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Man accused of attacking pregnant woman during burglary takes plea deal

Man accused of attacking pregnant woman during burglary takes plea deal

July 4th, 2013 6:00 am by Jeff Bobo

Court officials told the Times-News that the robbery charge was dismissed because the prosecution case was weakened after some of the victims were arrested on unrelated charges.

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Man who killed self during traffic stop was former Sullivan corrections officer

Man who killed self during traffic stop was former Sullivan corrections officer

July 3rd, 2013 9:39 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Those with knowledge of the investigation identified the man who shot himself as Jeffery Mathes, 51. Mathes was arrested for DUI twice in a single day last week.

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Search warrant leads to meth discovery at Lee County residence

Search warrant leads to meth discovery at Lee County residence

July 3rd, 2013 3:29 pm by Wes Bunch

JONESVILLE -- One person was arrested and another is being sought by Lee County authorities after methamphetamine was allegedly discovered Monday at a home in the Klondike community.

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Pot plant bust leads HCSO to man who didn’t show up for animal cruelty trial

Pot plant bust leads HCSO to man who didn’t show up for animal cruelty trial

July 3rd, 2013 3:25 pm by Jeff Bobo

William Harville was charged with animal cruelty in March, accused of moving out of a house on Slate Hill Road in Mooresburg, leaving a dog trapped in a bedroom.

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Johnson City man accused of threatning man with knife after coming home drunk from bar

Johnson City man accused of threatning man with knife after coming home drunk from bar

July 3rd, 2013 12:27 pm by NET News Service

A Lamont Street man was arrested Tuesday on charges that he threatened to stab another man in a drunken argument and had marijuana.

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Johnson City father jailed on abuse charge after hospital reports bruising on 18-day-old child

Johnson City father jailed on abuse charge after hospital reports bruising on 18-day-old child

July 3rd, 2013 12:19 pm by NET News Service

A Johnson City man accused with his wife of abusing their 18-day-old girl was arrested this morning after hospital staff members reported bruising all over the infant's body.

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Mass. DA seeks public's help in Hernandez case

Mass. DA seeks public's help in Hernandez case

July 2nd, 2013 10:28 am by Associated Press

A Massachusetts prosecutor is seeking the public's help in finding a car mirror that may be connected to the murder case against former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez.

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Miss. mayor indicted in testing fraud case

Miss. mayor indicted in testing fraud case

July 2nd, 2013 8:50 am by Associated Press

A Mississippi mayor has been indicted for his role in a scheme ran by a Memphis educator who helped teachers cheat on certification exams over a 15 year period.

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Hawkins sheriff steps up patrols around churches following burglaries

Hawkins sheriff steps up patrols around churches following burglaries

July 1st, 2013 8:48 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Two Hawkins County church burglaries that occurred within less than a week of each other aren’t believed to be connected, but Sheriff Ronnie Lawson is still advising area churches to take security precautions.

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Authorities  search woman's text messages,  charge her with pill trafficking

Authorities search woman's text messages, charge her with pill trafficking

July 1st, 2013 8:13 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — A Church Hill woman is facing a pill trafficking charge based on revealing text messages and recently filled prescriptions that are almost empty.

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