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Two face charges in Sullivan County meth discovery

Two face charges in Sullivan County meth discovery

May 15th, 2014 1:33 pm by Rain Smith

A man recently stabbed during an alleged argument over drug proceeds — and wanted on meth related charges in Hawkins County — is now sought for reportedly fleeing police at a Blountville methamphetamine operation.

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Johnson City woman allegedly rams police cruiser, drags deputy

Johnson City woman allegedly rams police cruiser, drags deputy

May 15th, 2014 1:16 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Jessica L. Ball faces charges from the Johnson City Police Department, Jonesborough Public Safety and the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

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Child porn nets Gray man 20 years in prison

Child porn nets Gray man 20 years in prison

May 15th, 2014 8:24 am by Staff Report

A Gray man who was investigated by the FBI for distributing child pornography has been sentenced to serve 20 years in prison.

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Hearing delayed for Johnson City pharmacist accused of injecting wife

Hearing delayed for Johnson City pharmacist accused of injecting wife

May 15th, 2014 7:48 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

The preliminary hearing for a pharmacist accused of trying to kill his wife was delayed Wednesday after two state's witnesses didn't show up.

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Jonesville man charged in armed robbery of Pennington Gap business

Jonesville man charged in armed robbery of Pennington Gap business

May 14th, 2014 11:28 pm by Wes Bunch

According to Lee County Commonwealth's Attorney Shawn Hines, James Lawrence Jones wore a mask as he entered Cash Today and presented a note to the clerk demanding money. Jones also allegedly pointed a handgun at the employee.

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Rat feces, used needles reportedly found in house in child neglect case

Rat feces, used needles reportedly found in house in child neglect case

May 14th, 2014 10:52 pm by Staff Report

April Dawn Garland, 28, and Daniel Ray Jennings, 24, both of 884 Dry Creek Road, Jonesborough, are charged with child neglect for allegedly exposing a child to a harmful environment. They were both arraigned on the charge in Sessions Court on Wednesday.

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Ex-employee gets plea deal after stealing phones from JC cellular company

Ex-employee gets plea deal after stealing phones from JC cellular company

May 14th, 2014 8:57 pm by BECKY CAMPBELL, NET News Service

Jill Rogers, 46, was originally charged with theft over $60,000 but pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of theft over $10,000 during a hearing Monday in Washington County Criminal Court.

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Roan Mountain man charged with attempted murder after shotgun dispute over safe

Roan Mountain man charged with attempted murder after shotgun dispute over safe

May 13th, 2014 7:04 pm by Staff Report

A dispute over a home burglary and the theft of a safe led to a charge of attempted second-degree murder for David Thompson, 58, 794 Buck Mountain Road.

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Rash of battery thefts reported in Blountville

Rash of battery thefts reported in Blountville

May 13th, 2014 3:46 pm by Rain Smith

The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office says nine cases have been reported over the last month, with automotive businesses typically the target. At one location, batteries were swiped from 21 separate vehicles.

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Kingsport DUI suspect reportedly threatens to kill police

Kingsport DUI suspect reportedly threatens to kill police

May 13th, 2014 3:21 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man has been arrested after allegedly crashing into trees while intoxicated, accosting motorists who stopped to offer aid, then issuing "several detailed threats" to kill arresting officers.

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