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FBI piecing together clues to find ‘Big Box Bandit’
Posted on Wednesday June 26, 2019

(WATE)- The FBI is still working to track down the “Big Box Bandit,” a man authorities said is responsible for five bank robberies across three different states. A reward is now being offered for any information on the suspect. One robbery occurred in Kingsport on May 24 at the FSNB bank inside the West Stone Drive Walmart. The suspect […]

EF-1 tornado confirmed in Fentress Co. from Friday’s severe weather
Posted on Tuesday June 25, 2019

FENTRESS COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) – After days of storm surveys, the National Weather Service confirmed Tuesday there had in fact been a tornado that did some damage Friday night. The NWS reported in its survey of the event that the EF-1 tornado touched down in the Stockton community west of Brannon Lane and moved east […]

Search underway for missing 2-year-old Virginia boy
Posted on Wednesday June 26, 2019

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Officials with Hampton Police say there is no end in sight yet in the search for 2-year-old Noah Tomlin. Hampton Police have now searched for two days, but there’s been no sign of the toddler. They say they’ve exhausted all reasonable efforts at their original area near Buckroe Beach and will be […]

Video shows rescue of baby from plastic bag in Georgia woods
Posted on Tuesday June 25, 2019

CUMMING, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia sheriff released dramatic body-cam video Tuesday showing the rescue of a newborn girl who was found alive inside a plastic bag in the woods. The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office made the video public in hopes that it will generate credible tips in the case. Authorities have been searching for […]

Woman found guilty of murder in 2018 Farragut bar stabbing
Posted on Tuesday June 25, 2019

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – The woman who cut a man’s throat on Father’s Day in a West Knoxville bar last year was convicted Tuesday, almost a year to the day of the incident. A jury found Rickeena Hamilton, 39, guilty of second-degree murder and tampering with evidence. Her bond was revoked by the judge, and […]

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