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UPDATE: Jury to begin deliberating fate of man charged in death

UPDATE: Jury to begin deliberating fate of man charged in death

July 23rd, 2014 5:26 pm by Becky Campbell

A trial jury in Washington County will begin deliberation today in a 2012 vehicular homicide case involving an admitted drunken driver who wrecked and killed his girlfriend.

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Southwest Va. toddler allegedly eats meth, mother indicted

Southwest Va. toddler allegedly eats meth, mother indicted

July 23rd, 2014 5:06 pm by NET News Service

A Damascus, Va., woman is facing felony charges after her child, age 3, reportedly ingested methamphetamine which was left on a kitchen table, sitting on a plate.

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Erwin man charged with incest, rape

Erwin man charged with incest, rape

July 23rd, 2014 4:41 pm by Brad Hicks

Matthew Thomas Hull was arrested earlier this week and charged with incest for allegedly engaging in sexual activity with a member of his family.

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UPDATE: No jail time in bus crash

UPDATE: No jail time in bus crash

July 23rd, 2014 3:40 pm by Becky Campbell

Washington County Criminal Court Judge Robert Cupp granted judicial diversion to Brenda Gray in an hours-long hearing Wednesday after considering compelling testimony from her as well as one student injured, that student's mother and the father of another

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Update: Man stabbed while trying to defuse argument between coworkers at Kingsport motel

Update: Man stabbed while trying to defuse argument between coworkers at Kingsport motel

July 23rd, 2014 1:26 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

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Man arrested on burglary charges after police say he broke into bar to steal liquor

Man arrested on burglary charges after police say he broke into bar to steal liquor

July 22nd, 2014 10:51 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city man was arrested after he broke into a downtown bar and stole a bottle of liquor.

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Police: Squalid conditions prompt child neglect arrest in Kingsport

Police: Squalid conditions prompt child neglect arrest in Kingsport

July 22nd, 2014 2:34 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A welfare check on children at a Kingsport residence has led to the arrest of their mother, as police reportedly found no running water, spoiled food, and dog urine on "every floor."

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Kingsport man accused of breaking glass door in Johnson City

Kingsport man accused of breaking glass door in Johnson City

July 22nd, 2014 1:55 pm by Staff Report

Kyle L. Kampman was arrested Sunday on a charge that he had broken a glass door to get into a Boones Creek residence.

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Erwin felon charged with stealing handgun from vehicle in Johnson City

Erwin felon charged with stealing handgun from vehicle in Johnson City

July 22nd, 2014 12:02 pm by Staff Report

Joshua Lee Fender was already jailed on unrelated charges when police served him with a warrant.

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Update: Defense claims Dingus' girlfriend caused crash that killed her

Update: Defense claims Dingus' girlfriend caused crash that killed her

July 22nd, 2014 11:13 am by Becky Campbell

There's no question Cody Dingus was driving drunk in a Valentine's Day 2012 crash on Knob Creek Road that killed his girlfriend and passenger, Sheridan Edwards, his defense attorney told a jury panel on Tuesday.

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