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Police: Johnson City teen tried to take joint into jail

Police: Johnson City teen tried to take joint into jail

September 26th, 2014 10:29 am by Staff Report

J. Darrion Bizzell was arrested after police were called to Memorial Park Community Center about a fight.

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Stoney Creek woman accused of selling meth in downtown Johnson City

Stoney Creek woman accused of selling meth in downtown Johnson City

September 26th, 2014 10:13 am by Staff Report

Tammy Williams was charged with possession of methamphetamine for resale and possession of unlawful drug paraphernalia.

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Kingsport man charged with attempted murder

Kingsport man charged with attempted murder

September 26th, 2014 9:23 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A Kingsport man has been arrested for allegedly shooting a man on a residential street on Thursday, triggering a brief manhunt.

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Couple's attorney to challenge Shaken Baby Syndrome diagnosis

Couple's attorney to challenge Shaken Baby Syndrome diagnosis

September 25th, 2014 9:04 pm by Becky Campbell

The attorney for a local couple charged with aggravated child abuse and neglect in what prosecutors call a "severe" abuse case said Thursday he will challenge the state's assertion the child was a victim of Shaken Baby Syndrome.

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O'Reilly Auto Parts employee accused of embezzlement

O'Reilly Auto Parts employee accused of embezzlement

September 25th, 2014 8:02 pm by Staff Reports

A Chuckey man was accused of embezzlement from O'Reilly Auto Parts, 3102 W. Market St., on Thursday.

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Kingsport police say Fall Branch man snatched money bag from armored van

Kingsport police say Fall Branch man snatched money bag from armored van

September 25th, 2014 5:06 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Fall Branch man has been arrested after allegedly entering the Kingsport branch of an armored vehicle service, snatching a bag of cash, and fleeing the scene to buy cigarettes.

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Man wounded by gunfire in Sullivan County, search on for alleged shooter

Man wounded by gunfire in Sullivan County, search on for alleged shooter

September 25th, 2014 4:54 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Deputies were gathering information and searching for a suspect following a Thursday afternoon shooting in Sullivan County, while the victim was transported to the hospital with at least one gunshot wound.

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2 Middle Tennessee men face drug charges after police search in Johnson City

2 Middle Tennessee men face drug charges after police search in Johnson City

September 25th, 2014 4:49 pm by Staff Report

About 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, police tried to stop a silver Chevrolet Impala near Mountcastle Drive and Sunset Drive.

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Updated: All a joke? Two 17-year-old Science Hill students wanted to "mess with" another student

Updated: All a joke? Two 17-year-old Science Hill students wanted to "mess with" another student

September 25th, 2014 2:02 pm by Becky Campbell

One student claimed he purchased weapon for $40 and was being paid $100 for a "hit."

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Driver indicted in Kingsport crash that killed Church Hill man

Driver indicted in Kingsport crash that killed Church Hill man

September 25th, 2014 1:52 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man has been arrested for an alleged DUI traffic crash that occurred in July on Stone Drive, killing a Church Hill resident after his car was struck head-on.

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