Crime

Weakley Co. man faces assault charge after woman calls 911 for help

WEAKLEY COUNTY, Tenn. -- Deputies have arrested a man after receiving a call for help from a woman. Vincent Edward Henderson, 52, was arrested Wednesday after a confrontation with deputies, according to the Weakley County Sheriff's Department. A woman called…

Dyersburg police seek to ID burglary suspects

DYERSBURG, Tenn. -- Dyersburg police are asking for your help identifying two people caught on surveillance video. Police say two people burglarized a convenience store early Wednesday morning on East Court Street. According to police, the burglars forced open the…

Decatur Co. woman charged with TennCare fraud

DECATUR COUNTY, Tenn. -- A Decatur County woman has been charged with TennCare fraud after allegedly filling prescriptions using someone else's TennCare benefits. Paula Hutcherson, 50, of Parsons, is charged with two counts of TennCare fraud and five counts of…

UPDATE: 16-year-old dies following shooting, two juveniles charged

HUMBOLDT, Tenn.--Investigators have confirmed a 16-year-old male died following a shooting in Humboldt, Tuesday. Humboldt Police Chief Reynard Buchanan says two male juveniles have been charged in connection with the shooting, one with second degree murder and another with filing…

Suspect in Beech Bluff car chase in custody

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- Madison County Sheriff's Office spokesman Tom Mapes has confirmed a suspect in a car chase Tuesday afternoon is in custody. Mapes said the suspect is believed to have been driving a stolen vehicle. The suspect was…

Humboldt police investigate morning shooting

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. -- Humboldt police are investigating a shooting in a neighborhood Tuesday morning. Humboldt police say they responded to a home on Maple Circle around 9:30 a.m. and found a juvenile boy…

Humboldt police investigate Friday robbery

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. -- Humboldt police are investigating a robbery Friday near Viking Drive. Police say officers responded to a report of a person being robbed at gunpoint in the area of Chester Cove and Viking Drive. The suspect is described…

Jackson police make multiple arrests in weekend prostitution sting

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson police have charged multiple suspects after a prostitution sting over the weekend in the Hub City. Court documents say investigators were targeting prostitution through online advertisements and responses. Court documents say the arrests were made Friday,…

Dyersburg police investigating multiple thefts of copper wiring

DYERSBURG, Tenn. -- Dyersburg police are investigating multiple thefts of copper wiring from local businesses. Police say the thefts are being reported by local business owners, who go to open their businesses and find their air conditioning units not working…

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