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SW Virginia coal company worker sentenced to 1 year in prison for plot to defraud Eastman

SW Virginia coal company worker sentenced to 1 year in prison for plot to defraud Eastman

May 20th, 2014 10:31 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

David Wayne Grigsby was also sentenced to 3 years probation and fined $4,000.

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City resident charged with theft, forgery

City resident charged with theft, forgery

May 20th, 2014 9:11 am by Staff Report

According to police, Angela Cooter stole a check from a woman's home and forged her name before cashing it at an area business.

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JCPD investigates possible stabbing

JCPD investigates possible stabbing

May 19th, 2014 10:43 pm by Staff Report

Police said a man was hospitalized with a knife wound to his upper torso after an altercation that may have involved two other people.

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Police seek aid in tracking suspected arsonist

Police seek aid in tracking suspected arsonist

May 19th, 2014 5:05 pm by Staff Report

The Kingsport Police Department is asking for the public's help in tracking down people they suspect set fire to the Tri-Cities Crossing construction site.

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UPDATE: Charge against pharmacist reduced from attempted murder to assault

UPDATE: Charge against pharmacist reduced from attempted murder to assault

May 19th, 2014 12:05 pm by Becky Campbell

An attempted first-degree murder charge against a local pharmacist accused of trying to kill his wife by allegedly injecting her with medication to control her blood sugar was slashed down to simple assault after a preliminary hearing Monday.

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Heroin is back in East Tennessee

Heroin is back in East Tennessee

May 19th, 2014 8:48 am by Lance Coleman, Knoxville News Sentinel

With pain pill crackdown, users switching

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Police: Accused Johnson Inn shooter, victim both armed

Police: Accused Johnson Inn shooter, victim both armed

May 16th, 2014 10:40 pm by Becky Campbell

Both men involved in a deadly shooting Thursday in a motel parking lot were armed, a Johnson City police official confirmed Friday.

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Police: Kingsport thief posted pics of stolen coins, comic books for sale on Facebook

Police: Kingsport thief posted pics of stolen coins, comic books for sale on Facebook

May 16th, 2014 4:51 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Kristopher B. Kincer is charged with aggravated burglary and felony theft.

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For 2nd time in 3 months, man arrested upon release from jail

For 2nd time in 3 months, man arrested upon release from jail

May 16th, 2014 3:18 pm by Staff Report

For the second time in the past three months, a city man was arrested shortly after his release from another penal institution.

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Police: Man admitted to burglarizing 'multiple' vehicles

Police: Man admitted to burglarizing 'multiple' vehicles

May 16th, 2014 2:12 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city man told them he had burglarized "multiple vehicles" after he was caught while trying to flee on foot.

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