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Cops and robber: 14-year-old busted in Kingsport stickup

Cops and robber: 14-year-old busted in Kingsport stickup

November 12th, 2014 9:00 pm by Staff Report

The incident occurred last Thursday at Minute Market, 1108 E. Center St. Kingsport police officers responded at approximately 9 p.m., after a white male suspect entered the store dressed head-to-toe in black, including a ski mask.

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Gun incident in downtown Johnson City leads to marijuana bust

Gun incident in downtown Johnson City leads to marijuana bust

November 12th, 2014 7:00 pm by NET News Service

A Greeneville man pointed a gun at another man's head in downtown Johnson City late Tuesday night in a drug deal gone wrong before police found a stash of marijuana in his car, police said.

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DNA links Surgoinsville man, now deceased, to 1984 murder

DNA links Surgoinsville man, now deceased, to 1984 murder

November 12th, 2014 12:40 pm by Associated Press

A Hawkins County man who died in a 2011 boating accident and a retired San Diego police criminalist who committed suicide last month were linked by DNA to the murder of a 14-year-old girl three decades ago.

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Carter County woman sentenced for taking sex pics with daughters

Carter County woman sentenced for taking sex pics with daughters

November 11th, 2014 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Investigators showed the mother a picture of her with her mouth on the private parts of her 8-year-old daughter, and she admitted it was her in the picture. She also was shown a picture of her naked 6-year-old on a couch with a sign with words on.

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Myrtle Beach police arrest woman after dog thrown from third-floor balcony

Myrtle Beach police arrest woman after dog thrown from third-floor balcony

November 11th, 2014 5:00 pm by By Tonya Root, The Sun News (Myrtle Beach, S.C.) (MCT)

Myrtle Beach police charged a 31-year-old homeless woman in connection with a dog being thrown from a third-floor hotel balcony during a dispute with her boyfriend, according to authorities.

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Possible drive-by SUV flees police in Church Hill

Possible drive-by SUV flees police in Church Hill

November 11th, 2014 12:04 pm by Rain Smith

Kingsport police are continuing to search for suspects in Friday afternoon's drive-by shooting, while the vehicle believed to have been used may have later eluded an officer in Church Hill.

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Homeowner holds burglary suspect at gunpoint

Homeowner holds burglary suspect at gunpoint

November 10th, 2014 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

When Hawkins County Deputy John Tunnell arrived at a burglary complaint just south of Rogersville Thursday evening, he reportedly found the suspect being held at gunpoint by the property owner and two companions.

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ETSU suspends Rugby Club in wake of rape allegation from party

ETSU suspends Rugby Club in wake of rape allegation from party

November 10th, 2014 5:57 pm by Sam Watson, NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — East Tennessee State University suspended its Rugby Club on Monday in the wake of a weekend rape that allegedly took place at a club party.

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Alleged shoplifter unwittingly accepts ride to jail from off-duty cop

Alleged shoplifter unwittingly accepts ride to jail from off-duty cop

November 10th, 2014 3:26 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The old adage "never accept rides from strangers" hold true, even if you're on the run from the law.

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Drive-by shooting reported at Kingsport home

Drive-by shooting reported at Kingsport home

November 10th, 2014 12:03 pm by Rain Smith

Police are investigating an alleged robbery at a Kingsport residence, where the suspects reportedly returned after snatching cash to shoot at the home from a passing SUV.

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