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Neglect suspect claims DCS approved boozing and babysitting

January 27th, 2015 1:33 pm by Rain Smith

Anonymous complaints from Westside Inn alleged that a woman, "dropped her young child on the ground while outside her room."

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'Body bed' stolen from funeral home

'Body bed' stolen from funeral home

January 23rd, 2015 2:53 pm by Rain Smith

Police were called to East Lawn Funeral Home on Memorial Boulevard, where an employee arrived to find the passenger side window of a van had been shattered.

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Box office brouhaha: Theater tirade gets couple kicked out of mall

Box office brouhaha: Theater tirade gets couple kicked out of mall

January 21st, 2015 1:33 pm by Rain Smith

Police were alerted to man "fighting with the theater staff" inside the Kingsport Town Center, while his female companion was "screaming" at other employees.

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Weather query leads to groin grab

Weather query leads to groin grab

January 19th, 2015 8:00 pm by Rain Smith

An employee of a Rogersville business told police that a woman entered to drink coffee, as she often does, and he asked her, "It's cold outside, isn't it?"

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Shoplifter snags 70 items en route to felony

Shoplifter snags 70 items en route to felony

January 13th, 2015 12:51 pm by Rain Smith

Walmart security personnel called police to the store on Fort Henry Drive, where a woman had loaded a buggy with $1,100 worth of DVDs, cough syrup, red bull, duct tape and men's thermal underwear.

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Jailed woman blames 'stolen' van on ex-boyfriend

Jailed woman blames 'stolen' van on ex-boyfriend

January 8th, 2015 3:06 pm by Rain Smith

A woman reported a vehicle missing from her driveway, naming the theft suspect as a former flame who vowed "to get her back." Once it was located abandoned in a parking lot, she pinned the incident on another man.

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Police arbitrate pizza feud

Police arbitrate pizza feud

January 5th, 2015 2:33 pm by Rain Smith

When a pizza was delivered to the Blountville man's home, he claimed it was late in arriving and refused to pay, then threatened to beat up the driver.

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Wise Co. blotter oddities:  Vandal leaves parenting advice, employees stalked over anti-aging creme

Wise Co. blotter oddities: Vandal leaves parenting advice, employees stalked over anti-aging creme

January 1st, 2015 3:00 pm by Staff Report

A sampling of 2014's most bizarre, disturbing and audacious police calls in Wise County, Va.

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KPD blotter oddities: Shoppers fight over dog in hot car, school burglars free hamster

KPD blotter oddities: Shoppers fight over dog in hot car, school burglars free hamster

December 31st, 2014 11:30 am by Rain Smith

Take a look back at some of 2014's most bizarre, disturbing and audacious police calls in Kingsport, derived from central dispatch records and incident reports of area law enforcement.

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Sullivan Co. blotter oddities: Shrouded woman prompts check with Homeland Security, nude sunbathing ignites brawl

Sullivan Co. blotter oddities: Shrouded woman prompts check with Homeland Security, nude sunbathing ignites brawl

December 30th, 2014 1:30 pm by Rain Smith

Take a look back at some of 2014's most bizarre, disturbing and audacious police calls in Sullivan County, derived from central dispatch records and incident reports.

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Eager newlyweds prompt BOLO

Eager newlyweds prompt BOLO

December 29th, 2014 1:29 pm by Rain Smith

A call from Scott County advised to be on the lookout for a vehicle that was reportedly "all over the roadway, speeding up and slowing down."

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