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Burglary, theft charges for Elizabethton woman

Burglary, theft charges for Elizabethton woman

March 10th, 2014 2:02 pm by John Thompson

Tamatha Blevins was arrested Monday in connection to a burglary that occurred late last year.

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City resident charged with being habitual motor offender behind the wheel

City resident charged with being habitual motor offender behind the wheel

March 10th, 2014 9:02 am by Staff Report

Police initially pulled over a vehicle driven by Holly Hughes, 24, when it was spotted traveling down Milligan Highway on Sunday night without headlights on. They then discovered she was a habitual motor offender who was not supposed to be driving at all.

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Police say man bruised, burned 9-month-old son

Police say man bruised, burned 9-month-old son

March 8th, 2014 8:17 pm by Max Hrenda

A Jonesborough man was arrested this week after police said he intentionally hit and burned his 9-month-old son.

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Man receives animal cruelty charge after animal control says dogs found in garbage can

Man receives animal cruelty charge after animal control says dogs found in garbage can

March 7th, 2014 9:29 pm by Staff Reports

An incarcerated man received a charge of animal cruelty after animal control personnel said they found six dogs in a trash can outside of his house.

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Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

March 7th, 2014 8:10 pm by Staff Reports

Police said a traffic stop resulted in a city man being arrested on drug charges.

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Second arrest made in connection with Austin Springs Road apartment shooting

Second arrest made in connection with Austin Springs Road apartment shooting

March 7th, 2014 7:55 pm by Max Hrenda

Police say that a Jonesborough man told them he was present during a reported incident of armed robbery that had previously resulted in the arrest of a Johnson City teen.

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UPDATE: Police say breezeway shooting suspect found with gunshot wounds

UPDATE: Police say breezeway shooting suspect found with gunshot wounds

March 7th, 2014 5:10 pm by Staff Reports

Johnson City police said that a man suspected of shooting a Knoxville man in a downtown breezeway was discovered with bullet wounds of his own.

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FULL STORY: Stratton found guilty of murder

FULL STORY: Stratton found guilty of murder

March 7th, 2014 1:50 pm by Becky Campbell

There were no outbursts of emotion Friday afternoon when a jury foreman announced Justin Allen Stratton, aka Puff, was guilty of first-degree murder, but he shook his head in disbelief and looked away.

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Sisters, teacher seek funds to buy headstone for Hawkins child killed with grape soda

Sisters, teacher seek funds to buy headstone for Hawkins child killed with grape soda

March 7th, 2014 11:26 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Five-year-old Alexa Linboom's horrific 2012 death made national headlines. Now her family and friends are trying to get a proper headstone on her grave.

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Kingsport man accused of shoplifting while possessing drugs

Kingsport man accused of shoplifting while possessing drugs

March 7th, 2014 10:20 am by Staff Reports

A Kingsport man was charged with shoplifting, possession of schedule I and II drugs for resale, and possession of unlawful drug paraphernalia Thursday, police said.

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