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Police: Johnson City man threatened to kill boyfriend, imprisoned him in residence

Police: Johnson City man threatened to kill boyfriend, imprisoned him in residence

August 14th, 2014 9:19 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City man threatened to kill his boyfriend while keeping him from leaving their residence Wednesday night, police said, resulting in his arrest on several charges.

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NE Tennessee robbery, kidnapping victim recognizes suspect as grandson's friend

NE Tennessee robbery, kidnapping victim recognizes suspect as grandson's friend

August 13th, 2014 5:01 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

The alleged robbery and burglary occurred Saturday at 12:30 a.m.

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Substitute Washington County teacher charged with statutory rape

Substitute Washington County teacher charged with statutory rape

August 13th, 2014 4:45 pm by Nathan Baker

A substitute teacher employed during three school years by the Washington County School District was arrested Tuesday by county authorities and charged with having an inappropriate relationship with a minor.

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Execution date set for another Tennessee inmate

Execution date set for another Tennessee inmate

August 13th, 2014 12:28 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Supreme Court has set an execution date for Lee Hall, who was convicted in the 1991 death of his ex-girlfriend.

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Crime Police Blotter
After an overdue vacation, the Police Blotter returns bigger than ever with tales of a dapper defalcator, the cup defense and more

After an overdue vacation, the Police Blotter returns bigger than ever with tales of a dapper defalcator, the cup defense and more

August 12th, 2014 8:41 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: A half-ruined evening, a twist on the ending and more!

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Police: Woman broke into, stole from neighbor's home twice

Police: Woman broke into, stole from neighbor's home twice

August 12th, 2014 7:25 pm by Staff Report

Police arrested a city woman on charges that she broke into her neighbor's residence and stole items on two occasions.

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Police: Kingsport man shoved child into bushes, broke intervening neighbor's jaw

Police: Kingsport man shoved child into bushes, broke intervening neighbor's jaw

August 12th, 2014 2:34 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Cedric Shepherd, 32, of 933 Larry Neil Way, Apartment 1, was arrested early Tuesday morning.

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Police offer reward for leads in tire slashing spree

Police offer reward for leads in tire slashing spree

August 12th, 2014 2:09 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police are offering a monetary reward for information regarding numerous tires that were slashed in a south Johnson City neighborhood over the weekend.

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Man gets life in prison for Tennessee post office killings

Man gets life in prison for Tennessee post office killings

August 12th, 2014 1:31 pm by Associated Press

Chastain Montgomery had faced the death penalty at trial but entered a plea.

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Florida couple killed in apparent murder/suicide in Sevier rental cabin

Florida couple killed in apparent murder/suicide in Sevier rental cabin

August 12th, 2014 12:10 pm by Don Jacobs, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Authorities were alerted at 11:50 a.m. by a woman who said two people had been shot in the cabin at 2560 Treehouse Lane, according to a news release from the Sevier County Sheriff's Office.

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