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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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Johnson City man punches wife in face, threatens her with gun, city police say

Johnson City man punches wife in face, threatens her with gun, city police say

February 13th, 2015 4:28 pm by Becky Campbell

Johnson City police arrested a man on a domestic aggravated assault charge after his wife reported being punched in the face, then threatened with a weapon after an argument.

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Man arrested in shooting of pregnant woman in Memphis

Man arrested in shooting of pregnant woman in Memphis

February 13th, 2015 3:45 pm by Associated Press

Travis Tillman faces charges including attempted second-degree murder and reckless endangerment with a deadly weapon.

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NFL withdraws combine invitation to A.J. Johnson, ex-Vol accused of rape

NFL withdraws combine invitation to A.J. Johnson, ex-Vol accused of rape

February 13th, 2015 1:27 pm by From staff and wire reports

Johnson had been on the list of invited players that was released last week.

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UPDATE: Judge dismisses charges against convicted Johnson City doctor, wife

UPDATE: Judge dismisses charges against convicted Johnson City doctor, wife

February 13th, 2015 1:26 pm by Becky Campbell

An area cancer doctor and his wife are now free and clear of all legal bindings associated with their arrest and conviction on charges of using unapproved foreign drugs at their clinics in Greeneville and Johnson City, and a judge ordered more than $300,0

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Scammers target State of Franklin Healthcare employees in payroll breach

Scammers target State of Franklin Healthcare employees in payroll breach

February 13th, 2015 10:04 am by Becky Campbell

A security breach of employee personal information at State of Franklin Healthcare Associates was discovered by the company's third-party payroll vendor, and several workers who tried to get tax returns learned they had already filed. - Only they hadn't.

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Attorneys: Williams, Johnson indicted in UT rape case

Attorneys: Williams, Johnson indicted in UT rape case

February 12th, 2015 9:38 pm by Hayes Hickman, Knoxville News Sentinel

Former University of Tennessee football linebacker A.J. Johnson and current cornerback Michael Williams have been indicted by a Knox County grand jury on two counts each of aggravated rape, according to court records obtained Thursday.

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