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One dead after shooting in SE Tennessee

One dead after shooting in SE Tennessee

April 23rd, 2015 9:45 am by Chattanooga Times Free Press

Whitwell is just west of Chattanooga.

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Roan Mountain woman charged with 16 counts of ID theft in Johnson City

Roan Mountain woman charged with 16 counts of ID theft in Johnson City

April 23rd, 2015 9:26 am by Staff Report

Video surveillance recordings led Johnson City police to arrest a Roan Mountain woman Wednesday on numerous counts of identity theft and theft resulting from debit card transactions, police said in a news release.

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Caught on Video: Police capture 1 of 2 sought in Johnson City shoplifting case

Caught on Video: Police capture 1 of 2 sought in Johnson City shoplifting case

April 22nd, 2015 2:40 pm by Staff Report

A surveillance image helped Johnson City police identify a New York man as one of two people who stole clothing from a mall store in what police had described as an organized retail theft group, police said in a news release.

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Woman recounts alleged sexual assault by former alderman

Woman recounts alleged sexual assault by former alderman

April 21st, 2015 9:08 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET NEWS SERVICE

More serious charges could be in store for a former Kingsport alderman, including attempt to commit aggravated rape and kidnapping, after he appeared in a Bristol courtroom Tuesday afternoon.

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Johnson City woman charged with shoplifting from area clothing store

Johnson City woman charged with shoplifting from area clothing store

April 21st, 2015 4:36 pm by Staff Report

A Johnson City woman already incarcerated at the Washington County Detention Center received new shoplifting charges after investigators accused her of taking merchandise from a local clothing store.

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DNA links woman to pharmacy burglary, Kingsport police say

DNA links woman to pharmacy burglary, Kingsport police say

April 21st, 2015 1:30 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Tiffany H. Phillips, AKA Tiffany Davenport, turned herself in at the Kingsport Police Department on Monday.

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Police seek information on 2 shoplifters possibly involved in organized retail crime

Police seek information on 2 shoplifters possibly involved in organized retail crime

April 20th, 2015 10:09 pm by Staff Report

The Johnson City Police Department is looking for two people believed to be part of an organized retail theft group, a news release said.

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Proposal requiring racial profiling ban headed to governor.

Proposal requiring racial profiling ban headed to governor.

April 20th, 2015 9:16 pm by Associated Press

Legislation that would require all of Tennessee's law enforcement agencies to adopt written policies to ban racial profiling is headed to the governor for his consideration.

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Man's harassment of potential juror in Johnson City murder case included sexual threats, warrant says

Man's harassment of potential juror in Johnson City murder case included sexual threats, warrant says

April 20th, 2015 4:30 pm by Becky Campbell

Wayne A. Morris Jr. was arraigned Monday.

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Kingsport man accused of making up story about sick daughter to get drug money

Kingsport man accused of making up story about sick daughter to get drug money

April 20th, 2015 10:48 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Deputies say Marty Dean Catron Jr. claimed he was raising money for his daughter's surgery at St. Jude's.

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