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HAMPTON — A robber got away with approximately 2,500 oxycodone pills during an armed robbery of the Hampton Pharmacy, 339 Highway 321 on Monday afternoon.
Sgt. Brian Durham said store employees told him a man wearing a black hoodie-type shirt, dark jeans, tan boots and a (more…)
Published February 15th, 2013 11:04 am
Leslie J. Powell, 35, of 6802 East Carters Valley Road, Kingsport.
A Kingsport woman has been arrested for allegedly attempting to obtain nearly 200 oxycodone with a phony prescription, with police saying further investigation has now linked her to several additional drug fraud cases.
Leslie J. Powell, 35, of 6802 East Carters Valley Road, was originally arrested Saturday (more…)
Published November 13th, 2012 8:27 am
Amelia Gaile Dugger, 46.
The execution of a search warrant Friday afternoon landed a Kingsport woman in jail on drug charges.
The Kingsport Police Department’s Vice Unit reports the search was part of their continuing battle against the illegal sale of prescription narcotics. It was conducted at 212 Lewis Lane, apartment 204, the home of Amelia Gaile Dugger, (more…)