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Four pairs of pants and not a leg to stand on

October 21st, 2014 3:54 pm by Rain Smith

A woman placed razors, jewelry and personal hygiene products into her purse at Walmart, then attempted to walk out of the store while wearing "three pairs of pants over her own."

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Gas bandit: It's OK, I work for Ramsey

Gas bandit: It's OK, I work for Ramsey

October 18th, 2014 7:00 pm by Rain Smith

A Bristol woman caught an unknown man in her driveway, "pouring gas from her gas can into his vehicle." When questioned, the man offered "a story" about borrowing gas from her husband.

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Flashlight feud ignites beard-pulling brawl

Flashlight feud ignites beard-pulling brawl

October 16th, 2014 2:14 pm by Staff Report

During a dispute on Bancroft Chapel Road, a man and his adult sister were arguing over who was going to pay for a flashlight. When she threatened to dial police he chirped, "Go ahead you law-calling (expletive)!"

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Bank heist hindered by holiday

Bank heist hindered by holiday

October 15th, 2014 3:18 pm by Rain Smith

A woman reported a bank robbery in Wise, Va., noting that the lights were on but no one would come to the door — therefore it must be a hostage situation.

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Mom calls cops on pigskin pinchers

Mom calls cops on pigskin pinchers

October 14th, 2014 11:39 am by Rain Smith

A woman requested police at a youth football game at a Sullivan County school, stating her son had been pinched but the "refs won't call it."

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Three injured during dispute on deck

Three injured during dispute on deck

October 9th, 2014 4:14 pm by Rain Smith

At 12:18 a.m. police responded to Leelend Drive, where an argument had erupted between friends. During the heated discussion on a back deck, two individuals reportedly "leaned" against the railing.

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Man calls police on woman 'acting like his mother'

Man calls police on woman 'acting like his mother'

October 6th, 2014 9:00 pm by Rain Smith

A Bristol man called police on his ex-girlfriend — reporting they'd not dated for three years — after she locked him out of his home, adding that she may have been motivated after he "found another lady."

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Man fires muzzleloader on hunter

Man fires muzzleloader on hunter

October 3rd, 2014 1:04 pm by Rain Smith

A man told police that he was leaving a property on Bristol Caverns Highway — where he had been given permission to hunt — when an individual yelled and accused him of not having a hunting license.

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Offer to 'rock' cop's world nets bribery charge

Offer to 'rock' cop's world nets bribery charge

September 30th, 2014 1:31 pm by Rain Smith

A woman was arrested for trespassing and public intoxication at a Memorial Boulevard apartment, then pleaded for the officer to visit a motel instead of jail.

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Batter dispute fuels 911 call

Batter dispute fuels 911 call

September 27th, 2014 9:00 pm by Rain Smith

Shortly after noon a deputy responded to a "disturbance" on Peoples Road, revolving around a man, his uncle and "pancake batter."

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Alcohol, 'play fighting' lead to false report arrest

Alcohol, 'play fighting' lead to false report arrest

September 26th, 2014 7:00 am by Rain Smith

Police responded to an alleged assault at a Reedy Place apartment, where a woman originally claimed that her boyfriend had put her in a headlock and punched her "several times."

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