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Probe intensifies over Wise phone line thefts

Probe intensifies over Wise phone line thefts

December 18th, 2013 3:49 pm by Staff Report

Wise County Sheriff's Office investigators are developing leads in the theft of phone lines in a rural part of the county near Pound that left around 400 customers without service last week.

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2,500 oxycodone stolen from Carter County pharmacy

2,500 oxycodone stolen from Carter County pharmacy

December 17th, 2013 2:26 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

HAMPTON — The robber told employees that he wanted oxycodone, threatening that if they called police he would come back and shoot them.

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Hawkins man allegedly steals $75,000 worth of jewelry

Hawkins man allegedly steals $75,000 worth of jewelry

December 17th, 2013 2:06 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Hawkins County man reportedly spotted his nephew leaving another family member’s home with a large “bulge” in his pants in April, which was later allegedly revealed to be thousands of dollars worth of stolen jewelry.

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Masked man allegedly accosts women in Kingsport parking lot

Masked man allegedly accosts women in Kingsport parking lot

December 17th, 2013 12:09 pm by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — A report of a masked man "hiding in the bushes" at a Kingsport nursing home has led to an arrest, with police saying the suspect accosted a pair of women in the parking lot.

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Knox man charged in apparent road rage shooting

Knox man charged in apparent road rage shooting

December 17th, 2013 8:40 am by Associated Press

The Knox County Sheriff's Office has charged a man with attempted murder after deputies say he shot a motorcyclist multiple times in an apparent road rage incident.

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HCSO says two home burglaries and thefts totaling nearly $50,000 not related

HCSO says two home burglaries and thefts totaling nearly $50,000 not related

December 16th, 2013 4:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office is investigating separate burglary complaints reported last week which total nearly $50,000 in lost property.

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Teens charged with stealing $15,000 in weapons, ammo, cash

Teens charged with stealing $15,000 in weapons, ammo, cash

December 16th, 2013 3:43 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON — Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said the Dec. 1 burglary of the Blue Springs Gun Shop was committed by two teenagers.

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Neighbor of slain Ohio girl, 9, held on $1M bond

Neighbor of slain Ohio girl, 9, held on $1M bond

December 16th, 2013 1:10 pm by JOHN COYNE, Associated Press

The girl was last seen Saturday night playing outdoors at the park. Her body was found about five hours after she was reported missing, dumped in a trash bin.

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Armed robbery reported at Weber City gas station

Armed robbery reported at Weber City gas station

December 16th, 2013 12:34 pm by Wes Bunch

A clerk on duty at the time of the alleged robbery told authorities that a white male wearing a hooded sweatshirt entered the store brandishing what she described as a "long knife."

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Update: Sen. Alexander's fired chief of staff ordered freed

Update: Sen. Alexander's fired chief of staff ordered freed

December 16th, 2013 8:40 am by Associated Press

Ryan Loskarn will live with his parents in Maryland and be electronically monitored while he awaits trial on charges of possession and attempted distribution of child pornography.

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