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Johnson City police say infant had bruises all over body; mother arrested, charges pending against father

Johnson City police say infant had bruises all over body; mother arrested, charges pending against father

May 24th, 2013 7:38 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

The mother of an 18-day-old girl was arraigned Thursday on a child abuse charge that stemmed from a hospital visit about a rash.

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Scott County convicted felon gets 5 years on weapons possession charges

May 23rd, 2013 11:19 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Hiltons man who was found last year with over two dozen guns in his home after being convicted of a violent felony was sentenced to five years in prison during a recent appearance in Scott County Circuit Court.

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Police say Hawkins man tried to gouge out neighbor's eye during fight

Police say Hawkins man tried to gouge out neighbor's eye during fight

May 23rd, 2013 8:19 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — A Hawkins County man allegedly admitted to police he tried to remove his neighbor’s eye during a physical altercation that occurred Monday night.

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Grandparents curse, threaten teachers at school picnic

Grandparents curse, threaten teachers at school picnic

May 23rd, 2013 3:08 pm by Rain Smith

Police were alerted to an adult "threatening teachers" during a picnic at Central Heights Elementary School. One teacher had told a student, whose grandparents were in attendance for the event, to stop running six times...

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Police allegedly seize $14,000 in bath salts at Kingsport motel

Police allegedly seize $14,000 in bath salts at Kingsport motel

May 23rd, 2013 11:07 am by Rain Smith

Nearly $14,000 worth of bath salts has reportedly been seized from a Kingsport motel room, where police say they also located numerous electronic items believed to have been traded for the drugs.

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Child's injuries lead to abuse charges against JC Mother

Child's injuries lead to abuse charges against JC Mother

May 23rd, 2013 8:28 am by NET News Service

A child's injuries led Johnson City police on Wednesday to charge a woman with child abuse after a report was filed at Johnson City Medical Center, police said.

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Brutal butcher knife slaying in London heightens terror fears

Brutal butcher knife slaying in London heightens terror fears

May 22nd, 2013 10:28 pm by Associated Press

LONDON — Two men with butcher knives hacked another to death Wednesday near a military barracks and one then went on video to explain the crime. Soon after, arriving police shot and wounded the unidentified assailants and took them into custody.

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Tenn. deputy accused of sneaking drugs to inmates

Tenn. deputy accused of sneaking drugs to inmates

May 22nd, 2013 3:18 pm by Associated Press

The Daily News Journal reported the department launched an investigation earlier this month after receiving reports that an officer brought a cellphone and tobacco to inmates. Marijuana was also reportedly brought in.

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Kingsport pharmacist pleads guilty in misbranded drug case

Kingsport pharmacist pleads guilty in misbranded drug case

May 22nd, 2013 11:58 am by Wes Bunch

TOPEKA, KAN. — A Kingsport pharmacist pleaded guilty in a Kansas federal court Wednesday to substituting a cheaper drug imported from China for the iron sucrose that the Federal Drug Administration has approved for kidney dialysis patients.

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Man faked marriage certificate to visit Johnson City inmate

Man faked marriage certificate to visit Johnson City inmate

May 22nd, 2013 11:12 am by NET News Service

An Elizabethton man used a fake marriage certificate to gain access to a woman jailed in the Johnson City Detention Facility, resulting in his arrest Tuesday, Johnson City police said.

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