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Slap to woman's butt nets felony for Kingsport teen

Slap to woman's butt nets felony for Kingsport teen

March 10th, 2015 10:34 am by Rain Smith

A man has been arrested for allegedly stalking a female through a Kingsport hospital, then delivering an unsolicited, unwelcome slap to her rear before running away.

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Crime Entertainment
Graphic video of Suge Knight crash still raises questions

Graphic video of Suge Knight crash still raises questions

March 9th, 2015 8:09 pm by ANTHONY McCARTNEY, AP Entertainment Writer

Newly released video graphically depicts former rap music mogul Marion "Suge" Knight running over two men with his pickup truck but leaves questions about an attack that he says forced him to speed away from the deadly crash.

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Man sentenced for killing pregnant Tenn. woman, unborn child

Man sentenced for killing pregnant Tenn. woman, unborn child

March 9th, 2015 8:04 am by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Prosecutors say Brandon Scott Donaldson is the first defendant convicted in Knox County under a law allowing for the prosecution of defendants who murder a fetus, regardless of the viability of the unborn child.

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UPDATE: Jets running back Chris Johnson shot in Orlando

UPDATE: Jets running back Chris Johnson shot in Orlando

March 8th, 2015 5:49 pm by MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press

New York Jets running back Chris Johnson and another passenger were shot in their shoulders while stopped at a traffic light in Orlando overnight, and the driver of the vehicle they were in was killed.

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Four more troopers come forward about DUI quota system

Four more troopers come forward about DUI quota system

March 8th, 2015 5:10 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Four more Tennessee Highway Patrol troopers - including one recently retired and a supervisor - said the allegations of a DUI arrest quota system in the department are absolutely true.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

March 7th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff reports

This week's stories include a woman burning for Jesus, a teen leading a high speed chase, a Hawkins woman assaulting her probation officer and a Sullivan woman pleading guilty to abusing her grandmother, among others

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Massachusetts State Police track down Johnson City murder suspect

Massachusetts State Police track down Johnson City murder suspect

March 7th, 2015 9:24 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

According to the State Police press release, officers served a warrant on Hardaway that charges him with the Feb. 18 shooting death of Perry Folk, 38, a former resident of Berkshire County.

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Video: Kingsport burglars face felony for $40 in snacks

Video: Kingsport burglars face felony for $40 in snacks

March 6th, 2015 2:04 pm by Rain Smith

They only made away with energy drinks, Mello Yello, four packs of smokes and Little Debbies (which were expired), but a pair of Kingsport burglars face felony charges for throwing a concrete block through a store front's window.

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KPD: Brazen thief buggies jewelry case out of Kmart

KPD: Brazen thief buggies jewelry case out of Kmart

March 6th, 2015 11:06 am by Rain Smith

A unique, yet indiscreet, shoplifting scheme backfired on a Kingsport woman, according to police, as she was busted while wheeling an entire jewelry display case out of Kmart - thwarting her attempt to steal $9,000 worth of earrings.

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KPD responds to criticism about 'doing their job'

KPD responds to criticism about 'doing their job'

March 5th, 2015 2:08 pm by Rain Smith

The Kingsport Police Department has rebutted Times-News letters to the editor which asked "where are the police" on the "racetrack called Stone Drive" - providing 1,300 examples of traffic enforcement along the thoroughfare.

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