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Attorneys ask for prosecutor's removal in Facebook case

Attorneys ask for prosecutor's removal in Facebook case

March 17th, 2014 9:23 pm by Becky Campbell

Three attorneys in a Johnson County first-degree murder case commonly referred to as the Facebook murders filed a motion last week asking a judge to change the trial location, toss a state witness and force the prosecutor to withdraw.

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Report: Bluff City traffic stop nets $20,000 in gravel

Report: Bluff City traffic stop nets $20,000 in gravel

March 17th, 2014 4:46 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Two men were arrested Sunday in Bluff City while allegedly transporting 50 grams of gravel into the area, with police estimating street value of the drugs at approximately $20,000.

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Man accused of burglarizing Johnson City apartment while residents slept

Man accused of burglarizing Johnson City apartment while residents slept

March 17th, 2014 9:06 am by Staff Report

Some Austin Springs Road residents awoke early Sunday morning to find a man they knew burglarizing their apartment, resulting in his arrest, Johnson City police said.

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Two arrested after deputies say meth made with mother, son inside home

Two arrested after deputies say meth made with mother, son inside home

March 16th, 2014 4:51 pm by Max Hrenda

The Carter County Sheriff's Department arrested two people this weekend after discovering an active methamphetamine lab inside one of their mother's homes with a juvenile present.

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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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