Johnson City Press Monday, September 22, 2014
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Kingsport man pleads guilty in stalking spree

Kingsport man pleads guilty in stalking spree

September 10th, 2014 7:57 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man will serve three years behind bars - followed by a two-year suspended sentence that includes mental evaluations and treatment - after pleading guilty to a systematic stalking spree of local women.

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Johnson City police: Kingsport man stole 2-ton HVAC unit

Johnson City police: Kingsport man stole 2-ton HVAC unit

September 10th, 2014 5:30 pm by Staff Report

Ahmed A. Usso was charged with theft over $500.

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Dad to be charged with murder in death of 5 kids

Dad to be charged with murder in death of 5 kids

September 10th, 2014 12:34 pm by JEFFREY COLLINS, Associated Press

A South Carolina man killed his five children, ages 1 to 8, then dumped their bodies wrapped in trash bags in a secluded clearing along a rural road in Alabama, authorities said Wednesday.

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2 charged in Elizabethton apartments drug probe

2 charged in Elizabethton apartments drug probe

September 10th, 2014 9:50 am by John Thompson

Officers of the Vice Unit executed a search warrant at Apartment D, 930 Pine Ridge Circle.

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Johnson City man charged with forging stolen checks

Johnson City man charged with forging stolen checks

September 9th, 2014 11:49 am by Staff Report

Kenneth Wade Cole was charged with six counts of check forgery, two counts of theft of property over $500 and five counts of theft of property under $500.

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In wake of great escape, Tennessee governor gets report on state's juvenile jails

In wake of great escape, Tennessee governor gets report on state's juvenile jails

September 9th, 2014 9:04 am by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Five teens remained at large after 32 escaped last week from Woodland Hills Youth Development Center in Nashville.

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3 years missing: Police say remains are those of Tennessee woman Holly Bobo

3 years missing: Police say remains are those of Tennessee woman Holly Bobo

September 9th, 2014 8:57 am by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

The remains were found Sunday in Decatur County, not far from her home in the town of Parsons.

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Police: Another man jumped from moving vehicle in Johnson City

Police: Another man jumped from moving vehicle in Johnson City

September 9th, 2014 8:44 am by Staff Report

A man jumped from a moving vehicle and ran when police tried to pull him over on Sunday and reported the vehicle stolen the next day, resulting in his arrest, police said.

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Johnson City police: Teen pointed gun in dispute over $500

Johnson City police: Teen pointed gun in dispute over $500

September 9th, 2014 8:24 am by Staff Report

An east Johnson City teen pointed a gun at another man Monday evening in a confrontation involving a cab ride and a dispute over $500 on Hamilton Street, police said.

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Police: 3rd arrest made in Dempsey's Jewelry robbery

Police: 3rd arrest made in Dempsey's Jewelry robbery

September 8th, 2014 10:32 pm by Staff Report

A third person was charged Monday with the January alleged theft of diamond rings from a city jeweler, Johnson City Police said in a news release.

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