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Police: Fired worker beheaded Oklahoma woman

Police: Fired worker beheaded Oklahoma woman

September 27th, 2014 1:25 pm by TIM TALLEY, Associated Press

A man fired from an Oklahoma food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot and wounded by a company official, police say.

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JC police say Kingsport man used stolen credit card number for Burger King gift cards

JC police say Kingsport man used stolen credit card number for Burger King gift cards

September 26th, 2014 10:49 am by Staff Report

Adren Maurice Fugate was charged with criminal simulation, fraudulent use of a credit card, and theft under $500.

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Police: Johnson City teen tried to take joint into jail

Police: Johnson City teen tried to take joint into jail

September 26th, 2014 10:29 am by Staff Report

J. Darrion Bizzell was arrested after police were called to Memorial Park Community Center about a fight.

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Stoney Creek woman accused of selling meth in downtown Johnson City

Stoney Creek woman accused of selling meth in downtown Johnson City

September 26th, 2014 10:13 am by Staff Report

Tammy Williams was charged with possession of methamphetamine for resale and possession of unlawful drug paraphernalia.

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Kingsport man charged with attempted murder

Kingsport man charged with attempted murder

September 26th, 2014 9:23 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A Kingsport man has been arrested for allegedly shooting a man on a residential street on Thursday, triggering a brief manhunt.

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Couple's attorney to challenge Shaken Baby Syndrome diagnosis

Couple's attorney to challenge Shaken Baby Syndrome diagnosis

September 25th, 2014 9:04 pm by Becky Campbell

The attorney for a local couple charged with aggravated child abuse and neglect in what prosecutors call a "severe" abuse case said Thursday he will challenge the state's assertion the child was a victim of Shaken Baby Syndrome.

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O'Reilly Auto Parts employee accused of embezzlement

O'Reilly Auto Parts employee accused of embezzlement

September 25th, 2014 8:02 pm by Staff Reports

A Chuckey man was accused of embezzlement from O'Reilly Auto Parts, 3102 W. Market St., on Thursday.

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Kingsport police say Fall Branch man snatched money bag from armored van

Kingsport police say Fall Branch man snatched money bag from armored van

September 25th, 2014 5:06 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Fall Branch man has been arrested after allegedly entering the Kingsport branch of an armored vehicle service, snatching a bag of cash, and fleeing the scene to buy cigarettes.

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Man wounded by gunfire in Sullivan County, search on for alleged shooter

Man wounded by gunfire in Sullivan County, search on for alleged shooter

September 25th, 2014 4:54 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Deputies were gathering information and searching for a suspect following a Thursday afternoon shooting in Sullivan County, while the victim was transported to the hospital with at least one gunshot wound.

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2 Middle Tennessee men face drug charges after police search in Johnson City

2 Middle Tennessee men face drug charges after police search in Johnson City

September 25th, 2014 4:49 pm by Staff Report

About 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, police tried to stop a silver Chevrolet Impala near Mountcastle Drive and Sunset Drive.

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