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Final defendants sentenced in Kingsport counterfeiting scheme

Final defendants sentenced in Kingsport counterfeiting scheme

November 25th, 2014 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Prosecutors say the defendants stole ink cartridges and purchased a scanner, paper and other equipment to make counterfeit $5 and $20 bills, then passed the money at various retail businesses.

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Bad Apples: KPD seeks info on device thieves

Bad Apples: KPD seeks info on device thieves

November 25th, 2014 2:20 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport police are searching for a pair of apparently opportunistic thieves, with one accused of swiping an unattended iPhone from a store clerk, the other of lifting an iPad from a waiting room.

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Twenty firearms seized from Hawkins  man convicted of domestic assault

Twenty firearms seized from Hawkins man convicted of domestic assault

November 25th, 2014 12:33 am by Jeff Bobo

On Thursday, Hawkins County Sheriff's Office Cpl. Sam Wilhoit received a petition for an order of protection against Brandon Leroy McBrayer, 33, 307 E. McKinney Ave., Rogersville.

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Online boyfriend threatens to post Hawkins widow's nude photos

Online boyfriend threatens to post Hawkins widow's nude photos

November 24th, 2014 4:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

"(Ramon) texted her a list of all of her Facebook contacts, telling her that if she refused to send the money he would upload several nude photos that she had sent him via text message." -- HCSO Cpl. David Benton

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Invalid warrant: Charges dropped against mom at school with syringes, drugs

Invalid warrant: Charges dropped against mom at school with syringes, drugs

November 24th, 2014 3:22 pm by Jeff Bobo

Drug charges placed against a Hawkins County woman last week at McPheeter's Bend Elementary School were dismissed because the outstanding arrest warrant which led to her initial arrest was invalid.

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Shooting investigated at Bluff City youth home

Shooting investigated at Bluff City youth home

November 24th, 2014 2:10 pm by Rain Smith

According to records at the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office, two employees who monitor the home heard "four or five" shots at 3:25 a.m.

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Road rage fuels machete attack in Kingsport

Road rage fuels machete attack in Kingsport

November 23rd, 2014 12:33 pm by Rain Smith

Road rage on Interstate 26 in Kingsport escalated to attempted murder, according to police, as a man wielded a machete to attack the occupant of another vehicle at an exit ramp.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

November 22nd, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include an 'unbelievable' child porn stash, a Blountville sex offender being accused of raping a dog, a man beating up a woman over egg nog and other stories

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K-9 tracks down Sullivan County rape suspect

K-9 tracks down Sullivan County rape suspect

November 22nd, 2014 11:20 am by Rick Wagner

Terry Tabor, 48, Moreland Drive, Kingsport, has been charged with rape and resisting arrest following an incident at his residence Friday night.

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Kingsport man to serve 12 years for two JC rapes

Kingsport man to serve 12 years for two JC rapes

November 22nd, 2014 12:31 am by BECKY CAMPBELL, NET News Service

Thomas Richard Coburn, 47, was also sentenced to an additional six years on two counts of criminal exposure of another to HIV. He will serve at least 35 percent of that part of the sentence before being eligible for parole.

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