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Jonesborough woman charged with forgery, theft

Jonesborough woman charged with forgery, theft

January 8th, 2014 12:40 pm by Staff Report

Blankenship allegedly caught on surveillance video using stolen ATM card, signing victim's name.

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UPDATE: Kingsport man who brought loaded gun to airport says it was an accident

UPDATE: Kingsport man who brought loaded gun to airport says it was an accident

January 7th, 2014 1:12 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

"The firearm was in a backpack and it was accidentally left there. I forgot it was there," Christopher Scott says.

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Reward being offered for capture of Hampton Pharmacy robber

Reward being offered for capture of Hampton Pharmacy robber

January 7th, 2014 1:04 pm by Staff Report

On Dec. 16, 2013, a man came in through the front door of the pharmacy, displayed a semi-automatic handgun and demanded a controlled substance. He fled out the front door after being handed the drugs.

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Elizabethton Police Department charges two in purse theft

Elizabethton Police Department charges two in purse theft

January 4th, 2014 7:42 pm by Staff Reports

Elizabethton police arrested a couple Saturday in connection with the theft of a purse on New Year’s Eve.

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Police Blotter: Man blows pot smoke in an infant's face, a woman brings a knife to a brick fight, and more

Police Blotter: Man blows pot smoke in an infant's face, a woman brings a knife to a brick fight, and more

January 3rd, 2014 6:18 pm by Staff Reports

Man blows pot smoke in an infant's face, a woman brings a knife to a brick fight, and more

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Charges added to man charged in home invasion

Charges added to man charged in home invasion

January 3rd, 2014 6:13 pm by Staff Reports

Police said one of the four men charged in an early December home invasion in Unicoi County has been charged in a separate incident.

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2 charged with child neglect in Johnson Co. meth investigation

2 charged with child neglect in Johnson Co. meth investigation

January 3rd, 2014 4:30 pm by Staff Report

Sheriff Mike Reece said investigators went to the residence for a "knock and talk" and found components that led to the arrests.

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Police release surveillance images from Elizabethton purse theft

Police release surveillance images from Elizabethton purse theft

January 3rd, 2014 3:54 pm by Staff Report

Police have released video surveillance images of two people suspected of taking a purse containing $1,800 in cash from Walmart on New Year's Eve.

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Former candidate accused of faking military record for gun permit

Former candidate accused of faking military record for gun permit

January 3rd, 2014 12:54 pm by Staff Report

Washington County, Va., Sheriff Fred Newman said the investigation into Timothy Mark Mowery's actions began in late September during a heated Board of Supervisors’ race in the Wilson District of the county.

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Troopers capture mental institution escapee in Middle Tennessee

Troopers capture mental institution escapee in Middle Tennessee

January 3rd, 2014 12:23 pm by Staff Report

Jason Carter escaped a mental institution in South Carolina about 10 a.m. on Thursday.

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