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THP: DUI driver triggered head-on Kingsport crash

THP: DUI driver triggered head-on Kingsport crash

August 14th, 2014 6:50 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A woman allegedly under the influence of prescription medications triggered a Wednesday afternoon traffic crash on Memorial Boulevard in Kingsport, striking another vehicle head-on and flipping it onto its roof.

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Middle Tennessee high school coach arrested on statutory rape charges

Middle Tennessee high school coach arrested on statutory rape charges

August 14th, 2014 2:34 pm by Josh Cross

"Once she told a couple of her friends, it started getting talked about among the students" - Gallatin Police Department spokesman Bill Storment.

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Woman tells Johnson City police that boyfriend choked, dragged her

Woman tells Johnson City police that boyfriend choked, dragged her

August 14th, 2014 11:11 am by Staff Report

Brandon C. Howard, 26, 735 Georgia St., was charged with domestic aggravated assault.

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Judge clears record of ex-Knox trustee who pleaded guilty to misconduct

Judge clears record of ex-Knox trustee who pleaded guilty to misconduct

August 14th, 2014 10:41 am by Jim Balloch, Knoxville News-Sentinel

John Duncan III , the son of U.S. Rep. John J. "Jimmy" Duncan Jr. and nephew of state Sen. Becky Duncan Massey, pleaded guilty in July 2013 to the felony charge, and resigned from office.

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Police: Johnson City man threatened to kill boyfriend, imprisoned him in residence

Police: Johnson City man threatened to kill boyfriend, imprisoned him in residence

August 14th, 2014 9:19 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City man threatened to kill his boyfriend while keeping him from leaving their residence Wednesday night, police said, resulting in his arrest on several charges.

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NE Tennessee robbery, kidnapping victim recognizes suspect as grandson's friend

NE Tennessee robbery, kidnapping victim recognizes suspect as grandson's friend

August 13th, 2014 5:01 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

The alleged robbery and burglary occurred Saturday at 12:30 a.m.

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Substitute Washington County teacher charged with statutory rape

Substitute Washington County teacher charged with statutory rape

August 13th, 2014 4:45 pm by Nathan Baker

A substitute teacher employed during three school years by the Washington County School District was arrested Tuesday by county authorities and charged with having an inappropriate relationship with a minor.

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Execution date set for another Tennessee inmate

Execution date set for another Tennessee inmate

August 13th, 2014 12:28 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Supreme Court has set an execution date for Lee Hall, who was convicted in the 1991 death of his ex-girlfriend.

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Crime Police Blotter
After an overdue vacation, the Police Blotter returns bigger than ever with tales of a dapper defalcator, the cup defense and more

After an overdue vacation, the Police Blotter returns bigger than ever with tales of a dapper defalcator, the cup defense and more

August 12th, 2014 8:41 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: A half-ruined evening, a twist on the ending and more!

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Police: Woman broke into, stole from neighbor's home twice

Police: Woman broke into, stole from neighbor's home twice

August 12th, 2014 7:25 pm by Staff Report

Police arrested a city woman on charges that she broke into her neighbor's residence and stole items on two occasions.

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