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4 Tenn. teens expected to appear in court in SC

4 Tenn. teens expected to appear in court in SC

April 7th, 2014 3:10 pm by Associated Press

Police have said a 16-year-old boy, a 16-year-old girl and two 15-year-old boys fled Greene County, Tenn., after the 16-year-old killed his 36-year-old father.

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Kingsport man suffers severe burns in explosion of suspected meth lab

Kingsport man suffers severe burns in explosion of suspected meth lab

April 7th, 2014 10:27 am by Rain Smith

An early Saturday morning fire in Kingsport is suspected to have been triggered by a meth lab explosion, resulting in hospitalization of a man with burns over 40 percent of his body.

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Jonesville man accused of DUI, aggravated assault, sexual battery

Jonesville man accused of DUI, aggravated assault, sexual battery

April 6th, 2014 10:35 pm by NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — A Virginia man was arrested after police said he tried to hit people with his car after sexually assaulting a woman.

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Lee County woman pleads guilty to over $48,000 in welfare fraud

Lee County woman pleads guilty to over $48,000 in welfare fraud

April 6th, 2014 1:52 pm by Wes Bunch

A Southwest Virginia woman who fraudulently collected nearly $50,000 in welfare money over a four-year period pleaded guilty to 10 felony counts this week in Lee County Circuit Court.

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Bristol woman arrested following five wrecks in 10 minutes

Bristol woman arrested following five wrecks in 10 minutes

April 5th, 2014 11:05 pm by NET News Service

Police said a Bristol woman was arrested after she was involved in five different auto accidents in less than 10 minutes.

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Greene County teen charged with murder in death of father

Greene County teen charged with murder in death of father

April 5th, 2014 5:04 pm by NET News Service

GREENEVILLE — Greene County officials placed charges Friday against four teenagers suspected in the shooting death of a Greeneville man.

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Church embezzlement, Facebook fight and more this week in crime

Church embezzlement, Facebook fight and more this week in crime

April 5th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of March 28 through April 4.

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Elderly Hawkins man scammed out of $1,800 in phony online romance

Elderly Hawkins man scammed out of $1,800 in phony online romance

April 4th, 2014 4:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A 75-year-old Hawkins County man who thought he was helping his online girlfriend pay to come visit him in Hawkins County from New Hampshire was actually the victim of an $1,800 phony check scam.

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Kingsport man allegedly assaults repo woman

Kingsport man allegedly assaults repo woman

April 4th, 2014 2:27 pm by Staff Report

Police say a Kingsport man who hopped in a car as repo employees attempted to take repossession — "throwing his elbows" and driving through a yard to flee the scene — faces multiple charges after returning and admitting to the crime.

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DA: Elderly Sullivan County neglect victim dies

DA: Elderly Sullivan County neglect victim dies

April 4th, 2014 12:22 pm by Rain Smith

A video camera within the victim's home allegedly recorded the abuse, with the suspect letting her grandmother fall from bed and lie in the floor nearly seven hours, then neglecting to provide her any food over a 22-hour period.

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