WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff

Mugshots : Madison County : 01/16/19 – 01/17/19

The people in this gallery were booked into the Madison County Jail between 7 a.m. on 01/16/19 and 7 a.m. on 01/17/19. Their inclusion only indicates they were booked into the jail and does not indicate guilt.

Crews respond to deadly house fire in Gibson County

GIBSON COUNTY, Tenn. -- Fire officials have confirmed a person was killed in a Thursday afternoon house fire north of Milan. Gibson County Fire Chief Bryan Cathey confirms one fatality in the fire at a Salem Street home. The person's…

UPDATE: 8 arrested after fights at South Side HS

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Sheriff John Mehr confirms eight people have been arrested after multiple fights Thursday afternoon at South Side High School. The fights began around 12:35 p.m., according to a news release from the sheriff's Department. Seven of the…

Police investigate double homicide in west Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn.--Jackson police confirm they are investigating a double homicide that happened in west Jackson, Wednesday night. Police responded to the scene of Rainbow Cove and Greenfield Drive around 10: 30 p.m. Jackson Police Chief Julian Wiser told WBBJ 7…

Police need help identifying suspect vehicle

JACKSON, Tenn.--The Jackson Police Department needs help identifying a vehicle. In December, the Jackson Police Department responded to a residential burglary. Surveillance video now shows a vehicle leaving the property. Police believe it is a black Ford Explorer with running…

Mojave Foods Corporation recalls chile pouches

Mojave Foods Corporation is recalling chile pouches. The El Guapo Chile Habanero and Chile Pasilla-Ancho pouches are being recalled due to an unlabeled peanut allergen. There have not been any reported allergic reactions to the products so far. The chile…

Car seat safety information

A viral video shows a child in a car seat falling out of the back seat of a car. Local officials have some tips to make sure everyone in the back seat stays safe. Officials say to make sure you…

Jackson police ask for assistance in theft investigation

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Investigators with the Jackson Police Department are asking for the public's assistance in a theft investigation. Police say the theft happened Dec. 17 at a home in the 1000 block of North Highland Avenue. In a…

Clint Eiland

Clint Eiland joined the WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Team in January 2019 as a multimedia journalist. He is a Florida native, born and raised in Tarpon Springs. Both sides of his family are from West Tennessee. Clint graduated cum laude…

Ali Mason

Ali Mason joined the WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News team in January 2019 as a multimedia journalist. She is originally from Port Lavaca, Texas, a small town in the coastal bend region, where she spent the first 14 years of her…

Mugshots : Madison County : 01/15/19 – 01/16/19

The people in this gallery were booked into the Madison County Jail between 7 a.m. on 01/15/19 and 7 a.m. on 01/16/19. Their inclusion only indicates they were booked into the jail and does not indicate guilt.

UPDATE: Milan police say missing teen found safe

UPDATE: A teenager who had been reported missing in Milan has been found and is safe, according to the Milan Police Department. Police say Haylee Hardee, 15, was found with Deandrez Belew, who police say will now face charges.  …

Local medical equipment company donates AEDs

JACKSON, Tenn.-- A medical equipment company hosted the 'Friends of Heart' quarterly educational social, Tuesday. A fund was formed in order to expand the level of cardiovascular services offered to the area.…

Dental hygienists from health department treat students' teeth

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Dental staff with the Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department carried on a tradition Tuesday. Each year, dental hygienists apply sealants to students' teeth in the Jackson-Madison County School System. Tuesday, they…

Renovations continue at Jackson-Madison Co. Library

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The main library in downtown continues to see renovations in an effort to better serve users. Improvements at the Jackson-Madison County Library will temporarily alter its operating hours and services…

Dog food recall information

According to the FDA, nine dry dog food brands have been recalled after complaints that the dogs consuming these brands experienced vitamin D toxicity.   Veterinarians say consuming foods with toxic levels of vitamin D can lead to kidney failure…

Tennessee archaeological research meeting is this weekend

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- The public is invited to hear presentations on the latest Tennessee archaeological research this weekend. The 31st annual Current Research in Tennessee Archaeology meeting will take place this Saturday at the Tennessee Room of the James Union…

Mugshots : Madison County : 01/14/19 – 01/15/19

The people in this gallery were booked into the Madison County Jail between 7 a.m. on 01/14/19 and 7 a.m. on 01/15/19. Their inclusion only indicates they were booked into the jail and does not indicate guilt.

