Johnson City Press Thursday, October 23, 2014
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2 Unicoi Co. men charged with Johnson City Walmart theft

2 Unicoi Co. men charged with Johnson City Walmart theft

April 23rd, 2014 12:21 pm by Staff Report

Walmart loss prevention employees detained the men.

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Erwin man allegedly burglarized two Johnson City homes

Erwin man allegedly burglarized two Johnson City homes

April 23rd, 2014 11:22 am by Staff Report

George Thompson faces charges including aggravated burglary and his ninth offense of driving on a suspended license.

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Police: Afton man found with nearly 500 Xanax pills

Police: Afton man found with nearly 500 Xanax pills

April 23rd, 2014 10:56 am by Staff Report

A man suspected of driving under the influence is now facing even more trouble after a bottle containing nearly 500 Xanax pills allegedly fell out of his pants leg during a traffic stop.

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Throwing up yellow flags, the great Pepsi plundering, and more from the Police Blotter

Throwing up yellow flags, the great Pepsi plundering, and more from the Police Blotter

April 22nd, 2014 6:04 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: The naked truth, buyer's remorse, a redneck Easter, and more!

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2 NE Tennessee men indicted in alleged $28K insurance fraud, arson scheme

2 NE Tennessee men indicted in alleged $28K insurance fraud, arson scheme

April 22nd, 2014 4:33 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Two Surgoinsville men charged in an arson and insurance fraud scheme dating back to 2012 were indicted Monday by the Hawkins County Grand Jury.

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Kingsport police: Loaded, stolen gun found inside woman's body

Kingsport police: Loaded, stolen gun found inside woman's body

April 22nd, 2014 2:39 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

During the booking process, a female corrections officer reportedly detected an 'unknown item' in the woman's 'crotch.' It turned out to be a .22 caliber revolver.

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Tennessee high court to hear faith-healing case

Tennessee high court to hear faith-healing case

April 22nd, 2014 12:04 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

In 2002, 15-year-old Jessica Crank died from Ewing's Sarcoma.

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7 arrested in Greene Co. bath salts round up; 4 more from burglary investigation

7 arrested in Greene Co. bath salts round up; 4 more from burglary investigation

April 22nd, 2014 10:40 am by Staff Report

Deputies had found stolen property valued at approximately $1,000 and seized illegal drug proceeds of approximately $1,000 in cash since Saturday morning.

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Woman accused of pool cue assault at downtown Johnson City bar

Woman accused of pool cue assault at downtown Johnson City bar

April 22nd, 2014 9:33 am by Staff Report

The incident took place at Numan's Bar early Monday morning.

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Jesus made him do it? Deputies say Bluff City man on bath salts charged with child abuse after holding juvenile in woods

Jesus made him do it? Deputies say Bluff City man on bath salts charged with child abuse after holding juvenile in woods

April 21st, 2014 4:24 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Phantom mice, spiders and bears were involved, as well.

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