Crime

UPDATE: Stolen trailer found, deputies searching for suspects

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- A trailer reported stolen Monday afternoon has been found with all the contents still inside, according to the Madison County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff's office spokesman Tom Mapes says deputies are still searching for the two…

4 charged after drug bust at Jackson motel

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Police arrested four people following a drug bust a motel in west Jackson. Deidre Forrest, Jacquez Stevenson, Roy Kinnon and Marshawn Burrus appeared Monday in Jackson City Court.…

Man indicted on murder charge in Jackson shooting

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A man accused of killing another man near downtown Jackson is indicted on a charge of first-degree murder. Braxton Taylor is accused of shooting Daithan Cobb on Jan. 28. Cobb died…

Man charged in baseball bat beating indicted

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A man accused of beating another man with a baseball bat in February is indicted on multiple charges. Christopher Lee, 23, has been indicted on charges of attempted first-degree murder, especially…

Man accused of shooting at JPD officer is indicted

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- A man accused of shooting at an officer during a December traffic stop is indicted by a Madison County grand jury. Shawntavious Milan is accused of shooting at a Jackson…

40 guns reported stolen from Union City home

UNION CITY, Tenn. -- Police say nearly $40,000 worth of guns and two safes were reported stolen last week from a West Gate Drive home. According to police, the homeowner told investigators the thefts happened sometime between June 7 and June…

Deputies investigate weekend robbery at Gibson Co. Lake Store

GIBSON COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Gibson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a weekend robbery at the store at Gibson County Lake. Around 6 p.m. Sunday, two men entered the store at the Gibson County Lake, according to a release from…

Suspect accused of impersonating deputy after killing him

DICKSON, Tenn. (AP) -- A Tennessee man charged with killing a sheriff's deputy is also accused of trying to impersonate him and burning his body and vehicle. A judge read off 12 counts against Steven Joshua Wiggins during his arraignment…

Man accused of buying car with fake money

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A man accused of buying a car with counterfeit money was arraigned Thursday in Jackson City Court. Court documents say a man, later identified as Charles Champion, responded to an ad on Craigslist in June 2016 to…

One injured in shooting in west Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson police are investigating a shooting this afternoon near Old Hickory Boulevard. Police say one person was injured in the shooting that happened on Foxlea Cove around 5 p.m.…

Man accused of taking his child at gunpoint

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A man is in custody after police say he took his daughter at gunpoint Wednesday afternoon. Landon Simmons, 22, is accused of taking his 3-year-old daughter around 4:45 p.m.…

Weather

Crimestoppers

Crime Stoppers graphic

Crime Stoppers of Jackson-Madison County, Tenn., encourages members of the community to assist local law enforcement agencies in the fight against crime.

Spotlight

On Facebook