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Video game binge leads to breakfast run, missing husband

Video game binge leads to breakfast run, missing husband

October 31st, 2013 3:18 pm by Rain Smith

After playing video games "all night" a man left his Kingsport home to get breakfast at Hardee's. He later called his wife to relay "a problem," and eventually ended up passed out in Gate City.

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Toddler wanders into road after being left to sleep in car

Toddler wanders into road after being left to sleep in car

October 28th, 2013 3:50 pm by Rain Smith

Shortly before 7 p.m. police were called to a Kingsport street, where someone had found an unaccompanied toddler wearing only a diaper, "playing in the roadway."

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Woman reports suspicious wish of 'God bless,' drunk driver claims wrecked car was stolen

Woman reports suspicious wish of 'God bless,' drunk driver claims wrecked car was stolen

October 24th, 2013 2:37 pm by Rain Smith

A Bluff City woman relayed that "young people" were going door to door, asking residents "to go to church."

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Sullivan man reports assault at poker game

Sullivan man reports assault at poker game

October 22nd, 2013 3:21 pm by Rain Smith

When one player got up from the table to get a beer, stuffing cash into his pocket before he walked away, another man asked, "What, you think I'm gonna steal your money?"

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Man hit with baking dish during dispute over firewood

Man hit with baking dish during dispute over firewood

October 19th, 2013 8:41 pm by Rain Smith

The blotter is derived from recent central dispatch records and incident reports of area police agencies.

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Lunch lady busted after voluntarily stripping for police

Lunch lady busted after voluntarily stripping for police

October 17th, 2013 3:08 pm by Rain Smith

Police were called to Sullivan East High School, where a cafeteria worker was accused of stealing cash from a coworker's purse. The suspect, 29, denied having the victim's money, then told officers she'd "strip" to "prove it."

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Caller warns of possible "suicide by cop"

Caller warns of possible "suicide by cop"

October 14th, 2013 3:12 pm by Nick Shepherd

The caller said the subject wanted suicide by cop and would pull guns on officers. Caller advised the male was, "very unstable and is a danger to everyone."

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Teen drives down embankment while looking at phone

Teen drives down embankment while looking at phone

October 11th, 2013 12:54 pm by Rain Smith

Shortly before 10 p.m., emergency personnel responded to a single-car crash on Fort Henry Drive, near Colonial Heights Road. A Volkswagen Jetta was found approximately 30 feet down an embankment, where it had then hit a tree.

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Man bursts into woman's home to try on clothes

Man bursts into woman's home to try on clothes

October 7th, 2013 4:31 pm by Rain Smith

A Big Stone Gap woman called police after a man ran into her home. He then entered a closet, according to the caller, and began putting on her clothes.

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Woman steals jailed son's sex toys, movies

Woman steals jailed son's sex toys, movies

October 3rd, 2013 1:38 pm by Rain Smith

A Rogersville woman allegedly entered her son's residence while he was incarcerated, stealing an estimated $4,000 in property.

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