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Federal grand jury indicts former East Tennessee deputy

Federal grand jury indicts former East Tennessee deputy

September 24th, 2014 1:32 pm by Associated Press

A federal grand jury in East Tennessee has indicted a former Hamilton County sheriff's deputy on charges of civil rights violation, kidnapping and possessing a gun during the commission of a crime.

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Updated: Murder trial set for mother of boy killed in 2012

Updated: Murder trial set for mother of boy killed in 2012

September 24th, 2014 11:09 am by Staff Report

Almost two years after a 4-year-old boy was killed, the trial dates were set for his mother - who prosecutors allege played a part in his death.

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3 surrender in Philadelphia gay beating case

3 surrender in Philadelphia gay beating case

September 24th, 2014 11:05 am by SEAN CARLIN, Associated Press

The case gained attention when police posted a video of the well-dressed suspects and online sleuths used social media sites to help identify them.

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Carter County man sentenced to 210 months in federal prison for pill charge

Carter County man sentenced to 210 months in federal prison for pill charge

September 24th, 2014 9:24 am by Becky Campbell

Dennis Keith Gibbons Jr., 37, Elizabethton, pleaded guilty earlier this year to the conspiracy that centered in and around Carter County, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

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Owner of dog that toppled toddler allegedly told teen, 'I'll blow your brains out'

Owner of dog that toppled toddler allegedly told teen, 'I'll blow your brains out'

September 24th, 2014 9:15 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A woman whose dog knocked down and growled at a toddler last week is facing charges after she allegedly threatened to shoot one child in the head and nearly ran over another child while she was retrieving the dog.

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Police: Man arrested on charges he assaulted ex-girlfriend, crashed car

Police: Man arrested on charges he assaulted ex-girlfriend, crashed car

September 23rd, 2014 6:44 pm by Staff Report

A city man was arrested, police said, on charges that he assaulted his ex-girlfriend and crashed his car.

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Police: Man arrested for cashing fraudulent check

Police: Man arrested for cashing fraudulent check

September 23rd, 2014 4:00 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police arrested a city man after Wal-Mart staff reported a fake check had been passed on Aug. 3.

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Police: Man sold stolen items online for 4 years

Police: Man sold stolen items online for 4 years

September 23rd, 2014 3:41 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Gray man was arrested after he sold more than $50,000 worth of stolen property online for four years.

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Bristol, Tenn. man arrested on drug charges after girlfriend called 911

Bristol, Tenn. man arrested on drug charges after girlfriend called 911

September 23rd, 2014 9:39 am by Becky Campbell

47 hydrocodone pills, 15 oxycodone pills and $2,100 cash

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Teen indicted on vehicular homicide charge

Teen indicted on vehicular homicide charge

September 23rd, 2014 9:24 am by Becky Campbell

A Chilhowie, Va., teenager was indicted by a Washington County grand jury Friday on a vehicular homicide charge related to an April fatal crash on Interstate 26.

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