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Purse with $1,800 in cash reported stolen from Elizabethton Walmart

Purse with $1,800 in cash reported stolen from Elizabethton Walmart

January 2nd, 2014 12:25 pm by John Thompson

Security cameras revealed a Florida woman had pushed her shopping cart next to the Red Box movie vending machine at the front entrance and walked out the door, leaving the purse. A woman in a pink sweatshirt is shown taking the purse.

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Burglars strike Roan Mountain house quarantined for meth

Burglars strike Roan Mountain house quarantined for meth

January 2nd, 2014 11:30 am by John Thompson

Tools, antiques and a heater were stolen New Year's Eve.

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Johnson City man flees traffic stop, goes home

Johnson City man flees traffic stop, goes home

January 1st, 2014 9:56 am by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man pulled over by police for speeding drove away from the traffic stop and nearly hit an officer as he fled, according to a Johnson City Police Department press release.

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Johnson City man arrested on domestic violence warrant while donating plasma

Johnson City man arrested on domestic violence warrant while donating plasma

December 31st, 2013 1:02 pm by Staff Report

A Johnson City man was arrested Tuesday at a local plasma donation center on a domestic violence charge that stemmed from a Christmas Eve assault, according to a Johnson City police press release.

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Woman faces 28 counts of animal cruelty

Woman faces 28 counts of animal cruelty

December 31st, 2013 9:48 am by Rain Smith- NET News Service

A Bluff City woman has been arrested after police say they found dozens of dogs and cats in "unsuitable living conditions."

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Police: burglar caught on video

Police: burglar caught on video

December 30th, 2013 1:28 pm by Staff Report

A sophisticated surveillance system caught a burglar at work last week at a Johnson City business, and the man was scheduled for a court appearance today, according to information from the city police department.

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Fake door-to-door salesman charged with assault

Fake door-to-door salesman charged with assault

December 30th, 2013 12:29 pm by by RAIN SMITH, NET News Service

A Kingsport man charged with aggravated assault after allegedly hitting his girlfriend on the head with an iron on Christmas Eve may also have scammed people by presenting himself as a door-to-door salesman, according to police.

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Update: Wisconsin man arrested on child rape charge, fondled 12-year-old girl

Update: Wisconsin man arrested on child rape charge, fondled 12-year-old girl

December 30th, 2013 9:01 am by Staff Report

Johnson City police arrested a Wisconsin man Sunday on rape of a child and incest, according to a police department press release.

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Region hit by several violent crimes in 2013

Region hit by several violent crimes in 2013

December 29th, 2013 8:59 pm by Becky Campbell

Crime across Northeast Tennessee in 2013 proved to be just as deadly as in years past, including murders, murder/suicides, shootings, stabbings, neglected children and more.

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Elizabethton official warns of deed-fee scam

Elizabethton official warns of deed-fee scam

December 28th, 2013 8:55 pm by John Thompson

Although the companies are not breaking the law, Carter County Register of Deeds Jody Bristol is warning new property owners not to pay any attention to official-looking letters that ask for a “document fee” of $83 for a copy of their deed.

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