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Four dead puppies: Tennessee couple charged with animal cruelty

Four dead puppies: Tennessee couple charged with animal cruelty

June 9th, 2014 11:01 am by Associated Press

Needless to say, news of the arrests has caused outrage.

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Memphis cop charged with trying to rob Make-A-Wish family

Memphis cop charged with trying to rob Make-A-Wish family

June 9th, 2014 10:36 am by Associated Press

Memphis police say an off-duty officer has been charged with trying to steal $1,500 from a family about to leave on a trip sponsored by the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

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Pool caper: Man accused of taking more than $500 in cash from wallet at student apartment complex

Pool caper: Man accused of taking more than $500 in cash from wallet at student apartment complex

June 9th, 2014 7:42 am by Staff Report

Carson Hughes was arrested after the incident at the Heights at 1301, formerly Campus Ridge Apartments, on Seminole Drive.

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Johnson City man accused of choking woman with power cord

Johnson City man accused of choking woman with power cord

June 9th, 2014 7:12 am by Staff Report

Police found Donny Bryant walking on South Beech Street on Sunday.

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Man charged with stealing couch from furniture truck

Man charged with stealing couch from furniture truck

June 8th, 2014 8:24 pm by Staff Report

A Duffield, Va., man was charged Sunday with burglary of a motor vehicle after witnesses say he and another individual were spotted removing a couch from the rear of a furniture store's delivery truck, police said in a news release.

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Officer shot, man shot and killed by police

Officer shot, man shot and killed by police

June 7th, 2014 10:02 pm by News Sentinel Staff

A Knoxville police officer was shot twice and a suspect was shot and killed Saturday morning after a disturbance in East Knoxville.

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Police say man arrested after relative reports theft

Police say man arrested after relative reports theft

June 7th, 2014 2:39 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city man was arrested after a member of his family turned him in for auto theft.

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E-911 tape: Florida triple-murder suspect admitted to killings

E-911 tape: Florida triple-murder suspect admitted to killings

June 6th, 2014 9:23 pm by Lance Coleman, Knoxville News Sentinel

Accused Florida triple-murder suspect David Smith who holed up in a West Knox County hotel on May 27 told E-911 dispatchers he was bipolar and off his medication, that he killed his sister and that one of his two wives lived in Knoxville.

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Deputy: Man admitted he had sexual encounter with teen

Deputy: Man admitted he had sexual encounter with teen

June 6th, 2014 4:37 pm by Max Hrenda

A Washington County investigator said a Kingsport man told deputies he and a teenage girl fondled each other in a sexual encounter in 2013.

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Jonesborough woman charged with violating sex offender registry, burglary, theft

Jonesborough woman charged with violating sex offender registry, burglary, theft

June 6th, 2014 3:57 pm by Staff Report

Jonesborough police said Carolina Carrol Casteel failed to report that she had moved.

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