Johnson City Press Friday, February 27, 2015
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Police ID man they say killed 2 adults, 2 children, himself

Police ID man they say killed 2 adults, 2 children, himself

February 8th, 2015 2:19 pm by RAY HENRY, Associated Press

Police say they have identified the gunman who took his own life after killing his ex-wife, another adult and two children in a quiet, suburban neighborhood outside Atlanta.

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Bristol man receives multiple drug charges at traffic stop

Bristol man receives multiple drug charges at traffic stop

February 7th, 2015 9:51 pm by Staff Report

A Bristol man picked up drug charges after he was found with "pre-packaged" marijuana, scales, a "large number of small baggies" and other drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop Saturday morning, the Johnson City Police Department said in a news release.

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Elizabethton teen facing death penalty appears in two courtrooms

Elizabethton teen facing death penalty appears in two courtrooms

February 6th, 2015 9:29 pm by John Thompson

It was a busy day for Anthony Lacy, 18, on Friday. He made appearances in Criminal Court in the morning and Sessions Court in the afternoon in Carter County.

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Chattanooga police arrested and cited 13 people in a two-day long prostitution sting this week, police said

Chattanooga police arrested and cited 13 people in a two-day long prostitution sting this week, police said

February 6th, 2015 9:18 pm by Chattanooga Times Free Press

Chattanooga police arrested and cited 13 people in a two-day long prostitution sting this week, police said Friday.

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Off the Wall News: Tennessee driver cited twice for using flashlights as headlights

Off the Wall News: Tennessee driver cited twice for using flashlights as headlights

February 6th, 2015 3:53 pm by Knoxville News-Sentinel

The flashlights were reportedly strapped in with a bungee cord attached to the vehicle's bumper.

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Police: Johnson City woman stole pad, forged prescriptions

Police: Johnson City woman stole pad, forged prescriptions

February 6th, 2015 2:33 pm by Staff Report

After sheriff's deputies arrested a woman on a warrant charging her with probation violation, city police then charged her with several drug violations.

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Teen accused of giving police fake ID twice while drinking in downtown Johnson City bar

Teen accused of giving police fake ID twice while drinking in downtown Johnson City bar

February 6th, 2015 9:32 am by Staff Report

A 911 caller had given dispatchers descriptions of two underage females drinking in the downtown business.

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Bristol man charged with using stolen debit card 51 times

Bristol man charged with using stolen debit card 51 times

February 5th, 2015 5:21 pm by Staff Report

A Bristol man was arrested on charges he stole a woman's debit card and used it 51 times in Johnson City.

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Screening for jurors in 'American Sniper' slaying starts

Screening for jurors in 'American Sniper' slaying starts

February 5th, 2015 4:36 pm by JAMIE STENGLE, Associated Press

Those selected will be deciding the case of former Marine Eddie Ray Routh, 27, who's charged with capital murder in the killings of sniper Chris Kyle and friend Chad Littlefield two years ago at a gun range outside of Stephenville.

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Blountville man impersonated cop, stopped motorist using blue lights, deputies say

Blountville man impersonated cop, stopped motorist using blue lights, deputies say

February 5th, 2015 3:19 pm by NET News Service

Just after 6 p.m. Wednesday, the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a man presenting himself as a police officer in the 800 block of Island Road.

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