Johnson City Press Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Police: Squalid conditions prompt child neglect arrest in Kingsport

Police: Squalid conditions prompt child neglect arrest in Kingsport

July 22nd, 2014 2:34 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A welfare check on children at a Kingsport residence has led to the arrest of their mother, as police reportedly found no running water, spoiled food, and dog urine on "every floor."

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Kingsport man accused of breaking glass door in Johnson City

Kingsport man accused of breaking glass door in Johnson City

July 22nd, 2014 1:55 pm by Staff Report

Kyle L. Kampman was arrested Sunday on a charge that he had broken a glass door to get into a Boones Creek residence.

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Erwin felon charged with stealing handgun from vehicle in Johnson City

Erwin felon charged with stealing handgun from vehicle in Johnson City

July 22nd, 2014 12:02 pm by Staff Report

Joshua Lee Fender was already jailed on unrelated charges when police served him with a warrant.

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Update: Defense claims Dingus' girlfriend caused crash that killed her

Update: Defense claims Dingus' girlfriend caused crash that killed her

July 22nd, 2014 11:13 am by Becky Campbell

There's no question Cody Dingus was driving drunk in a Valentine's Day 2012 crash on Knob Creek Road that killed his girlfriend and passenger, Sheridan Edwards, his defense attorney told a jury panel on Tuesday.

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Deputies: Neighbor complaints led to discovery of meth lab

Deputies: Neighbor complaints led to discovery of meth lab

July 21st, 2014 9:35 pm by John Thompson

One woman was arrested on methamphetamine charges when the Carter County Sheriff's Department executed a search warrant Monday morning.

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Piney Flats man sentenced in counterfeit postage scheme

Piney Flats man sentenced in counterfeit postage scheme

July 21st, 2014 9:13 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

A 34-year-old Piney Flats man has been sentenced to 14 months in federal prison for using more than $200,000 in counterfeit postage with his online vinyl decal business.

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A brief shoplifting, returning to the scene and more from the Police Blotter

A brief shoplifting, returning to the scene and more from the Police Blotter

July 21st, 2014 8:16 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: Camping in the trees, two for the price of one and more!

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Kingsport woman accused of pouring a bottle of liquor on daughter, then biting cop

Kingsport woman accused of pouring a bottle of liquor on daughter, then biting cop

July 21st, 2014 5:51 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Tamika D. Mills was arrested in the Sunday afternoon incident.

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Woman testifies that argument over slap caused Johnson City fatal shootout

Woman testifies that argument over slap caused Johnson City fatal shootout

July 21st, 2014 5:26 pm by Becky Campbell

"Pow, pow, pow, pow" - Salina Allen on the East Myrtle Avenue shootout that killed Michael Rowe.

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