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Knoxville police chase ends with crash into Holston River

Knoxville police chase ends with crash into Holston River

April 21st, 2014 10:56 am by Don Jacobs, Knoxville News-Sentinel

The chase started with reports of shots fired.

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Woman arrested on suspicion of involvement in hit-and-run

Woman arrested on suspicion of involvement in hit-and-run

April 20th, 2014 8:05 pm by Staff Report

Police said they arrested a city woman after she fled the scene of an auto accident.

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Woman arrested on property, identity theft charges

Woman arrested on property, identity theft charges

April 18th, 2014 9:04 pm by Staff Report

Police arrested a Gray woman after they said she cashed checks that belonged to someone else.

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61 arrested in West Tennessee gang sweep

61 arrested in West Tennessee gang sweep

April 18th, 2014 4:31 pm by Associated Press

Officials said members of a gang task force conducted saturation patrols in Chester, Crockett, Gibson, Haywood, Henderson and Madison counties on Thursday night and early Friday.

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See you online for $5: Sullivan County Jail ends personal visitation

See you online for $5: Sullivan County Jail ends personal visitation

April 18th, 2014 3:01 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Sullivan County Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer Leslie Earhart said the move was made to save money and manpower at the overcrowded Blountville facility.

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Some fear bill to punish expectant drug moms will hurt babies born addicted

Some fear bill to punish expectant drug moms will hurt babies born addicted

April 18th, 2014 1:44 pm by Associated Press

Doctors and women's rights advocates have called on Gov. Bill Haslam to veto the legislation.

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SW Virginia man faces 6 felony charges for alleged sex with young teen

SW Virginia man faces 6 felony charges for alleged sex with young teen

April 18th, 2014 12:35 pm by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

Austin Blayne Hunter is awaiting extradition after being arrested recently in Mississippi.

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Judge: Ohio man accused of stabbing 11-week-old cousin to death competent for trial

Judge: Ohio man accused of stabbing 11-week-old cousin to death competent for trial

April 18th, 2014 12:16 pm by COURTNEY ASTOLFI, Sandusky Ohio

Relatives later told police Denzel Castile displayed a noticeable change in mental status following his first year at the University of Toledo. His cousin's death came shortly after Castile returned home for summer vacation.

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10-year sentence given for enticement charge

10-year sentence given for enticement charge

April 17th, 2014 9:04 pm by Staff Reports

A Blountville man was sentenced Thursday to serve 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to a December federal charge that he had used interstate commerce to entice a child for sexual activity.

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Pregnant woman allegedly assaults 7 Sullivan Co. deputies

Pregnant woman allegedly assaults 7 Sullivan Co. deputies

April 17th, 2014 3:57 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

An arrest report states the woman also buckled a police cruiser's door with multiple kicks from the inside, and repeatedly banged her head against the vehicle.

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