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Sheriff's deputy says man bolts from Carter County courtroom, rams bailiff

Sheriff's deputy says man bolts from Carter County courtroom, rams bailiff

May 22nd, 2013 8:42 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — A man accused of trying to avoid arrest by running out of the Criminal Courtroom and over a court bailiff manning the metal detector was quickly brought into custody Friday.

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Police: Man faked marriage certificate to visit Johnson City inmate

Police: Man faked marriage certificate to visit Johnson City inmate

May 22nd, 2013 7:27 am by Staff Report

An Elizabethton man used a fake marriage certificate to gain access to a woman jailed in the Johnson City Detention Facility, resulting in his arrest Tuesday, Johnson City police said.

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Man charged in 2012 shooting withdraws motion for new judge

Man charged in 2012 shooting withdraws motion for new judge

May 21st, 2013 10:03 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man charged with shooting and beating up a woman and leaving her lying in a parking lot last year has a new attorney and agreed to withdraw a motion asking the judge to withdraw.

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Jonesborough parents plead guilty to attempted child neglect

Jonesborough parents plead guilty to attempted child neglect

May 21st, 2013 5:08 pm by Becky Campbell

A Jonesborough couple charged with four counts of child neglect because their children were living in a filthy home with no running water pleaded guilty to attempted child neglect in a Washington County courtroom Tuesday.

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Possible hit and run incident leads to Elizabethton woman’s arrest

Possible hit and run incident leads to Elizabethton woman’s arrest

May 21st, 2013 4:02 pm by Staff Report

A woman was arrested on unrelated charges after two witnesses told Johnson City police she ran a stop sign and struck one of them while on his bike Friday afternoon.

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South Carolina woman charged with stealing more than $16K in antique farm items

South Carolina woman charged with stealing more than $16K in antique farm items

May 21st, 2013 3:35 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — A woman was arrested Tuesday morning on charges she had stolen several items of antique farm implements and antique carriages.

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Update: Johnson City woman charged with felony shoplifting, drug possession

Update: Johnson City woman charged with felony shoplifting, drug possession

May 21st, 2013 10:41 am by Staff Report

An accused Johnson City mall shoplifter picked up a drug possession charge as she was arrested on Monday.

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Unicoi man gets 106-month federal prison term on drug, gun charges

Unicoi man gets 106-month federal prison term on drug, gun charges

May 21st, 2013 10:18 am by Brad Hicks

GREENEVILLE — A Unicoi man was sentenced to spend more than eight years in prison on cocaine and fiearms-related charges Monday in U.S. District Court in Greeneville.

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Man picks up multiple teen-sex charges

Man picks up multiple teen-sex charges

May 21st, 2013 9:53 am by Staff report

A Jonesborough man was jailed last week on multiple counts of sexual battery involving two young teenage girls, according to a presentment returned earlier this month by a Washington County grand jury.

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Man charged with stalking arraigned

Man charged with stalking arraigned

May 20th, 2013 9:50 pm by Staff Report

A convicted sex offender arrested last week on four counts of felony aggravated stalking was arraigned Monday in a Washington County courtroom.

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