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Church Hill teen facing additional charges following crash, Kingsport police say

Church Hill teen facing additional charges following crash, Kingsport police say

February 15th, 2015 9:11 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET NEWS SERVICE

As if Nicholas Dempsey didn't have enough trouble, the Church Hill teen allegedly wrecked another vehicle last week while driving recklessly and earned himself another slew of charges including one more felony.

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2 men arrested  after fleeing scene of crash, 1 attempted to steal delivery vehicle, city police say

2 men arrested after fleeing scene of crash, 1 attempted to steal delivery vehicle, city police say

February 15th, 2015 8:59 pm by Jessica Fuller

Two men are now in custody after city police said they fled the scene of a four-vehicle crash and one of the men tried to steal a pizza delivery vehicle afterward, a news release from the Johnson City Police Department said.

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City woman jailed after threatening host with knife, JCPD officers say

City woman jailed after threatening host with knife, JCPD officers say

February 15th, 2015 5:09 pm by Staff Report

A city woman has been jailed on assault charges after she threatened a man with whom she was staying for two nights, according to a press release sent from the Johnson City Police Department.

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Man sentenced for Tennessee cross burning

Man sentenced for Tennessee cross burning

February 14th, 2015 9:36 pm by Associated Press

Federal officials say a 33-year-old man has been sentenced to nine months in prison for his role in a cross burning in front of an interracial family's home in Minor Hill.

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Unicoi woman arrested after police say she evaded arrest at traffic stop

Unicoi woman arrested after police say she evaded arrest at traffic stop

February 14th, 2015 9:32 pm by Staff Report

A Unicoi woman was served with a warrant charging her with reckless endangerment and evading arrest Saturday after the Johnson City Police Department said she evaded a traffic stop Thursday in the Boones Creek area.

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City woman charged after runaway teen found in her car

City woman charged after runaway teen found in her car

February 14th, 2015 4:37 pm by Staff Report

A city woman was charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor and false reporting Saturday after Johnson City Police Department officers said a teenage girl who had been reported as a runaway from the custody of the State Department of Children

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JCPD officers arrest man on felony charges after he turned himself in

JCPD officers arrest man on felony charges after he turned himself in

February 14th, 2015 4:32 pm by Staff Report

Officers of the Johnson City Police Department served a felony arrest warrant on a city man Thursday evening when he came to the department to turn himself in, police said in a news release.

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City man jailed after JCPD officers say he choked, threatened woman with knife

City man jailed after JCPD officers say he choked, threatened woman with knife

February 14th, 2015 4:30 pm by Staff Report

A city man was charged with aggravated domestic assault Saturday morning after police said he choked a woman and threatened her with a knife after destroying various items in his household.

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High court upholds mom's conviction in faith-healing case

High court upholds mom's conviction in faith-healing case

February 13th, 2015 10:47 pm by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News Sentinel

Using a Loudon County case as a backdrop, the Tennessee Supreme Court on Friday upheld for the first time a parent's right to choose faith over medicine - even if a child dies as a result.

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Update: 2nd charged in Mid-City Grill driver robbery caused school lockdown in 2011

Update: 2nd charged in Mid-City Grill driver robbery caused school lockdown in 2011

February 13th, 2015 5:33 pm by Becky Campbell

Police said a second man has been arrested in connection to an alleged armed robbery that occurred in mid-January.

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