Johnson City Press Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Tennessee school principal killer on the run

Tennessee school principal killer on the run

October 17th, 2014 2:28 pm by Staff reports

Caryville police are searching for school shooter Kenneth Bartley after he was involved in a domestic disturbance late Thursday night, Campbell County's Volunteer Times is reporting.

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Johnson City man gets 40 years on child molestation conviction in Georgia

Johnson City man gets 40 years on child molestation conviction in Georgia

October 17th, 2014 10:16 am by Becky Campbell

Details about the incidents were unavailable but involved a girl under age 16.

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Kingsport father charged with abuse of mentally disabled girl

Kingsport father charged with abuse of mentally disabled girl

October 16th, 2014 4:51 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man has been arrested after bruised and swelling wounds were observed on his 4-year-old, mentally disabled daughter - the results of his purported discipline with a belt after she urinated on herself.

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Hiding crime? FBI director warns against cellphone encryption

Hiding crime? FBI director warns against cellphone encryption

October 16th, 2014 3:42 pm by ERIC TUCKER and JACK GILLUM, Associated Press

Privacy advocates and technology experts called the concerns exaggerated and little more than recycled arguments the government has raised against encryption since the early 1990s.

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Tennessee inmate accused of threatening prosecutor

Tennessee inmate accused of threatening prosecutor

October 16th, 2014 9:14 am by Associated Press

An inmate at Riverbend Maximum Security Prison is accused of threatening to kill an assistant district attorney in a letter that also contained a white powder the inmate claimed was anthrax.

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Unicoi Co. officials trying to develop plan to consolidate facilities

Unicoi Co. officials trying to develop plan to consolidate facilities

October 15th, 2014 9:11 pm by Brad Hicks

The housing of Unicoi County's inmates under one roof is still a future possibility but, according to Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley, much work needs to be done and advice sought before a move is made in that direction.

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Deputies say 9 juvenile vandals raided neighboring house during Kingsport birthday party

Deputies say 9 juvenile vandals raided neighboring house during Kingsport birthday party

October 15th, 2014 5:05 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The vandals inflicted $10,000 worth of damage.

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Carter Co. woman reports $80K stolen from back seat

Carter Co. woman reports $80K stolen from back seat

October 15th, 2014 4:58 pm by John Thompson

A woman reported to the Carter County Sheriff's Department that a Sentry fire safe containing $80,000 in money was stolen from the back seat of her car in September.

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Crime Police Blotter
Play Station pants man, Taser tackle & more in this week's Police Blotter

Play Station pants man, Taser tackle & more in this week's Police Blotter

October 15th, 2014 11:15 am by Max Hrenda

Also, breezeway nakedness, post-crash DUI and fast food forgery.

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Former Mountain City man convicted in Sullivan Co. serial child rape case arrested again

Former Mountain City man convicted in Sullivan Co. serial child rape case arrested again

October 15th, 2014 9:23 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A man who a decade ago was a co-defendant in a Sullivan County serial child rape case that made national headlines was arrested Sunday in Hawkins County for violating the terms of his community supervision for life.

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