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Piney Flats man charged with mail fraud in use of counterfeit postage

Piney Flats man charged with mail fraud in use of counterfeit postage

October 15th, 2013 10:47 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

Federal prosecutors have charged a Piney Flats man with mail fraud in connection with a scheme where he used more than $200,000 in counterfeit postage over a two-year period.

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Police say road rage led to aggravated assault charge for Gray man

Police say road rage led to aggravated assault charge for Gray man

October 14th, 2013 12:53 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

One local man was arrested for road rage after he threatened another driver with a weapon, but was met with a surprise when the other driver greeted him with a gun, according to a police report.

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Update: Johnson City police investigate armed robbery similar to one on ETSU campus

Update: Johnson City police investigate armed robbery similar to one on ETSU campus

October 14th, 2013 10:13 am by Staff Report

ETSU officials issued a campus safety alert early this morning after a student reported that he was robbed at gunpoint in a campus parking lot.

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When “wilding out" goes too far, falling asleep at the wheel...at the gas pump, and more!

When “wilding out" goes too far, falling asleep at the wheel...at the gas pump, and more!

October 13th, 2013 1:55 pm by Staff Reports

When “wilding out goes too far, falling asleep at the wheel...at the gas pump, and more!

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Sullivan County authorities identify suspect shot, killed by deputies

Sullivan County authorities identify suspect shot, killed by deputies

October 13th, 2013 12:15 am by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

Sullivan County authorities released the identity Saturday afternoon of a Bristol man who was fatally shot the night before by officers investigating an active methamphetamine lab.

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Two Greene County ATMs vandalized with super glue

Two Greene County ATMs vandalized with super glue

October 11th, 2013 9:20 pm by Staff Reports

Police are seeking information about two ATMs that were vandalized with super glue Thursday night in the Mosheim area of Greene County.

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Washington County jury finds Potter guilty in slayings

Washington County jury finds Potter guilty in slayings

October 11th, 2013 8:49 pm by John Thompson

A Washington County jury found Marvin Enoch “Buddy” Potter Jr. guilty Friday of two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Billy Payne, 36 and Billie Jean Hayworth. 23.

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Police: Man used razor blade in shoplifting electronics from Johnson City Walmart

Police: Man used razor blade in shoplifting electronics from Johnson City Walmart

October 11th, 2013 5:55 pm by Staff Report

Andrew E. Coefer was arrested Thursday and charged with shoplifting over $500.

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Jonesborough woman accused of depositing $3,500 fake check

Jonesborough woman accused of depositing $3,500 fake check

October 11th, 2013 5:35 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police Thursday arrested a Jonesborough woman on a charge that she deposited a fake $3,5000 check.

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Police: Drunken man trespassed, threatened resident with knife

Police: Drunken man trespassed, threatened resident with knife

October 11th, 2013 5:21 pm by Staff Report

Robert W. Guinn was charged him with aggravated assault, aggravated criminal trespassing and public intoxication.

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