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Federal sentence prompts dismissal of local charges in Johnson City man's teen sex solicitation case

Federal sentence prompts dismissal of local charges in Johnson City man's teen sex solicitation case

June 6th, 2014 10:52 am by Brad Hicks

Following his May 2013 arrest, Hoyle was charged by the Erwin Police Department with aggravated statutory rape, sexual battery by an authority figure and solicitation of a person under 18 years of age.

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Sentence cut for man convicted in son's Johnson City shooting death

Sentence cut for man convicted in son's Johnson City shooting death

June 6th, 2014 10:36 am by Becky Campbell

Christopher Mitchell, 31, was found responsible for the death of 2-year-old Jacob Mitchell in a hotel room where the family was living at the time.

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Update: 2 identified from Greene Co. murder-suicide

Update: 2 identified from Greene Co. murder-suicide

June 5th, 2014 4:26 pm by Staff Report

The couple were found dead at 785 Doc Hawkins Road after a 911 caller reported a shooting just after 8 a.m.

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Off the Wall News: He is the eggman, goo goo goo joob

Off the Wall News: He is the eggman, goo goo goo joob

June 5th, 2014 2:08 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A DUI suspect who arrived at Walmart in a van riding on two rims - and a third wheel with a flat tire - allegedly shelled out a paltry excuse to Kingsport police: He needed eggs.

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UPDATE: Next trial in Facebook murders put on hold over email evidence

UPDATE: Next trial in Facebook murders put on hold over email evidence

June 5th, 2014 1:05 pm by Becky Campbell

The August double murder trial for a Mountain City man is on hold after a motion hearing Thursday in the case known as the Facebook murders.

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Kingsport police say man pulled gun in parking lot rage after speeding complaint

Kingsport police say man pulled gun in parking lot rage after speeding complaint

June 5th, 2014 10:52 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Joshua A. Sanchez allegedly pulled a gun and threatened to "put a bullet" in a man's head.

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Update: New photo in JC Walgreens shoplifting case

Update: New photo in JC Walgreens shoplifting case

June 5th, 2014 10:21 am by Contributed

The JCPD wants your help in identifying two people who allegedly shoplifted from an area Walgreens store earlier this month.

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Johnson City police arrest alleged tool thief after surveillance images released to local media

Johnson City police arrest alleged tool thief after surveillance images released to local media

June 5th, 2014 9:41 am by Staff Report

Clarence Adam Williams was recognized as the man who stole more than $1,900 worth of power tools from a residential construction site on May 3, police said.

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Police arrest man in elevator stabbing death of boy, 6

Police arrest man in elevator stabbing death of boy, 6

June 5th, 2014 9:08 am by JAKE PEARSON, Associated Press

A 7-year-old girl also was critically injured in the knife attack in a public housing complex.

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Intoxication call leads to marijuana arrest

Intoxication call leads to marijuana arrest

June 4th, 2014 8:21 pm by Staff Reports

A man was arrested for felony possession of a schedule VI narcotic for resale and unlawful drug paraphernalia following a call that he was intoxicated, police said Wednesday.

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