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Jailed Virginia lawmaker charged with forgery, perjury

Jailed Virginia lawmaker charged with forgery, perjury

January 21st, 2015 3:45 pm by LARRY O'DELL and ALAN SUDERMAN, Associated Press

Del. Joseph D. Morrissey is spending nights in jail for contributing to the delinquency of a minor but is allowed out each day on work release, earning a day of "good time" credit reducing his six-month sentence for each day he serves in the legislature.

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Alleged reckless driver boasts that he 'smoked' Kingsport police after 100 mph chase

Alleged reckless driver boasts that he 'smoked' Kingsport police after 100 mph chase

January 21st, 2015 12:57 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Being faced with multiple felony charges should probably humble a 19-year-old youth.

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TSA discovers handgun in passenger's carry-on bag at Tri-Cities Regional Airport

TSA discovers handgun in passenger's carry-on bag at Tri-Cities Regional Airport

January 21st, 2015 11:38 am by Staff Report

The pistol was the first firearm discovered at the security checkpoint by TSA officers at Tri-Cities this year. A total of four firearms were discovered at the checkpoint in 2014, up from one in 2013.

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Police charge man in two home burglaries

Police charge man in two home burglaries

January 21st, 2015 10:25 am by Staff Report

A witness gave police a detailed description of the suspect and the vehicle he was driving from one of the residences.

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Delivery man still suffering from injuries received in attack

Delivery man still suffering from injuries received in attack

January 20th, 2015 9:32 pm by Jessica Fuller

Brad Booker began his night shift on Jan. 13 delivering food for Mid-City Grill like any other. He received an order for delivery, packed the food into his car, and headed to make a delivery at 2217 Wyndale Road.Little did he know that delivery would cost

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City man arrested after recycling parts from stolen car, JCPD officers say

City man arrested after recycling parts from stolen car, JCPD officers say

January 20th, 2015 6:04 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City Police officers arrested a city man in connection with a car that was stolen from a Johnson City Housing Authority community last month.

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UPDATED WITH PHOTOS: South Johnson City bank robbed, man flees on foot

UPDATED WITH PHOTOS: South Johnson City bank robbed, man flees on foot

January 20th, 2015 4:53 pm by Staff Report

According to emergency radio communications, a man robbed the Capital Bank branch at 2710 S. Roan St, leaving with cash.

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Judge piles up rape charges in Johnson City rugby party case

Judge piles up rape charges in Johnson City rugby party case

January 20th, 2015 4:43 pm by Becky Campbell

Dylan Hutchins is accused of raping a girl, then 17, outside a Buffalo Street residence in November.

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Tennessee sex offender nabbed on ice cream truck

Tennessee sex offender nabbed on ice cream truck

January 20th, 2015 3:49 pm by Adam Tamburin, The Tennessean

Larry Lawrence Frierson registered as a violent sex offender in 2006 after he was convicted of two counts of attempted aggravated sexual battery of a 4-year-old boy.

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2 from Johnson City arrested after Kingsport drug deal ends in gunfire

2 from Johnson City arrested after Kingsport drug deal ends in gunfire

January 20th, 2015 3:38 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Dispatch received information on a gunshot in the area of a residential care community on Memorial Boulevard, with a gray Ford Taurus spotted fleeing the scene.

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