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KPD arrests nine, issue more than 100 citations during first week of school

KPD arrests nine, issue more than 100 citations during first week of school

August 9th, 2014 3:11 pm by Nick Shepherd

Wade admitted to the officer she had consumed vodka. When the officer conducted a field sobriety test, she performed poorly. She was arrested and charged with DUI, driving on a revoked license and speeding, at 7:45 a.m.

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Walmart fender bender results in arrest for drug possession, DUI 3rd offense

Walmart fender bender results in arrest for drug possession, DUI 3rd offense

August 8th, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Rogersville woman who was charged with drug possession and DUI third offense late last month following a fender bender at Walmart won't have to stand trial until February thanks to a crime lab backlog.

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Biker leads police on 100 mph pursuit for nearly full length of Hawkins County

Biker leads police on 100 mph pursuit for nearly full length of Hawkins County

August 8th, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who was allegedly clocked in excess of 100 mph by two different police agencies early Sunday led police on a chase nearly the full length of Hawkins County from Mount Carmel to Bean Station.

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Traffic stop results in arrest for possession of pills, syringe

Traffic stop results in arrest for possession of pills, syringe

August 8th, 2014 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who was stopped by police early Friday morning after nearly causing a vehicular accident in Allandale was allegedly found to be in possession of a syringe and 10 oxycodone pills.

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False bomb threat reported at Cherokee High School

False bomb threat reported at Cherokee High School

August 8th, 2014 4:43 pm by Jeff Bobo

It may have been intended as a prank, but the person who posted a false bomb threat at Cherokee High School Friday afternoon could be facing a felony charge.

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Kingsport teens face several charges after traffic stop for reckless driving

Kingsport teens face several charges after traffic stop for reckless driving

August 8th, 2014 4:06 pm by Jeff Bobo

"While detained in the cruiser Blake (Williams) began beating his face against the glass, yelling and screaming obscenities toward officers," Nash said.

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Hawkins man charged with cruelty for allegedly leaving dog in vehicle 12 hours

Hawkins man charged with cruelty for allegedly leaving dog in vehicle 12 hours

August 8th, 2014 1:16 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man was charged with cruelty to animals Thursday morning after allegedly leaving a dog locked in his truck for approximately 12 hours while he drank alcohol all night with friends.

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Trucker passed out at school intersection allegedly found with meth

Trucker passed out at school intersection allegedly found with meth

August 8th, 2014 12:33 pm by Jeff Bobo

Larry Wayne Jones of Kingsport was allegedly found passed out under the influence of meth and painkillers in the cab of a tractor trailer that was blocking a main traffic thoroughfair at Volunteer High School.

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Tennessee man pleads guilty to forgery

Tennessee man pleads guilty to forgery

August 8th, 2014 9:45 am by Associated Press

A Tennessee man has pleaded guilty to two counts of forgery of the signatures of a district court judge and an officer of the U.S. District Court.

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Kingsport woman sentenced to time served for federal firearms crimes

Kingsport woman sentenced to time served for federal firearms crimes

August 8th, 2014 12:47 am by Matthew Lane

Jennifer Russell was indicted in U.S. District Court in Greeneville in January 2013 on a 12-count indictment. The charges include providing a firearm to a convicted felon and making false statements to a firearms distributor.

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