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Nearly 250 dogs removed from Tennessee home

Nearly 250 dogs removed from Tennessee home

June 12th, 2014 10:06 am by Associated Press

Nearly 250 dogs have been removed from a home in southern Tennessee where officials described the conditions as "wretched."

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Not guilty plea entered to carjacking charge

Not guilty plea entered to carjacking charge

June 11th, 2014 9:02 pm by Brad Hicks

A federal trial date has been scheduled for the Bristol man arrested earlier this year for allegedly pointing a gun at a Unicoi woman and attempting to steal vehicles in a Unicoi County community.

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Police: Wrong-way driver arrested after Johnson City chase

Police: Wrong-way driver arrested after Johnson City chase

June 11th, 2014 1:28 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

Jon P. Layton was charged with felony evading arrest, driving left of the center line, and second offense driving on a revoked license.

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Local doctor, wife get probation, $300K in fines in cancer drug case

Local doctor, wife get probation, $300K in fines in cancer drug case

June 11th, 2014 12:24 pm by Staff Report

Dr. Anindya Kumar Sen and his wife, Patricia Posey Sen, who run the East Tennessee Cancer and Blood Centers in Johnson City and Greeneville, were convicted in December of purchasing misbranded cancer drugs.

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2 more men charged in Holly Bobo case

2 more men charged in Holly Bobo case

June 11th, 2014 11:54 am by Associated Press

The brothers were charged with tampering with evidence and accessory after the fact. Two other men have pleaded not guilty to kidnapping and murder charges.

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SW Virginia man charged with statutory rape after alleged sex with 13-year-old girl at Kingsport Aquatic Center

SW Virginia man charged with statutory rape after alleged sex with 13-year-old girl at Kingsport Aquatic Center

June 11th, 2014 11:44 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Police said the relationship began on Facebook, and the man used a false identity.

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TBI investigating Johnson Co. employees

TBI investigating Johnson Co. employees

June 10th, 2014 9:26 pm by John Thompson

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has been called in to investigate allegations of Johnson County employees and equipment being used on private property, according to Josh DeVine, the investigative agency's public information officer.

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Man accused in Johnson Inn shooting claims self defense

Man accused in Johnson Inn shooting claims self defense

June 10th, 2014 8:56 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

An attorney for an 18-year-old Johnson City man charged with the second-degree murder of a man who was fatally shot outside a West Market Street hotel on May 15 argued that evidence presented in a preliminary hearing on Tuesday clearly shows it was a case

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The case of the kick-puncher, a missing villain, and more from the Police Blotter

The case of the kick-puncher, a missing villain, and more from the Police Blotter

June 10th, 2014 8:30 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: Blue Plum rookie, mommy saves the day, and more!

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BPD asks for public's help in locating suspected burglars

BPD asks for public's help in locating suspected burglars

June 10th, 2014 6:02 pm by Staff Report

Bristol, Tennessee police are asking for the public's help in locating the person or people who may have been working with a man accused of burglarizing a Bristol residence.

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