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N.C. woman accused of beating woman with bat, abandoning her in Carter Co. mountains

N.C. woman accused of beating woman with bat, abandoning her in Carter Co. mountains

January 9th, 2014 3:10 pm by John Thompson

The Carter County Sheriff's Department on Wednesday arrested a North Carolina woman who was accused of taking another woman to a remote mountainous section of Carter County and beating her with a baseball bat.

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Constable convicted of theft, cleared of burglary charge

Constable convicted of theft, cleared of burglary charge

January 9th, 2014 9:54 am by Becky Campbell

Joshua Burleson remains a Washington County constable. The DA's office has not decided if it will seek to have him removed from the position.

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Johnson City man facing drug charges following two-month investigation

Johnson City man facing drug charges following two-month investigation

January 9th, 2014 9:27 am by Staff Report

DTF agents searched Javon Bradley's apartment Tuesday after allegedly buying cocaine from him on multiple occasions.

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Agreement reached on plea in federal sex solicitation case

Agreement reached on plea in federal sex solicitation case

January 8th, 2014 8:11 pm by Brad Hicks

A Johnson City man arrested last year and charged federally with attempting to solicit sex from a male juvenile has agreed to enter a plea agreement, according to a plea agreement document filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court.

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Judge: Jury for Facebook Murder trial to come from Washington County

Judge: Jury for Facebook Murder trial to come from Washington County

January 8th, 2014 3:41 pm by John Thompson

Second round of trials rescheduled for August.

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Jonesborough woman charged with forgery, theft

Jonesborough woman charged with forgery, theft

January 8th, 2014 12:40 pm by Staff Report

Blankenship allegedly caught on surveillance video using stolen ATM card, signing victim's name.

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UPDATE: Kingsport man who brought loaded gun to airport says it was an accident

UPDATE: Kingsport man who brought loaded gun to airport says it was an accident

January 7th, 2014 1:12 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

"The firearm was in a backpack and it was accidentally left there. I forgot it was there," Christopher Scott says.

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Reward being offered for capture of Hampton Pharmacy robber

Reward being offered for capture of Hampton Pharmacy robber

January 7th, 2014 1:04 pm by Staff Report

On Dec. 16, 2013, a man came in through the front door of the pharmacy, displayed a semi-automatic handgun and demanded a controlled substance. He fled out the front door after being handed the drugs.

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Elizabethton Police Department charges two in purse theft

Elizabethton Police Department charges two in purse theft

January 4th, 2014 7:42 pm by Staff Reports

Elizabethton police arrested a couple Saturday in connection with the theft of a purse on New Year’s Eve.

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Police Blotter: Man blows pot smoke in an infant's face, a woman brings a knife to a brick fight, and more

Police Blotter: Man blows pot smoke in an infant's face, a woman brings a knife to a brick fight, and more

January 3rd, 2014 6:18 pm by Staff Reports

Man blows pot smoke in an infant's face, a woman brings a knife to a brick fight, and more

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