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Thieves steal 200 pounds of copper from Food City refrigeration units

Thieves steal 200 pounds of copper from Food City refrigeration units

January 8th, 2014 2:11 pm by Rain Smith

Police are investigating the theft of copper out of Food City refrigeration units, left stored inside trailers behind a local store.

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Man claiming to have gun robs Blountville pharmacy

Man claiming to have gun robs Blountville pharmacy

January 7th, 2014 5:42 pm by Staff Report

BLOUNTVILLE — Police are searching for a man who allegedly claimed he was armed with a gun and threatened to kill employees of a Blountville drug store if the pharmacist would not give him drugs.

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Update: Kingsport man says he accidentally left loaded gun in airport carry-on

Update: Kingsport man says he accidentally left loaded gun in airport carry-on

January 7th, 2014 12:59 pm by Rain Smith

BLOUNTVILLE — “The firearm was in a backpack and it was accidentally left there,” Christopher Scott Osborne, 40, told the Times-News. The Transportation Security Administration says the discovery was made Tuesday morning at a TCRA security checkpoint.

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Hawkins woman faces felony assault charge in Waffle House beating

Hawkins woman faces felony assault charge in Waffle House beating

January 6th, 2014 9:52 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Hawkins County woman was arraigned on one count of aggravated assault Monday morning in connection with a beating at an Allandale restaurant last month that broke the victim’s nose and orbital bone.

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KPD: DUI suspect fights officers in middle of Stone Drive

KPD: DUI suspect fights officers in middle of Stone Drive

January 6th, 2014 1:38 pm by Rain Smith

An intoxicated driver fought with two officers in the middle of Stone Drive on Sunday morning, according to police, and rolled "into oncoming traffic" while attempting to escape.

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Northeast Tennessee lawmakers: No battle plan yet for war on meth

Northeast Tennessee lawmakers: No battle plan yet for war on meth

January 4th, 2014 9:56 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Northeast Tennessee lawmakers admit they don’t have a good feel for how to combat methamphetamine use.

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Church Hill woman facing drug charges following single-car crash

Church Hill woman facing drug charges following single-car crash

January 4th, 2014 9:41 pm by Staff Report

CHURCH HILL — A Church Hill woman faces four criminal charges following a single-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon on Cold Comfort Road.

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The 10 most viewed crime stories from 2013

The 10 most viewed crime stories from 2013

January 4th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

Most viewed crime stories of the year include a woman who put $5,000 in her rectum, a woman who fired shots at a car, passed out parents and a car going 104 mph, among others.

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Former candidate in Washington County, Va., accused of faking military record for gun permit

Former candidate in Washington County, Va., accused of faking military record for gun permit

January 3rd, 2014 7:49 pm by NET News Service

ABINGDON, Va. — Washington County Sheriff Fred Newman said the investigation into Timothy Mark Mowery's actions began in late September during a heated Board of Supervisors’ race in the Wilson District of the county.

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KPD looking for suspect in Colonial Heights shooting

KPD looking for suspect in Colonial Heights shooting

January 3rd, 2014 2:47 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — Patrol officers with the KPD were dispatched to the parking lot of Perkins restaurant on Fort Henry Drive because shots had been fired, according to a press release.

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