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Woman faces assault charges after reportedly hitting ex with van

Woman faces assault charges after reportedly hitting ex with van

June 5th, 2015 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Lesley Seckler allegedly backed out of her parking space and "gunned it." Her former fiancee tried to jump out of the way but was unsuccessful, being struck on his left side causing injury, the police report stated.

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Burglary suspect leaves trail of stolen tools to his cell phone

Burglary suspect leaves trail of stolen tools to his cell phone

June 5th, 2015 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

"He dropped tools all over the place, and we kind of traced him around," said RPD Chief Doug Nelson. "He left a trail of tools, and then dropped his cell phone out there near the Day Care Center on Burton Road."

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Police: Adult stepdaughter's move home provoked dad into arson, vandalism

Police: Adult stepdaughter's move home provoked dad into arson, vandalism

June 5th, 2015 5:32 pm by Jeff Bobo

If Richard Wayne Lane didn't want his adult stepdaughter to move back home, setting her vehicle on fire this past January probably wasn't going to advance his cause.

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Fund set up to help Hawkins woman burned saving dogs from house fire

Fund set up to help Hawkins woman burned saving dogs from house fire

June 5th, 2015 2:39 pm by Jeff Bobo

Erin Grasso, 36, 181 Moorseburg Springs Road, Mooresburg, was severely burned on May 26 and flown via rescue helicopter to the University of Tennessee Burn Center in critical condition.

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KPD searching for SUV that rammed storage shed, stole oil (includes video)

KPD searching for SUV that rammed storage shed, stole oil (includes video)

June 5th, 2015 12:03 pm by Nick Shepherd

The suspect then allegedly stole more than $500 worth of assorted motor oils, brake and power steering fluids, wiper blades and gas cans that were stored in the locker. The locker, estimated to be worth $500, was damaged beyond repair

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KPD searching for shoplifter

KPD searching for shoplifter

June 5th, 2015 10:33 am by Staff reports

On May 20, a white female tried to walk out of the Walmart on Fort Henry Drive with a number of items, including a pair of sunglasses and various consumables. One of the store's loss prevention officers approached her and attempted to detain her.

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'I think this is the year' Local horse racing fans hoping to witness Triple Crown triumph

'I think this is the year' Local horse racing fans hoping to witness Triple Crown triumph

June 5th, 2015 10:14 am by Matthew Lane

As chance would have it, Charles Clarke, who has been attending horse races for more than 40 years, has his first shot at seeing a Triple Crown winner this weekend if American Pharoah wins the Belmont Stakes.

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Family of man shot by terror investigators shocked by claims

Family of man shot by terror investigators shocked by claims

June 5th, 2015 10:05 am by DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer

A Boston man shot to death by terrorism investigators showed no signs of radicalization, and his family was completely shocked by allegations that he planned to kill police officers, the family's attorney said.

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Friends of Boston Marathon bomber face sentencing

Friends of Boston Marathon bomber face sentencing

June 5th, 2015 10:04 am by Staff Report

Former Massachusetts Gov. Michael Dukakis has written a letter of support for a friend of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) as a judge prepares to sentence him for lying to the FBI days after the 2013 bombings.

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Police try to determine if 3 Colorado shootings are linked

Police try to determine if 3 Colorado shootings are linked

June 5th, 2015 10:03 am by P. SOLOMON BANDA, Associated Press; SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press

The overnight killing of a man on a sidewalk has raised fears that a serial shooter might be trolling roads in northern Colorado after a bicyclist was recently gunned down and a driver was wounded.

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