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Kingsport man suffers severe burns in suspected meth lab explosion

Kingsport man suffers severe burns in suspected meth lab explosion

April 7th, 2014 10:42 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

An early Saturday morning fire in Kingsport is suspected to have been triggered by a meth lab explosion, resulting in hospitalization of a man with burns over 40 percent of his body.

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UPDATE: Police say woman escaped alleged abductor at rest area

UPDATE: Police say woman escaped alleged abductor at rest area

April 7th, 2014 9:58 am by Staff Report

Police said a city man was arrested on kidnapping charges after his ex-girlfriend told them he abducted her from her place of work and left the state.

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Woman accused of taking jewelry from Johnson City Kohl's

Woman accused of taking jewelry from Johnson City Kohl's

April 7th, 2014 9:14 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City woman was arrested Sunday at a department store after employees claimed she stole more than $600 worth of jewelry.

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Teens arrested after Greene Co. killing to appear in South Carolina court

Teens arrested after Greene Co. killing to appear in South Carolina court

April 7th, 2014 7:15 am by From staff and wire reports

Police have said a 16-year-old boy, a 16-year-old girl and two 15-year-old boys fled Greene County, Tenn., after the 16-year-old killed his 36-year-old father.

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Virginia man arrested by deputies, police on charges he drove drunk, fondled woman, more

Virginia man arrested by deputies, police on charges he drove drunk, fondled woman, more

April 6th, 2014 10:18 pm by Staff Report

A Virginia man was arrested after police said he tried to hit people with his car after sexually assaulting a woman.

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Juvenile arrested after being found with stolen motorcycle

Juvenile arrested after being found with stolen motorcycle

April 6th, 2014 6:10 pm by Staff Report

Police said a local teenager was arrested after he was found riding a stolen motorcycle.

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Police say man arrested after he sold crack to officers

Police say man arrested after he sold crack to officers

April 6th, 2014 5:31 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Johnson City man was arrested after he sold officers crack cocaine.

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Woman arrested after 5 wrecks in 10 minutes

Woman arrested after 5 wrecks in 10 minutes

April 5th, 2014 10:06 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Bristol woman was arrested after she was involved in five different auto accidents in less than 10 minutes.

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Police say man arrested on drug, weapon charges after he was seen waving gun in front of home

Police say man arrested on drug, weapon charges after he was seen waving gun in front of home

April 5th, 2014 5:34 pm by Staff Report

A man who was reportedly seen by Johnson City police officers trying to conceal a handgun was arrested Saturday and charged with unlawful possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

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City man faces more charges of animal cruelty in dead-dogs case

City man faces more charges of animal cruelty in dead-dogs case

April 5th, 2014 8:20 am by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man cited on one animal cruelty charge after a puppy was found alive, but buried under five dead dogs in a trash can, now faces more charges.

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