Crime

Altercation at Huntingdon Wendy's leaves 1 injured

HUNTINGDON, Tenn. -- Around 11 p.m. on Oct. 5, a man drove through this Wendy's drive-thru for a meal. When he noticed his food was cold, things then took an unexpected turn. "He was like, 'Momma, I really thought that…

Texas woman arrested after drugs found in battery

FAYETTE COUNTY, Tenn. -- A Texas woman was arrested following a traffic stop Wednesday morning. The West Tennessee Drug Task Force says 30-year-old Bereniz Cavazos was stopped by agents on Interstate 40 in Fayette County. The task force says…

Investigation underway into shooting outside jail

HARDEMAN COUNTY, Tenn. -- Tennessee Bureau of Investigation agents are investigating an officer-involved shooting outside of a local jail. According to a news release from the TBI, at the request of 25th…

Jackson man receives 62 year sentence for gun, drug charges

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A Jackson man has been sentenced 62 years in prison for gun and drug charges. According to a news release from District Attorney Jody Pickens, he states Kentavis Antwon Jones was released in January of 2019 after…

Man wanted in Kansas homicide found in Madison County

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- The U.S. Marshal Service says a man wanted in Kansas was found in Madison County. Marshals say Andrel Spates Jr. was tracked to a home on Sable Wood Cove in Three Way, where he then surrendered…

TBI investigating officer-involved shooting in Hardeman County

HARDEMAN COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Hardeman County. According to the TBI, correctional officers with the Hardeman County Sheriff's Office were outside of the Hardeman…

Search continues for Jackson murder suspect, reward offered

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Authorities are still searching for Randall Lee Rose, who is accused of murdering a 70-year-old woman Saturday evening in Jackson. Rose is wanted by the Jackson Police Department, U.S. Marshals, and the Tennessee Department of Correction for…

Madison County Sheriff issues warning on fentanyl-laced pills

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- Madison County Sheriff John Mehr is issuing a public safety alert following a warning from the Drug Enforcement Administration about counterfeit pills. The DEA has seen an alarming increase in both the lethality and availability of…

Juvenile in critical condition after shooting at Memphis school

UPDATE (9/30/21 11:50 a.m.) -- Police say the suspect has been detained. MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A Thursday morning shooting at a Memphis elementary school has left one in critical condition. According to the Memphis Police Department, officers responded to Cummings…

Neighbor, friend of Tuesday shooting victim speaks out

JACKSON, Tenn. -- An overnight shooting has left one person dead. Around 11 p.m. Tuesday night, officers with the Jackson Police Department responded to a report of a shooting at Parkway East Apartments.…

1 dead, 1 in custody after Tuesday night shooting in Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- One person is dead and another is in custody after a Tuesday night shooting. The Jackson Police Department responded to the 200 block of Roosevelt Parkway shortly after 11 p.m. after a report of shots fired. Upon…

Accused killer of Hardin County deputy appears in court

HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn. -- The man accused of killing Hardin County Deputy Matthew Locke made his initial court appearance Tuesday. The arraignment for Todd Stricklin was held in front of General Sessions Judge Danny Smith. A "not guilty" plea was…

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