Author: WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff

Madison Co. Sheriff's Office seeks possible witness to robbery

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Madison County Sheriff's Office is investigating a robbery last month and is asking for the public's assistance in identifying a possible witness. Investigators say the robbery happened around 9:30 p.m. on April 28 at the…

TDOT opens temporary lane closures for Memorial Day weekend

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Many Tennesseans get out and travel on Memorial Day weekend. Before you do that, the Tennessee Department of Transportation is reminding drivers about staying safe while travelling. They have also released an update on lane closures throughout the…

2 charged with abuse after baby tests positive for drugs

WEAKLEY COUNTY, Tenn. -- A man and woman previously arrested on drug counts now also face child abuse charges after a baby tests positive for drugs. Jennifer Barner and Daniel Thomas were arrested May 14 when deputies with the Weakley…

Mugshots : Madison County : 05/23/19 – 05/24/19

The people in this gallery were booked into the Madison County Jail between 7 a.m. on 05/23/19 and 7 a.m. on 05/24/19. Their inclusion only indicates they were booked into the jail and does not indicate guilt.

UPDATE: Suspect in custody after Humboldt standoff

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. -- A standoff in Humboldt Friday morning has ended peacefully with one suspect in custody.   According to the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Task Force, a subject was barricaded inside a home in the 1300 block of…

TBI issues statewide Amber Alert for missing girl

UPDATE: The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has confirmed 23-month-old Octavia Shaw was found safe this morning, near where the search began. Martinez was with the child, according to the TBI, and is now in custody. CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.-- A Tennessee AMBER…

School board members choose 2 finalists for interim superintendent

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Members of the Jackson-Madison County School Board have chosen two candidates from the six applicants to be interim superintendent. The two finalists for the interim role are Jared Myracle and Ray Washington. School board members chose the two…