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Fresh out of prison, man brought back to Carter Co. on meth charges

Fresh out of prison, man brought back to Carter Co. on meth charges

February 25th, 2014 2:16 pm by John Thompson

He had been incarcerated at Mountain View Corrections in Spruce Pine, N.C.

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Sheriff warns of scams after area man bilked out of thousands

Sheriff warns of scams after area man bilked out of thousands

February 25th, 2014 11:12 am by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

A man sent multiple wire transfers totaling about $20,000 to scammers over a five-day period this month.

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Area dentist's license on probation due to conviction

Area dentist's license on probation due to conviction

February 24th, 2014 9:13 pm by Becky Campbell

The license of a former Johnson City dentist now practicing in Bristol was placed on probation in January because of a misdemeanor conviction that stemmed from a child pornography investigation.

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Crime Police Blotter
An unaffordable care act,  the disappearing car lot, a rogue firefighter, and more from the Police Blotter

An unaffordable care act, the disappearing car lot, a rogue firefighter, and more from the Police Blotter

February 24th, 2014 9:05 pm by Staff Reports

Also inside: a man swaddles his rifle, a racist street sideshow, the great golf gaffe, and more.

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Carter Co. deputies seize $2,100 in cash, marijuana in DUI traffic stop; three charged

Carter Co. deputies seize $2,100 in cash, marijuana in DUI traffic stop; three charged

February 24th, 2014 5:33 pm by John Thompson

The incident took place Saturday night on the Stoney Creek Highway.

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Police say 2 had crack, pot in Johnson City hotel

Police say 2 had crack, pot in Johnson City hotel

February 24th, 2014 11:09 am by Staff Report

The arrests resulted from a "knock and talk" at a room at the Double Tree Hotel.

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Police say Johnson City man pulled handgun at West Walnut nightclub

Police say Johnson City man pulled handgun at West Walnut nightclub

February 24th, 2014 8:17 am by Staff Report

Thomas Brooks was charged with aggravated assault and unlawful possession of a firearm.

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Man arrested after police allege he beat, choked girlfriend

Man arrested after police allege he beat, choked girlfriend

February 23rd, 2014 1:30 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City man was arrested after Johnson City Police Department officers responded to a domestic violence call.

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Volunteers sought for emergency-response team training class

Volunteers sought for emergency-response team training class

February 22nd, 2014 8:44 am by Becky Campbell

Citizens trained to act during a crisis are a valuable asset for Washington County, and there is an opportunity for residents to become a certified citizen responder next month.

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Stranded motorist arrested after struggle over officer's gun

Stranded motorist arrested after struggle over officer's gun

February 21st, 2014 9:44 pm by Becky Campbell

A Greene County man wanted on an aggravated robbery charge in Kingsport was arrested Thursday morning along Interstate 26 in Johnson City after he wrecked his car and tried to grab an officer's gun during a struggle.

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