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UPDATE: Victim admits he lied about robbery

UPDATE: Victim admits he lied about robbery

April 10th, 2014 1:22 pm by Becky Campbell

The victim of a robbery on the East Tennessee State University campus earlier this week was conducting a drug transaction when the holdup took place, police said.

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5 charged in kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father after rescue in Atlanta

5 charged in kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father after rescue in Atlanta

April 10th, 2014 12:19 pm by ALLEN G. BREED and MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press

Authorities say Frank Arthur Janssen's kidnappers threatened to torture him and sent text messages to his wife making demands.

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Police seek driver in deadly day care crash

Police seek driver in deadly day care crash

April 10th, 2014 12:16 pm by MIKE SCHNEIDER and SUZETTE LABOY, Associated Press

One child died and 14 people were injured.

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Update: Teen arrested after 3 killed, 1 wounded in Southeast Tennessee shooting

Update: Teen arrested after 3 killed, 1 wounded in Southeast Tennessee shooting

April 10th, 2014 8:59 am by Associated Press

A 19-year-old man has been arrested.

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Crowe's elderly abuse bill passes Tennessee Senate

Crowe's elderly abuse bill passes Tennessee Senate

April 9th, 2014 4:07 pm by Gary B. Gray

Senate Bill 1852 increases punishment for adult abuse, exploitation or neglect from a Class E to a Class D felony.

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Man faces reckless endangerment charge after gunfire at Kingsport residence

Man faces reckless endangerment charge after gunfire at Kingsport residence

April 9th, 2014 2:17 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A responding deputy reported the hole appeared to be caused by a firearm being shot into the side of the residence.

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Update: Victim tells police man threatened to decapitate her after he rammed Johnson City apartment building with vehicle

Update: Victim tells police man threatened to decapitate her after he rammed Johnson City apartment building with vehicle

April 9th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff Report

Bobby Hensley, 41, was arrested Tuesday and charged with aggravated assault, vandalism and aggravated trespassing.

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Report: Man involved in 13-hour standoff with Johnson City police punched neighbor

Report: Man involved in 13-hour standoff with Johnson City police punched neighbor

April 9th, 2014 11:37 am by Becky Campbell

Woman told neighbor her live-in boyfriend choked her, dragged her on carpet.

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Blountville woman arrested on third theft over $1,000 charge

Blountville woman arrested on third theft over $1,000 charge

April 9th, 2014 11:11 am by Becky Campbell

Alleged thief targeted Wal-Mart three times this year

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4 students seriously hurt in Pa. school stabbings

4 students seriously hurt in Pa. school stabbings

April 9th, 2014 11:08 am by KEVIN BEGOS, Associated Press

A student armed with a knife went on a stabbing and slashing spree at a high school near Pittsburgh on Wednesday morning, leaving as many as 20 people injured, including four students who suffered serious wounds, authorities said.

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