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Updated: Man told Johnson City police Kingsport woman tried to run over him on I-26

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Updated: Man told Johnson City police Kingsport woman tried to run over him on I-26

October 30th, 2014 4:27 pm by Staff Report

Latoyia Griffith was charged with aggravated domestic assault.

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Halloween party raid: 3 arrested as Elizabethton police find drugs, sawed-off shotgun

Halloween party raid: 3 arrested as Elizabethton police find drugs, sawed-off shotgun

October 31st, 2014 12:10 pm by Staff Report

Police raided a Halloween party at an apartment here late Thursday night, finding drugs, cash and a sawed-off shot gun and arresting three people, police said.

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Teen charged with killing bobcat found hanging at high school football field

Teen charged with killing bobcat found hanging at high school football field

October 31st, 2014 11:33 am by Associated Press

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency says they have charged a juvenile with killing a bobcat out of season after the animal was found hanging from the goalpost of the Tullahoma High School practice football field.

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Southwest Va. man arrested after meth warrants issued

Southwest Va. man arrested after meth warrants issued

October 30th, 2014 6:21 pm by Staff Reports

A Damascus, Va. man was arrested after two federal search warrants were executed in Washington County, Va., this past week.

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Johnson City man charged with illegally wining and dining at local restaurant

Johnson City man charged with illegally wining and dining at local restaurant

October 30th, 2014 6:17 pm by Staff Reports

Police say a Johnson City man wined and dined when Jack's City Grill was closed before fleeing when an employee reported to work Thursday morning.

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Two juveniles charged with drink machine vandalism

Two juveniles charged with drink machine vandalism

October 30th, 2014 4:27 pm by Staff Report

Officers were called to a city park and found the juveniles leaving the area.

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Crime Police Blotter
The case of the porch-o-potty and more from the Police Blotter

The case of the porch-o-potty and more from the Police Blotter

October 30th, 2014 2:15 pm by Max Hrenda

Also, middle finger road rage, urinating on stage and Sonic frustration.

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Official says poverty at root of child crime

Official says poverty at root of child crime

October 29th, 2014 9:07 pm by Gary B. Gray

Poverty continues to be the root cause of crime committed by Tennessee children, said James Henry, the state's Department of Children's Services commissioner.

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Probable cause found to try teens for murder

Probable cause found to try teens for murder

October 29th, 2014 9:03 pm by John Thompson

After hearing several hours of testimony in a preliminary hearing Wednesday, Sessions Court Judge Keith Bowers Jr. said there was sufficient probable cause to try two teens on first-degree murder charges in the death of Danny Ray Vance, 56.

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Man arrested in connection with several auto burglaries

Man arrested in connection with several auto burglaries

October 29th, 2014 6:00 pm by Tony Casey

Police say they've arrested a man possibly involved with a string of auto burglaries.

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State Supreme Court to take up death row lawsuits

State Supreme Court to take up death row lawsuits

October 29th, 2014 4:50 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Supreme Court has agreed to settle a dispute over whether the state must reveal the names of the workers who carry out executions to attorneys for 11 death row inmates.

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