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Judge seals documents in rape case involving 2 UT football players

Judge seals documents in rape case involving 2 UT football players

November 24th, 2014 12:27 pm by Don Jacobs, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Knox County Criminal Court Judge Bob McGee on Monday said he sealed the sworn affidavits presented by police on Nov. 18 seeking DNA from A.J. Johnson and Michael Williams.

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Lunceford: Smooth transition to Carter County sheriff's seat

Lunceford: Smooth transition to Carter County sheriff's seat

November 23rd, 2014 9:07 pm by John Thompson

Despite changes brought about with a change in leadership, newly elected Carter County Sheriff Dexter Lunceford said things have gone smoothly.

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KCSO: Man charged in Powell crash that killed child, injured another

KCSO: Man charged in Powell crash that killed child, injured another

November 23rd, 2014 8:32 pm by News Sentinel Staff

A Knox County man has been charged with vehicular homicide and third-offense drunken driving in connection with a crash that killed one child and injured a second juvenile in Powell on Sunday, authorities said.

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Police: Road rage fuels machete attack in Kingsport

Police: Road rage fuels machete attack in Kingsport

November 23rd, 2014 2:03 pm by RAIN SMITH, NET NEWS SERVICE

Road rage on Interstate 26 in Kingsport escalated to attempted murder, according to police, as a man wielded a machete to attack the occupant of another vehicle at an exit ramp.

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Sullivan deputies arrest Kingsport man on rape charge

Sullivan deputies arrest Kingsport man on rape charge

November 22nd, 2014 3:36 pm by Rick Wagner, NET News Service

A Kingsport area man was arrested Friday night for the alleged rape of a woman visiting his Colonial Heights residence, as well as for resisting arrest.

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Elizabethton High plays host to regional competition allowing students to join CSI team

Elizabethton High plays host to regional competition allowing students to join CSI team

November 21st, 2014 10:15 pm by John Thompson

Investigators scoured some bloody cell rooms of the spooky and dark former Carter County jail Friday.

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Calls may show couple in abuse case incriminated each other

Calls may show couple in abuse case incriminated each other

November 21st, 2014 9:57 pm by Becky Campbell

Attorneys in an aggravated child abuse case are still going through hundreds of phone calls their clients made that could implicate one or the other, but the case is now set for trial next year.

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Man to serve 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to 2 rapes

Man to serve 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to 2 rapes

November 21st, 2014 9:43 pm by Becky Campbell

A Kingsport man will serve 12 years in prison with no possibility for early release after pleading guilty Friday in Washington County Criminal Court to two rapes that happened in and around downtown Johnson City the same night in 2013.

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Tractor Supply theft suspect flees police

Tractor Supply theft suspect flees police

November 21st, 2014 9:26 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The man suspected of stealing a mini-bike and small engines from a Kingsport store has been arrested, netting additional charges for allegedly fleeing police through a crowded parking lot and nearly striking another motorist.

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More signs of Florida shooter's troubled life

More signs of Florida shooter's troubled life

November 21st, 2014 9:14 pm by BRENDAN FARRINGTON and JUAN CARLOS LLORCA, Associated Press

A man who shot three people at a Florida State University library complained to police and property managers in New Mexico that cameras were watching him in his apartment and that he heard voices talking about and laughing at him, according to police repo

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