Crime

Girlfriend of man killed in stabbing speaks out

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. -- Tiffany Woodruff says she was there when her boyfriend, Phillip McHaney, was stabbed to death by his son, Jaquaez McHaney, last Saturday night. "It wasn't an argument, it wasn't a…

Man charged in father's stabbing death appears in court

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. -- A man accused of stabbing his own father to death appeared Wednesday in court. Jaquaez McHaney, 21, was arraigned in Humboldt General Sessions Court after police say he stabbed his father,…

Humboldt man sentenced to 3 years on firearm charge

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. -- A Humboldt man is sentenced to three years in federal custody after being found guilty of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. In April 2018, U.S. Marshals arrested 19-year-old Damarcus…

Man killed in Dyersburg shooting Monday

DYERSBURG, Tenn. -- Dyersburg police are investigating a shooting Monday night that left one man dead. Police say officers responded to a weapons complaint around 10 p.m. Monday in the 100 block of Liberty Avenue. Police say when officers arrived,…

Son charged in father's stabbing death

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. -- "He was always smiling. He had just left. He was gone about an hour and a half when I got the call that he had been killed," Martha Palmer said.…

Humboldt man charged with murder in father's stabbing death

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. -- Police say a man is charged with second-degree murder after his father was stabbed to death during a Saturday night domestic dispute.   Humboldt police responded to a reported stabbing on North 13th Avenue and found 48-year-old…

Kenton man sentenced to more than 16 years in meth conspiracy

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A Kenton man is sentenced to more than 16 years in custody after being convicted of charges including conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, according to the U.S. Attorney's office. In a news release, the U.S. Attorney's office says…

TBI seeks info on Alabama truck driver charged with kidnapping

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is asking for information from anyone who may have interacted with a Clarksville kidnapping suspect. Roy Michel Nellsch, 62, a truck driver from Logan, Alabama, was arrested May 22 and charged with…

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