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3 surrender in Philadelphia gay beating case

3 surrender in Philadelphia gay beating case

September 24th, 2014 11:05 am by SEAN CARLIN, Associated Press

The case gained attention when police posted a video of the well-dressed suspects and online sleuths used social media sites to help identify them.

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Carter County man sentenced to 210 months in federal prison for pill charge

Carter County man sentenced to 210 months in federal prison for pill charge

September 24th, 2014 9:24 am by Becky Campbell

Dennis Keith Gibbons Jr., 37, Elizabethton, pleaded guilty earlier this year to the conspiracy that centered in and around Carter County, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

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Owner of dog that toppled toddler allegedly told teen, 'I'll blow your brains out'

Owner of dog that toppled toddler allegedly told teen, 'I'll blow your brains out'

September 24th, 2014 9:15 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A woman whose dog knocked down and growled at a toddler last week is facing charges after she allegedly threatened to shoot one child in the head and nearly ran over another child while she was retrieving the dog.

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Police: Man arrested on charges he assaulted ex-girlfriend, crashed car

Police: Man arrested on charges he assaulted ex-girlfriend, crashed car

September 23rd, 2014 6:44 pm by Staff Report

A city man was arrested, police said, on charges that he assaulted his ex-girlfriend and crashed his car.

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Police: Man arrested for cashing fraudulent check

Police: Man arrested for cashing fraudulent check

September 23rd, 2014 4:00 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police arrested a city man after Wal-Mart staff reported a fake check had been passed on Aug. 3.

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Police: Man sold stolen items online for 4 years

Police: Man sold stolen items online for 4 years

September 23rd, 2014 3:41 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Gray man was arrested after he sold more than $50,000 worth of stolen property online for four years.

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Bristol, Tenn. man arrested on drug charges after girlfriend called 911

Bristol, Tenn. man arrested on drug charges after girlfriend called 911

September 23rd, 2014 9:39 am by Becky Campbell

47 hydrocodone pills, 15 oxycodone pills and $2,100 cash

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Teen indicted on vehicular homicide charge

Teen indicted on vehicular homicide charge

September 23rd, 2014 9:24 am by Becky Campbell

A Chilhowie, Va., teenager was indicted by a Washington County grand jury Friday on a vehicular homicide charge related to an April fatal crash on Interstate 26.

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Nails scattered in Tweetsie Trail parking lot

Nails scattered in Tweetsie Trail parking lot

September 22nd, 2014 10:04 pm by Becky Campbell

Nearly two pounds of roofing nails were collected from the Tweetsie Trail trailhead parking lot on Alabama Street early Sunday, and police are looking for the culprit.

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The Police Blotter returns with tales of a klepto custodian, the great chicken salad robbery and more

The Police Blotter returns with tales of a klepto custodian, the great chicken salad robbery and more

September 22nd, 2014 8:28 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: a targeted arrested, cracking and burning and more!

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