Johnson City Press Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Unicoi Co. 911 prepping for move into new facility

Unicoi Co. 911 prepping for move into new facility

October 7th, 2014 9:25 pm by Staff Report

Work needed for the relocation of Unicoi County's emergency dispatch center from downtown Erwin to the Unicoi County Jail Annex is winding down and, barring any unforeseen setbacks, emergency dispatch could be handled from the new center by the end of thi

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Vanderbilt rape defendants say they were coerced, threatened

Vanderbilt rape defendants say they were coerced, threatened

October 7th, 2014 9:20 pm by Tony Gonzalez, The Tennessean

Two former Vanderbilt University football players charged with rape say in court filings that campus police coerced them and athletics department staff threatened to sanction them during the investigation in ways that tainted the case.

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Grand jury clears Kingsport man in stabbing death of brother

Grand jury clears Kingsport man in stabbing death of brother

October 7th, 2014 4:06 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The incident occurred July 4 at Allen Creek Apartments.

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Ex-Elizabethton man, girlfriend to be tried separately in Renegade Mountain slayings

Ex-Elizabethton man, girlfriend to be tried separately in Renegade Mountain slayings

October 7th, 2014 2:09 pm by Associated Press

Officials say the slayings were the result of a botched marijuana deal.

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Gray man gets 15 years on federal drug, weapon charges

Gray man gets 15 years on federal drug, weapon charges

October 7th, 2014 10:42 am by Staff Report

Johnson City police arrested David Anthony Mantey, 41, in November after a traffic stop, and in March, agents arrested him again in a sting operation.

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Johnson City police still looking for stabbing suspect

Johnson City police still looking for stabbing suspect

October 7th, 2014 10:07 am by Becky Campbell

Zachery Smith-Lyon will face an attempted first-degree murder charge when he is apprehended

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Florida QB Harris investigated for alleged sexual assault

Florida QB Harris investigated for alleged sexual assault

October 6th, 2014 2:51 pm by MARK LONG, AP Sports Writer

Harris is accused of sexually assaulting a female student early Sunday - hours after Harris helped Florida rally to beat Tennessee 10-9 in Knoxville.

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Update: Police release name of man wanted in attempted murder stabbing

Update: Police release name of man wanted in attempted murder stabbing

October 6th, 2014 12:18 pm by Becky Campbell

Victim was allegedly attacked while sleeping by his roommate, Zachery Alexander Smith-Lyon

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Johnson City police: U-turn sends driver to jail on 4th DUI

Johnson City police: U-turn sends driver to jail on 4th DUI

October 6th, 2014 9:20 am by Staff Report

Police spotted Chester A. Miller making a U-turn in the intersection of Knob Creek Road and West Market Street about 10:30 p.m. Sunday.

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Restaurant robbery, police chase brings 10-year prison term

Restaurant robbery, police chase brings 10-year prison term

October 4th, 2014 8:00 am by Becky Campbell

A Unicoi County man who robbed a Johnson City restaurant then led police on a pursuit through two counties pleaded guilty to the charges in Washington County Criminal Court this week.

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