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Sheriff's Office says video shows Bluff City woman beating Alzheimer's patient

Sheriff's Office says video shows Bluff City woman beating Alzheimer's patient

August 8th, 2013 12:07 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

According to court records, the woman initially wanted documentation of a “mess” the victim had made and is then filmed attacking the man as he stands naked in a bathroom.

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Unicoi County Sheriff's Office continuing probe of mailbox explosion

Unicoi County Sheriff's Office continuing probe of mailbox explosion

August 8th, 2013 9:25 am by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — With Unicoi County students out of school and more time on their hands, acts of summertime vandalism are not all that uncommon, according to Unicoi County Sheriff’s Department Chief Investigator Ronnie Adkins.

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Woman, juvenile charged with stealing from Johnson City mall store

Woman, juvenile charged with stealing from Johnson City mall store

August 8th, 2013 9:12 am by Staff Report

Police said the two had concealed several articles of clothing and several pieces of costume jewelry and exited the store without paying.

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Police say man used stolen card

Police say man used stolen card

August 7th, 2013 9:12 pm by Staff Reports

An Elizabethton man was arrested Wednesday following an investigation into a stolen credit card, according to a Johnson City Police Department news release.

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Carter man facing meth charges for third time

Carter man facing meth charges for third time

August 7th, 2013 8:50 pm by Becky Campbell

A Carter County man twice arrested on meth-related charges was served Tuesday with an arrest warrant in a new drug case.

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Woman charged with carving epithet into car parked at Johnson City Walmart

Woman charged with carving epithet into car parked at Johnson City Walmart

August 7th, 2013 5:11 pm by Staff Report

Police said Windy M. Buckingham confessed to the vandalism.

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Limestone man charged with multiple counts of statutory rape, exploiting 15-year-old girl

Limestone man charged with multiple counts of statutory rape, exploiting 15-year-old girl

August 7th, 2013 3:36 pm by Becky Campbell

A Limestone man was arrested Tuesday on a multiple charges of sexual exploitation of a minor and statutory rape for allegedly having sex with a teenage juvenile and having explicit photos of her on his phone.

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Reporter charged with falsifying tag

Reporter charged with falsifying tag

August 7th, 2013 1:58 pm by Staff Report

Police pulled over Nathan E. Baker around 9:20 a.m. at the intersection of West Main Street and Boone Street, according to a news release.

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Teen charged after "shank" found at Science Hill Alternative Center

Teen charged after "shank" found at Science Hill Alternative Center

August 7th, 2013 11:32 am by Rex Barber

A screwdriver altered to be a "shank" was found in a bathroom at the Science Hill High School Alternative Center this morning, resulting in a felony citation for a teenager.

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2 more arrested in Dry Creek robbery

2 more arrested in Dry Creek robbery

August 7th, 2013 11:18 am by Becky Campbell

The robbery happened July 27 when Lisa Yates, the victim, was in a vehicle with the four people now charged.

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