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Bristol police release description of car involved in hit-and-run crash

Bristol police release description of car involved in hit-and-run crash

September 4th, 2013 4:37 pm by Staff Report

The pedestrian was flown to Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, by a medical helicopter. Once the victim arrived at the hospital, it was determined her injuries were non-life threatening and she was treated and released, police said Wednesday.

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Jonesborough man charged with fleeing Johnson City police after business disturbance

Jonesborough man charged with fleeing Johnson City police after business disturbance

September 4th, 2013 4:18 pm by Staff Reports

The man was charged with felony reckless endangerment, felony evading arrest and driving on a revoked license.

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Update: Home invasion that caused Unicoi Co. school lockdown was false report

Update: Home invasion that caused Unicoi Co. school lockdown was false report

September 4th, 2013 2:10 pm by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — Unicoi County's secondary schools and one elementary school have been locked down in a precaution as authorities search for two men who robbed someone in the area.

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Updated: Washington County Sheriff's captain stabbed twice in hand by registered sex offender

Updated: Washington County Sheriff's captain stabbed twice in hand by registered sex offender

September 4th, 2013 10:56 am by Staff Report

Capt. Larry Denny and two other deputies had gone to a Shannon View Road residence to assist the Tennessee Department of Corrections and the FBI in a search.

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More details emerge in attempted Johnson City store robbery

More details emerge in attempted Johnson City store robbery

September 4th, 2013 9:55 am by Becky Campbell

Johnson City police investigators found articles of clothing along a route between an attempted convenience store holdup and the location where two people were arrested that matched the suspects’ clothes, according to a court document.

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Amanda Berry's captor found hanged in jail

Amanda Berry's captor found hanged in jail

September 4th, 2013 6:27 am by Associated Press

Initial findings indicate Ariel Castro committed suicide. Among his victims was Berry, who has family in Elizabethton.

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Police say DUI suspect leaves trail of damage in Elizabethton

Police say DUI suspect leaves trail of damage in Elizabethton

September 3rd, 2013 9:49 pm by John Thompson

Officer Sarah Ellison of the Elizabethton Police Department did not have much trouble making an arrest in a case of leaving the scene of an accident shortly after midnight on Sunday. She said all she had to do was follow the fluid trail laid down by the v

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Pedestrian injured in hit-and-run crash

Pedestrian injured in hit-and-run crash

September 3rd, 2013 8:42 pm by Staff Report

About 5:15 p.m., police were called to the 300 block of Old Thomas Bridge Road, where a pedestrian had been struck in the eastbound lane.

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Johnson City man charged with choking family member

Johnson City man charged with choking family member

September 3rd, 2013 4:13 pm by Staff Report

The victim had red marks on her throat consistent with her account, police said.

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Elizabethton church burglarized, vandalized

Elizabethton church burglarized, vandalized

September 3rd, 2013 3:53 pm by Staff Report

Someone turned the thermostat to 99 degrees and turned on all the water faucets.

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