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Drug charge against ex-ETSU basketball player dismissed

Drug charge against ex-ETSU basketball player dismissed

September 20th, 2013 9:08 pm by Becky Campbell

A Washington County Criminal Court judge said it was unconstitutional for a college postal employee to open a student’s package, which led to that student’s being charged with possession of marijuana for resale.

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Police share crime-stopping tips amid recent car break-ins

Police share crime-stopping tips amid recent car break-ins

September 20th, 2013 8:56 pm by Tony Casey

A string of auto break-ins in recent weeks has the Johnson City Police Department urging citizens to take all precautions in securing their vehicles, and police have released a list of tips to prevent auto break-ins.

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Johnson City man charged with choking girlfriend

Johnson City man charged with choking girlfriend

September 20th, 2013 8:32 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City man was arrested for domestic assault after an argument between he and his girlfriend turned physical, police said.

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Driver charged with choking girlfriend

Driver charged with choking girlfriend

September 20th, 2013 6:01 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City man was arrested for his connection to a wreck earlier this month, police said.

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Shoplifter hits up two Walmarts for thousands worth of baby formula

Shoplifter hits up two Walmarts for thousands worth of baby formula

September 20th, 2013 4:44 pm by Staff Reports

A baby formula heist from two local Walmarts resulted in a man’s arrest earlier this month, police said.

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Former Elizabethton resident, girlfriend indicted for four shooting deaths in Cumberland County

Former Elizabethton resident, girlfriend indicted for four shooting deaths in Cumberland County

September 20th, 2013 12:19 pm by Staff report

Jacob Allen Bennett, 26, of Crab Orchard, Tenn. was indicted on four counts of premeditated murder, four counts of felony murder and two counts of attempted aggravated robbery.

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Updated: Police say Johnson City woman stabbed self during fight

Updated: Police say Johnson City woman stabbed self during fight

September 20th, 2013 11:42 am by Staff Report

Police arrived to find Kimberly Maupin and others fighting in a yard and surrounded by several other people.

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Johnson City police: Man dodged wife's meat cleaver in apartment parking lot

Johnson City police: Man dodged wife's meat cleaver in apartment parking lot

September 20th, 2013 6:22 am by Staff Report

A woman heaved a meat cleaver at her husband Thursday night during an argument at a north Johnson City apartment complex, Johnson City police said.

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Motion likely next week on Larkin trial possibility

Motion likely next week on Larkin trial possibility

September 19th, 2013 9:56 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man whose murder conviction in his wife’s drowning death was overturned will be in court next week for a status update in his case.

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Woman arrested after recanting story about Johnson City child rape; boyfriend released

Woman arrested after recanting story about Johnson City child rape; boyfriend released

September 19th, 2013 4:56 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City woman who told police earlier this month she witnessed her boyfriend sexually abuse a 3-year-old girl has been charged with filing a false report for recanting her story.

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