Kingsport Times News Sunday, November 23, 2014
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Sticky situation: Mud prevents would-be thief from escaping

Sticky situation: Mud prevents would-be thief from escaping

November 6th, 2014 4:23 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport man who allegedly attempted to steal a bathtub was caught red-handed after his pickup truck became stuck in some mud near the crime scene.

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Downtown barber shop burglarized

Downtown barber shop burglarized

November 6th, 2014 3:00 pm by Staff Report

Nick Lawson, who has operated at the location for 54 years, arrived to discover someone had forced entry into the business, taking cash and coins.

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Teens charged in Sullivan vandalism spree

Teens charged in Sullivan vandalism spree

November 6th, 2014 2:25 pm by Rain Smith

Police said more than a dozen reports had been filed by victims, with glass bottles thrown through windows of homes and businesses. Damages at each site ran from $300 to $1,000.

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NET, SW Va. not immune to scourge of  sex trafficking

NET, SW Va. not immune to scourge of sex trafficking

November 5th, 2014 11:18 pm by Nick Shepherd

Imagine being a young girl from an impoverished town in Mexico when your parents get a call one day. It's from a person they trust, a person in America.

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Kingsport abduction suspect arrested in Scott

Kingsport abduction suspect arrested in Scott

November 5th, 2014 10:57 am by Rain Smith

At approximately 10:40 a.m. Wednesday, the Kingsport Police Department confirmed that Joshua R. Parker, 28, was in the custody of law enforcement in Southwest Virginia.

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Vanderbilt rape case delayed until January

Vanderbilt rape case delayed until January

November 4th, 2014 5:00 pm by Associated Press

The trial of two former Vanderbilt football players accused of raping a student in a campus dorm has been delayed because one of the defense attorneys needs surgery.

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Local grocer scans roads to bag thief

Local grocer scans roads to bag thief

November 4th, 2014 3:05 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport businessman's investigation into theft from his store has netted a felony arrest, as he allegedly drove dozens of miles of roads to spot his stolen freezer and heat pump — along with a suspect who was tearing them down for scrap.

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Update - Manhunt launched for Kingsport abduction suspect

Update - Manhunt launched for Kingsport abduction suspect

November 4th, 2014 9:20 am by Rain Smith

A Tuesday afternoon manhunt was underway following a kidnapping from a Kingsport parking lot, where a man allegedly dragged his ex-girlfriend into a car and assaulted individuals who attempted to intervene.

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Arraignment delayed for man accused in Johnson City stabbing

Arraignment delayed for man accused in Johnson City stabbing

November 3rd, 2014 8:27 pm by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — The arraignment for a city man accused of trying to kill his housemate with a "cleaver-type knife" was postponed after a judge decided to grant him additional time to prepare his defense.

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Man charged with attempted murder in Johnson City stabbing

Man charged with attempted murder in Johnson City stabbing

November 3rd, 2014 8:40 am by NET News Service

Police said Jorge Rios-Ramirez, 40, admitted to stabbing another man with a meat cleaver.

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