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Bristol man charged with child rape

Bristol man charged with child rape

July 21st, 2015 12:04 pm by Rain Smith

Three weeks after being arrested for alleged "graphic images" he sent to an 11-year-old Sullivan County girl, a Virginia man has now been indicted on multiple counts of rape of a child.

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Man allegedly shoots at wife after driving her home from jail

Man allegedly shoots at wife after driving her home from jail

July 20th, 2015 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who allegedly fired gunshots at his wife at home during an argument that began while he gave her a ride home from jail Friday night is facing numerous including two counts of aggravated assault.

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Kingsport landlord allegedly attacks tenants with machete

Kingsport landlord allegedly attacks tenants with machete

July 20th, 2015 7:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Kisten Rajoo said the machete was on a nearby table when the male victim began, "jumping around in a boxing stance." He also told police that the female victim continuously screamed at him and pointed her finger in his face.

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Bristol man allegedly sets car on fire, makes up story to hide damage from father

Bristol man allegedly sets car on fire, makes up story to hide damage from father

July 20th, 2015 4:38 pm by Nick Shepherd

Gonzalez told officers he was struck from behind with an unknown object and then repeatedly hit in the face, arms and ribs. Gonzalez also said the attackers stole a 2015 Jeep Liberty which belonged to his father.

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Lee County social worker arrested for trafficking meth

Lee County social worker arrested for trafficking meth

July 20th, 2015 12:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

While the officer measured the tint, Marlow reportedly handed more than an ounce of crystal meth to Szemak. Szemak is then alleged to have put the meth down her pants where it was later found by police.

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SCSO warns of police imitator scam

SCSO warns of police imitator scam

July 20th, 2015 11:30 am by Nick Shepherd

When he calls, he is reportedly telling potential victims they have outstanding warrants and must pay him the fines associated with warrants or go to jail.

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Police arrest father of girl found dead with four others

Police arrest father of girl found dead with four others

July 19th, 2015 7:32 pm by Associated Press

MODESTO, Calif. - A man was arrested Sunday in the deaths of his daughter, two other girls and two women whose bodies were found in a California home, police said.

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Haslam calls for review of security policies and procedures after Chattanooga shooting

Haslam calls for review of security policies and procedures after Chattanooga shooting

July 19th, 2015 5:58 pm by Associated Press

Gov. Bill Haslam has called for a review of security policies and procedures at National Guard armories and other military installations in Tennessee following a shooting rampage in Chattanooga that killed four Marines and a sailor.

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Chattanooga shooter's family offers sympathy to families of his victims

Chattanooga shooter's family offers sympathy to families of his victims

July 19th, 2015 12:54 am by Associated Press

"There are no words to describe our shock, horror, and grief," said the statement, provided to the Associated Press by a lawyer representing the family of Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez, who was killed by police.

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Johnson City program offers felons new life

Johnson City program offers felons new life

July 18th, 2015 7:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

The Day Reporting Center aims to reduce recidivism by helping felons find jobs. Guest speakers frequent the Center to help participants learn how to budget or receive specific skills that will make them more marketable to employers.

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