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Victim ID'ed in Vanderbilt campus shooting

Victim ID'ed in Vanderbilt campus shooting

February 22nd, 2015 2:00 pm by David Yunker, The Tennessean

Metro police have identified the man killed Saturday night at a Vanderbilt University garage.

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Chief: Retired officer apparently killed 2 daughters, self

Chief: Retired officer apparently killed 2 daughters, self

February 22nd, 2015 1:52 pm by JIM FITZGERALD, Associated Press

A retired police officer apparently shot his two teenage daughters to death and then killed himself in the family's suburban New York home, a police official said Sunday.

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Kingsport man sentenced for allegedly pistol whipping woman

Kingsport man sentenced for allegedly pistol whipping woman

February 21st, 2015 9:29 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET NEWS SERVICE

A Kingsport man accused of pistol whipping his girlfriend and attempting to shoot her last June was sentenced last week to six years as part of a plea agreement that reduced an attempted murder charge.

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Elizabeth Archer to serve six months in jail, 10 years probation for boyfriend's stabbing death

Elizabeth Archer to serve six months in jail, 10 years probation for boyfriend's stabbing death

February 20th, 2015 7:43 pm by Becky Campbell

Elizabeth Ann Archer, 31, Johnson City, pleaded guilty in November to voluntary manslaughter for stabbing her boyfriend, Jeremy Mounts, 29, after they what had previously been portrayed as a political argument on July 9, 2013.

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Marcus Gergish sentenced to 21 years after homicide, robbery convictions

Marcus Gergish sentenced to 21 years after homicide, robbery convictions

February 20th, 2015 5:59 pm by Becky Campbell

A jury found Marcus Gergish, 36, guilty of criminally negligent homicide and two counts of attempted aggravated robbery, charges that stemmed from the April 3, 2013 shooting that left 47-year-old Timothy Peregoy Sr. dead.

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Armed man triggers alarm, arrest at Blountville vehicle tag office

Armed man triggers alarm, arrest at Blountville vehicle tag office

February 20th, 2015 11:35 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The SCSO reported that the man reached for a loaded gun in his waistband when approached by a responding officer.

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2 arrested after police chase, crash in Johnson City

2 arrested after police chase, crash in Johnson City

February 20th, 2015 9:53 am by Staff Report

One of the two already was wanted on another charge.

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Watauga man arrested minutes after armed robbery in Elizabethton

Watauga man arrested minutes after armed robbery in Elizabethton

February 19th, 2015 5:10 pm by John Thompson

Brian Kimbre was charged with aggravated robbery, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, and possession of schedule VI drug.

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Don't get bilked by newspaper subscription scam from 'Life Giving Memories'

Don't get bilked by newspaper subscription scam from 'Life Giving Memories'

February 19th, 2015 4:48 pm by Staff Report

Our circulation department has received reports from several area residents of a scam involving newspaper sales.

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Update: Johnson City police searching for shooting suspect; man shot, killed outside convenience market

Update: Johnson City police searching for shooting suspect; man shot, killed outside convenience market

February 19th, 2015 7:00 am by Becky Campbell

According to a 911 dispatcher, the shooting was reported at 10:16 p.m.

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