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Human skull among items found in abandoned storage locker

Human skull among items found in abandoned storage locker

March 14th, 2014 3:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

Finding hidden treasures within the contents of abandoned storage lockers can get you ahead financially, or in the case of one Rogersville man, can get you a head — literally.

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Sullivan County welfare check spurs child abuse and neglect charges

Sullivan County welfare check spurs child abuse and neglect charges

March 14th, 2014 11:33 am by Rain Smith

Allegedly deplorable living conditions inside a Kingsport residence — including "feces in every room," inadequate bedding for five children and a pig running free — have prompted charges of child abuse and neglect against a mother.

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Panty raid: Man busted stealing 81 items from Victoria's Secret in Kingsport

Panty raid: Man busted stealing 81 items from Victoria's Secret in Kingsport

March 14th, 2014 9:21 am by Rain Smith

A Knoxville man allegedly chose the wrong store — Victoria's Secret in the Kingsport Town Center — and the wrong time — as an off-duty cop was shopping with his girlfriend — to steal 59 pairs of panties and 22 yoga pants.

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Police: Kingsport residents arrested with gravel, other drugs

Police: Kingsport residents arrested with gravel, other drugs

March 14th, 2014 6:47 am by NET News Service

They were reportedly found to be in possession of suspected Gravel Alpha PVP, which is a type of synthetic drug; five different types of schedule II narcotics; one type of schedule III narcotics; marijuana; and various drug paraphernalia.

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Drug busts yield Mexican Ice, hundreds of pills, pot, more than $10,000 in cash

Drug busts yield Mexican Ice, hundreds of pills, pot, more than $10,000 in cash

March 13th, 2014 11:25 pm by Jeff Bobo

Third Judicial Drug Task Force Director Timothy Davis, who is based in Greene County, said the meth alone has a street value of $34,000. "These were not street level dealers."

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Man allegedly faked drug test 15 times with water and yellow dye before getting caught

Man allegedly faked drug test 15 times with water and yellow dye before getting caught

March 13th, 2014 4:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

Rodney Wallen's 2013 drug possession conviction would have been expunged in May if he'd completed the terms of his probation.

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Update: Man stabbed 8 times after Gray apartment invasion

Update: Man stabbed 8 times after Gray apartment invasion

March 13th, 2014 11:57 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Sheriff Ed Graybeal said deputies learned that a door in the apartment complex was broke open and a fight followed, continuing into the parking lot.

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Man arrested in Kingsport assault, police pursuit and crash

Man arrested in Kingsport assault, police pursuit and crash

March 13th, 2014 10:00 am by Rain Smith

A domestic assault in the bathroom and bar of a Kingsport restaurant spiraled into a pair of police pursuits on Wednesday, with the suspect eventually apprehended after crashing into a tree along the Greenbelt several hours later.

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Kingsport woman pleads guilty to conspiracy, theft of public money

Kingsport woman pleads guilty to conspiracy, theft of public money

March 12th, 2014 11:05 pm by Matthew Lane

A Kingsport woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to a scheme in which she and her ex-boyfriend stole the identities of Sullivan County Jail inmates, filed false tax returns and kept the money for their own personal use.

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Extensive history of domestic violence preceded Hawkins murder-suicide

Extensive history of domestic violence preceded Hawkins murder-suicide

March 12th, 2014 8:33 pm by Jeff Bobo

Investigators still don't know the motive for the murder-suicide near Church Hill in which a man shot his live-in girlfriend and himself, although court records indicate the couple shared an extensive history of domestic violence and drug abuse.

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