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Tennessee man shoots at dog defending woman in domestic attack

Tennessee man shoots at dog defending woman in domestic attack

June 23rd, 2014 12:00 pm by Mark Hicks, Leaf Chronicle

A 50-year-old Clarksville man faces a variety of charges following a domestic violence incident during which he shot at a dog that was trying to protect a woman.

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Update: Police say man arrested after cutting father's throat, resisting arrest

Update: Police say man arrested after cutting father's throat, resisting arrest

June 23rd, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

Officer Nick Anderson found a man sitting on the porch holding his throat. His throat was bleeding from what police called "a small laceration."

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Update: 2 states, 2 murders, 2 guilty pleas

Update: 2 states, 2 murders, 2 guilty pleas

June 23rd, 2014 10:05 am by Becky Campbell

Three people involved in a brutal 2010 murder that led to a missing person search and second murder in Virginia pleaded guilty in a Washington County courtroom Monday.

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Robbery, burglary case transferred to adult court

Robbery, burglary case transferred to adult court

June 21st, 2014 8:10 am by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City teenager charged as a juvenile in a robbery at East Tennessee State University last year is now in adult court after his case was transferred from juvenile court.

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Police: Woman arrested after ex finds her in house

Police: Woman arrested after ex finds her in house

June 20th, 2014 10:16 pm by Staff Report

An Erwin woman was arrested after police said her ex-boyfriend told them he found her intruding into his house.

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Police arrest 8 after coal-mining protest

Police arrest 8 after coal-mining protest

June 20th, 2014 10:06 pm by Staff Report

Bristol police said eight people were arrested for trespassing after locking themselves together in front of a building to protest a company's mining operations.

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Police say two intoxicated while caring for child

Police say two intoxicated while caring for child

June 20th, 2014 10:05 pm by Staff Report

A man and woman were arrested, police said, because they were intoxicated while a 7-year-old boy was in their care.

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Police: Man accused of assaulting child's mother found with illegal weapon

Police: Man accused of assaulting child's mother found with illegal weapon

June 20th, 2014 7:23 pm by Staff Report

Police said officers arrested a man more than a day after he was accused of assaulting the mother of his child after finding him drunk and in possession of an illegal weapon.

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Arrest made in string of shooting incidents

Arrest made in string of shooting incidents

June 20th, 2014 7:19 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police have arrested a city man they believe was responsible for three "drive-by" shootings that occurred within a two-day span last week.

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Police: Woman brought 12-year-old to fight 10-year-old

Police: Woman brought 12-year-old to fight 10-year-old

June 20th, 2014 3:28 pm by Chattanooga Times Free Press

Before gunshots rang out, 30-year-old Amelia Leaster reportedly took a 12-year-old girl to fight a 10-year-old girl in the 2100 block of Kirby Avenue on May 29.

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