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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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FBI imposters bilk elderly man of $8,000

FBI imposters bilk elderly man of $8,000

August 20th, 2013 11:45 am by Rain Smith

A Rogersville man, 85, reported receiving a call from individuals claiming to be with the FBI. They told him they needed two of his checks to help "catch scammers."

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Burglars defecate on porch; bondsman pepper sprays child

Burglars defecate on porch; bondsman pepper sprays child

August 15th, 2013 3:06 pm by Rain Smith

Police have located the final suspect in a recent burglary in which nothing was stolen, but unwanted waste was left behind.

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Caller reports her 'body parts' were stolen

Caller reports her 'body parts' were stolen

August 13th, 2013 3:30 pm by Rain Smith

An Appalachia woman told dispatchers that another female had taken her lips and several other "body parts."

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Teen exposes self to woman at bus stop, offers her 'a ride'

Teen exposes self to woman at bus stop, offers her 'a ride'

August 8th, 2013 4:51 pm by Rain Smith

A woman told police she was at a stop sign, awaiting the arrival of her children's school bus, when the teenage driver of a Mini Cooper stopped and "shook his penis at her."

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Kingsport man pulls gun on neighbor in mowing dispute

Kingsport man pulls gun on neighbor in mowing dispute

August 6th, 2013 2:06 pm by Rain Smith

A Lenoir Road man advised he was mowing his yard when a neighbor "started yelling." When he turned his mower around to talk, the other individual complained about him "blowing grass on his fence" — and threatened to "fix the problem."

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Kingsport residents call police on exhibitionist neighbors

Kingsport residents call police on exhibitionist neighbors

August 1st, 2013 2:48 pm by Rain Smith

One complainant said that her friends were driving past when they saw the neighbors having sex, while another resident personally spotted the pair in the act "against a tree in their front yard."

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Police find man lying in road with pillow, liquor

Police find man lying in road with pillow, liquor

July 29th, 2013 3:14 pm by Rain Smith

Shortly before 6 a.m., police responded to a report of a man sprawled across Princeton Road. The caller said the man appears to be alive, but is unresponsive.

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Suicide by cop attempt thwarted by pepper spray

Suicide by cop attempt thwarted by pepper spray

July 25th, 2013 3:26 pm by Rain Smith

A Blountville woman called police on her son, 24, who became irate after she refused to give him money. When police arrived he was swinging a yard mattock in one hand, holding a knife in the other.

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