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Leapin' lizards, Batman! It's the great cage caper

Leapin' lizards, Batman! It's the great cage caper

July 2nd, 2013 11:44 am by Staff Report

Read about the missing bearded lizard and more in today's Police Blotter.

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Pigeon Forge police chief fires 3 officers who discussed killing other officers

Pigeon Forge police chief fires 3 officers who discussed killing other officers

July 2nd, 2013 11:05 am by Lance Coleman, Knoxville News Sentinel

The chief said a June 7 video of the officers discussing the killing of other officers was uncovered, which led Baldwin to suspend them on June 19.

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Man wanted in Maryland arrested in Johnson City

Man wanted in Maryland arrested in Johnson City

July 2nd, 2013 7:20 am by Staff Report

David Monroe Winder was arrested at Motel 6 as police checked on a suspicious vehicle.

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Police: Staggering man in Johnson City burglarized vehicles, had drugs

Police: Staggering man in Johnson City burglarized vehicles, had drugs

July 2nd, 2013 7:17 am by Staff Report

Timothy L. Dorton, 28, 100 Moore St., Bristol, Va., was arrested about 4:30 a.m. Monday.

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Vehicular homicide charges dropped against Claiborne County woman on day of trial

Vehicular homicide charges dropped against Claiborne County woman on day of trial

July 1st, 2013 9:32 pm by Becky Campbell

A vehicular homicide charge against a Claiborne County woman in a Greeneville man’s 2010 traffic death was dismissed Monday, the same day she was scheduled for a trial in the case.

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NE Tennessee man charged with statutory rape after his mother called authorities

NE Tennessee man charged with statutory rape after his mother called authorities

July 1st, 2013 9:25 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Early Sunday morning, HCSO Deputy Jason Montgomery was dispatched to 4140 Van Hill Road south of Rogersville near the Greene County line.

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SW Virginia man charged with murdering former stepfather

SW Virginia man charged with murdering former stepfather

July 1st, 2013 9:20 pm by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

Richard “Fat Baby” Brooks, 45, of Rose Hill, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff’s Office on a single count of first-degree murder.

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Man charged with stabbing KFC employee with boxcutter

Man charged with stabbing KFC employee with boxcutter

July 1st, 2013 2:31 pm by John Thompson

Ricardo Carmello Mayse, 25, 283 Old Railroad Grade Road, Roan Mountain, was arrested by the Elizabethton Police Department on charges of aggravated assault, aggravated criminal trespassing and simple possession of marijuana.

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Kingsport police: Parents passed out at Kingsport Aquatic Center charged with child neglect

Kingsport police: Parents passed out at Kingsport Aquatic Center charged with child neglect

July 1st, 2013 2:12 pm by Rain Smith — Kingsport Times-News

BRISTOL — A Bristol, Tenn., couple have been arrested at the Kingsport Aquatic Center after they were reportedly found passed out in a vehicle — one naked, the other with her breast exposed — leaving their young children unattended for at least three hour

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Police: Johnson City man tried to stab woman intervening in argument

Police: Johnson City man tried to stab woman intervening in argument

June 30th, 2013 10:35 am by Staff Report

A woman told police she was trying to calm an argument between Karl Dixon and another man when Dixon took out a knife and tried to stab her in the stomach.

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