Mugshots : Madison County : 01/11/19 – 01/14/19

The people in this gallery were booked into the Madison County Jail between 7 a.m. on 01/11/19 and 7 a.m. on 01/14/19. Their inclusion only indicates they were booked into the jail and does not indicate guilt.

UPDATE: THP identifies victim in deadly I-40 crash

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Highway Patrol has identified a man killed Monday morning in a crash on Interstate 40. Gary Tullis, 65, of Collierville was killed in the crash after troopers say his vehicle ran underneath a tractor-trailer…

2 in custody after chase, crash in Madison County

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- Two people are in custody and another has been taken to the hospital after a Monday afternoon car chase ends in a crash. The incident began when a Madison County deputy spotted a vehicle speeding and…

THP confirms fatality in I-40 crash

UPDATE: The Tennessee Highway Patrol has identified a man killed Monday morning in a crash on Interstate 40. See the updated story here. Earlier story: MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. --  The Tennessee Highway Patrol has confirmed at least one fatality in a…

Jackson Bridal Show is this weekend

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Calling all brides to be, this event is just for you.   The Jackson Bridal show will take place this weekend at the Carl Perkins Civic Center. Organizers say the event is the largest bridal show in West…

Shutdown creates new deadline for SNAP recipients

NASHVILLE -- The Tennessee Department of Human Services is alerting SNAP recipients of an important deadline imposed by the USDA that those renewing their benefits must meet in order to ensure their February benefits are available. Those renewing their Supplemental…

Mugshots : Madison County : 01/10/19 – 01/11/19

The people in this gallery were booked into the Madison County Jail between 7 a.m. on 01/10/19 and 7 a.m. on 01/11/19. Their inclusion only indicates they were booked into the jail and does not indicate guilt.

Lockdown lifted at two Martin schools

MARTIN, Tenn. -- Two Martin schools were placed on lockdown Friday morning after a report of a possible domestic disturbance near the schools. Police confirmed they received a report of a possible domestic incident on Christine Street, near Martin Elementary…

Deputies make multiple meth arrests at Dresden home

WEAKLEY COUNTY, Tenn. -- Investigators with the Weakley County Sheriff's Office have charged three people with meth-related offenses. All three were arrested this week at the same home in Dresden. According to a news release, deputies initially went to the…

Man found with gunshot wounds on Allen Avenue

JACKSON, Tenn.--Jackson police are investigating after a man was found in an east Jackson street. Authorities say officers were dispatched to Allen Avenue around 8:25 Thursday night. Upon arrival, investigators said a man in his late 20s was found unconscious…

THP: Pedestrian hit, killed by truck in Hardeman County

HARDEMAN COUNTY, Tenn. -- A pedestrian was killed Tuesday when he was hit by a truck northeast of Bolivar. James Greene, 61, of Henderson was killed when he was struck by a pickup truck, according to a report from the…

Toyota recall information

More than a million Toyota vehicles are being recalled over air bag concerns. It comes a week after Ford announced it was recalling about a million cars in the U.S. because of Takata airbag worries. The air bags could explode…

Mugshots : Madison County : 01/09/19 – 01/10/19

The people in this gallery were booked into the Madison County Jail between 7 a.m. on 01/09/19 and 7 a.m. on 01/10/19. Their inclusion only indicates they were booked into the jail and does not indicate guilt.

2 charged in first Jackson homicide of 2019

  UPDATE: Jackson police now say they are not pursuing a murder charge against Tierra Wilson at this time. See the updated story here. Original story: JACKSON, Tenn. -- Two people are in…

Investigators search for missing teen from Hardin County

SAVANNAH, Tenn.--Officers are asking for the public's help in locating a missing teen. Leaders with the Savannah Police Department are looking for 18-year-old Trinetty Stewart. Investigators say she was diagnosed with bi-polar disorder and other issues. She was last seen…

Madison Co. mayor speaks to Rotary Club

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Madison County mayor spoke Wednesday to the Jackson Rotary Club. Mayor Jimmy Harris gave his State of the County address at First United Methodist Church. The mayor spoke…

'Crockett Goes Blue' in honor of law enforcement officers

CROCKETT COUNTY, Tenn. -- Residents took time to honor law enforcement Wednesday in Crockett County. Members of the community took time to say thanks to officers during the "Crockett Goes Blue" event at the First United Methodist Church in Alamo.…