Crime

Former Crockett County Circuit Court bookkeeper indicted

CROCKETT COUNTY, Tenn. -- The former Crockett County Circuit Court bookkeeper has been indicted on charges of theft, official misconduct, and destruction of and tampering with governmental records. The Tennessee Comptroller's Office announced the indictment of April Hicks on Monday.…

2 arrested after guns, drugs found in Decatur Co. traffic stop

DECATUR COUNTY, Tenn. -- Two people are in custody after investigators found guns and drugs in a vehicle during a traffic stop on Monday. Investigators say Russell Long and Megan Newcomb were arrested after deputies stopped a vehicle near the…

Man allegedly kills roommate because "the demons told him to"

HARDEMAN COUNTY, Tenn. -- A man accused of stabbing his roommate at a home in Silerton is in custody. Matthew Lang, 25, is charged with first-degree murder after deputies responded to the Mayfield Lane home around 11 a.m. January 20…

Second suspect arrested in Back Yard BBQ shooting

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson police have confirmed a second person was arrested in a shooting Saturday at a west Jackson restaurant. Police say LeMarc Mills, 22, has been charged with attempted first-degree murder and vandalism over $10,000. Earlier this week,…

THP: 20 kilos of suspected meth recovered in Madison Co.

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Highway Patrol has confirmed investigators recovered 20 kilograms of a drug suspected to be methamphetamine on Thursday. THP confirmed the find Friday in a news release. The release says troopers and agents with the…

Former Parsons PTO president indicted on theft, forgery charge

PARSONS, Tenn. -- The former president of the Parsons Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization has been indicted on charges of theft and forgery. According to a news release, Mallory Parrish is now charged with one count of theft over $1,000…

Jackson firefighter arrested, placed on administrative leave

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson Fire Department has confirmed an eight-year veteran of the department was arrested Tuesday. Ray Harvison was arrested Tuesday afternoon in the parking lot of Walmart on South Highland Avenue, according to court documents. Court records…

Suspect in custody after Saturday shooting at local restaurant

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A man is in custody following a shooting Saturday afternoon at a west Jackson restaurant. Stephun Bush is currently charged with attempted first-degree murder after allegedly shooting at a person in the parking lot of Back Yard…

Man charged after drugs found Thursday

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A man accused of running from gang unit investigators at a west Jackson home appeared in court. Court documents say Jackson Police Department Gang Unit investigators were near Blackberry Trail on Thursday afternoon when investigators saw Trevion…

Woman charged after throwing knives, biscuits at boyfriend

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A woman accused of throwing utensils and food at her boyfriend Monday night faces a judge. Jordan Boyles is charged with simple assault after police say her boyfriend attempted to throw her out of an east Jackson…

JPD investigates shooting near restaurant

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson police are investigating a Saturday afternoon shooting in the parking lot of a local business. "As far as a business owner's concern, you hate that it happened at…

4 charged after meth found in Greenfield home

GREENFIELD, Tenn. -- Four people have been arrested on charges related to methamphetamine after investigators with the Weakley County Sheriff's Department searched a Greenfield home, according to a news release. Timothy Lee Miller, 56, of Greenfield, Tiffany Rene Pritchard,…

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