Johnson City Press Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Pipe bomb incident - Bluff City man to plead guilty to federal firearms charge

Pipe bomb incident - Bluff City man to plead guilty to federal firearms charge

September 25th, 2014 8:55 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

A Bluff City man has agreed to plead guilty to a federal firearms charge in connection to a fight in which he was armed with a gun, knife, baton and pipe bomb.

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Johnson City woman accused of using stolen debit card at Walmart

Johnson City woman accused of using stolen debit card at Walmart

September 24th, 2014 4:15 pm by Staff Report

A 35-year-old Johnson City woman used a debit card stolen from a purse to shop at a local Walmart, resulting in her arrest on Wednesday, police said.

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2 supervisors killed in Alabama UPS shooting

2 supervisors killed in Alabama UPS shooting

September 24th, 2014 1:43 pm by JAY REEVES, Associated Press

The company released a statement Wednesday identifying the men as 46-year-old Brian Callans of Birmingham and 33-year-old Doug Hutcheson of Odenville.

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Supreme Court won't hear appeal in Middle Tennessee basketball player's death

Supreme Court won't hear appeal in Middle Tennessee basketball player's death

September 24th, 2014 1:39 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Supreme Court says it won't hear an appeal from a woman convicted of murder in the stabbing death of a Middle Tennessee State University basketball player.

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Federal grand jury indicts former East Tennessee deputy

Federal grand jury indicts former East Tennessee deputy

September 24th, 2014 1:32 pm by Associated Press

A federal grand jury in East Tennessee has indicted a former Hamilton County sheriff's deputy on charges of civil rights violation, kidnapping and possessing a gun during the commission of a crime.

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Updated: Murder trial set for mother of boy killed in 2012

Updated: Murder trial set for mother of boy killed in 2012

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

Almost two years after a 4-year-old boy was killed, the trial dates were set for his mother - who prosecutors allege played a part in his death.

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3 surrender in Philadelphia gay beating case

3 surrender in Philadelphia gay beating case

September 24th, 2014 11:05 am by SEAN CARLIN, Associated Press

The case gained attention when police posted a video of the well-dressed suspects and online sleuths used social media sites to help identify them.

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Carter County man sentenced to 210 months in federal prison for pill charge

Carter County man sentenced to 210 months in federal prison for pill charge

September 24th, 2014 9:24 am by Becky Campbell

Dennis Keith Gibbons Jr., 37, Elizabethton, pleaded guilty earlier this year to the conspiracy that centered in and around Carter County, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

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Owner of dog that toppled toddler allegedly told teen, 'I'll blow your brains out'

Owner of dog that toppled toddler allegedly told teen, 'I'll blow your brains out'

September 24th, 2014 9:15 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A woman whose dog knocked down and growled at a toddler last week is facing charges after she allegedly threatened to shoot one child in the head and nearly ran over another child while she was retrieving the dog.

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Police: Man arrested on charges he assaulted ex-girlfriend, crashed car

Police: Man arrested on charges he assaulted ex-girlfriend, crashed car

September 23rd, 2014 6:44 pm by Staff Report

A city man was arrested, police said, on charges that he assaulted his ex-girlfriend and crashed his car.

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