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Hawkins cemetery operator indicted for theft, forgery and money laundering

Hawkins cemetery operator indicted for theft, forgery and money laundering

February 3rd, 2015 1:03 pm by Jeff Bobo

"In that kind of business you hold a place of public trust, and what has taken place is a betrayal of that public trust." -- Attorney General Dan Armstrong

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Church Hill woman runs husband over after argument

Church Hill woman runs husband over after argument

February 2nd, 2015 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

The victim was walking across the parking lot of Food City and while in front of Fox's Pizza, Vickie Jennings allegedly ran over her husband in a red Pontiac Grand Am.

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Oxycodone and suboxone seized from Hawkins man during traffic stop

Oxycodone and suboxone seized from Hawkins man during traffic stop

February 2nd, 2015 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who was allegedly found in possession of suboxone and oxycodone during a traffic stop Friday afternoon said he was driving on the wrong side of the road because he was watching police through his rear view mirror.

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Johnson City man claims PTSD led to wife's early morning shooting

Johnson City man claims PTSD led to wife's early morning shooting

February 2nd, 2015 7:00 pm by NET News Service

Responding to a shooting report just after 2 a.m., police found Mack's wife, Jennifer, lying in a bedroom floor. She had a gunshot wound to her left hip area. She told police her husband had beaten her all day before shooting her.

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DUI suspect asleep in driveway with foot on brake of car running in gear

DUI suspect asleep in driveway with foot on brake of car running in gear

February 2nd, 2015 3:36 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police later found out the car was running, and was in "drive," and was only being held in place by the unconscious driver's foot on the brake.

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Cracked!: Kingsport men arrested for stealing safe

Cracked!: Kingsport men arrested for stealing safe

February 2nd, 2015 2:21 pm by Nick Shepherd

Would-be safe thieves had their plot foiled when neighbors saw them flipping a safe across a parking lot and informed police. The kicker? The safe was completely empty.

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Purse thief identified, arrested thanks to public's help

Purse thief identified, arrested thanks to public's help

February 2nd, 2015 10:00 am by Staff reports

Callers identified the man as Jeffrey Lunsford, 48, Lories Lane, Piney Flats. Lunsford reportedly admitted to stealing the purse after speaking with detectives, the release stated.

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'Snitch' gets jailhouse beating, scam swindles couple and more this week in crime

'Snitch' gets jailhouse beating, scam swindles couple and more this week in crime

January 31st, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at the most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of Jan. 23 through Jan. 30.

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Music mogul 'Suge' Knight arrested in fatal hit-and-run

Music mogul 'Suge' Knight arrested in fatal hit-and-run

January 31st, 2015 1:35 am by Associated Press

Sheriff's deputies booked Marion "Suge" Knight, the founder of Death Row Records, on suspicion of murder after they said he hit and killed a man with his pickup truck, injured another and then fled.

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Woman found guilty of vehicular homicide in Piney Flats crash

Woman found guilty of vehicular homicide in Piney Flats crash

January 30th, 2015 4:20 pm by Rain Smith

A Johnson City woman has been convicted of vehicular homicide by intoxication, stemming from a Piney Flats crash where she slammed into the side of another motorist just a block from his home.

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