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Teen charged with marijuana trafficking
According to the Bowling Green-Warren County Drug Task Force, agents observed Jacob Denson, 18, taking possession of two parcels containing 6.7 pounds of marijuana and placing them in the trunk of his car.
Jury calls for 20 years for man convicted of shooting Simpson deputy
SCOTTSVILLE — Ben Wyatt had no right to open fire on the detective who attempted to serve him with an arrest warrant two years ago, the attorney prosecuting the case argued Friday.An Allen County jury agreed with 49th Circuit Commonwealth's Attorney Clint Willis' argument, convicting Wyatt of first-
Man walks away injured in Todd County wreck
Alexis Salazar, 23, Russellville, was west on U.S. 68 in the area of Old Quarry Road when his vehicle crossed into the eastbound lanes, ran down an embankment and overturned multiple times before coming to a rest in a field, said Todd County deputies.
Fox News apologizes for using Patti LaBelle photo in Aretha Franklin tribute
– Fox News issued an apology after using a photo of Patti LaBelle during its coverage of Aretha Franklin’s death.Franklin, famously known as the Queen of Soul, died Thursday at age 76 from advanced pancreatic cancer.Hours after Franklin’s passing, the network ran a news package highlighting her most
Simpson deputy testifies about being shot
SCOTTSVILLE – When he went to serve an arrest warrant against Ben Wyatt two years ago, Detective Eddie Lawson of the Simpson County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday he did not expect the encounter to end up with the two exchanging what he called a "continuous volley of gunfire" that left Lawson with
Man hit, killed by train in Hendersonville
"Based on the information we have at this point, we don't have any reason to believe this was a suicide," Harris said.
Warren County grand jury returns indictments
The following people were indicted Wednesday by a Warren County grand jury:Jacob Tyler Alvey, 23, 308 Sandalwood Drive, second-degree burglary, theft by unlawful taking of property valued at $500 or more but less than $10,000, second-degree criminal mischief; transfer bond.Alyssa Gayle Chaffin, 23,
Prosecutor: Defendant admitted to shooting detective
The detective said when he reached for his pepper spray, Wyatt pulled out a handgun. An ensuing shootout left Lawson with serious gunshot wounds to his hip, leg and foot.
Hot Rods pick up 6-0 shutout win at Great Lakes
The Hot Rods will look to win the series Thursday. Right-hander Tobias Myers (10-5, 3.50) is slated to start for Bowling Green. Great Lakes will counter with lefty John Rooney (0-0, 3.00). First pitch from Dow Diamond Stadium is set for 6:05 p.m. CDT.
Man dies after being hit by train in Hendersonville
HENDERSONVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Police say a man was killed when he was hit by a train in Hendersonville on Thursday night.The incident happened on the railroad tracks near the 200 block of Rockland Road.According to the Hendersonville Police Department, Daniel Kelm was struck by a southbound CSX train.
Family's mobile home a total loss after early morning fire
"I said, you know, 'Everything in that house you guys can replace, but at least you still have the baby and her mom.'" said neighbor, Kimberly Bowman. "And I was like, 'so you guys can work and build everything back up, but you can't replace them.'"
Former Timothy Madden attorney responds to order to turn over case information
SCOTTSVILLE, Kentucky (WBKO) --Travis Lock has responded to a court order that required him to turn over information in the case of Timothy Madden.Madden is accused of kidnapping, raping, and murdering 7-year-old Gabbi Doolin in Scottsville in 2015. Lock represented Madden before beingdisqualifiedin
18-Year-Old Suspects In Stolen Vehicle Arrested
Both Brown and his passenger, 18-year-old Landon Hobson, were captured and taken into custody.
Pedestrian hit, killed by train in Hendersonville
HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - A pedestrian was hit and killed by a train in Hendersonville Thursday afternoon.It happened around 3:50 p.m. on the tracks near Rockland Road and Imperial Boulevard.Police said the victim was walking along the tracks when he was struck. The victim’s name has not yet be
ABC to air one-hour special edition of '20/20' on Aretha Franklin Thursday night
"ARETHA: Soul, Song, R-e-s-p-e-c-t" will air at 7 p.m. CDT, reflecting on the life and legacy of the musical icon who died Thursday.
Man dies after taken into custody in Simpson County
Kentucky State Police is investigating the death of a Louisville man after he was taken into custody in Simpson County Saturday, Aug. 11.According to a press release from Kentucky State Police, at 12:27 p.m. state police received a call of a domestic disturbance on Allen Road. Simpson County sheriff
Warren County wet/dry petition may still have a chance for November ballot
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --Tuesday was the deadline for petitions to be submitted to the Warren County Clerk's Office for the wet-dry vote to be placed on the November ballot, but they came up short of the 13,000 signatures needed.
Federal grand jury charges Louisville man in connection with fatal heroin overdose
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville man has been charged by a grand jury after authorities say a Bowling Green woman died from a heroin overdose.According to a release from the Department of Justice, 22-year-old Damone Bell was charged by a federal grand jury on Wednesday.
Man arranges to meet child for sex in Cookeville, meets undercover officer instead
Cookeville police said that 40-year-old Shannon Gene Murphy, a White House resident, arranged a meeting with who he thought was a young child.
New Taco Bell planned in Gallatin
A new Taco Bell location is being considered next to the Kroger Marketplace in Gallatin.The new restaurant would be built on approximately 1 acre of vacant property next to the grocery store’s gas station at 2057 Nashville Pike across from Pilot View road, according to a plans submitted to the city’