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3 arrested after Sullivan deputies find bloody woman crawling for help

3 arrested after Sullivan deputies find bloody woman crawling for help

July 18th, 2013 3:12 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Three Kingsport residents have been arrested after a battered woman was spotted crawling to a door for help — directly behind the back of her father, who was telling officers nothing was wrong.

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No charges placed yet against alleged shooter in Butler killing

No charges placed yet against alleged shooter in Butler killing

July 18th, 2013 1:40 pm by John Thompson

R.L. Hartley, the victim's father-in-law, told investigators he shot Kenneth Jeffery Dugger one time in the chest.

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Chattanooga police: Man pulls gun on young children, tells them they're going to die

Chattanooga police: Man pulls gun on young children, tells them they're going to die

July 18th, 2013 1:03 pm by Beth Burger, Chattanooga Times Free Press

A 29-year-old man faces seven counts of aggravated assault after police said he pointed an air soft gun at his neighbors, including several young children.

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Two charged with trying to use bogus prescription at Johnson City pharmacy

Two charged with trying to use bogus prescription at Johnson City pharmacy

July 17th, 2013 5:27 pm by Staff Report

Police were called June 27 to Blankenship Pharmacy, 222 E. Watauga Ave.

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Police: North Carolina man faked receipts, returned stolen items to Johnson City Walmart

Police: North Carolina man faked receipts, returned stolen items to Johnson City Walmart

July 17th, 2013 5:08 pm by Staff Report

Keith A. White was charged with theft over $500, criminal impersonation and criminal simulation.

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Hampton woman charged in child abuse, rape case involving bought, traded pictures

Hampton woman charged in child abuse, rape case involving bought, traded pictures

July 17th, 2013 4:48 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — A Hampton woman is facing state and federal charges following an investigation of what Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said was one of the worst crimes he has seen in his long career.

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Police charge Gray man with Johnson City Walmart theft

Police charge Gray man with Johnson City Walmart theft

July 17th, 2013 4:43 pm by Staff Report

The warrant resulted from a traffic stop in Jonesborough last year.

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Police: Drunk, semi-nude woman resists arrest, tries to bite officer in East Tennessee

Police: Drunk, semi-nude woman resists arrest, tries to bite officer in East Tennessee

July 17th, 2013 11:59 am by Knoxville News Sentinel

Police said the woman was “extremely intoxicated,” wearing just a shirt and “showing her bottom private parts to children and the neighbors."

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Woman charged with DUI in Kingsport crash

Woman charged with DUI in Kingsport crash

July 17th, 2013 11:22 am by Rain Smith — Kingsport Times-News

A motorist who struck a utility pole in Kingsport has been arrested by police, who say prescription drugs and drug paraphernalia were located in her totaled vehicle.

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Four former Johnson City nursing home employees enter guilty pleas to abusing elderly patients

Four former Johnson City nursing home employees enter guilty pleas to abusing elderly patients

July 17th, 2013 11:18 am by Becky Campbell

They each face one to two years in prison.

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