Crime

Man charged with stealing cash at Jackson hospital

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Authorities charged a man Monday accused of stealing cash from a woman's purse at a hospital in Jackson. Augusto Oviedo appeared in Jackson City Court on Monday on theft and…

Man charged with using box cutter to vandalize car

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A man accused of causing thousands of dollars worth of damage to a car in Jackson faced a judge on Monday. Christopher Heavener appeared in Jackson City Court on Monday…

Stepdad charged with assaulting teen and her mother

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A stepdad accused of attacking a 13-year-old and her mother faced a judge in Jackson on Monday. Terry Taylor appeared in Jackson City Court on multiple counts, including child abuse,…

Middle Tenn. jailer charged with assaulting inmate

WAVERLY, Tenn. (AP) - A corrections officer accused of assaulting an inmate has been arrested in Middle Tennessee. News outlets report 54-year-old Teresa Maria Howell was arrested Wednesday on an assault charge in connection…

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