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Aaron Hernandez indicted in Boston double slaying

Aaron Hernandez indicted in Boston double slaying

May 15th, 2014 11:29 am by PAIGE SUTHERLAND, Associated Press

The victims in that killing, Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado, were shot to death as they sat in a car in Boston's South End on July 16, 2012.

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Johnson City police: Couple caught with patio set stolen from neighborhood clubhouse

Johnson City police: Couple caught with patio set stolen from neighborhood clubhouse

May 15th, 2014 9:14 am by Staff Report

Chad Green and Crystal Gail Green were arrested after police stopped them in the Walmart parking lot at 3111 Browns Mill Road.

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Rat feces, used needles found in floor of house in child abuse case

Rat feces, used needles found in floor of house in child abuse case

May 14th, 2014 9:03 pm by Becky Campbell

Rat feces littered the floor and used needles were within reach of a 7-month-old in a Jonesborough home where Washington County sheriff's deputies and the Department of Children's Services responded on a report of child neglect, a court document charging

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Missing witnesses delay hearing for Johnson City pharmacist accused of injecting wife

Missing witnesses delay hearing for Johnson City pharmacist accused of injecting wife

May 14th, 2014 5:20 pm by Becky Campbell

Scott Renfro is charged with attempted first-degree murder in an alleged attack on his wife, Martha Renfro, by injecting her with the diabetes drug Victoza.

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Ex-employee gets plea deal after stealing phones from Johnson City cellular company

Ex-employee gets plea deal after stealing phones from Johnson City cellular company

May 14th, 2014 4:03 pm by Becky Campbell

Jill Rogers, 46, was originally charged with theft over $60,000 but pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of theft over $10,000.

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Cigarette butt leads to arrest in Bristol Taco Bell robbery

Cigarette butt leads to arrest in Bristol Taco Bell robbery

May 14th, 2014 1:15 pm by Staff Report

A Bluff City man was charged with aggravated robbery.

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Johnson City police look for man who cashed forged check

Johnson City police look for man who cashed forged check

May 13th, 2014 5:15 pm by Staff Report

Police said the identification the man used during the transaction also was fake.

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Kingsport man charged with DUI, retaliating against police

Kingsport man charged with DUI, retaliating against police

May 13th, 2014 3:34 pm by Rain Smith, Net News Service

A Kingsport man has been arrested after allegedly crashing into trees while intoxicated, accosting motorists who stopped to offer aid, then issuing "several detailed threats" to kill arresting officers.

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Roan Mountain man charged with attempted murder after shotgun dispute over safe

Roan Mountain man charged with attempted murder after shotgun dispute over safe

May 13th, 2014 3:34 pm by John Thompson

The incident began with a burglary report and ended with a shotgun blast on Buck Mountain Road.

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Police: Man arrested after grandmother makes assault claim

Police: Man arrested after grandmother makes assault claim

May 13th, 2014 2:34 pm by Staff Report

A city man was arrested after police said he physically assaulted his grandmother during an argument.

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