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Knoxville News Sentinel
Event helps dispose of unwanted medicineMembers of the East Tennessee Regional Medication Collection Coalition, with he
Event helps dispose of unwanted medicine
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
Members of the East Tennessee Regional Medication Collection Coalition, with help from the Knoxville Police Department, will assist residents today in disposing of unwanted medications safely. The disposal will take place at the Food City in... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Small plane crashes at Skyranch Airport in South Knoxvilleat Skyranch Airport, 3535 Alcoa Highway. The pilot was taken to the University
Small plane crashes at Skyranch Airport in South Knoxville
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
at Skyranch Airport, 3535 Alcoa Highway. The pilot was taken to the University of Tennessee Medical Center for treatment. (KNOXVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT) KNOXVILLE — A small private plane crashed Thursday morning at Skyranch Airport on Alcoa Highway... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Local 'heroes' save 'superhero'was late at night, he was in a tough spot. That is, until some backup came. It
Local 'heroes' save 'superhero'
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 2 days ago
was late at night, he was in a tough spot. That is, until some backup came. It was in the form of patrol officers with the Knoxville Police Department, as well as some Knox County Sheriff's Office deputies. They kept him company, checking in on... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Five juveniles arrested after armed robberyof a male juvenile. Five juveniles were taken into custody and charged with a v
Five juveniles arrested after armed robbery
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
of a male juvenile. Five juveniles were taken into custody and charged with a variety of offenses related to the robbery. (KNOXVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT) KNOXVILLE — The Knoxville Police Department says it took 12 minutes to wrap up an armed robbery... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Pension board OKs military credit for 10 more Knoxville employeesunfunded pension liability is $172 million. The lack off notification led to a
Pension board OKs military credit for 10 more Knoxville employees
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
unfunded pension liability is $172 million. The lack off notification led to a lawsuit filed last year by Ed Kingsbury, a Knoxville Police Department investigator who eventually settled with the city. The pension board, in turn, approved a new... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Alleged gang member charged with attempted murder in Lonsdale robberyBennett, 19, was taken into custody Sunday afternoon after running from a traff
Alleged gang member charged with attempted murder in Lonsdale robbery
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Bennett, 19, was taken into custody Sunday afternoon after running from a traffic stop in East Knoxville, according to a Knoxville Police Department news release. Bennett was the gunman involved in a May 8 shooting on the 3200 block of Burnside... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
KPD identifies man pulled from Fort Loudoun LakeThe Knoxville Police Department has identified the 25-year-old man whose body w
KPD identifies man pulled from Fort Loudoun Lake
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
The Knoxville Police Department has identified the 25-year-old man whose body was pulled out of Fort Loudoun Lake on Saturday afternoon after he apparently became separated from a friend on the bluffs overlooking the river the night before,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville PrideFest draws record numbers in wake of Orlando shootingyear were higher than ever. Brock estimated more than 700 people and 70 vehicle
Knoxville PrideFest draws record numbers in wake of Orlando shooting
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
year were higher than ever. Brock estimated more than 700 people and 70 vehicles were registered to be in the parade. The Knoxville Police Department devoted extra resources to ensuring safety. Officers were present on every block of the parade... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Body pulled from Fort Loudoun Lakecrew found the body and brought it to shore in front of the Rivertowne Apartmen
Body pulled from Fort Loudoun Lake
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
crew found the body and brought it to shore in front of the Rivertowne Apartments complex near Armstrong's Hill park. Knoxville Police Department investigators have "information about the circumstances" that led to the drowning, but won't give... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Authorities find body near Tennessee riverKNOXVILLE - The Knoxville Police Department is investigating after finding a bo
Authorities find body near Tennessee river
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 6 days ago
KNOXVILLE - The Knoxville Police Department is investigating after finding a body near the Tennessee River south of UT campus. The body of a male victim was found near River Towne Apartments off Scottish Pike. Channel 10 crews went out to the scene... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knox County Schools fires custodian after arrest on sex chargefound he'd asked the girl to send photos and engaged in other lewd and vulgar c
Knox County Schools fires custodian after arrest on sex charge
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
found he'd asked the girl to send photos and engaged in other lewd and vulgar communication with her, according to the Knoxville Police Department. Dotson faces a charge of solicitation of a minor to engage in sexual conduct. Authorities said... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Event to show what East Knoxville offersAnimal Center. Zoo Knoxville will bring small animals, the Knoxville Fire Depa
Event to show what East Knoxville offers
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Animal Center. Zoo Knoxville will bring small animals, the Knoxville Fire Department will have a fire engine, and the Knoxville Police Department will present safety education. Food trucks will sell their wares. There will be a bike... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville man charged with soliciting teen onlineWednesday on a charge of trying to solicit a 13-year-old girl to engage in sexu
Knoxville man charged with soliciting teen online
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Wednesday on a charge of trying to solicit a 13-year-old girl to engage in sexual conduct with him. According to the Knoxville Police Department, 37-year-old Dustin Lee Dotson was arrested after an investigation by the Internet Crimes Against... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Miller named KPD deputy chief over criminal investigationsKNOXVILLE — Knoxville Police Department veteran Kenny Miller has been promoted
