to accompany her to a pre-natal appointment on Wednesday. However, when he came home to meet her, the documents say she reported having a miscarriage

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KPD tries to ID serial shoplifter

KPD tries to ID serial shoplifter

March 19th, 2015 2:41 pm by Staff Report

Police are searching for a woman who allegedly attempted to steal $1,500 in clothing from a store in the Kingsport Town Center, but was stopped and fled the scene, adding that it was her third shoplifting incident at the business.

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$10K drug shipment intercepted in Sullivan County

$10K drug shipment intercepted in Sullivan County

March 19th, 2015 12:54 pm by Rain Smith

Approximately 100 grams of Alpha PVP - AKA, the street drug "gravel" - has been confiscated while en route to a Sullivan County drug dealer, according to police.

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KPD seeks 'cruiser' stolen from cop's son

KPD seeks 'cruiser' stolen from cop's son

March 19th, 2015 11:32 am by Rain Smith

Stealing from a toddler could be ranked among the most cruel transgressions on childhood bliss. But when the victim is a police officer's son, and the loot is a replica of that father's cruiser, the crime may prove particularly unfortunate for the suspect

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Police report 'highly potent' pot bust in Kingsport

Police report 'highly potent' pot bust in Kingsport

March 18th, 2015 4:44 pm by Rain Smith

A search warrant has netted the arrest of two Kingsport men, one on felony charges, after police allegedly discovered more than four ounces of "medical grade" marijuana.

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Kingsport man cleared in cruelty case, reclaims dog

Kingsport man cleared in cruelty case, reclaims dog

March 18th, 2015 2:20 pm by Rain Smith

One day after her Kingsport owner was found not guilty of animal cruelty - and 10 months after a video posted to social media went viral, spurring his charge - Lucy has returned to her adopted home.

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Johnson City woman sentenced for involvement in prostitution scheme

Johnson City woman sentenced for involvement in prostitution scheme

March 18th, 2015 1:35 pm by Matthew Lane

A 36-year-old Johnson City woman received a 27-month prison sentence on Tuesday for her involvement in a prostitution scheme, where underage girls were driven across state lines to have sex with construction workers.

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KPD ups enforcement at Eastman construction site

KPD ups enforcement at Eastman construction site

March 17th, 2015 6:45 pm by Rain Smith

Following the alleged "numerous complaints" of unsafe driving in a busy Kingsport construction zone, police will be increasing traffic enforcement on a prominent city thoroughfare.

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JC man sentenced in crack cocaine case

JC man sentenced in crack cocaine case

March 17th, 2015 5:15 pm by Matthew Lane

A 54-year-old Johnson City man was sentenced to 87 months in federal prison for his involvement in a large-scale crack cocaine conspiracy within the Tri-Cities region.

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