Kingsport Times News Monday, May 25, 2015
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Trailer fire leads Hawkins deputies to indoor pot farm, stolen property

Trailer fire leads Hawkins deputies to indoor pot farm, stolen property

May 6th, 2015 5:31 pm by Jeff Bobo

Three people were arrested after an indoor marijuana farm was discovered in a mobile home that burned Monday night in a remote section of Hawkins County near the Greene County line.

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Woman charged with child abuse at Kingsport business

Woman charged with child abuse at Kingsport business

May 6th, 2015 1:18 pm by Rain Smith

A homeless woman has been arrested after allegedly walking along Fort Henry Drive with her two young children - both barefooted and smelling of urine and feces - then attempting to bum rides with an account of being "on the run from police."

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Kingsport brothers arrested in attempted murder case

Kingsport brothers arrested in attempted murder case

May 6th, 2015 10:17 am by Rain Smith

A pair of Kingsport siblings are in jail after allegedly arming themselves with knives and attacking a man outside his city home, leaving him with life-threatening stab wounds.

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Texas gunman was former target of FBI terror probe

Texas gunman was former target of FBI terror probe

May 5th, 2015 7:30 pm by Associated Press

The Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the attack. The statement marked the first time that IS, which frequently calls for attacks against the West, had asserted responsibility for one in the United States.

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Hawkins humane society rescues 'mating' dogs from feces-filled cages

Hawkins humane society rescues 'mating' dogs from feces-filled cages - VIDEO

May 5th, 2015 7:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Humane Society rescued 10 dogs from a Bulls Gap residence Tuesday morning, most of which had been kept in pairs in filthy, feces filled cages for the purpose of mating.

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Woman who made false 911 stabbing call admits to using meth

Woman who made false 911 stabbing call admits to using meth

May 5th, 2015 5:48 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill woman who allegedly made a false stabbing report to Hawkins County 911 Monday morning was charged with misuse of 911, public intoxication, and other charges.

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Coworkers charged with $60K theft from Kingsport business

Coworkers charged with $60K theft from Kingsport business

May 5th, 2015 10:13 am by Rain Smith

Two women have been arrested for allegedly stealing more than $60,000 from a Kingsport check advance company where they were previously employed.

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First day of testimony in Facebook murder trial

First day of testimony in Facebook murder trial

May 5th, 2015 8:15 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Seven-month-old Tyler Payne looked like he'd cried himself out between the time his parents were shot dead in their Mountain City home and when someone found them hours later in January 2012, according to testimony.

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Top NY lawmaker's arrest sends session, Senate into disarray

Top NY lawmaker's arrest sends session, Senate into disarray

May 5th, 2015 8:09 am by DAVID KLEPPER and MICHAEL VIRTANEN, Associated Press

Senate leader Dean Skelos, 67, of Long Island, was charged Monday with extortion and soliciting bribes.

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Hawkins house sitter allegedly steals, crashes car

Hawkins house sitter allegedly steals, crashes car

May 4th, 2015 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL - A homeless man who was supposed to be house sitting for his cousin this past weekend is facing a felony theft charge after allegedly stealing and crashing a car.

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