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Woman picks up drug charges after testifying in drug-case hearing

Woman picks up drug charges after testifying in drug-case hearing

October 6th, 2013 9:23 pm by John Thompson

A woman who had testified in a court hearing allegedly gave consent for deputies to search her car in the courthouse parking lot and Sgt. Harmon Duncan of the Carter County Sheriff’s Department reported finding methamphetamine, Klonopin and Xanax in the c

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Gray man charged with driving, drug violations

Gray man charged with driving, drug violations

October 6th, 2013 7:33 pm by Staff Reports

A Gray man was charged with reckless endangerment, felony evading arrest, driving on a suspended license and drug possession Saturday night, police said.

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Jonesborough man charged in child’s death admits going to mall alone

Jonesborough man charged in child’s death admits going to mall alone

October 4th, 2013 8:39 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A Jonesborough man charged with felony child abuse/neglect of an16-month-old child who was found dead at a Johnson City apartment in August made his initial court appearance Friday in Washington County Sessions Court.

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Chuckey men charged in Virginia larcenies

Chuckey men charged in Virginia larcenies

October 4th, 2013 2:14 pm by Staff report

Two men from Chuckey were charged with 20 counts of grand larceny for burglaries in Washington County, Va.

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Attorney seeks to have Carter County search warrant in meth case invalidated

Attorney seeks to have Carter County search warrant in meth case invalidated

October 4th, 2013 9:19 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — A suppression hearing in Carter County Criminal Court on Thursday featured testimony by Circuit Court Clerk John Paul Mathes. a contention that a search warrant is invalid because it gave the wrong address and other problems and an argument

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JC police report finding crack cocaine in Bristol, Va., man's car

JC police report finding crack cocaine in Bristol, Va., man's car

October 4th, 2013 8:50 am by Staff report

A Bristol, Va., man was charged with having crack cocaine after police pulled him over for following too closely to another vehicle Thursday night.

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One charged in Kingsport man’s case increased to aggravated rape

One charged in Kingsport man’s case increased to aggravated rape

October 3rd, 2013 9:29 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A Kingsport man charged with raping two women in separate incidents reported within a half-mile stretch of West Market Street during the early morning of Sept. 27 had one of his rape charges increased to aggravated rape.

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Butler man charged with drug offenses

Butler man charged with drug offenses

October 3rd, 2013 6:12 pm by Staff report

A Butler man was found with marijuana and a scale Thursday, police said.

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Kingsport restaurants face fines in beer sting

Kingsport restaurants face fines in beer sting

October 3rd, 2013 9:44 am by Rain Smith — Kingsport Times-News

A dozen people have appeared in Kingsport court during the past week for allegedly selling alcohol to underage customers, while the businesses where they work face fines and potential loss of beer permits.

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Felony bribery charge reduced in plea bargain

Felony bribery charge reduced in plea bargain

October 2nd, 2013 9:35 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A Jonesborough man charged with solicitation of bribery for telling a woman he would have a Criminal Court judge reduce her jail sentence in exchange for $500 pleaded guilty to a reduced charge Wednesday in Washington County Criminal Court.

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