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Police: Johnson City burglar surprised by couple staying in church

Police: Johnson City burglar surprised by couple staying in church

February 10th, 2014 10:55 am by Becky Campbell

David J. Bell also was charged with burglarizing a neighboring house.

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Two charged with making meth in home they were visiting

Two charged with making meth in home they were visiting

February 9th, 2014 9:12 pm by John Thompson

The residents of a home at 836 Blue Springs Road were relocated Saturday evening and two people who had been visiting the residence were arrested by the Carter County Sheriff’s Department on methamphetamine charges.

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Man charged with intentionally causing crash

Man charged with intentionally causing crash

February 9th, 2014 8:45 pm by Staff Reports

A Banner Elk, N.C., man was charged Sunday after police said he caused a vehicle crash by intentionally slamming on his brakes several times, which caused the vehicle behind his to crash into the rear of his vehicle, Johnson City police said in a news rel

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Johnson City woman accused of assaulting mother

Johnson City woman accused of assaulting mother

February 8th, 2014 8:08 pm by Staff Reports

A city woman was arrested Saturday after she allegedly assaulted her mother and threatened to kill her.

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Johnson City police charge North Carolina woman with $93,400 Dempsey's jewelry heist

Johnson City police charge North Carolina woman with $93,400 Dempsey's jewelry heist

February 8th, 2014 8:04 am by Staff Report

On Jan. 29, a woman asked to see three diamond engagement rings — each three to four carats — and as she tried them on, she grabbed the rings and ran out the store.

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Teens charged in December burglary in Washington County

Teens charged in December burglary in Washington County

February 7th, 2014 4:44 pm by Becky Campbell

Arrest marks the second burglary charge this month for one of the suspects.

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Trial set in case of girl forced to drink soda

Trial set in case of girl forced to drink soda

February 7th, 2014 4:22 pm by AP

The couple accused of killing the man's 5-year-old daughter by forcing her to drink large quantities of grape soda and water will face trial in October.

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Elizabethton man faces drug charges, indecent exposure charge

Elizabethton man faces drug charges, indecent exposure charge

February 7th, 2014 10:02 am by Staff Report

Officers were called to North Sycamore Street on Wednesday afternoon regarding a man in gold car who was suspected of being involved in drug activity.

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Elderly Blountville woman raped, robbed

Elderly Blountville woman raped, robbed

February 7th, 2014 9:44 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Gun-wielding man allegedly raped and robbed elderly woman Thursday night inside her home.

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Man makes court appearance after being charged in golf club assault

Man makes court appearance after being charged in golf club assault

February 6th, 2014 2:27 pm by John Thompson

Jason Lee Richardson, 30, 132 Jackson Ave., was arrested Saturday on charges of aggravated domestic assault, aggravated assault and vandalism.

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