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Dog has its day: JCPD opens slot for K-9 officer after 8-month absence

Dog has its day: JCPD opens slot for K-9 officer after 8-month absence

September 18th, 2014 9:43 pm by Max Hrenda

After going more than eight months with an unfilled officer's position, a Johnson City police platoon is on the verge of becoming fully staffed.

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Update: Fla. sheriff says 6 children, 2 adults shot to death

Update: Fla. sheriff says 6 children, 2 adults shot to death

September 18th, 2014 7:53 pm by Staff Report

A sheriff says a man killed six of his grandchildren, his adult daughter and himself at a home in a small town in North Florida.

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Man charged in Peeping Tom incident at Kingsport Old Navy

Man charged in Peeping Tom incident at Kingsport Old Navy

September 18th, 2014 1:19 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

For the second time in four years, a Rogersville man has been arrested for a Peeping Tom incident at an area changing room - this time allegedly utilizing a camera attached to his foot to spy on a teenager.

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Rape report prompts security step-up at ETSU

Rape report prompts security step-up at ETSU

September 17th, 2014 9:22 pm by Nathan Baker

In response to a reported rape in a residence hall on the campus of East Tennessee State University, a spokesman for the school said public safety officers would step up patrols as they search for suspects.

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Police say Mtn. City man used stolen credit card in JC

Police say Mtn. City man used stolen credit card in JC

September 17th, 2014 5:30 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Mountain City man was arrested on charges that he used a credit card he stole in Johnson County for purchases in Johnson City.

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Police: 3 arrested after thousands of pounds of metal go missing

Police: 3 arrested after thousands of pounds of metal go missing

September 17th, 2014 5:01 pm by Staff Report

Police said three city men were arrested on charges that they stole more than 6,000 pounds of metal from a recycling facility.

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Johnson County authorities seek missing woman

Johnson County authorities seek missing woman

September 17th, 2014 2:09 pm by Staff Report

The Johnson County Sheriff's Department is asking for help in locating a woman missing since Friday.

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Tennessee death row inmate asks high court to postpone execution

Tennessee death row inmate asks high court to postpone execution

September 17th, 2014 1:46 pm by Travis Loller, Associated Press

Death row inmate Billy Ray Irick is asking the Tennessee Supreme Court to postpone his Oct. 7 execution pending the outcome of a challenge to Tennessee's execution protocol.

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Police make arrest in Johnson City pharmacy robbery

Police make arrest in Johnson City pharmacy robbery

September 17th, 2014 8:37 am by Staff Report

Johnson City police Tuesday arrested a city man on charges that he robbed a North Roan Street pharmacy at gunpoint in March.

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EPD: 2 pick up drug, drunken driving charges after alleged accident

EPD: 2 pick up drug, drunken driving charges after alleged accident

September 16th, 2014 10:32 pm by John Thompson

Two men were arrested Monday afternoon following an alleged hit and run accident at 141 Hudson Drive.

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