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Police: Video shows Bluff City woman beating Alzheimer's patient

Police: Video shows Bluff City woman beating Alzheimer's patient

August 8th, 2013 11:34 am by Rain Smith

According to court records, the suspect initially wanted documentation of a “mess” her husband had made, and is then filmed beating the man as he stands naked in a bathroom.

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Elizabethton man facing meth charges for third time

Elizabethton man facing meth charges for third time

August 8th, 2013 7:54 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Carter County man twice arrested on meth-related charges was served Tuesday with an arrest warrant in a new drug case.

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Two more arrested in Dry Creek Robbery

Two more arrested in Dry Creek Robbery

August 7th, 2013 11:57 pm by becky campbell, NET news service

Two more people were arrested this week in connection with a robbery of two women along Dry Creek Road in Johnson City last month.

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Gate City man gets six months for selling drugs out of gym

Gate City man gets six months for selling drugs out of gym

August 7th, 2013 9:00 pm by Wes Bunch

A Southwest Virginia man was sentenced to prison in Scott County Circuit Court recently for selling prescription drugs out of a downtown Gate City gym.

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HCSO asks for public's help in investigation into Hawkins murder

HCSO asks for public's help in investigation into Hawkins murder

August 7th, 2013 6:59 pm by Jeff Bobo

As of Wednesday evening, Hawkins County detectives had exhausted almost all of their leads in an investigation into the murder of 48-year-old Regilla Ann Stacy, who was killed Monday.

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Teen charged after 'shank' found at Science Hill Alternative Center

Teen charged after 'shank' found at Science Hill Alternative Center

August 7th, 2013 12:03 pm by NET News Service

A screwdriver altered to be a "shank" was found in a bathroom at the Science Hill High School Alternative Center this morning, resulting in a felony citation for a teenager.

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Horse’s death likely to bring charges against Jonesborough man

Horse’s death likely to bring charges against Jonesborough man

August 7th, 2013 7:25 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Jonesborough man is facing an animal cruelty charge related to a horse he owned that died from poor upkeep.

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KPD: Barbershop owner violated sex offender registry law

KPD: Barbershop owner violated sex offender registry law

August 6th, 2013 8:36 pm by Wes Bunch

Joseph Richard Jackson, 52, 807 Chilhowie Avenue, Johnson City — who is also known as J.R. Carew Jackson — was taken into custody Tuesday by the Kingsport Police Department at Carew Cuts, located at 806 E. Center St.

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Scott County man indicted on child sex charge

Scott County man indicted on child sex charge

August 6th, 2013 7:43 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Charles Franklin “Buck” Hensley, 59, of Gate City, is facing a single count of aggravated sexual battery by sexually abusing a child less than 13 years of age after a Scott County grand jury returned a “true bill” indictment.

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State will not pursue remaining charges against former Unicoi County sheriff

State will not pursue remaining charges against former Unicoi County sheriff

August 6th, 2013 3:06 pm by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

In a news release issued by District Attorney General Tony Clark's office Tuesday, he said the decision was based on the outcomes of Harris' last three trials.

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