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Police searching for suspect in Johnson City bank robbery

Police searching for suspect in Johnson City bank robbery

January 20th, 2015 6:22 pm by Staff report

The suspect was wearing dark pants, a blue T-shirt, white shoes and a black and white ball cap. He also has some facial hair and appeared to be wearing glasses.

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Fund established for Kingsport shooting victim

Fund established for Kingsport shooting victim

January 20th, 2015 6:15 pm by Rain Smith

Nearly two weeks after being shot at a Kingsport apartment and left in critical condition, a Georgia woman is set to be transported for specialized brain care closer to home — generating a hefty, uninsured medical bill to get her there.

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Kingsport drug deal ends in gunfire

Kingsport drug deal ends in gunfire

January 20th, 2015 3:16 pm by Rain Smith

Two Johnson City residents have been arrested after a "drug deal went bad" in Kingsport, leading to late-night gunfire near an assisted living facility.

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Local departments warn of Green Dot scam

Local departments warn of Green Dot scam

January 20th, 2015 12:54 pm by Marci Gore

In Scott County, victims are told they have won a large sum of money and a new car, but must pay $1,000 for taxes and fees. Kingsport residents are being solicited by someone claiming to be "David Quillin," which is the name of city's police chief.

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KPD rescues neglected infant from drug suspects

KPD rescues neglected infant from drug suspects

January 20th, 2015 12:00 pm by Rain Smith

Two people have been arrested after they were found passed out in a vehicle at a Kingsport gas station, according to police, while the female suspect's three-week-old baby sat in the back seat covered in feces and urine.

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Unexcused: 'Doctored' school note nets forgery charge against student's dad

Unexcused: 'Doctored' school note nets forgery charge against student's dad

January 19th, 2015 10:29 pm by Jeff Bobo

David Earl Huckaby, 24, 405 Church Street, Surgoinsville, was also charged with three separate counts of forgery by the Surgoinsville Police Department for allegedly using three checks from a closed account that he found in a vehicle in December.

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Pair charged in Kingsport Walmart scam

Pair charged in Kingsport Walmart scam

January 19th, 2015 4:30 pm by Rain Smith

Kingsport police say two people have been arrested in a shoplifting and return scam at city Walmart locations, with one suspect picking up an additional charge of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

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Second vehicular homicide trial set for Kingsport man

Second vehicular homicide trial set for Kingsport man

January 19th, 2015 8:04 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

The Valentines' Day crash in 2011 killed 18-year-old Sheridan Edwards, also of Kingsport. The couple had been to dinner in Johnson City with friends, and on the way back to Edwards' apartment they got into an argument about their relationship.

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ETSU takes aim at 'rape culture' after increase in reported sexual assault cases

ETSU takes aim at 'rape culture' after increase in reported sexual assault cases

January 18th, 2015 5:43 pm by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

Four more rapes were reported on East Tennessee State University's campus in the fall semester of 2014 than in all of 2013.

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Secret Service: Shots fired outside Bidens' Delaware home

Secret Service: Shots fired outside Bidens' Delaware home

January 18th, 2015 1:45 pm by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press

The U.S. Secret Service said Sunday that multiple gunshots were fired from a vehicle near the Delaware home of Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday night. The vice president and his wife were not at home at the time, authorities said.

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