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Defense challenges aggravated assault indictment against Johnson City pharmacist

Defense challenges aggravated assault indictment against Johnson City pharmacist

September 30th, 2014 2:51 pm by Becky Campbell

A local pharmacist's arraignment on felony charges related to him injecting his hospitalized wife with a diabetes drug is on hold until his attorney files motions challenging the upgraded indictment.

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Murder charge unresolved from Johnson Inn shooting death

Murder charge unresolved from Johnson Inn shooting death

September 30th, 2014 2:40 pm by Becky Campbell

"We are going to meet with Johnson City police investigators to determine if we will present it to the grand jury again" - Assistant District Attorney Ken Baldwin.

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Boy, 15, won't be tried as adult in murder of half-brother in SW Virginia

Boy, 15, won't be tried as adult in murder of half-brother in SW Virginia

September 30th, 2014 11:50 am by Stephen Igo, NET News Service

The boy is accused of shooting his 24-year-old half-brother to death in Pound, Va.

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Oklahoma man charged with 1st-degree murder in coworker's beheading

Oklahoma man charged with 1st-degree murder in coworker's beheading

September 30th, 2014 11:47 am by Associated Press

Nolen's family says he recently had converted to Islam. Federal authorities were still investigating whether there was any connection.

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Judge dismisses murder charge against Larkin with prejudice

Judge dismisses murder charge against Larkin with prejudice

September 30th, 2014 10:36 am by Becky Campbell

Prosecutors will not be able to retry Johnson City resident Dale Larkin on charges that he killed his wife 11 years ago.

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Tennessee high court won't hear wife's appeal in lover-in-closet murder case

Tennessee high court won't hear wife's appeal in lover-in-closet murder case

September 30th, 2014 9:47 am by Associated Press

Prosecutors said the lover had been living in a bedroom closet in the couple's home, apparently without the husband's knowledge.

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Court: State must release execution information

Court: State must release execution information

September 29th, 2014 9:38 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

A state appeals court has ruled that Tennessee must turn over the names of those people involved in executions to attorneys for 11 death row inmates. The inmates are suing over the state's lethal injection and electrocution procedures, claiming they are u

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Deputies say man arrested after daughter found, photographed drugs

Deputies say man arrested after daughter found, photographed drugs

September 29th, 2014 9:22 pm by Max Hrenda

A Johnson City man was arrested on drug-related and child abuse charges, deputies said, after his daughter showed officers pictures of drugs being stored inside their home.

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The Police Blotter returns with cases of caffeine addiction, blunt honesty and more

The Police Blotter returns with cases of caffeine addiction, blunt honesty and more

September 29th, 2014 9:09 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: The proof is in the pudding, keep your eyes peeled and more!

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Jonesborough man sentenced to 15 years on federal weapons charge

Jonesborough man sentenced to 15 years on federal weapons charge

September 29th, 2014 4:45 pm by Staff Report

Lonnie Gene Greer Jr. pleaded guilty to possession of firearms by a felon.

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