Johnson City Press Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Police: Jonesborough man lied about checks cashed at Johnson City Kroger

Police: Jonesborough man lied about checks cashed at Johnson City Kroger

October 15th, 2014 8:52 am by Staff Report

Johnson City police arrested a Jonesborough man Tuesday charges that he lied when he claimed that two of his checks had been forged.

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Inmate who escaped Washington Co. work crew recaptured

Inmate who escaped Washington Co. work crew recaptured

October 15th, 2014 12:05 am by Staff Report

He was found Wednesday night on East Eighth Avenue in Johnson City.

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Brother of accused killer charged with raping Holly Bobo

Brother of accused killer charged with raping Holly Bobo

October 14th, 2014 2:33 pm by Associated Press

Authorities say the brother of a man charged with kidnapping and killing a Tennessee woman has been charged with raping her.

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Suspect in East Tennessee triple slaying expected to be set free

Suspect in East Tennessee triple slaying expected to be set free

October 14th, 2014 2:05 pm by Associated Press

Prosecutor Steve Crump said the dismissal will give the DA's office a chance to thoroughly review the evidence in the case before moving forward again.

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Church Hill man wrecks while fleeing traffic stop in Kingsport

Church Hill man wrecks while fleeing traffic stop in Kingsport

October 14th, 2014 1:59 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

He allegedly passed a vehicle on the double yellow line - while topping the crest of a hill - and then crashed into a box van.

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Off the Wall News: Zombie Santa terrorizes Minnesota family

Off the Wall News: Zombie Santa terrorizes Minnesota family

October 14th, 2014 1:16 pm by Associated Press

Police have cited a 21-year-old man they say entered a St. Paul home drunk and dressed as a Santa Claus zombie, terrifying a 16-year-old girl who locked herself in a bathroom.

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Johnson City police still looking for Oct. 6 stabbing suspect

Johnson City police still looking for Oct. 6 stabbing suspect

October 14th, 2014 12:22 pm by Becky Campbell

Zachery Smith-Lyon has eluded police since the incident at his apartment

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Update: Escaped inmate was serving 4-year sentence

Update: Escaped inmate was serving 4-year sentence

October 13th, 2014 4:55 pm by Max Hrenda

Sheriff's deputies are asking for the public's help in locating a Washington County Detention Center inmate who eluded his work detail last week.

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'You got me': Kingsport police say panicked robber outed himself

'You got me': Kingsport police say panicked robber outed himself

October 13th, 2014 4:30 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

James E. Dockery was charged with aggravated robbery.

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Police: Johnson City man burglarized vehicle in downtown

Police: Johnson City man burglarized vehicle in downtown

October 13th, 2014 9:08 am by Staff Report

Ernest Johns was arrested after police investigated reports that a suspicious man was entering vehicles in the downtown area.

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