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Woman found with gun, drugs during warrant check, police say

Woman found with gun, drugs during warrant check, police say

January 1st, 2015 9:45 pm by Staff Report

After a Blountville woman was arrested on warrants out of Sullivan County, police said, she received more charges after officers found her with drugs and a gun, the Johnson City Police Department said in a news release.

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Police: Woman tried to leave store with over $500 in merchandise

Police: Woman tried to leave store with over $500 in merchandise

January 1st, 2015 9:44 pm by Staff Report

A city woman was arrested, police said, after she tried to leave the Mall of Johnson City with hundreds of dollars worth of unpaid merchandise.

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Suspects in Bobo case ask judge to drop charges

Suspects in Bobo case ask judge to drop charges

January 1st, 2015 3:53 pm by Associated Press

Attorneys for two men charged with kidnapping and murdering Holly Bobo are asking for those charges to be dismissed, citing lack of evidence.

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Police say children left alone in filthy, unsanitary NE Tennessee motel room while parents partied next door

Police say children left alone in filthy, unsanitary NE Tennessee motel room while parents partied next door

December 31st, 2014 1:35 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

The police chief said the couple rented the room next door because their original room "was too dirty for them to smoke pot and have sex in."

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Ravens security head accused of groping at stadium

Ravens security head accused of groping at stadium

December 31st, 2014 1:34 pm by BRIAN WITTE and DAVID GINSBURG, Associated Press

Darren Sanders' lawyers say he denies the allegations.

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Kingsport police seek man who stole donations for sick child

Kingsport police seek man who stole donations for sick child

December 31st, 2014 10:10 am by NET News Service

A collection jar, requesting donations for a sick child, had been placed on the counter next to the cash register.

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Parties, patrols on holiday agenda season as THP redoubles efforts

Parties, patrols on holiday agenda season as THP redoubles efforts

December 30th, 2014 9:54 pm by Becky Campbell

Tennessee is seeing fewer alcohol-related crashes, but don't assume law enforcement officers are standing around waiting for a tip of the hat.

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Kingsport animal complaint spirals to armed assault

Kingsport animal complaint spirals to armed assault

December 30th, 2014 9:11 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man has been arrested after allegedly bursting into his grandmother's apartment while wielding a handgun, threatening that he "had a bullet" for whoever called animal control about his dog.

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Police: Johnson City man arrested for evading, third DUI

Police: Johnson City man arrested for evading, third DUI

December 30th, 2014 9:51 am by Staff Reports

Police say a Johnson City man is being charged with a slew of offenses following an early Tuesday morning incident.

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US Nitrogen offers $10K for info on dam vandals

US Nitrogen offers $10K for info on dam vandals

December 29th, 2014 9:26 pm by Max Hrenda

More than three weeks after sheriff's deputies began investigating the suspected vandalism of a controversial construction project, the companies behind that project have asked for the public's help in finding those responsible.

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