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Police: Drugs found after car nearly hits pedestrians in downtown Johnson City

Police: Drugs found after car nearly hits pedestrians in downtown Johnson City

March 16th, 2014 1:42 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police saw a car nearly hit several pedestrians in downtown Johnson City, resulting in a traffic stopped that revealed illegal drugs in the driver's possession, police said Sunday.

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Robbery suspect caught after chase

Robbery suspect caught after chase

March 15th, 2014 8:30 pm by Staff Reports

A Kingsport man was arrested after police said he robbed a convenience store and led them on a brief chase down Memorial Boulevard.

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Mother of four charged in meth-making operation

Mother of four charged in meth-making operation

March 14th, 2014 9:17 pm by John Thompson

After reportedly catching a father and son red-handed in the act of methamphetamine making on Monday, the Carter County Sheriff's Department's follow-up has led to the arrest of the son's wife Thursday for allegedly purchasing cold medicine to provide the

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Man recovering from several stab wounds

Man recovering from several stab wounds

March 14th, 2014 6:21 pm by Staff Reports

While the Washington County Sheriff's Office continues to investigate an incident that left a Gray man with eight stab wounds, Sheriff Ed Graybeal says that man's recovery is continuing, as well.

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UPDATE: Double shooting in Sullivan leaves wife dead, husband wounded

UPDATE: Double shooting in Sullivan leaves wife dead, husband wounded

March 14th, 2014 6:08 pm by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

According to the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office, a woman was killed while a man was injured.

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After causing house fire, 500-pound wood stove stolen from yard

After causing house fire, 500-pound wood stove stolen from yard

March 14th, 2014 4:12 pm by John Thompson

A house fire reportedly caused by a cast iron wood stove was just one of the problems an Elizabethton man suffered this week.

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Sullivan County welfare check spurs child abuse and neglect charges

Sullivan County welfare check spurs child abuse and neglect charges

March 14th, 2014 12:18 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Allegedly deplorable living conditions inside a Kingsport residence - including "feces in every room," inadequate bedding for five children and a pig running free - have prompted charges of child abuse and neglect against a mother.

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Panty raid: Off-duty cop spots man allegedly stealing 81 items from Victoria's Secret in Kingsport

Panty raid: Off-duty cop spots man allegedly stealing 81 items from Victoria's Secret in Kingsport

March 14th, 2014 11:50 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Knoxville man allegedly chose the wrong store - Victoria's Secret in the Kingsport Town Center - and the wrong time - as an off-duty cop was shopping with his girlfriend - to steal 59 pairs of panties and 22 yoga pants.

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Preliminary hearings set for 3 charged in Johnson City home invasion, shooting

Preliminary hearings set for 3 charged in Johnson City home invasion, shooting

March 14th, 2014 10:40 am by Becky Campbell

All three men remain jailed.

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J.C. police: Suspicious vehicle leads to drug arrest

J.C. police: Suspicious vehicle leads to drug arrest

March 14th, 2014 9:31 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City man was arrested on drug charges Thursday afternoon following a traffic stop on a "suspicious vehicle," according to a police department press release.

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