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Carter Co. substitute teacher bound over for sexual battery charge involving student

Carter Co. substitute teacher bound over for sexual battery charge involving student

March 16th, 2015 3:07 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON - A Carter County substitute teacher was bound over to a grand jury on several charges, including sexual battery, during a Sessions Court appearance Friday.

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Johnson City man charged with assaulting girlfriend

Johnson City man charged with assaulting girlfriend

March 16th, 2015 2:25 pm by Staff Report

A woman told Johnson City police her boyfriend assaulted her during an argument earlier this month, resulting in his arrest Friday on a felony charge.

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Update: Ex-wife identified alleged Johnson City convenience store robber from surveillance video

Update: Ex-wife identified alleged Johnson City convenience store robber from surveillance video

March 16th, 2015 10:23 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City man is set to appear in court today on charges that he robbed two convenience stores at knifepoint hours apart over the weekend.

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Elizabethton Police seeking help in finding wanted man

Elizabethton Police seeking help in finding wanted man

March 16th, 2015 9:19 am by Staff Reports

ELIZABETHTON - The Elizabethton Police Department is searching for a man wanted on outstanding felony warrants and is requesting assistance from the public in finding the man.Capt. Joy Shoun of the Criminal Investigation Division said Robert Michael Scott

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Man puts 'crazy' case behind him; rape charges dropped after he spent 7 months in jail

Man puts 'crazy' case behind him; rape charges dropped after he spent 7 months in jail

March 15th, 2015 4:19 pm by Claire Wiseman, Chattanooga Times Free Press

For more than seven months, Bobby Bradshaw sat in a Hamilton County Jail cell, thinking about how he looked from outside. The news stories called him a rapist and a military impersonator. His mugshot was splashed around the Web. He wondered how his tattoo

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Child continues to thrive after abuse left him brain damaged

Child continues to thrive after abuse left him brain damaged

March 15th, 2015 4:11 pm by TAVIA D. GREEN, The Leaf-Chronicle

David Slee III slumbered peacefully in his special wheel chair and woke occasionally at the sound of his father, uncle or grandmother's voice.

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Rich NY eccentric's family 'grateful' for his murder arrest

Rich NY eccentric's family 'grateful' for his murder arrest

March 15th, 2015 4:04 pm by JANET MCCONNAUGHEY, Associated Press and BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press

Robert Durst, a wealthy eccentric linked to two killings and his wife's disappearance, was arrested on a murder warrant just before Sunday's finale in a serial documentary about his life.

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Prosecutor: 20-year-old charged in shootings of 2 officers

Prosecutor: 20-year-old charged in shootings of 2 officers

March 15th, 2015 3:56 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

A 20-year-old man charged Sunday with shooting two police officers who were keeping watch over a demonstration outside the Ferguson Police Department had participated in the protests earlier that night, police said.

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Police: Johnson City teen pointed sword in argument

Police: Johnson City teen pointed sword in argument

March 15th, 2015 10:06 am by Staff Report

Damian Huffman, 19, was charged with aggravated assault.

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2 men stabbed in downtown Johnson City; police seek info

2 men stabbed in downtown Johnson City; police seek info

March 15th, 2015 9:51 am by Staff Report

Two Afton men were stabbed in downtown Johnson City early Sunday morning, prompting police to issue a plea for help in the case.

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