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Police: Johnson City man caught trying to steal used car

Police: Johnson City man caught trying to steal used car

September 16th, 2014 8:47 am by Staff Report

A Johnson Avenue man was arrested Monday on a charge that he tried to steal a vehicle from a used car lot.

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Retired Chattanooga cop shoots, wounds stepson

Retired Chattanooga cop shoots, wounds stepson

September 15th, 2014 9:09 pm by Shelly Bradbury, Chattanooga Times Free Press

A retired Chattanooga police assistant chief shot his 18-year-old stepson in the leg during a scuffle Sunday at the family's North Chattanooga home.

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Elizabethton car dealer gets 14 years on theft, other charges

Elizabethton car dealer gets 14 years on theft, other charges

September 15th, 2014 9:00 pm by Becky Campbell

A former used car dealer whose shady sales left customers with repossessed vehicles will serve 14 years in prison on several counts of theft and failure to produce a car title.

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Morgan County couple indicted in baby boy's death

Morgan County couple indicted in baby boy's death

September 15th, 2014 8:55 pm by Knoxville News Sentinel Staff

A Morgan County mother and her boyfriend were indicted Monday in the June 1 death of the woman's 17-month-old son, according to prosecutors.

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Police: Woman picks up 2nd DUI charge while 6-year-old in car

Police: Woman picks up 2nd DUI charge while 6-year-old in car

September 15th, 2014 8:32 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Jonesborough woman was arrested for impaired driving while her 6-year-old daughter was in the car.

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Police: Two arrested on theft charges

Police: Two arrested on theft charges

September 15th, 2014 8:06 pm by Staff Report

Police arrested two city residents on charges that they robbed a house they were visiting.

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Police: Traffic stop led to man's arrest on year-old warrant

Police: Traffic stop led to man's arrest on year-old warrant

September 15th, 2014 7:27 pm by Staff Report

On Monday at around 3:30 a.m., Johnson City police arrested Christopher W. Hurt on a warrant that was issued in May of 2013.

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Stray bullet claims 2nd victim: Baby dies 13 hours after mother

Stray bullet claims 2nd victim: Baby dies 13 hours after mother

September 15th, 2014 10:34 am by Associated Press

Megan Doto, 25, whose due date was next month, was struck in the face late Sunday morning by a bullet that had traveled several hundred yards down the street, police Capt. Steven Murianka said.

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Juvenile Detention Center in Johnson City: Number of intakes at record low

Juvenile Detention Center in Johnson City: Number of intakes at record low

September 15th, 2014 8:42 am by Becky Campbell

The 463 juveniles who went through the facility in 2013 was a far cry from the 1,100 in the year 2000. That was the highest year in the center's history, and there has been a consistent decline, with just a few increases, since then.

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Police: Man arrested on 4th DUI charge

Police: Man arrested on 4th DUI charge

September 14th, 2014 9:33 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Jonesborough man was charged with his fourth drunken driving offense after officers found him with alcohol in his vehicle.

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