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Off the Wall News: Kingsport police say woman stole car to beat the heat

Off the Wall News: Kingsport police say woman stole car to beat the heat

June 17th, 2014 2:13 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport woman has been charged with stealing an automobile from a city car wash, allegedly offering the excuse that she "got hot and didn't want to walk anymore."

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Redflex study says speeding increased after cameras disabled in Oak Ridge

Redflex study says speeding increased after cameras disabled in Oak Ridge

June 17th, 2014 12:25 pm by Associated Press

The study was conducted by the company that provides - and profits from - the cameras.

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Police: Man beat his girlfriend for 12 hours

Police: Man beat his girlfriend for 12 hours

June 16th, 2014 9:24 pm by Staff Report

Police in Nashville arrested a man this weekend after he allegedly attacked his girlfriend for 12 straight hours.

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Police say priest killed with gun owned by another priest

Police say priest killed with gun owned by another priest

June 16th, 2014 5:19 pm by BRIAN SKOLOFF, Associated Press

A homeless ex-convict with a history of violence and drug abuse was arrested Monday on suspicion of killing a clergyman.

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Kingsport man, 21, accused of trying to kill stepfather in stabbing

Kingsport man, 21, accused of trying to kill stepfather in stabbing

June 16th, 2014 4:55 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

The incident happened early Monday morning when deputies were dispatched to a home on Morelock Street in Kingsport.

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East Tennessee shootout: 73-year-old man injured exchanging gunfire with alleged burglars

East Tennessee shootout: 73-year-old man injured exchanging gunfire with alleged burglars

June 16th, 2014 4:22 pm by Don Jacobs, Knoxville News-Sentinel

He sustained a 12-gauge shotgun blast to his face, shattering his jaw.

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Elizabethton man arrested with stolen U-Haul truck, $12,000 in counterfeit checks

Elizabethton man arrested with stolen U-Haul truck, $12,000 in counterfeit checks

June 16th, 2014 2:59 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A U-Haul truck reportedly stolen from Arizona was located in Kingsport over the weekend in the possession of an Elizabethton man, along with six counterfeit checks totaling more than $12,000, according to a police report.

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Update: Fight at Furnace Road residence lands one man in hospital, another behind bars

Update: Fight at Furnace Road residence lands one man in hospital, another behind bars

June 16th, 2014 11:37 am by Becky Campbell

Officers reportedly found victim unconscious and bleeding from a knife wound in his abdomen.

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Man sentenced to death for 2012 killings of 3

Man sentenced to death for 2012 killings of 3

June 15th, 2014 9:34 pm by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

A jury on Sunday sentenced a Memphis man to death for killing his girlfriend and her parents in a shooting rampage in a home more than two years ago.

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Man recently added to 'most wanted' list captured

Man recently added to 'most wanted' list captured

June 15th, 2014 5:15 pm by Associated Press

A Chattanooga man recently added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's "Top 10 Most Wanted" list has been captured in Mississippi.

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