Crime

TBI investigates apparent homicide in Benton County

BENTON COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation confirmed Friday afternoon that a man is dead in an apparent homicide in Big Sandy. The TBI has identified the man as 35-year-old Garren Crafton. Crafton was found dead at an…

US Marshals seek suspect in Hardin Co. fire station burglary

HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn. -- U.S. Marshals are asking the public to help locate a man wanted in connection with a break-in at a rural fire station. Jeremy Harvey, 41, of Hardin County is wanted in connection with a February burglary…

Hardin Co. man indicted on child pornography charges

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A Savannah man is facing multiple child pornography charges after an investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, FBI and Savannah Police Department, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. Andrew Hilmar Sanchez, 30, is accused of coercing…

Martin police investigate after gunshots fired outside bar

MARTIN, Tenn. -- Police are investigating after gunshots rang out early Sunday morning outside a bar in Martin. An officer was in a nearby parking lot when the shots were fired outside Slide and Ride Saloon, located at 627 North…

Haywood Co. Sheriff's Office investigating Monday burglaries

HAYWOOD COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Haywood County Sheriff's Office is investigating two early morning burglaries at businesses on Highway 70. The sheriff's office says the suspect entered the Moose Lodge, at 2219 Highway 70 West, and the Firehouse Bar,…

Police seek man in connection with north Jackson shooting

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Police are searching for a man after a Tuesday morning shooting leaves another man injured in north Jackson. Paul Lee, 31, of Jackson is wanted in connection with the shooting that occurred around 11:35 a.m. Tuesday on…

Man charged in theft of guns from Weakley Co. home

WEAKLEY COUNTY, Tenn. -- Authorities have made an arrest in connection with the theft of dozens of guns. Scottie Owens, 37, of Carroll County has been charged with aggravated burglary and theft over $10,000 in connection with the theft. Owens is…

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