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Police: Body positively ID'd as missing Nashville woman

(Courtesy: Wilma Taylor) GALLATIN, Tenn. (WKRN) - Gallatin police said the body recovered in the debris of a burned barn has been positively identified as a missing Nashville woman. Letitia Lane's remains were found at the barn on Church Street on Thursday, one week after the structure caught on f

WKRN - 2018-03-23 20:30:43

Rutherford County crews rescue people from car trapped under semi truck on I-24

Crews saved multiple people trapped under a semi truck after a crash on I-24 on Friday. Photos from the Rutherford County EMS Special Operations Division show a Corvette trapped under a semi truck. The crash happened on I-24 West near Joe B Jackson. Crews said the extrication was difficult but the

FOX17.COM - 2018-03-23 15:56:19

Teens arrested in 'bump and rob' cases in Bellevue, Brentwood - WSMV News 4

Three teens have been arrested in connection with a "bump and run" incident in Bellevue and Brentwood. (WSMV) Three teens have been arrested in connection with a "bump and run" incident in Bellevue and Brentwood. (WSMV)

WSMV - 2018-03-24 02:45:00

Police: 40 pounds of marijuana found in luggage at Nashville airport

Authorities have made an arrest after finding 40 pounds of marijuana inside luggage at Nashville International Airport. Police were tipped off by the DEA that two pieces of luggage filled with marijuana were coming to Nashville on an Alaska Airlines flight from Seattle, WA, on Thursday. Authorities

WSMV - 2018-03-23 14:24:00

Nashville Dad Force Fed Son Hot Sauce, Hit Him With Pole: Police

Unsatisfied with his 10-year-old son's calisthenics, a Nashville man force fed him hot sauce and beat him with a lobster snare, police say. NASHVILLE, TN -- Apparently displeased with his son's push-ups and sit-ups, a Nashville man force fed the 10-year-old habanero sauce and hit him with a lobster

PATCH - 2018-03-24 12:10:04

VIDEO & PHOTOS: Crash on I-24 at Joe B. Jackson Parkway

From Rutherford County EMS Special Operations A crash involving a tractor trailer and a black Corvette blocked the westbound lanes of I-24 at Joe B. Jackson Parkway for nearly five-hours. The crash happened around 10:30 Friday when a Corvette became pinned underneath the semi with multiple people

WGNSRADIO.COM - 2018-03-23 07:00:00

TN Bill Requiring TennCare Recipients To Work Hits Snag

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - A bill requiring some TennCare recipients to work suddenly hit a snag Thursday. "This is easily the worst bill we will pass in the legislature this year," said Rep. Mike Stewart. Despite 'no' votes from Democrats, the work requirement bill for some recipients on

LOCALMEMPHIS.COM - 2018-03-24 00:23:03

9 injured in crash involving MTA bus in downtown Nashville - WSMV News 4

Several people have been injured in an MTA bus crash in downtown Nashville. The bus and another vehicle were involved in a wreck at 8:30 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Rosa L. Parks Avenue and Union Street. According to News 4's photographer, the bus also crashed into the sign outside of the 3

WSMV - 2018-03-22 17:11:00

Police: Body found at burned barn believed to be missing woman

(Courtesy: Metro-Nashville Police Department) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - Metro police believe a body recovered in debris of a burned barn are believed to be those of a missing woman.(Courtesy: Wilma Taylor) The discovery was made on Thursday off Church Street in Gallatin. Letitia Lane, 45, has been

WKRN - 2018-03-22 21:40:19

Nashville coach charged with soliciting sex from high school student

Leon Weldon Garlington (Courtesy: TSU Athletics) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - A teacher at a Nashville high school has been arrested for allegedly soliciting sex from a teen girl at the school. Metro police reported 25-year-old Leon Weldon Garlington allegedly began messaging a 17-year-old girl on In


Teen shot in face outside Kroger in Hermitage

A teen was shot in the face outside a popular Midstate grocery store overnight. The shooting happened outside the Kroger on Old Hickory Boulevard in Hermitage just before midnight Thursday. The 18-year-old victim's girlfriend may be the only person who knows what happened moments before the gun went


12 new restaurants, businesses opening in Murfreesboro in 2018

Bubba Gandy Seafood and Cajun Market franchisees Marcellus and Nekita Banks are set to open the restaurant March 29. The market and eatery will be located at 2445 Memorial Blvd. near the former Jack-in-the-Box restaurant. In addition to a variety of seafood, traditional Cajun fare will be available,

DAILY NEWS JOURNAL - 2018-03-22 16:02:23

Foul Play Suspected In Nashville Woman's Disappearance

NASHVILLE, TN -- Metro Police say they suspect foul play in the disappearance of a 46-year-old woman 10 days ago. Letitia Lane has not been seen since March 10. On March 12, a co-worker called her phone after she didn't show up for work at the AT&T Building. The co-worker heard a woman crying and a


2 suspects wanted in robbery at Domino's Pizza in Antioch - WSMV News 4

Police are looking for the two men who robbed an Antioch fast-food restaurant at gunpoint. The employees at the Domino's Pizza on Hamilton Crossings said they heard the drive-thru doorbell go off at 11:55 p.m. Wednesday. When the victims walked over to the window, they said there was an older-model


Gun found in backpack of Blackman Middle School student

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A gun was found in an eighth-grader's locker at Blackman Middle School in Murfreesboro Thursday morning. The student has been arrested, according to an email sent to parents from Rutherford County Schools spokesman James Evans. At about 11 a.m., the school adminis

DAILY NEWS JOURNAL - 2018-03-22 17:58:17

BREAKING: Motorcyclist killed on Franklin Road Wednesday afternoon in collision with police car

Photo: The intersection of Concord Road at Franklin Road courtesy of a City of Brentwood traffic cam. This view shows the scene early Wednesday evening after the earlier accident was cleared. The Tennessee Highway Patrol has confirmed that a motorcyclist was killed in a collision with a Brentwood Po


Nashville Officials Tread Carefully Into Possible Reduction To Sgt. Robert Forrest's Pension

Nashville officials are debating a potential cut to former bodyguard Robert Forrest's pension, following his affair with ex-Mayor Megan Barry and his subsequent decision to retire from his public position. The Nashville Employee Benefits Board has sole authority over setting the terms of the sergean


New shortcut to link Murfreesboro's Medical Center & Old Fort parkways

Future commuters seeking to drive between Medical Center and Old Fort parkways will get a shortcut that avoids Thompson Lane, according to Murfreesboro road plans. The city's 2040 Major Thoroughfare Plan calls for a 1,400-foot connector street linking Robert Rose Drive off Old Fort to Gateway Boulev


18-Year-Old Arrested For Rioting During Antioch High Walkout

ANTIOCH, TN -- Metro Police arrested an 18-year-old Antioch High School student accused of rioting after last week's National Student Walkout event turned "unruly." Fiacle Mugisha, 18, is charged with aggravated rioting. Nine other Antioch High students - two 17-year-olds, two 16-year-olds, four 15


La Vergne officers injured while arresting fleeing suspect - WSMV News 4

Two La Vergne police officers were injured while trying to arrest a suspect on Monday afternoon, according to a news release. The officers approached a man sitting in a car on Centrepoint Way around 3:30 p.m. The suspect, identified as 26-year-old Majibu Kisesa, attempted to flee as the officers tri