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UPDATE: Pursuit suspect killed by police is identified

UPDATE: Pursuit suspect killed by police is identified

May 29th, 2014 12:17 pm by Rain Smith

The lengthy pursuit began in Washington County, Va., with speeds eventually exceeding 100 mph and police vehicles rammed. The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office's sole role in the incident was preserving the scene of the shooting.

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Man sentenced  to nearly 10 years in prison for Greeneville carjacking

Man sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison for Greeneville carjacking

May 28th, 2014 9:47 pm by Matthew Lane

Dustin Watson, 31, of Knoxville, received the 115-month prison sentence on Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Greeneville. Watson, who pleaded guilty to carjacking in February, will also be on probation for three years following the prison stint.

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Rogersville motorist allegedly found to be in possession of syringes arraigned on drug charges

Rogersville motorist allegedly found to be in possession of syringes arraigned on drug charges

May 28th, 2014 8:18 pm by Jeff Bobo

Cynthia Marie Herron, 32, 120 Bloomer Lane, allegedly admitted to the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office that she had "shot up" earlier in the day, and deputies reportedly observed fresh needle marks on her neck.

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School burglars eat Popsicles, release hamster

School burglars eat Popsicles, release hamster

May 28th, 2014 6:46 pm by Rain Smith

A review of surveillance footage revealed children had unlawfully entered Washington Elementary School and remained inside for approximately four hours.

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Bluff City man indicted on federal bomb charge

Bluff City man indicted on federal bomb charge

May 28th, 2014 3:10 pm by Matthew Lane

A Bluff City man who was allegedly involved in a fight with his mother and a friend while armed with a gun, knife, baton and pipe bomb, is now facing federal charges for his actions.

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Loan scam reported in Hawkins County

Loan scam reported in Hawkins County

May 28th, 2014 1:33 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County woman told police that a man from a suspected scam online loan company laughed at her and hung up when she called Sunday looking for the money she was supposed to receive.

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Man admits to making fake Tenn. IDs for meth

Man admits to making fake Tenn. IDs for meth

May 28th, 2014 11:58 am by Associated Press

Federal prosecutors say a Cookeville man has admitted to making fake Tennessee driver licenses so he could purchase cold medicines used to make meth.

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Police ask for tips in felony theft case

Police ask for tips in felony theft case

May 28th, 2014 11:38 am by Staff Report

Kingsport police are seeking information on the individuals pictured in a surveillance photo, saying they're suspected in a felony theft.

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Parents allegedly refused to help HCSO find driver after wreck

Parents allegedly refused to help HCSO find driver after wreck

May 27th, 2014 11:26 pm by Jeff Bobo

Bradley Ryan Marshall, 30, 335 Jefferson Drive, Church Hill, was charged with failure to exercise due care, leaving the scene of an accident, failure to make immediate notice of an accident and violation of the open container law.

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Vandals cost Lunch Box program first day of operations

Vandals cost Lunch Box program first day of operations

May 27th, 2014 4:46 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The Of One Accord ministry's "Lunch Box" program had to cancel most of its deliveries Tuesday due to vandals breaking out a window on the school bus that has been converted into a mobile cafeteria.

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