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Weed eater? Police say man tried to eat marijuana at traffic stop

Weed eater? Police say man tried to eat marijuana at traffic stop

May 24th, 2014 2:54 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Bristol, Virginia, man was arrested after officers saw him trying to eat marijuana at a highway patrol checkpoint.

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Police: Teens lied about armed robbery in Johnson City

Police: Teens lied about armed robbery in Johnson City

May 23rd, 2014 5:51 pm by Staff Report

The boys, ages 16 and 17, reported May 17 that they had been robbed of money at gunpoint at Lakewood Village Apartments, 2463 Lakewood Drive.

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UPDATE: Bushed? Police find man wanted on drug charges hiding in shrubbery

UPDATE: Bushed? Police find man wanted on drug charges hiding in shrubbery

May 23rd, 2014 4:45 pm by Max Hrenda

Ten days after authorities discovered an active methamphetamine lab inside a Tree Streets residence, police officers found the man suspected of making it hiding in a bush behind the house.

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Elizabethton man accused of trying to run down deputy in Piney Flats, crashes into business

Elizabethton man accused of trying to run down deputy in Piney Flats, crashes into business

May 23rd, 2014 4:05 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Patrick Fries was charged with two counts of aggravated assault, two counts of felony vandalism and driving under the influence.

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Report: Carter Co. inmate found with meth in body cavity

Report: Carter Co. inmate found with meth in body cavity

May 23rd, 2014 1:50 pm by John Thompson

A woman who was arrested during the Carter County Sheriff's Department Operation Strike Out is facing additional charges after jailers reported finding her in possession of methamphetamine while in jail.

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Suspected serial stalker arrested in Kingsport

Suspected serial stalker arrested in Kingsport

May 23rd, 2014 10:19 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Police said additional charges were pending against him following "hundreds" of new complaints.

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Caught on camera: Former Blountville day care worker indicted on child abuse charge

Caught on camera: Former Blountville day care worker indicted on child abuse charge

May 23rd, 2014 10:10 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Sullivan County Assistant District Attorney William Harper says allegations were brought to the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office a couple of weeks ago.

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Have you seen this boat? Tell the JCPD

Have you seen this boat? Tell the JCPD

May 23rd, 2014 10:06 am by Staff Report

The 20-foot purple Ranger Bass Boat with a trailer was stolen from 3970 Bristol Hwy. between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. on March 26.

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Bristol police look for man who invaded house on Bluff City Hwy.

Bristol police look for man who invaded house on Bluff City Hwy.

May 22nd, 2014 5:25 pm by Staff Report

When he saw that the house was occupied, the man ran back out and toward a subdivision behind the National Guard Armory.

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Update: Police say teen wounded in Carver lied about how he was shot

Update: Police say teen wounded in Carver lied about how he was shot

May 22nd, 2014 5:07 pm by Staff Report

The teen, whose name was not released because of his age, was charged with false reporting and being a juvenile in possession of a handgun.

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