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UPDATE: Testimony turns emotional in murder trial

UPDATE: Testimony turns emotional in murder trial

March 4th, 2014 1:59 pm by Becky Campbell

Justin A. Stratton, aka Puff, is on trial for allegedly murdering a man in 2011. The trial is continuing.

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Deputies seize more than 8 pounds of pot, gun, pills in traffic stop

Deputies seize more than 8 pounds of pot, gun, pills in traffic stop

March 4th, 2014 1:30 pm by Staff Report

Three people, including a man on a "most wanted" list, were arrested.

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Police: Johnson City woman threatened man with knife

Police: Johnson City woman threatened man with knife

March 4th, 2014 11:20 am by Staff Report

Ricina Patrick was charged with aggravated domestic assault.

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Johnson City police release images of pharmacy robbery

Johnson City police release images of pharmacy robbery

March 4th, 2014 10:36 am by Staff Report

Police said that at around 5 p.m. Monday, a masked gunman stole an undetermined amount of prescription medication from The Medicine Shoppe (Bevins Pharmacy), 1301 N. Roan St.

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Police say masked gunman robbed local pharmacy

Police say masked gunman robbed local pharmacy

March 3rd, 2014 9:47 pm by Staff Reports

The Johnson City Police Department is searching for a man they say robbed a local pharmacy with a handgun.

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Man goes from one jail to another, police say

Man goes from one jail to another, police say

March 3rd, 2014 9:21 pm by John Thompson

A man who had just been released from the Sullivan County Jail found himself immediately arrested by the Carter County Sheriff's Department on several methamphetamine charges, police said.

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Police Blotter: Extreme purse-snatching, the butter knife attack, and more

Police Blotter: Extreme purse-snatching, the butter knife attack, and more

March 3rd, 2014 6:01 pm by Staff Reports

Also inside: The hazards of a college town, the strangling game, innocent but guilty, and more!

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Update: Jury selected in first-degree murder trial in 2011 shooting, judge admonishes jurors

Update: Jury selected in first-degree murder trial in 2011 shooting, judge admonishes jurors

March 2nd, 2014 9:12 pm by Becky Campbell

Jury selection is complete in a first-degree murder trial in Jonesborough, but not without some tongue lashing from the judge to potential jurors who already had an opinion about the case.

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Tennessee ranks in top in meth costs

Tennessee ranks in top in meth costs

March 2nd, 2014 2:27 pm by Duane W. Gang, The Tennessean

Methamphetamine is a dangerous drug that has taken its toll on Tennesseans across the state. But the costs of meth go far beyond addiction and lost lives.

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UPDATE: Carter County teen in 'stable' condition after suffering gunshot to neck

UPDATE: Carter County teen in 'stable' condition after suffering gunshot to neck

March 1st, 2014 1:45 pm by Max Hrenda

A 13-year-old Carter County boy was described as being in stable condition after suffering a gunshot wound to his neck this weekend.

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