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State will not pursue remaining charges against former Unicoi County sheriff

State will not pursue remaining charges against former Unicoi County sheriff

August 6th, 2013 3:06 pm by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

In a news release issued by District Attorney General Tony Clark's office Tuesday, he said the decision was based on the outcomes of Harris' last three trials.

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UPDATE: Police say burglary, theft probable motives in Hawkins killing

UPDATE: Police say burglary, theft probable motives in Hawkins killing

August 6th, 2013 12:42 pm by Jeff Bobo

According to a TBI report, investigators believe Regilla Ann Stacy, 48, suffered “possible gunshot wounds and blunt force trauma to the head,” and “the residence appears to have been burglarized.”

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Sullivan County woman charged with TennCare fraud

August 6th, 2013 9:31 am by Nick Shepherd

A Sullivan County woman is accused of receiving health care benefits through TennCare even though she was not eligible for the program, according to the Office of the Inspector General.

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Scott County teen indicted in father's murder

Scott County teen indicted in father's murder

August 5th, 2013 9:00 pm by Wes Bunch

A 15-year-old Scott County girl will be tried as an adult after she was indicted on a first-degree murder charge Monday for her alleged role in her father's slaying.

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Man accused of breaking into woman’s home to ‘sleep it off’

Man accused of breaking into woman’s home to ‘sleep it off’

August 5th, 2013 7:54 pm by Jeff Bobo

KINGSPORT — Jamie Coleman Byrd, 39, 989 Highridge Drive, Kingsport, was being held without bond prior to his arraignment Monday in Hawkins County Sessions Court on charges including criminal trespassing and public intoxication.

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Officials: NY man tried to sell baby on Craigslist

Officials: NY man tried to sell baby on Craigslist

August 5th, 2013 6:35 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — A 22-year-old man angry with a woman he dated posted photos of her 2-month-old daughter in a Craigslist ad and tried to sell the baby for $100, prosecutors said Monday. Paul Marquez posted an ad entitled “baby for sale,” prosecutors said.

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Police say irate customer on drugs put Rogersville McDonald’s on ‘lockdown’

Police say irate customer on drugs put Rogersville McDonald’s on ‘lockdown’

August 5th, 2013 5:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — After his drug addled half-hour attempt to order breakfast, Patrick Gilliam allegedly began beating on the drive-thru window, prompting McDonald’s to lock down its drive-thru and called 911.

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Case found in roadway contained empty pill bottles

Case found in roadway contained empty pill bottles

August 5th, 2013 4:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A mysterious tin case found beside the road in Church Hill Sunday evening was found to contain several empty pill bottles.

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Attempted arson at Cherokee Restaurant under investigation

Attempted arson at Cherokee Restaurant under investigation

August 5th, 2013 3:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office responded to a complaint this past Thursday of an attempted arson at the Cherokee Restaurant south of Rogersville near Cherokee High School.

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Complaint of loud music at Rogersville City Park leads to DUI, drug arrest

Complaint of loud music at Rogersville City Park leads to DUI, drug arrest

August 5th, 2013 3:10 pm by Jeff Bobo

When police stopped a Rogersville man for excessively loud music at the City Park Saturday night, the driver was shocked to discover he allegedly had marijuana in his pants pocket.

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