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DA's office yanks back plea deal in vehicular homicide case

DA's office yanks back plea deal in vehicular homicide case

September 8th, 2014 4:01 pm by Becky Campbell

A Telford man charged with vehicular homicide by intoxication for the 2012 traffic crash death of his fiance expected to plead to a lesser charge Monday in Washington County Criminal Court.

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Mountain City man sentenced to 20 years for shootout, police chase

Mountain City man sentenced to 20 years for shootout, police chase

September 8th, 2014 3:03 pm by Staff Report

Richard Shane Mabe will be 55 years old after serving the 240-month sentence handed down by U.S. District Judge Ronnie Greer.

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Police say couple held Indiana woman captive in cage

Police say couple held Indiana woman captive in cage

September 8th, 2014 2:13 pm by RICK CALLAHAN, Associated Press

One officer likened it to "modernized slavery."

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Police: Elizabethton woman scammed out of $26K

Police: Elizabethton woman scammed out of $26K

September 8th, 2014 2:00 pm by John Thompson

A man told her she had won $4 million and a new car and talked her into sending three blank checks to an unknown address.

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Johnson City man accused of tree-trimming scams

Johnson City man accused of tree-trimming scams

September 8th, 2014 10:13 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City man was arrested Saturday on charges that scammed several people by taking money for tree-trimming work that he never did.

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TSA finds loaded gun in carry-on bag at Tri-Cities Regional Airport

TSA finds loaded gun in carry-on bag at Tri-Cities Regional Airport

September 8th, 2014 9:56 am by Staff Report

This was the fourth firearm discovered at the security checkpoint by TSA officers at Tri-Cities this year. Only one firearm was found at the checkpoint in 2013.

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Police: Johnson City man used credit card in burglary attempt

Police: Johnson City man used credit card in burglary attempt

September 8th, 2014 9:15 am by Staff Report

Jeremy D. Carson was charged with attempted aggravated burglary.

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Man reportedly ran from moving car to avoid stop

Man reportedly ran from moving car to avoid stop

September 7th, 2014 8:22 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city man was arrested after he ran from a moving vehicle to avoid a traffic stop.

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Remains found in county of missing Tenn. student

Remains found in county of missing Tenn. student

September 7th, 2014 7:23 pm by Associated Press

Authorities are investigating possible human remains in the county where a Tennessee nursing student disappeared in 2011.

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Man arrested after assaulting another with guitar, police say

Man arrested after assaulting another with guitar, police say

September 7th, 2014 4:39 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city man was arrested after he knocked someone unconscious with a guitar.

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