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Defendant in Johnson City shooting death not indicted by grand jury

Defendant in Johnson City shooting death not indicted by grand jury

September 22nd, 2014 10:00 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Coty Tristan Bishop, 19, 328 Littleton Rd., Gray, was arrested on charges of second-degree murder and tampering with evidence several hours after the May 15 shooting that killed Casey Jones, 22, 608 N. Barton St.

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Teen hit-and-run suspect returns to scene after dropping off date

Teen hit-and-run suspect returns to scene after dropping off date

September 22nd, 2014 3:47 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill teen was arrested early Sunday morning on several charges including DUI after he allegedly crashed his pickup into a garage, and then nearly struck the homeowner while fleeing the crash scene.

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Johnson City man allegedly attacks girlfriend, mother

Johnson City man allegedly attacks girlfriend, mother

September 22nd, 2014 3:00 pm by NET News Service

A Johnson City man was charged with aggravated domestic assault after police said he bit the tip off his girlfriend's nose and broke a bone in his mother's wrist.

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Wanted Hawkins County man found with pills, sawed-off shotgun

Wanted Hawkins County man found with pills, sawed-off shotgun

September 22nd, 2014 2:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — A Hawkins County man is facing several charges after deputies attempting to serve a Sullivan County arrest warrant allegedly found a sawed-off shotgun holstered on the motorcycle he was riding.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

September 20th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

The week's most viewed crime stories from the Times-News staff include embezzlement from a movie theater, a woman setting her home on fire and a Peeping Tom.

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Man arrested in 2001 Morristown killing

Man arrested in 2001 Morristown killing

September 19th, 2014 9:30 pm by Associated Press

The FBI and several other agencies arrested 51-year-old Ignacio Constantino on Thursday at the apartment complex where he lived outside of Wilmington, Delaware.

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Update: Norton man charged in fatal shooting of Appalachia woman

Update: Norton man charged in fatal shooting of Appalachia woman

September 19th, 2014 4:28 pm by Stephen Igo

According to the WPD, officers located and took into custody Matthew Wesley Tate, 27, at his mother's residence on Pole Bridge Road, located several miles south of Wise. Tate's own residence was listed as Highland Avenue in Norton.

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KPD disputes company's 'most dangerous' cities claim

KPD disputes company's 'most dangerous' cities claim

September 19th, 2014 4:20 pm by Rain Smith

A purported safety ranking circulating on social media — and generated by a home security company — has labeled Kingsport as one of Tennessee's "most dangerous" cities, prompting local police to issue a rebuttal on the "shameless sales pitch."

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3 found guilty in Georgia salmonella trial

3 found guilty in Georgia salmonella trial

September 19th, 2014 3:14 pm by RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press

ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — A federal jury convicted the owner of a peanut plant and two others Friday in connection with a salmonella outbreak that prompted one of the largest U.S. food recalls eve

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Loud truck triggers Sullivan County brawl

Loud truck triggers Sullivan County brawl

September 19th, 2014 12:51 pm by Rain Smith

An argument over a loud pickup and reckless driving led to a Wednesday brawl on a Kingsport roadway, spurring the arrest of a man who allegedly pulled a knife in the altercation.

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