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Jackson shooting sends 2 victims to hospital

JACKSON, Tenn.-At 8:40 Friday night, Jackson Police got a call of a shooting at the 700 block of North Hays Avenue, south of Lane College. A WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staffer says Lane College called and alerted students. Jackson Police say two victims have gunshot wounds and were transported by ambula

WBBJTV.COM - 2018-01-20 04:45:46

High-ranking Gangster Disciple sentenced to 30 years in racketeering

JACKSON, Tenn. - The highest-ranking member of the Gangster Disciples in Tennessee has been sentenced to serve 30 years on federal charges of racketeering and conspiracy. Byron Purdy, the "Governor of Governors" for the gang, pleaded guilty in July 2017 after his indictment in May 2016. According to

WBBJTV.COM - 2018-01-19 22:41:04

Shooting near college sends 2 to hospital in critical condition

JACKSON, Tenn. - Two young men are in critical condition after police say shots broke out near Lane College late Friday night. "It's very scary, since our school is right there," Lane College student Tea Fisher said. Jackson police say they got the call around 9:30 Friday night, rushing to the 700 b

WBBJTV.COM - 2018-01-21 03:14:20

MCSO deputy arrested, suspended with pay

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn - Madison County Sheriff John Mehr confirmed a deputy has been arrested. Deputy Shane Paar is allegedly accused of simple domestic assault, involving his son. The incident occurred around 11 a.m. Saturday on Madelyn Cove in Oakfield. Deputy Paar has been placed on administrative

WBBJTV.COM - 2018-01-21 04:35:04

2 suspects wanted in armed robbery at Smryna gas station

According to the Rutherford Co. Sheriff's Office, two suspects are wanted after robbing a Smyrna gas station with semi-automatic weapons. The robbery occurred at Allmaville Market around 7:45 p.m. on Friday evening. Detective Sgt. Jackson said the two suspects were allegedly carrying two semi-auto

WSMV - 2018-01-20 07:26:00

Parade honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

HARDEMAN COUNTY, Tenn - The streets in Bolivar were packed Saturday as many came together for an annual parade, honoring a civil rights hero. Hardeman county churches, law enforcement, and other organizations marched in the parade honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Organizers

WBBJTV.COM - 2018-01-21 04:36:27

Jackson police investigating East Jackson break-in

EAST JACKSON, Tenn. - Jackson police are investigating a break-in at a home in East Jackson Tuesday morning. According to police, officers responded to a report of a burglary at a home on the 100 block of Eden Street around 7 a.m. The victim told police that two men forced their way into the home an


Newbern residents offer helping hand to officers injured during Jan. 1 shooting

On Jan. 1, 2018, while the rest of the world was bringing in the New Year, the lives of two Newbern police officers took a turn for the worse, after sustaining gunshot injuries when responding to a disturbance call at Bettys Bar in Newbern, located at 114 Smith St. Alex Martin and Cranston Fisk wer

STATE GAZETTE - 2018-01-21 06:00:00

Man suspected of killing 21-year-old, hiding body gets $350K bail

The man accused of shooting and killing a Sun Prairie man was in Dane County court Friday afternoon. Daniel C. Lieske, 59, of Marshall, was charged in the death of 21-year-old Jesse Faber, whose body was found in a storage facility in Rio, about 30 miles north of where he was reportedly last seen in

FOX47.COM - 2018-01-20 16:10:14

MPD: bullets hit condominium on Madison's west side

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- Madison Police officers responded to gunshots being fired in the 300 block of Junction Road at around 10 Thursday night. According to Chief Mike Koval's blog, when officers arrived they did not find anything or anyone hurt. On Friday morning, officers found shell casings an

NBC15.COM - 2018-01-20 23:45:00

Portage woman held on $2,000 cash accused of string of scams

A Portage woman is being held on $2,000 cash bond for four misdemeanor cases after her arrest Tuesday, suspected of running a door-to-door scam. Jennifer P. Johnson, 38, appeared in Columbia County Circuit Court via video from jail on Friday charged with one count of misdemeanor theft and six counts

WISCNEWS.COM - 2018-01-19 23:46:00

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MADISON - 2018-01-21 07:45:59

Police find shell casings, damaged condo morning after reports of shots fired

MADISON, Wis. - Shell casings and property damage were found Friday morning after police responded Thursday night to reports of shots fired on Madison's west side, according to a release. Officers were sent just before 10 p.m. to the 300 block of Junction Road for reports of gunshots being heard, po

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-01-19 17:35:49

Man allegedly wielding knife nearby school arrested

BARABOO, Wis. (WMTV)-- Baraboo Police department responded to a man armed with a knife Thursday afternoon in the 400 block of 1st Street in the City of Baraboo. According to a Facebook post by the Baraboo Police Department, on Jan. 18 around 2:45 p.m., officers responded to the location where the su

NBC15.COM - 2018-01-20 22:59:00

Missing Sun Prairie man's body found in Rio storage locker; Marshall man arrested

MARSHALL -- The search for a missing Sun Prairie man has turned into a homicide investigation after police found the man's body in a storage unit in Rio, Dane County Sheriff Dave Mahoney said Thursday. A Marshall man has been arrested in connection with the death. Jesse Faber, 21, was shot during a


Multiple fire departments responding to structure fire in Springdale

SPRINGDALE, Wis. - Multiple fire departments are responding to a structure fire in a garage in Springdale around 10 p.m. Friday. The call for the fire came in just before 10 p.m. Mount Horeb, Verona and Cross Plains Fire Departments are at the scene on the 2600 block of County Highway J, according

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-01-20 05:00:35

Driver of log truck dies after crash in East Macon

The driver of a log truck apparently suffered a medical emergency Friday morning and crashed on Shurling Drive in East Macon. The Bibb county sheriffs office is investigating the crash that happened across from the Saint Pauls church at about 7 a.m. Friday. Bibb county coroner Leon Jones said t

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-19 14:47:00

Man dies following wreck in East Macon

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - The Bibb County Sheriff's Office believes a medical emergency caused the death of a log truck driver involved in an accident Friday in East Macon. It happened on Shurling Drive near St. Paul AME Church just after 7am. Witnesses told deputies that the driver of the 2018

41NBC.COM - 2018-01-19 22:18:28

Log truck accident in East Macon leaves two injured

Traffic Accident in East Macon/ Ronshad Berry (WGXA){ } MACON, Ga.-- Early Friday morning, Bibb Sheriff's deputies responded to the scene of a traffic accident in East Macon on Shurling Drive. According to deputies on the scene the driver of a log truck seems to have had a medical condition that ca


Log truck driver crashes into nurse's car but she can't save him

A log truck driver might have suffered a fatal medical emergency before he crashed into another car and ran off the road Friday morning. Andrew Willis, 46, of Alden Street in Macon, was pronounced dead shortly after 8 a.m. Friday at Coliseum Medical Centers, Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones said. "I

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-19 17:39:00