Johnson City Press Tuesday, March 31, 2015
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Tennessee Department of Safety, Homeland Security Bill Gibbons says THP has no DUI quotas

Tennessee Department of Safety, Homeland Security Bill Gibbons says THP has no DUI quotas

March 14th, 2015 9:19 pm by Becky Campbell

Top Tennessee Department of Safety officials continue to deny allegations of DUI arrest quotas in the Highway Patrol, while frontline troopers continue to come forward - albeit anonymously - saying they are pressured daily to make more and more DUI arrest

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Yuma neighbors unite to press prosecution of 'terrorizing' driver

Yuma neighbors unite to press prosecution of 'terrorizing' driver

March 14th, 2015 7:36 pm by Marci Gore, NET NEWS SERVICE

A Scott County man has been found guilty and sentenced to four years in jail for aggressive and reckless driving on Yuma Road.

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Jonesborough crash leaves man dead

Jonesborough crash leaves man dead

March 13th, 2015 3:10 pm by Max Hrenda

A Jonesborough man is dead after a single-car crash, which sheriff's deputies said appeared to be accidental.

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Jonesborough man accused of burglarizing Johnson City apartment

Jonesborough man accused of burglarizing Johnson City apartment

March 13th, 2015 11:29 am by Staff Report

He was already jailed on a possession of stolen property charge.

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Police: Johnson City man arrested after being found with 49 grams of marijuana at traffic stop

Police: Johnson City man arrested after being found with 49 grams of marijuana at traffic stop

March 12th, 2015 10:57 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city man was arrested after officers found more than 49 grams of marijuana in his coat during a traffic stop.

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Johnson City police, DA tight-lipped on case against Mass. man accused in local murder

Johnson City police, DA tight-lipped on case against Mass. man accused in local murder

March 12th, 2015 10:27 pm by Becky Campbell

District Attorney General Tony Clark said his office is preparing a governor's warrant to serve on a Massachusetts man who might fight extradition back to Tennessee to face a murder charge.

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Convicted Johnson City killer's ex-wife indicted as accessory

Convicted Johnson City killer's ex-wife indicted as accessory

March 12th, 2015 3:03 pm by Staff Report

Kimberly Delfino Edwards was arrested Thursday by Johnson City police investigators.

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2 teens charged in Kingsport burglary spree

2 teens charged in Kingsport burglary spree

March 12th, 2015 9:28 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Back-to-back, early morning burglaries at a Kingsport liquor store and pharmacy have led to a pair of arrests.

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Johnson City robber/shooting victim gets 10 years on plea deal, attorney says

Johnson City robber/shooting victim gets 10 years on plea deal, attorney says

March 11th, 2015 9:29 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man who was shot as he tried to flee from a home robbery pleaded guilty in Washington County Criminal Court this week to a reduced charge in the case and a string of unrelated church burglaries.

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Police: Johnson City teens pick up felony charges in shoplifting attempt

Police: Johnson City teens pick up felony charges in shoplifting attempt

March 11th, 2015 8:04 pm by Staff Report

Police said two teens each picked up felony shoplifting charges after they were caught trying to steal hundreds of dollars worth of merchandise from a local department store.

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