Crime

ATF offers reward in theft of guns from Memphis pawn shop

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Federal authorities are investigating the theft of guns from a pawn shop in West Tennessee. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said in a news release that about nine guns were stolen from Cash…

Second suspect faces murder charge in Dyersburg shooting

DYERSBURG, Tenn. -- A second suspect is now charged with murder in a shooting that left one man dead. Police say a second suspect, identified as Jordyn R. Bell, 22, formerly of Joliet, Illinois, has been charged with first-degree murder…

Jackson police search for person of interest in theft

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Investigators with the Jackson Police Department are investigating a theft, and are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a person of interest. Police say the theft happened June 13 at the Speedway store on Highway 70…

Family reacts after officer-involved shooting in west Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. --Officers with the Jackson Police Department responded to a home in the 800 block of Westwood Ave. around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday night for a burglary. Investigators said when they arrived, a suspect barricaded himself in a bedroom in…

Police search for person of interest in credit, identity theft

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Investigators with the Jackson Police Department are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a person of interest in an identity and credit card theft. Police say between June 6 and June 17, surveillance video shows…

Suspect in Hollywood gas station homicide charged

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A Memphis man suspected of fatally shooting a Jackson man Sunday morning at a Hollywood Drive gas station appears in court. Eugene Richmond, 35, is charged with murder during the perpetration of especially aggravated robbery, especially aggravated…

Suspect in Martin Slide-N-Ride burglary arrested

MARTIN, Tenn. -- A man wanted in connection with a May burglary at a Martin business is now in custody. Martin police say Brandon Henry, 39, was arrested Monday afternoon on Highway 190. Police say officers saw Henry between the…

Man charged with murder in Dyersburg shooting

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Dyersburg police have arrested a man in connection with a June 10 shooting. Police say 24-year-old Demetrice Livingston is charged in the fatal shooting of Demarko Robertson on Liberty Street in Dyersburg. In a news release, police…

Milan man sentenced to 12 years after guilty plea

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A Milan man is sentenced to more than 12 years in federal custody after pleading guilty in a case involving a minor. In March, Kenneth Fongers pleaded guilty to one count of transportation of a minor to…

Police ID victim, suspect in Sunday morning homicide

JACKSON, Tenn. --  Jackson police have identified the man killed Sunday morning at a west Jackson gas station as 18-year-old Isaiah Day. Police say Day, of Jackson, was in a vehicle investigators believe Eugene Richmond, 35, of Memphis, had stolen…

Early morning house fire ruled arson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A house fire early Friday morning in north Jackson is being investigated as arson. The Jackson Fire Department responded to the fire at a home on Bethel Park Cove just before…

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