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Nashville mom drops infant while being assaulted, robbed

Keawanna Burton-Metro Police NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Metro Police have arrested a woman after allegedly assaulting a mother holding her infant, causing her to drop the child. According to arrest records for Keawanna L. Burton, the assault took place on March 4 at a residence on the 100 block of Old Trail

FOX17.COM - 2018-03-20 11:29:59

Man tells police ex posted video of him engaged in sex act

A Bowling Green man told police Friday that an ex-girlfriend posted a video online of him engaged in a sex act, according to police records. The man said his former girlfriend posted the video on social media Friday. He said he had text messages from the woman admitting she posted the video and took

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-21 12:15:00

Search ongoing for 2 armed men who robbed Hendersonville restaurant

Police are searching for two men who they say robbed a popular Hendersonville restaurant at gunpoint. According to investigators, the robbers walked into the Casa Vieja restaurant on North Anderson Lane just before 10:30 p.m. Monday. Police say the suspects, both white males, were both wearing dark-

WSMV - 2018-03-20 13:53:00

New music festival planned for Gallatin

A new music festival is being planned for Gallatin on Aug. 18. Fire on the Water Festival will be hosted by the city of Gallatin with planning help from Sumner County government, Sumner County Tourism and the Gallatin Chamber of Commerce. Mayor Paige Brown told Council members Tuesday night a maximu

WSMV - 2018-03-21 05:52:00

Gallatin High School student arrested with unloaded gun

Officials with the Sumner Co. Sheriff's Office say a juvenile student was arrested for carrying an unloaded gun on campus Wednesday. Shortly after school began, the schools' resource officer was alerted that there might be a student inside the school with a gun. The officer called more deputies to

WSMV - 2018-03-21 21:33:00

Man accused of attempted murder of witness in case against father

A Bowling Green man is accused of shooting at his neighbors, one of whom is a witness in a criminal case against his father. Warren County Sheriff's Office deputies charged Jacob Ray Brock, 21, of 2716 Blue Level Providence Road on Sunday, with two counts of attempted murder and one count of intimid

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-20 12:30:00

Unloaded handgun found at GHS, student arrested

A Gallatin High School student has been arrested after an unloaded handgun was found in his backpack Wednesday. A school resource officer was notified that a student was possibly armed with a handgun shortly after classes began at 8:15 a.m., according to Aaron Pickard, chief deputy with the Sumner C

GALLATINNEWS.COM - 2018-03-21 17:21:00

Cocaine distribution investigation leads to seizure of drugs, guns, cash

An ongoing investigation into the distribution of cocaine in the Middle Tennessee area resulted in the arrest of three people and the seizure of 8 kilograms of cocaine, two guns and more than $225,000. The investigation by the Metro Nashville specialized investigations division major case task force

LEBANON DEMOCRAT - 2018-03-20 00:09:00

You can help: A local family loses everything in house fire

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) -- One local family is being forced to start over after they lost everything in a house fire earlier this week. On March 13, the Mudd family woke up in the middle of the night to a burning house. Thankfully, all four kids and both parents were able to escape the house fire


Glasgow woman arrested on drug charges

A Glasgow woman is facing drug charges after being arrested Sunday. According to a Glasgow Police Department news release, a vehicle driven by Tabatha M. Blakley, 33, was stopped for not having a rear license plate light. It was determined that Blakley was under the influence of drugs after GPD of


Crews battling apartment complex fire in Sumner County

Crews are working to battle an apartment complex fire in Sumner County. The fire is happening at the Copper Ridge Apartments on New Highway 52 East in Westmoreland. Several additional agencies have responded, including firefighters from Portland and Gallatin. It's not clear if anyone was injured in


Firefighters on scene of overnight fire at apartment complex in Westmoreland

Firefighters are on the scene of a fire that took place overnight at an apartment complex in Westmoreland. According to the Southeast Community Fire Department in Bethpage, the fire took place at Copper Ridge Apartments, 1535 New Highway 52. Along with the Southeast Community Fire Department, Oak G



Officer Trevor Morrison conducted a traffic stop on East Main Street after seeing the occupants of a vehicle not wearing seat belts. During the stop, Officer Morrison saw an AR-15 rifle in the backseat and a handgun, later confirmed to be stolen, on the dash. During a search of the vehicle, officers


4 Apartments Damaged In Westmoreland Fire

WESTMORELAND, Tenn. - Four units were damaged after fire broke out at a Sumner County apartment complex. The incident was reported early Monday morning at the Copper Ridge Apartments in Westmoreland. Several units were damaged but firefighters were able to save half of the eight-unit complex. No inj


Barren deputy dies after line-of-duty heart attack

Barren County Sheriff's Detective Rusty Anderson died in the line of duty Sunday after a suffering a heart attack minutes before leaving his home to assist other deputies with an investigation. Anderson was 47. "We were following up on an investigation and (Barren County Sheriff Kent Keen) had calle


$50,000 Powerball Winner in Nashville

Nashville, TN (WDEF) - Last night's Powerball drawing created thousands of winning tickets in Tennessee, including a $50,000 winner in Nashville. Although the $457 million Powerball jackpot was won in Pennsylvania, there's another mega-prize still up for grabs: a $377 million Mega Millions jackpot f


One car flees after five-car wreck closes State Route 109

According to a Tennessee Highway Patrol report, Joe K. Ray, 63, of Portland; Steve Cox, 57, of Watertown; Donald Reno, 55, of Hermitage; and an unknown driver in a Nissan Maxima were traveling north at about 8:20 a.m. on State Route 109. The Nissan Maxima stopped to make a left turn onto Stewart Roa

LEBANON DEMOCRAT - 2018-03-20 00:02:00

2 wanted for stealing wallet from elderly man at Smyrna Cracker Barrel

(Courtesy: Smyrna Police Department) SMYRNA, Tenn. (WKRN) - Police are searching for two men who are believed to have distracted an elderly man before taking his wallet at the Smyrna Cracker Barrel. It happened on Feb. 17 at the location off Sam Ridley Parkway. Smyrna police said the suspects appr


More than 200K in cash seized in South Nashville drug bust

Photo: WKRN NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - Three people were arrested Thursday after a traffic stop led police to a South Nashville home filled with drugs and cash. According to an affidavit, Metro police attempted to pull over a vehicle for a traffic violation when the two men inside stopped the car a


Fatal wreck in Gallatin closes portion of Vietnam Vets Boulevard

Do you know what to do if you are in an accident? Here are some tips. One person is dead Friday after a fatal wreck in Sumner County that has closed a portion of Vietnam Veterans Boulevard in both directions. According to the Gallatin Police Department, the single-car crash involved a vehicle cros