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Truck stolen in Haywood Co. crashed in Middle TN, suspect sought

HAYWOOD COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Haywood County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man suspected of crashing a stolen truck in Middle Tennessee and running from officers. In a news release, investigators say a white Ford F-350 was reported stolen…

Henderson police seek suspects in J & B Small Engines theft

HENDERSON, Tenn. -- The Henderson Police Department is seeking suspects involved in a theft Monday night. According to a news release, around 9 p.m. on March 23, officers responded to an alarm call at J & B Small Engines on…

Local woman arrested, charged in death of grandparents

CAMDEN, Tenn. -- A Camden woman has been arrested and charged in a double homicide. According to a release from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Katelyn Taylor is accused of being the person responsible for the death of her grandparents,…

Police equipment among items found in Trenton drug bust

TRENTON, Tenn. -- Dozens of guns, police equipment and drugs were found during a search of a Trenton home Wednesday night. The 28th Judicial District Violent Crimes and Drug Task Force confirmed 36 weapons, handcuffs, a bulletproof vest, police equipment,…

Hardin Co. man arrested, charged with aggravated arson

COUNCE, Tenn. -- Special Agent Fire Investigators from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Hardin County man in connection with a fire at a residence in Counce, in which two individuals were inside, according to a…

TBI investigating Dyer County officer-involved shooting

DYER COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer-involved shooting. In a news release, the TBI says deputies with the Dyer County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a man threatening someone with a gun…

Jackson police arrest, charge suspect in hit-and-run incident

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson police say they have arrested a suspect in last weekend’s hit-and-run incident. 28-year-old Brandon Tyler Wall has been arrested and charged, according to a news release from the Jackson Police Department. Last Sunday, Randavious Deberry was…

Suspect in custody after Dresden robbery, kidnapping

DRESDEN, Tenn. -- Dresden police have confirmed a man is in custody after a robbery Thursday morning. Police say 36-year-old John David Hitt is now charged with armed robbery, aggravated assault and kidnapping. According to a news release, the victim…

Man convicted of multiple robberies in Brownsville

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A Haywood County man is sentenced to serve 13 years after being convicted of multiple robberies in Brownsville in 2016. According to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's office, 23-year-old Johnny Lee Nixon was convicted of…

Suspects identified, charged in Sunday robbery

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson police have identified two men suspected of robbing a downtown Jackson store. Police say Jorma Jefferies and Davin Anderson are now charged with aggravated robbery. The robbery happened just before 1 p.m. Sunday at the Barrel…

Police seek ID in liquor store robbery

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Police officers asking for your help finding robbery suspects. Around 1 Sunday afternoon, officers with the Jackson Police Department responded to a robbery at the Barrel Wine and Spirit at 102 West Chester Street. Officers say…

Podiatrist pleads guilty to illegal hydrocodone distribution

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A Tennessee podiatrist has pleaded guilty to illegally distributing controlled substances. According to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Tennessee, Timothy Abbott appeared in U.S. District Court on Wednesday. In court, Abbott admitted…

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