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Man calls 911 after taking dog medicine

Man calls 911 after taking dog medicine

September 30th, 2013 2:05 pm by Rain Smith

A man told dispatch that he had taken dog medication, because he was concerned he may have worms, but then read on the label that it's not for human consumption.

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Porch panties spark Sullivan County assault

Porch panties spark Sullivan County assault

September 26th, 2013 2:50 pm by Rain Smith

A woman reported an assault at her ex-boyfriend's home on Beaver Creek Road, after she confronted him about two pairs of panties she spotted on the porch.

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Woman defends son's honor with hammer to neighbor's head

Woman defends son's honor with hammer to neighbor's head

September 23rd, 2013 2:40 pm by Rain Smith

The victim said she had been smoking pot and drinking with a neighbor, who became enraged when told her son had been stealing things

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Ransom demanded for stolen Piney Flats dog

Ransom demanded for stolen Piney Flats dog

September 19th, 2013 1:55 pm by Rain Smith

A Piney Flats woman said her dog went missing a few days ago, with a man who stole it demanding money for its safe return.

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Man arrested after going in women's restroom, questioning why he can't

Man arrested after going in women's restroom, questioning why he can't

September 16th, 2013 3:32 pm by Rain Smith

Police were alerted to a man inside the women's restroom at a Blountville convenience store. The clerk said he'd been in the bathroom for 10 minutes, and may have stolen condoms.

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Man tells police 'just forget' 13 calls to 911

Man tells police 'just forget' 13 calls to 911

September 12th, 2013 2:15 pm by Rain Smith

In one hour's time, dispatch received thirteen 911 hang ups from a residence on Skyland Drive. An officer checked the home to find the front door open, while four people inside sat around a table.

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Low blow: Woman arrested after assaulting man's genitals

Low blow: Woman arrested after assaulting man's genitals

September 10th, 2013 3:21 pm by Rain Smith

A man said his girlfriend — who had been "drinking all night" — entered his bedroom and started "aggravating him." He fled to the living room to go back to sleep, but she later followed and became more aggressive.

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Security guard caught drinking on job with grandson, 14

Security guard caught drinking on job with grandson, 14

September 5th, 2013 3:32 pm by Rain Smith

Police responded to a suspicious vehicle on a car lot, finding a man with his 14-year-old grandson. The man — who had moonshine, beer and liquor in his camper — said he was acting as security.

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Kingsport road rage leads to hit-and-run arrest

Kingsport road rage leads to hit-and-run arrest

September 3rd, 2013 2:23 pm by Rain Smith

On Lynn Garden Drive an officer spotted the suspect's car, which had heavy front-end damage, and conducted a stop. The driver blurted out, "I'm intoxicated" then told police to cite "the other guy ... he cut me off."

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Student's 'revenge' on tobacco snitch prompts charges

Student's 'revenge' on tobacco snitch prompts charges

August 22nd, 2013 2:06 pm by Rain Smith

Police were called to Sullivan Central High School, where a student was punched in the head in shop class. When the 15-year-old fell to the floor, his attacker, 16, allegedly struck him two additional times.

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