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Police: Escapee spotted after evading officers during chase

[gtxvideo vid="MSiQPGZy" playlist="" pid="OTSe9U1y" thumb="http://player.gtxcel.com/thumbs/MSiQPGZy.jpg" vtitle="Escapee Search Continues PKG”] JACKSON, Tenn. -- A renewed effort is under way to find a fugitive on the run in West Tennessee who has already eluded law enforcement twice. Jason Kirk has been on…

Nashville police arrest man in fatal shooting at nightclub

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Nashville police have made an arrest in the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old boy inside a downtown nightclub. Police said in a statement that 19-year-old Christian A. Evans was arrested late Tuesday on a charge of…

Martin police ID suspects in Walmart thefts; one arrested

[gtxvideo vid="NZtvzHw2" playlist="" pid="OTSe9U1y" thumb="http://player.gtxcel.com/thumbs/NZtvzHw2.jpg" vtitle="Walmart Felony Theft”] MARTIN, Tenn. -- Police have identified the two men they say are responsible for Walmart thefts on June 15 and have already arrested one of them. Marquisetin Williams, 21, of Dyersburg has…

Police: Escaped inmate on run could be in West Tennessee

[gtxvideo vid="F62WPlRv" playlist="" pid="OTSe9U1y" thumb="http://player.gtxcel.com/thumbs/F62WPlRv.jpg" vtitle="Escaped Inmate Search PKG”] JACKSON, Tenn. -- The search for an escaped inmate intensifies in West Tennessee almost 48 hours after he walked away from a work detail in Middle Tennessee. Originally from West Tennessee,…

Former Woodbury Police chief pleads guilty

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The U.S. Attorney in Nashville says former Woodbury Police Chief Kevin Mooneyham has pleaded guilty to a federal theft charge. Media cited a statement from the U.S. Attorney's Office in reporting that Mooneyham admitted on Monday…

First lady, Memphis police deliver books to children

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Children in Memphis are getting some new reading material, thanks to local police and first lady Crissy Haslam. Haslam and the Memphis Police Department delivered books to Memphis children on Friday as part of the Read20Book…

Police ID plane crash victims as Tennessee doctor, family

PLAINVILLE, Mass. (AP) - Police have tentatively identified the three people killed when their small plane crashed into a Massachusetts home as a Tennessee doctor, his wife and college-age daughter. Plainville police say they believe the pilot of the Beechcraft…

Police identify 6 killed in wreck outside Chattanooga

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Police have released identities of the six people killed in a crash in southern Tennessee. Chattanooga police said the crash happened Thursday evening when a semi-truck hit eight other vehicles that were stopped due to construction.…

Humboldt police: Men caught during home burglary

[gtxvideo vid="JDTuK8Xx" playlist="" pid="OTSe9U1y" thumb="http://player.gtxcel.com/thumbs/JDTuK8Xx.jpg" vtitle="Agg Burglary Arrest”] HUMBOLDT, Tenn. -- Two men are behind bars after police say they caught them in the act of burglarizing a home. Officers were called around 10 a.m. Wednesday to a home in…

Sheriff IDs victims in Weakley Co. murder-suicide

WEAKLEY COUNTY, Tenn. -- A man and his wife are dead following a murder-suicide just outside Martin, according to the Weakley County Sheriff's Office. Deputies say a man shot his wife several times before later turning the gun on himself.…

Jackson police warn movers of Craigslist scam

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson police say scammers are using the Internet to advertise property they don't own. But by the time victims realize they've been had, they've already lost money. Police say scammers are pocketing thousands of dollars by taking…

Jackson police claim 2015 Battle of the Badges title

[gtxvideo vid="TWjC4itC" playlist="" pid="OTSe9U1y" thumb="http://player.gtxcel.com/thumbs/TWjC4itC.jpg" vtitle="BOTB Award Ceremony”] NORTH JACKSON -- The 2015 Battle of the Badges winners were honored Thursday. The Jackson Police Department takes the trophy this year. For two weeks, first responders gave blood to try and…

Police pursue robbery suspect in east Jackson

[gtxvideo vid="p2ZdYHFV" playlist="" pid="OTSe9U1y" thumb="http://player.gtxcel.com/thumbs/p2ZdYHFV.jpg" vtitle="Strong Armed Robbery Chase 6pm”] EAST JACKSON -- Police are pursuing a suspect in a strong-arm robbery with the assistance of K-9 units in a wooded area. Jackson police say the suspect fled into a…

Union City police, ATF investigate online church threats

[gtxvideo vid="OOVui0k0" playlist="" pid="OTSe9U1y" thumb="http://player.gtxcel.com/thumbs/OOVui0k0.jpg" vtitle="Church Threats Suspect Search”] UNION CITY, Tenn. -- Police in Union City are investigating recent threats toward local churches posted online. Officers say they have tracked the IP address linked to the person responsible for…

Man accused of giving police false identity during traffic stop

[gtxvideo vid="2IS4suqY" playlist="" pid="OTSe9U1y" thumb="http://player.gtxcel.com/thumbs/2IS4suqY.jpg" vtitle="Black Criminal Impersonation”] DOWNTOWN JACKSON -- A man was in city court Thursday on accusations of giving police a fake name and social security number during a traffic stop. Police say Germaine Black was driving…

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