Miller named KPD deputy chief over criminal investigations
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
KNOXVILLE — Knoxville Police Department veteran Kenny Miller has been promoted as the agency's newest deputy chief. Miller, a January 1993 graduate of the police academy, will oversee the department's Criminal Investigation Division, one of four... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knox E-911 Center faces budget shortfall, delays radio buy votesole mapping employee is on vacation. "That would work," Bull said of Anders'
Knox E-911 Center faces budget shortfall, delays radio buy vote
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
sole mapping employee is on vacation. "That would work," Bull said of Anders' suggestion. Anders is a lieutenant with the Knoxville Police Department who also serves as a Knox County commissioner. Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero, who serves on... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
KPD appoints Kenny Miller as new deputy chiefRogero and Police Chief David Rausch announced Wednesday that Kenny Miller will
KPD appoints Kenny Miller as new deputy chief
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 9 days ago
Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch announced Wednesday that Kenny Miller will replace Nate Allen as deputy chief of the Knoxville Police Department. Deputy Chief Miller will assume command of the department's Criminal Investigation... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
KPD’s Rausch: American freedoms a blessing and curse in fight against terrorismof the City County Building. No device was found and the parade went on as sche
KPD’s Rausch: American freedoms a blessing and curse in fight against terrorism
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
of the City County Building. No device was found and the parade went on as scheduled. Darrell DeBusk, spokesman for the Knoxville Police Department, said no arrests resulted from the bogus bomb threat. Records show none of the gay-friendly... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Tennessee FBI National Academy graduates gather in KnoxvilleKnoxville Police Department Chief David Rausch (AMY SMOTHERMAN BURGESS/NEWS SEN
Tennessee FBI National Academy graduates gather in Knoxville
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Knoxville Police Department Chief David Rausch (AMY SMOTHERMAN BURGESS/NEWS SENTINEL) Bad guys should tread lightly this week as some of the most astute, self-motivated and highly trained law enforcement officers from across the state converge on... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knoxville PD: Don't leave kids and pets in hot carstemperature inside cars. If it's hot outside, it's even hotter inside your car
Knoxville PD: Don't leave kids and pets in hot cars
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 13 days ago
temperature inside cars. If it's hot outside, it's even hotter inside your car, according to Officer John Morgan with the Knoxville Police Department. "It just takes a matter of minutes for a car to go from 80 degrees with the air on and parked... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
KPD: Charges pending after man killed in motorcycle crashKNOXVILLE - The Knoxville Police Department said charges are pending after a mo
KPD: Charges pending after man killed in motorcycle crash
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 14 days ago
KNOXVILLE - The Knoxville Police Department said charges are pending after a motorcyclist died in a two-vehicle crash in West Knoxville on Thursday afternoon. Jermaine Ray, 41, of Knoxville died in the crash on Weisgarber Road near Lonas Drive... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville police investigating fatal motorcycle crashThe Knoxville Police Department investigates a fatal motorcycle crash Thursday,
Knoxville police investigating fatal motorcycle crash
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
The Knoxville Police Department investigates a fatal motorcycle crash Thursday, June 9, 2016, on Weisgarber Road near Lonas Drive. (KNOXVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT) KNOXVILLE — A 41-year-old Knoxville man was killed Thursday when his motorcycle collided... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
KPD searching for man on outstanding warrantsThe Knoxville Police Department is searching for a man they say rammed a vehicl
KPD searching for man on outstanding warrants
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
The Knoxville Police Department is searching for a man they say rammed a vehicle carrying multiple occupants and then threatened to kill all of them last week and is wanted on several warrants. Authorities said on Thursday about 6 p.m., members of... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Father accused of drunken driving in daughter’s death waives hearingbehind the wheel of the van. The van veered off the road and struck a mailbox a
Father accused of drunken driving in daughter’s death waives hearing
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
behind the wheel of the van. The van veered off the road and struck a mailbox attached to a steel pole, according to the Knoxville Police Department. The van then sideswiped a wooden utility pole, causing a chain reaction in which the mailbox... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville man convicted of selling pills in school zonepossession with intent to sell and deliver oxycodone, hydrocodone and alprazola
Knoxville man convicted of selling pills in school zone
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
possession with intent to sell and deliver oxycodone, hydrocodone and alprazolam. Prosecutors said that on Feb. 17, 2014, Knoxville Police Department officers responded to the Walgreens at 2514 E. Magnolia Avenue on a complaint that someone in a... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knoxville woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Knoxville woman kills husband over text message
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
York Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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USA Today
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
USA Today / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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First Coast News
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
First Coast News / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
KTVB Boise / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Woman kills husband over text messagerecord, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for
Woman kills husband over text message
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 17 days ago
record, she must serve 45% of the 15-year term before she will be eligible for parole. She initially reported to the Knoxville Police Department that the April 2015 shooting at the couple's home in the Whittle Springs area was accidental,... Read more
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