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One man arrested for three counts reckless endangerment
Two children were inside a home when a Cookeville man allegedly fired a gun in the living room. Jacob Bunker, 25, was ultimately arrested for three charges of reckless endangerment and one ... This item is available in full to subscribers. Two children were inside a home when a Cookeville man allege
Dunlap Police arrest sex offender on school property with kids in van
DUNLAP, Tennessee (WDEF) - A Sequatchie County detective spotted a registered sex offender at a school Friday morning. He witnessed 37 year old Jonathon Eric Kelly driving a van on school property with three children inside it. Kelly is classified as a Violent Against Children sex offender. So this
Murfreesboro man pleads guilty to sexual battery
Rutherford County Crime Stoppers allows people to anonymously submit tips to crimes they may have witnessed. Here is how to submit a tip. Ayrika Whitney/USA TODAY NETWORK - Tennessee A Murfreesboro man indicted on charges of sexual battery pleaded guilty last week. Mokbel Massoud, 34, of Murfreesbo
Estes Kefauver, Penicillin and Dr. Agnew
Most of us are familiar with the antibiotic, Penicillin, but one woman in the Rhea County area knew about it in a very personal way. Mrs. S. E. Paul, from Spring City, was given the "new" drug in 1943 at Thomison Hospital in Dayton. She had contracted a staphylococcus blood stream infection and was
Convicted Felon Charged In Serious Hit-&-Run Crash
FRANKLIN, Tenn. - After a rollover, hit-and-run crash left a woman seriously injured, a convicted felon was back behind bars in connection to the wreck. The crash happened around 8:30 p.m. Monday on Interstate 65 just south of Murfreesboro Road. Police in Franklin said a reckless driver ran a Spring
WB I-40 Closed Near Crossville After Head-On Crash
CROSSVILLE, Tenn. - Westbound lanes of Interstate 40 have been closed outside Crossville after a pickup crossed into oncoming traffic and hit two semi-trucks head-on. The crash happened around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday near mile marker 316. Officials from the Tennessee Highway Patrol said the black Dod
Crime: Murfreesboro Police respond to aggravated assault at Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital
Photo by Andrew Wigdor / MTSU Sidelines Murfreesboro Police responded to an aggravated assault at Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital on Tuesday at approximately 6:04 p.m. Upon arrival, officers made contact with multiple hospital staff members. The staff members stated that one of their nurses had bee
Patricia 'Pat' Marie Lyle
GAINESBORO - Funeral services for Patricia "Pat" Marie Lyle, 58, of Gainesboro, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home. Cremation was chosen. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday, Jan. 20, from 3-8 p.m., and Sunday, Jan. 21, from n
Crash snarls traffic on Everett Turnpike in Nashua; two sent to hospital
NASHUA - A pair of drivers were hospitalized, one with serious injuries, following a three-car crash on the F.E. Everett Turnpike that backed up evening rush hour traffic for miles Thursday. The crash at about 5:30 p.m. occurred on the northbound side of the turnpike and both Nashua and Merrimack F
Woman who led police on two-state chase pleads not guilty
NASHUA - The 54-year-old Nashua woman who led police on a two-state chase after making the false claim that her son had been shot and killed inside her home pleaded not guilty to multiple charges Thursday. Carmelita Vergez faces her next appearance in Hillsborough County Superior Court on Feb. 15.
Five things to do in Chelmsford this week
1 LIVE MUSIC The Princeton Station, 147 Princeton St., North Chelmsford, Jan. 26, 9 p.m. Live music with Mike Moore. More info: princetonstation.com. 2 NORTH ROAD SHOWCASE Chelmsford Center for The Arts, 1A North Road, Chelmsford, Jan. 26, 8 p.m., doors open at 7:30 p.m.Chelmsford Center for The Art
Chelmsford police make arrest in heroin, cocaine case
Chelmsford police report the arrest of a man on heroin and cocaine-trafficking charges, and arrested a second suspect who police said had an outstanding warrant. Police Deputy Chief Dan Ahern said police arrested Juan Carlos Marinez-Santana, 29, of Lawrence, and have charged him with: -- Resisting a
Woman accused of falsely claiming son died, leading police on chase
Police say woman fled from home after officers tried to arrest son Updated: 12:45 PM EST Jan 18, 2018 Police say woman fled from home after officers tried to arrest son Police say woman fled from home after officers tried to arrest son A Nashua woman accused of leading police on a chase after fals
Video shows man stealing bras from Marlborough store
MARLBOROUGH - Police are searching for the man who stole several bras from a Solomon Pond Mall store earlier this month. Surveillance video released by Marlborough Police Thursday shows a man walk into Victoria's Secret around 2 p.m. on Jan. 10 and position himself behind a display case in the middl
One injured in rush hour multi-car crash in Nashua, traffic back-up into Mass.
First-responders work to remove a driver from the wreckage of an accident on the Everett Turnpike in Nashua on Thursday night. Photo/Jeffrey Hastings NASHUA, NH - A crash involving multiple vehicles closed the Everett Turnpike northbound just North of Exit 8 on Jan. 18 during rush hour. Initial repo
5 Things To Do This Week
1. Berlin-Boylston SEPAC: meeting and presentation "Parents' Basic Rights and Responsibilities," 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24; Berlin Memorial School Library, 34 South St., Berlin. All welcome. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.sepac-berlin-boylston.org. To join
Authorities Say Missing Rosemead 10-Year-Old Girl Ran Away, Not in Danger
Despite the girl leaving on her own, anyone with information regarding her whereabouts is urged to call the sheriff's Missing Persons Unit or 911. Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Authorities released more details Friday about a 10-year-old girl who went missing from her Rosemead school, sayi
Traffic trouble: 101 already closed by mud, now Interstate 5 could be shut by snow
The 101 Freeway has been closed for more than a week due to the Montecito mudslides. Now, California's other main north-south route is threatened by disruption due to snow. A cold wave moving into Southern California on Friday is expected to bring only a 20% chance of rain in the Los Angeles basin.
Jordan Peele says Donald Trump 'Is Racist'
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 20: Actor Jordan Peele attends the 67th Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. 25720_001 (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for TNT LA) President Trump recently said he's the "least racist" person out there - but Jordan
Masked man robs Rosemead hotel
A man in his 50s, wearing a nylon stocking over his face, robbed a Rosemead hotel of about $500 early Friday morning. The robber entered the Quality Inn at 9488 Valley Blvd. at 1:10 a.m. Sgt. James Long of the sheriff's Temple Station said the man had his hands in his pockets when he demanded money.