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Johnson City man accused of choking woman at Buffalo Street apartment

Johnson City man accused of choking woman at Buffalo Street apartment

June 21st, 2013 12:14 pm by NET News Service

A noise complaint from a Buffalo Street apartment led Johnson City police to arrest a man early Friday morning on an assault charge.

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Man charged with assaulting Elizabethton police sergeant

Man charged with assaulting Elizabethton police sergeant

June 21st, 2013 9:21 am by John Thompson, NET News Service

An Elizabethton Police officer responding to a domestic violence incident recently was assaulted.

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Three admit guilt in crop insurance scheme

Three admit guilt in crop insurance scheme

June 20th, 2013 9:34 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — Two Washington County men and a Unicoi woman have agreed to plead guilty to federal charges stemming from a scheme to submit more than $178,500 in false crop insurance claims to the U.S. government.

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Hawkins man allegedly fires gun toward family members, including child

Hawkins man allegedly fires gun toward family members, including child

June 20th, 2013 4:57 pm by Rain Smith

A Church Hill man has been arrested for allegedly firing a gun at the occupied porch of his mother-in-law — also his next door neighbor — during an altercation with her boyfriend.

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2 charged in 'vicious' pit bull attack that injured mother, daughter in Bristol, Va., park

2 charged in 'vicious' pit bull attack that injured mother, daughter in Bristol, Va., park

June 20th, 2013 4:35 pm by NET News Service

Police announced Thursday the arrests of two people in what had been described as a "vicious" dog attack that injured a woman and her daughter last week in a Bristol park.

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Judge denies motion to dismiss misconduct charges against ex-Unicoi Co. sheriff Harris

Judge denies motion to dismiss misconduct charges against ex-Unicoi Co. sheriff Harris

June 20th, 2013 2:28 pm by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

According to an order from Senior Judge Jon Kerry Blackwood filed Thursday morning in Unicoi County Criminal Court, a motion previously filed by Harris' defense attorney Jim Bowman has been denied.

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KPD files no charges against man shot in standoff

KPD files no charges against man shot in standoff

June 20th, 2013 1:09 pm by Rain Smith

Kingsport police have filed no charges against a man who allegedly attempted to flee officers as they served warrants for his arrest, igniting a standoff that ended when he was shot in the abdomen after making "threatening gestures."

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Knoxville bank robber says he was family man before pills

Knoxville bank robber says he was family man before pills

June 20th, 2013 12:53 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A man being sentenced on a bank robbery conviction says he was a law-abiding citizen who took care of his family before becoming a pain pill addict.

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JC man faces multiple charges after allegedly street racing on motorcycle

JC man faces multiple charges after allegedly street racing on motorcycle

June 20th, 2013 8:21 am by NET News Service

According to the report, a Johnson City police officer saw two motorcycles speeding on West State of Franklin Road traveling eastbound and when the officer tried to stop the motorcycles, the lead motorcycle turned onto Sevier Street.

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Church Hill man convicted on drug charges

Church Hill man convicted on drug charges

June 19th, 2013 11:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

Elmer Herbert Simpson was arrested in March of 2011 after attempting to sell Lortab pills he had stolen from his sister to two other individuals.

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