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Accused Erin Corwin killer researched how to dispose of a body


The former Marine accused of killing Erin Corwin admitted searching the Internet for advice on how to dispose of a body, and .22-caliber cartridge casings and pieces of rebar at the mine shaft where she was found matched those found in his Jeep, according to an arrest warrant filed in California Superior Court.

Christopher Brandon Lee also asked a witness about the best way to dispose of a body and told investigators he was collecting tires the morning Corwin disappeared. A tire also was found at the mine shaft.

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Suspected Corwin killer faces elevated murder charge


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A murder charge was filed Tuesday against Christopher Brandon Lee in the death of Marine wife Erin Corwin, according to the San Bernardino County District Attorney's Office.

Police impersonator pulls knife on woman in Anderson Co.


The Anderson County Sheriff's Department said the suspect and vehicle descriptions from both incidents don't match, so they're "unsure" if only one person is responsible.

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Veterans are 1st grads of new program teaching technology


Two dozen veterans graduated today from a first-of-its-kind internship right here in East Tennessee.

The US Department of Energy sponsored the advanced manufacturing internship. Veterans spent time in class at Pellissippi State and in the lab at ORNL.

Leaders say it's a way for our veterans to transition from the service to civilian life and learn about a growing industry.

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Oak Ridge Schools revert to old bus plan


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For the time being, the Oak Ridge school board is doing away with its walk to school zone. The decision comes after parents voice concern about children making it to school safely.

Oak Ridge Schools revert to old bus routes


The Oak Ridge School Board came to a compromise with concerned parents about school bus walk zones.

The problem stemmed from the new one and a half mile walking zone. That means Oak Ridge students living within that radius have to find their own way to school.

Friends host fundraiser for Erin Corwin's family


(WBIR - Clinton) It's been a little more than one month since an Oak Ridge native disappeared in California. Investigators are still looking for Erin Corwin, 20, but her family and friends spent Saturday remembering her at an East Tennessee zoo.

Little Ponderosa Zoo gave a portion of its admission to Corwin's family to be used for reward and expenses related to the ongoing investigation into her disappearance. In addition, zoo visitors were able to buy t-shirts, hats, food, and other items to support the Corwin Family.