Deputies with the Carter County Sheriff’s Office arrested 26-year-old Garrett Brian Birchfield Tuesday for stealing a woman’s guns and killing her dogs. Investigators said Birchfield stole the victim’s dogs and a firearm and then shot the dogs before disposing of them on Teaberry Road. Birchfield then returned…

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A joint operation between the Carter County Sheriff’s Office, Unicoi County Sheriff’s Office, and Erwin Police Department resulted in 10 arrests Tuesday. The arrests, which took place in Unicoi County during a round up operation, were made for a variety of misdemeanor charges. Deputies also found evidence during the arrests that led the Unicoi County Sheriff’s…

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Carter County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested and charged a man after a shooting early Sunday morning on Poga Road. Investigators have charged 51-year-old Claude Harvey Banner with second degree attempted murder after he shot Marvin Lee Clawson. Deputies were called the 600 block of Poga Road around 3:00 a.m.…

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