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Reporter charged with falsifying tag

Reporter charged with falsifying tag

August 7th, 2013 1:58 pm by Staff Report

Police pulled over Nathan E. Baker around 9:20 a.m. at the intersection of West Main Street and Boone Street, according to a news release.

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Teen charged after "shank" found at Science Hill Alternative Center

Teen charged after "shank" found at Science Hill Alternative Center

August 7th, 2013 11:32 am by Rex Barber

A screwdriver altered to be a "shank" was found in a bathroom at the Science Hill High School Alternative Center this morning, resulting in a felony citation for a teenager.

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2 more arrested in Dry Creek robbery

2 more arrested in Dry Creek robbery

August 7th, 2013 11:18 am by Becky Campbell

The robbery happened July 27 when Lisa Yates, the victim, was in a vehicle with the four people now charged.

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Woman reportedly stole, forged checks

Woman reportedly stole, forged checks

August 6th, 2013 9:38 pm by Staff Reports

A Jonesborough woman was arrested Saturday following a three-month investigation into a report of forged checks, according to a JCPD news release.

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Horse’s death likely to bring owner charges

Horse’s death likely to bring owner charges

August 6th, 2013 9:33 pm by Becky Campbell

A Jonesborough man is facing an animal cruelty charge related to a horse he owned that died from poor upkeep.

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Man reportedly violated offender registry

Man reportedly violated offender registry

August 6th, 2013 7:52 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City man was arrested by Kingsport police on Tuesday for violation of the sex offender registry after it was learned he was operating a barber shop.

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Police dog convinces man wanted on child-sex charges in Elizabethton to surrender

Police dog convinces man wanted on child-sex charges in Elizabethton to surrender

August 6th, 2013 5:23 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — A man who was wanted on a sex charge involving a child was apprehended over the weekend with the help of a police dog.

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Bristol, Va., woman charged after allegedly pulling in front of car intentionally

Bristol, Va., woman charged after allegedly pulling in front of car intentionally

August 6th, 2013 5:05 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — A woman was arrested Saturday after a Carter County deputy said he witnessed her drive her car in a reckless manner that nearly resulted in a collision with a Hummer H3 occupied by the woman’s mother, sister and daughter.

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Seat-belt stop leads to multiple charges for Johnson City man

Seat-belt stop leads to multiple charges for Johnson City man

August 6th, 2013 5:05 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — Not wearing seat belts led to more serious charges for some people stopped by the Elizabethton Police Department on Friday afternoon.

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UPDATE: Hawkins County Sheriff's Office investigating suspicious death as homicide

UPDATE: Hawkins County Sheriff's Office investigating suspicious death as homicide

August 6th, 2013 2:49 pm by Jeff Bobo - Net News Service

The Hawkins County Sheriff's Office is investigating a murder that occurred near the Goshen Valley community Monday.

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