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Bus driver accused of sexually assaulting student

Bus driver accused of sexually assaulting student

May 5th, 2014 2:16 pm by Josh Cross, The Tennessean

A Sumner County school bus driver has been arrested and fired after police say he had sexual contact with a 12-year-old female student on his bus.

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Two Kingsport men face drug charges after speeding stop, a third flees from scene

Two Kingsport men face drug charges after speeding stop, a third flees from scene

May 5th, 2014 1:14 pm by Staff Report

Investigators say they found 3 ounces of marijuana and a loaded handgun inside the vehicle.

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Police say seat belt stop led to drug-related arrest

Police say seat belt stop led to drug-related arrest

May 3rd, 2014 7:48 pm by Staff Report

A city man was arrested on suspicion of dealing drugs after police said he was stopped during a seat belt checkpoint.

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Two Elizabethton men accused of stealing motorcycle

Two Elizabethton men accused of stealing motorcycle

May 3rd, 2014 2:20 pm by Staff Reports

Police said two men from Elizabethton were arrested Friday on charges of theft of property over $1,000 following the investigation into the case of a stolen motorcycle.

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Johnson City man charged with intent to sell drugs

Johnson City man charged with intent to sell drugs

May 3rd, 2014 2:13 pm by Staff Reports

Police said a Johnson City man was arrested Friday on charges of possession with the intent to distribute crack cocaine and marijuana.

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Carter Co. deputies find moonshine still in bedroom

Carter Co. deputies find moonshine still in bedroom

May 2nd, 2014 12:06 pm by John Thompson

The deputies were called to a residence in Minton Hollow on a welfare check on a small child.

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DTF says pair used firm as front

DTF says pair used firm as front

May 1st, 2014 9:12 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City couple used an automobile detailing shop as a cover to process money from a criminal enterprise since 2012, according to court records filed last week by a 1st Judicial District Drug Task Force agent.

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Woman charged with beating child with clothes hanger

Woman charged with beating child with clothes hanger

May 1st, 2014 9:07 pm by Becky Campbell

Johnson City police arrested a city woman Wednesday for disciplining her child with a plastic clothes hanger, which left bruises all over his body, a news release and court record said.

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Kingsport man indicted on child porn charges

Kingsport man indicted on child porn charges

May 1st, 2014 4:01 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Elmer J. Williams was taken into custody on Thursday morning by Kingsport police.

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Sheriff: More arrests expected in Washington Co. meth lab discovery

Sheriff: More arrests expected in Washington Co. meth lab discovery

May 1st, 2014 2:16 pm by Staff Report

A traffic stop led sheriff's deputies to a meth lab in the Clarks Creek area of southern Washington County on Wednesday, resulting in one arrest.

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