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Johnson City woman arrested for drug charges at Winged Deer Park

Johnson City woman arrested for drug charges at Winged Deer Park

March 5th, 2014 9:06 pm by Staff Reports

Police say they've arrested a Johnson City woman on drug charges after finding her and another person in a vehicle early Wednesday morning at Winged Deer Park.

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2nd arrest made in $90,000 Johnson City jewelry heist

2nd arrest made in $90,000 Johnson City jewelry heist

March 5th, 2014 3:20 pm by Staff Report

A Hickory, N.C., man was charged Wednesday from the theft of rings at Dempsey's Jewelers.

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Attempted murder charges filed in brutal Sullivan County beating

Attempted murder charges filed in brutal Sullivan County beating

March 5th, 2014 1:58 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Bristol man was hospitalized with serious injuries following a brutal Sunday assault in far northeast Sullivan County, while three of his four alleged attackers now face charges of attempted murder.

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Haslam stands by own anti-meth proposal in Tennessee House

Haslam stands by own anti-meth proposal in Tennessee House

March 5th, 2014 1:34 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Gov. Bill Haslam says the long-term prospects for his anti-meth proposal remain strong despite the bill being sidetracked in a House subcommittee this week.

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Washington County constable charged with simple domestic assault

Washington County constable charged with simple domestic assault

March 5th, 2014 11:29 am by Staff Report

Mark Bacon charged following alleged argument with wife over money.

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Update: Witness told police shooting began with home invasion; ex-Johnson City policeman's son charged with attempted murder

Update: Witness told police shooting began with home invasion; ex-Johnson City policeman's son charged with attempted murder

March 5th, 2014 9:23 am by Staff Report

The shooting left one person with a wound to the abdomen.

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Police chief: Rash of armed robberies not 'new normal'

Police chief: Rash of armed robberies not 'new normal'

March 4th, 2014 10:02 pm by Max Hrenda

Although there have been five armed robberies in the last week alone, a police department official said the public shouldn't expect to see that trend continue.

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Teen charged with attempted murder in wake of Johnson City apartment complex shooting

Teen charged with attempted murder in wake of Johnson City apartment complex shooting

March 4th, 2014 5:11 pm by Staff Report

Police were called to the complex on Austin Springs Road just after midnight on a report that several shots had been fired in the parking lot during an argument.

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2 face child endangerment charges from Johnson County meth raid

2 face child endangerment charges from Johnson County meth raid

March 4th, 2014 4:18 pm by Staff Report

A tip about an abandoned methamphetamine dump site led Johnson County Sheriff's Deputies to arrest the second of two Butler residents on numerous meth and child endangerment charges on Monday.

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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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