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UPDATE: Three accused in New Year's Day robbery in Johnson City

UPDATE: Three accused in New Year's Day robbery in Johnson City

January 5th, 2015 9:41 am by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man who denied an acquaintance's request for money was restrained and robbed of two credit cards, a bank card and his cell phone after he let two people inside his apartment, according to court records filed in Washington County General Ses

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Convicted double murderer Willis demands new trial, claims new evidence would have helped defense

Convicted double murderer Willis demands new trial, claims new evidence would have helped defense

January 5th, 2015 9:18 am by Becky Campbell

Howard Hawk Willis, 63, is on death row at Riverbend Correctional Complex in Nashville, where he has been since his conviction and sentencing for the deaths of Adam and Samantha Chrismer, 17 and 16 years old, respectively.

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Update: Johnson City man arrested after altercation with gun near local restaurant, JCPD officers say

Update: Johnson City man arrested after altercation with gun near local restaurant, JCPD officers say

January 4th, 2015 2:32 pm by Staff Report

Police said an altercation near a downtown lounge resulted in multiple felony charges for a Johnson City man.

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Police: Tossed beer bottle lands city man in jail

Police: Tossed beer bottle lands city man in jail

January 3rd, 2015 9:46 pm by Staff Report

A flying beer bottle landed a Johnson City man in the Washington County Detention Center, Johnson City police said.

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Piney flats man receives fourth DUI charge, JCPD officers say

Piney flats man receives fourth DUI charge, JCPD officers say

January 3rd, 2015 3:42 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police charged a Piney Flats man with his fourth DUI offense and four other charges.

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Woman faces multiple counts of theft for using grandma's debit card, police say

Woman faces multiple counts of theft for using grandma's debit card, police say

January 2nd, 2015 9:06 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET NEWS SERVICE

A Hawkins County woman was charged with four counts of identity theft and four counts of theft under $500 last week after allegedly admitting to using her grandmother's debit card without permission.

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Registered sex offender arrested after investigation concerning 14-year-old juvenile, city police say

Registered sex offender arrested after investigation concerning 14-year-old juvenile, city police say

January 2nd, 2015 8:15 pm by Staff Report

Officers at the Johnson City Police Department arrested a registered sex offender following an investigation concerning a 14-year-old juvenile.

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Search on for armed robber who tied up employee in bathroom at Kingsport gold business

Search on for armed robber who tied up employee in bathroom at Kingsport gold business

January 2nd, 2015 11:13 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

The incident happened Wednesday at Cash for Gold Express on Lynn Garden Drive.

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Tennessee deputy fired after DUI arrest; child was in cruiser

Tennessee deputy fired after DUI arrest; child was in cruiser

January 2nd, 2015 10:45 am by Associated Press

The deputy had his 6-year-old son with him in cruiser Wednesday when a crash with another vehicle occurred.

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Update: Johnson City police say man tried to kill friend who intervened in Walmart argument with pregnant woman

Update: Johnson City police say man tried to kill friend who intervened in Walmart argument with pregnant woman

January 2nd, 2015 10:11 am by Staff Report

Steven John Connelly was arrested after the incident that began Thursday night with a shopping trip at the Walmart on Browns Mill Road.

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