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Teen sentenced to life plus 20 years in mother's death

Teen sentenced to life plus 20 years in mother's death

June 5th, 2015 10:35 pm by Associated Press

A judge has added 20 years to the life sentence a Middle Tennessee teenager will serve in the 2012 sledgehammer beating death of his mother.

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Founders Park entrance sign hit with graffiti before Blue Plum Festival weekend

Founders Park entrance sign hit with graffiti before Blue Plum Festival weekend

June 5th, 2015 10:35 pm by Tony Casey

Just ahead of Blue Plum Festival weekend - and its two big ticket items scheduled for Founders Park - graffiti marred some of the public art within the city park's parameters.

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Duggar parents placed locks on bedroom doors after fondling

Duggar parents placed locks on bedroom doors after fondling

June 5th, 2015 10:29 pm by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

Two of reality TV's Duggar sisters fondled by their brother Josh say they weren't even aware it had happened until he confessed and their parents told them about it.

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Man accused of stealing purse in downtown Johnson City

Man accused of stealing purse in downtown Johnson City

June 5th, 2015 3:36 pm by Staff Report

Michael Orsi was arrested this week on a charge that he stole a purse from a physicians office in downtown Johnson City in March.

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Johnson City woman accused of choking boyfriend's juvenile daughter

Johnson City woman accused of choking boyfriend's juvenile daughter

June 5th, 2015 9:49 am by Staff Report

Emma L. Jones was charged with aggravated domestic assault.

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Church Hill man caught after fleeing I-26 traffic stop in Johnson City, police say

Church Hill man caught after fleeing I-26 traffic stop in Johnson City, police say

June 5th, 2015 9:13 am by Staff Report

Police found him parked behind a closed business.

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In wake of statutory rape investigation, Johnson City Public Library director outlines security practices

In wake of statutory rape investigation, Johnson City Public Library director outlines security practices

June 4th, 2015 6:26 pm by Becky Campbell

Bruce Wilson Carnegie was arrested Wednesday and charged with three counts of aggravated statutory rape after admitting to sex with a teenager in a library restroom, according to police.

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Police say man lied during disturbance investigation at Johnson City housing complex

Police say man lied during disturbance investigation at Johnson City housing complex

June 4th, 2015 10:53 am by Staff Report

Tommy D. Taylor was charged with criminal trespassing and false reporting.

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Man charged with stealing 2 utility trailers in Johnson City

Man charged with stealing 2 utility trailers in Johnson City

June 4th, 2015 10:39 am by Staff Report

Thefts of two utility trailers in late May resulted in a Johnson City man's arrest on felony charges Wednesday, police said in a news release.

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Police say boy, 15, was raped by 44-year-old man in Johnson City Public Library bathroom

Police say boy, 15, was raped by 44-year-old man in Johnson City Public Library bathroom

June 4th, 2015 9:45 am by Staff Report

The adult told police he thought the boy was older, according to a court document.

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