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City woman allegedly jumped on fiance from dresser, arrested for simple assault

City woman allegedly jumped on fiance from dresser, arrested for simple assault

June 10th, 2014 1:05 pm by Nick Shepherd

The woman reportedly climbed a four foot dresser and jumped on the victim while he was still in the bed. The victim told police he may have dislocated his shoulder as a result.

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Kingsport man tries to avoid police by hiding in laundry

Kingsport man tries to avoid police by hiding in laundry

June 10th, 2014 9:51 am by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport man who attempted to elude police by hiding in a laundry basket and covering himself with clothes was tased after he also tried to resist arrest, according to a police report.

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Couple nabbed with drugs, guns at Rogersville motorcycle shop sentenced

Couple nabbed with drugs, guns at Rogersville motorcycle shop sentenced

June 9th, 2014 11:12 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Texas couple who were arrested last year with marijuana, pills, and guns during a raid on the famous Amen Chassis Works near Rogersville were each sentenced to six years Friday in Hawkins County Criminal Court.

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Kingsport man charged in alleged attack, chase

Kingsport man charged in alleged attack, chase

June 9th, 2014 10:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Kingsport man is facing numerous charges including attempted second degree murder for allegedly "pistol whipping" his girlfriend Saturday evening, attempting to shoot her, and then leading police on a high-speed chase.

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Hawkins County man facing four additional counts of attempted first-degree murder

Hawkins County man facing four additional counts of attempted first-degree murder

June 9th, 2014 8:48 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man accused of shooting at children on a hayride near Rogersville in October, and then firing at responding deputies with an AR-15, was indicted last week on seven counts of attempted first-degree murder.

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Police: Vegas cop killers had anti-government views

Police: Vegas cop killers had anti-government views

June 9th, 2014 8:21 pm by MICHELLE RINDELS, Associated Press

A husband and wife who went on a deadly shooting rampage in Las Vegas harbored anti-government beliefs and left a swastika and a "Don't tread on me" flag on the body of one of the two officers they killed, authorities said.

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Greeneville man dies after police chase

Greeneville man dies after police chase

June 9th, 2014 12:40 pm by NET News Service

A 74-year-old man was killed in a police chase in Greeneville on Sunday after speeding away from a hit-and-run crash with a police cruiser, the Tennessee Highway Patrol reported.

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Memphis officer charged with robbery, assault

Memphis officer charged with robbery, assault

June 9th, 2014 9:46 am by Associated Press

Memphis police say an off-duty officer has been charged with trying to steal $1,500 from a family about to leave on a trip sponsored by the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

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Scam artists targeting area residents with variety of cons

Scam artists targeting area residents with variety of cons

June 9th, 2014 9:46 am by Rain Smith

Crooks are constantly coming up with new ways to fleece the unsuspecting, elderly and naive — along with those simply enticed by extravagant false promises.

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Two officers, three others dead in Las Vegas shooting

Two officers, three others dead in Las Vegas shooting

June 8th, 2014 10:08 pm by MICHELLE RINDELS, Associated Press

A man and a woman ambushed two police officers eating lunch at a Las Vegas restaurant, fatally shooting them at point-blank range before fleeing to a nearby Walmart where they killed a third person and then themselves.

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