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Pharmacist allegedly steals pain meds from Kingsport store

Pharmacist allegedly steals pain meds from Kingsport store

August 6th, 2014 12:10 pm by Rain Smith

A former Kingsport grocery store pharmacist has been arrested for allegedly stealing more than 500 pain pills over a period of four months.

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Sentencing hearing underway in Scott County murder

Sentencing hearing underway in Scott County murder

August 6th, 2014 8:15 am by Nick Shepherd

GATE CITY — Melissa Napier went to her daughter, Savannah, and told her to go hug her dad. A few minutes before, the three had done some target shooting behind their home on Possum Creek Road in Yuma.

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Judge finds Erwin woman accused of spitting on officer's pizza not guilty

Judge finds Erwin woman accused of spitting on officer's pizza not guilty

August 5th, 2014 9:36 pm by BRAD HICKS, NET News Service

Amanda Engle, 30, 729 Rock Creek Road, was arrested in January and initially charged with disorderly conduct for allegedly spitting on a pizza purchased by Unicoi County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Frank Rogers.

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Pair appear in Greeneville on charges of illegal reentry to U.S.

Pair appear in Greeneville on charges of illegal reentry to U.S.

August 5th, 2014 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE - Two Mexican citizens appeared in U.S. District Court on Monday to answer to federal charges of being in the United States after being deported. One is previously convicted of sexual battery, the other of child abuse.

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Tennessee man pleads guilty in package-bomb deaths

Tennessee man pleads guilty in package-bomb deaths

August 5th, 2014 5:00 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Richard Parker is the son-in-law of Jon and Marion Setzer, who were killed after a package bomb exploded at their house in February. Prosecutors say the motive in the death is Parker owed the Setzers about $40,000.

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Woman accused of killing 2-year-old daughter at resort

Woman accused of killing 2-year-old daughter at resort

August 5th, 2014 7:38 am by Associated Press

Authorities began looking for Jessica Smith on Friday after a housekeeper at the Surfsand Resort in Cannon Beach found the body of Smith's 2-year-old daughter in a room. The other daughter, age 13, was badly cut and taken to a hospital for surgery.

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Hamblen driver stopped for speeding picks up eighth felony VHMO charge

Hamblen driver stopped for speeding picks up eighth felony VHMO charge

August 5th, 2014 7:00 am by Jeff Bobo

A Hamblen County man who has been classified as a habitual motor offender since 1998 picked up his eighth felony "violation of the Habitual Motor Offender Act" charge Saturday after being stopped for speeding in Surgoinsville.

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Kingsport hit-and-run prompts felony charges

Kingsport hit-and-run prompts felony charges

August 4th, 2014 11:30 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport woman has been arrested after allegedly igniting a three vehicle collision and fleeing the scene, with police saying that during a subsequent traffic stop "pieces of several marijuana cigarettes" fell from her car.

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Police suspect Va. man killed wife and three kids in murder-suicide

Police suspect Va. man killed wife and three kids in murder-suicide

August 4th, 2014 10:30 pm by Los Angeles Times (MCT)

A relative walked into the Culpeper, Va., house around 10 p.m. Sunday and discovered the bodies of the parents, Clarence and Shauna Washington, both 35, and their three daughters.

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Bristol market owner faces gambling charges

Bristol market owner faces gambling charges

August 4th, 2014 6:00 pm by Rain Smith

The owner of a Sullivan County market has been arrested, nearly one year after police first raided his store and seized alleged gambling computers.

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