Johnson City Press Thursday, July 31, 2014
Crime
After causing house fire, 500-pound wood stove stolen from yard

After causing house fire, 500-pound wood stove stolen from yard

March 14th, 2014 4:12 pm by John Thompson

A house fire reportedly caused by a cast iron wood stove was just one of the problems an Elizabethton man suffered this week.

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Sullivan County welfare check spurs child abuse and neglect charges

Sullivan County welfare check spurs child abuse and neglect charges

March 14th, 2014 12:18 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Allegedly deplorable living conditions inside a Kingsport residence - including "feces in every room," inadequate bedding for five children and a pig running free - have prompted charges of child abuse and neglect against a mother.

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Panty raid: Off-duty cop spots man allegedly stealing 81 items from Victoria's Secret in Kingsport

Panty raid: Off-duty cop spots man allegedly stealing 81 items from Victoria's Secret in Kingsport

March 14th, 2014 11:50 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Knoxville man allegedly chose the wrong store - Victoria's Secret in the Kingsport Town Center - and the wrong time - as an off-duty cop was shopping with his girlfriend - to steal 59 pairs of panties and 22 yoga pants.

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Preliminary hearings set for 3 charged in Johnson City home invasion, shooting

Preliminary hearings set for 3 charged in Johnson City home invasion, shooting

March 14th, 2014 10:40 am by Becky Campbell

All three men remain jailed.

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J.C. police: Suspicious vehicle leads to drug arrest

J.C. police: Suspicious vehicle leads to drug arrest

March 14th, 2014 9:31 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City man was arrested on drug charges Thursday afternoon following a traffic stop on a "suspicious vehicle," according to a police department press release.

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Two arrested after traffic stop turns up gravel, other drugs

Two arrested after traffic stop turns up gravel, other drugs

March 13th, 2014 7:53 pm by Staff Reports

Police say they've arrested two people from Kingsport after a Thursday traffic stop showed both to be in possession of several types of illegal drugs.

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Pair charged with stealing SUV from apartment complex

Pair charged with stealing SUV from apartment complex

March 13th, 2014 5:55 pm by Staff Reports

Police say a Johnson City man and woman were apprehended after initially escaping police after they allegedly stole a vehicle from an apartment complex.

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Troopers to up patrol on St. Patrick's Day weekend

Troopers to up patrol on St. Patrick's Day weekend

March 13th, 2014 5:45 pm by Staff Reports

The Tennessee Highway Patrol is issuing a reminder to motorists over the St. Patrick's Day holiday to wear their seat belts and to drive sober.

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Off the Wall News: Man reports infected toenail as gunshot wound

Off the Wall News: Man reports infected toenail as gunshot wound

March 13th, 2014 1:49 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

This guy just kept dialing 911 ... even from jail.

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