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Jealous husband accused of threatening wife with bat

Jealous husband accused of threatening wife with bat

October 15th, 2013 3:52 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A Sullivan County man was arrested on aggravated assault charges after he accused his wife of having an affair and said he had beat up her lover with a baseball bat, according to a police report.

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Sheriff: Drugs, tobacco, chewing gum found in Washington County jail inmate's 'pelvic region'

Sheriff: Drugs, tobacco, chewing gum found in Washington County jail inmate's 'pelvic region'

October 15th, 2013 1:47 pm by Staff Report

Tasha Nicole Hale, 26, reported to the jail on late Friday to serve 15 days on a previous charge.

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Pepper gas used to force alleged killer on Tennessee Most Wanted list out of basement

Pepper gas used to force alleged killer on Tennessee Most Wanted list out of basement

October 15th, 2013 1:11 pm by Staff Report

A man wanted for killing another man in Middle Tennessee was captured early this morning, just days after his addition to Tennessee's Most Wanted list.

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Florida police make 2 arrests in bullying case

Florida police make 2 arrests in bullying case

October 15th, 2013 11:32 am by MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press

Two girls were arrested in a Florida bullying case after one of them admitted online over the weekend that she harassed a 12-year-old girl killed herself last month, a sheriff said Tuesday.

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Piney Flats man charged with mail fraud in use of counterfeit postage

Piney Flats man charged with mail fraud in use of counterfeit postage

October 15th, 2013 10:47 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

Federal prosecutors have charged a Piney Flats man with mail fraud in connection with a scheme where he used more than $200,000 in counterfeit postage over a two-year period.

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Police say road rage led to aggravated assault charge for Gray man

Police say road rage led to aggravated assault charge for Gray man

October 14th, 2013 12:53 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

One local man was arrested for road rage after he threatened another driver with a weapon, but was met with a surprise when the other driver greeted him with a gun, according to a police report.

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Update: Johnson City police investigate armed robbery similar to one on ETSU campus

Update: Johnson City police investigate armed robbery similar to one on ETSU campus

October 14th, 2013 10:13 am by Staff Report

ETSU officials issued a campus safety alert early this morning after a student reported that he was robbed at gunpoint in a campus parking lot.

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When “wilding out" goes too far, falling asleep at the wheel...at the gas pump, and more!

When “wilding out" goes too far, falling asleep at the wheel...at the gas pump, and more!

October 13th, 2013 1:55 pm by Staff Reports

When “wilding out goes too far, falling asleep at the wheel...at the gas pump, and more!

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Sullivan County authorities identify suspect shot, killed by deputies

Sullivan County authorities identify suspect shot, killed by deputies

October 13th, 2013 12:15 am by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

Sullivan County authorities released the identity Saturday afternoon of a Bristol man who was fatally shot the night before by officers investigating an active methamphetamine lab.

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Two Greene County ATMs vandalized with super glue

Two Greene County ATMs vandalized with super glue

October 11th, 2013 9:20 pm by Staff Reports

Police are seeking information about two ATMs that were vandalized with super glue Thursday night in the Mosheim area of Greene County.

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