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Police charge man with murder, attempted murder in downtown JC shooting

Police charge man with murder, attempted murder in downtown JC shooting

March 23rd, 2014 11:45 am by NET news service

Police charged a Johnson City man, Jamarcus Lavelle Jackson, 24, with killing one man and wounding another in a downtown parking lot overnight.

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Gate City man charged  with burglary after allegedly trying to return items

Gate City man charged with burglary after allegedly trying to return items

March 22nd, 2014 8:07 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Southwest Virginia man who allegedly tried to return items he stole from a home he once rented is facing burglary charges following his arrest by Gate City police.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

March 22nd, 2014 10:00 am by Staff reports

This week's stories include a woman who allegedly claimed the devil told her to stab her husband, a double shooting, a drug bust that led to Mexican ice and cash and a Kingsport man being sentenced for the rape of his infant daughter

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UPDATE: Names of 'Shamrock Shakedown' drug suspects released

UPDATE: Names of 'Shamrock Shakedown' drug suspects released

March 21st, 2014 10:08 pm by Wes Bunch

According to Scott County Circuit Court records, a total of 160 indictments on 37 individuals were unsealed by 30th Circuit Judge John Kilgore. Those 37 were arraigned Thursday morning in Circuit Court.

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Sullivan man allegedly leads pursuits after threatening to kill family, cops

Sullivan man allegedly leads pursuits after threatening to kill family, cops

March 21st, 2014 1:11 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man allegedly in the midst of a sleepless, eight-day gravel binge faces multiple charges. He's accused of threatening to kill family members and cops with a shotgun, holding his wife against her will and fleeing police on two occasions.

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SCSO: Kingsport couple busted again for cooking meth

SCSO: Kingsport couple busted again for cooking meth

March 21st, 2014 9:42 am by Rain Smith

For the second time in 18 months, a Kingsport couple have been arrested for allegedly manufacturing methamphetamine.

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Fight video prompts mother's arrest in Unicoi County

Fight video prompts mother's arrest in Unicoi County

March 20th, 2014 11:00 pm by BRAD HICKS, NET News Service

A social media video of two Unicoi County girls fighting was recently brought to police attention, and the mother of one of the girls, who police said witnessed the scuffle, is now facing charges for not intervening.

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'Shamrock Shakedown' suspect nabbed in Hawkins

'Shamrock Shakedown' suspect nabbed in Hawkins

March 19th, 2014 10:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County deputies serving a fugitive from justice warrant Tuesday on a man wanted for marijuana trafficking and child abuse in Virginia allegedly seized three quarters of a pound of marijuana.

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Husband who was stabbed at church says wife belongs in hospital, not jail

Husband who was stabbed at church says wife belongs in hospital, not jail

March 19th, 2014 4:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill woman who allegedly claimed the devil was in her when she stabbed her husband in a church Sunday night for "worshiping NASCAR" was committed Wednesday for a mental evaluation.

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Kingsport man sentenced in rape of infant daughter

Kingsport man sentenced in rape of infant daughter

March 19th, 2014 3:29 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man has pleaded guilty to raping his 6-month-old daughter and inflicting abuse that left her with a fractured skull.

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