Crime

John James Common Trial

John James Common Trial
July 27, 2015
Crime

John James Walker Common of Russellville is currently facing arson charges in Colbert County. Specifically, Common is accused of First …Read More

Update: Angel Gieske

Update: Angel Gieske
July 20, 2015
Crime

Angel Lewis Goodman Gieske of Rascaltown, Tennessee, is currently free on bond relating to charges in two Alabama counties. On …Read More

James Cartwright Arrest

James Cartwright Arrest
July 18, 2015
Crime

PR: An arrest has been made on the adult individual who was involved in the damage at the George H. …Read More

Benjamin Joseph Shook Update

Benjamin Joseph Shook Update
July 11, 2015
Crime

PR:TBI A joint investigation involving the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the U.S. Marshals Service and the Surgoinsville Police Department has …Read More

Off-duty Florence Officer Follows Alleged Burglar On Foot Until Patrol Arrives

Off-duty Florence Officer Follows Alleged Burglar On Foot Until Patrol Arrives
July 10, 2015
Crime

PR: Florence Police Officer Matt Hayes took his oath seriously on Thursday night. Hayes was off duty at a local …Read More

Benjamin “Ben” Shook Sought in TN Kidnapping–Found!!!

Benjamin “Ben” Shook Sought in TN Kidnapping–Found!!!
July 8, 2015
Crime

This is an update to the East Tennessee AMBER Alert which was issued on June 23, 2015 for the Surgoinsville …Read More

Update: Christopher Michael Rich

Update: Christopher Michael Rich
July 8, 2015
Crime

Christopher Michael Rich, 37, currently serving a life sentence for the Felony Murder of his estranged girlfriend Holly Elizabeth Newbury, …Read More

Ensley Man Arrested Following Theft Of Debit Card

Ensley Man Arrested Following Theft Of Debit Card
July 7, 2015
Crime

PR: Florence Police arrested Jeffery O. Holland, 51, of Ensley, AL, following a reported debit card theft. Florence officers responded …Read More

Five juveniles escaped from the Magnolia Academy located in Columbia, TN.

Five juveniles escaped from the Magnolia Academy located in Columbia, TN.
July 6, 2015
Crime

PR: Five juveniles escaped from the Magnolia Academy on Rock Springs Road in Columbia on July 4th 2015. Two were …Read More

Justin Matthew Green Free Again

Justin Matthew Green Free Again
July 5, 2015
Crime

Justin Matthew Green, 26, currently awaiting trial in the August 2013 strangulation death of his 13 month-old daughter, was returned …Read More

“Murder Made Me Famous” in August

“Murder Made Me Famous” in August
July 3, 2015
Crime

PR: REELZ today announced new original series Murder Made Me Famous premieres Saturday, August 15 at 9pm ET/ 6pm PT …Read More

Escapee Kirk Taken Into Custody

Escapee Kirk Taken Into Custody
July 2, 2015
Crime

Press release On July 1, 2015 Lt. Nathan Neese was contacted via a stolen cell phone by Jason Williams Kirk …Read More

Church Leader Charged With Exploitation of a Minor

Church Leader Charged With Exploitation of a Minor
June 25, 2015
Crime

PR/Lawrence County, Tennessee Sheriff’s Department A church youth leader has been arrested and charged after an investigation into allegations of …Read More

Local Man Charged With 67 Counts Of Obscene Acts

Local Man Charged With 67 Counts Of Obscene Acts
June 24, 2015
Crime

PR/FPD Christopher Joseph Boerckel (known as CJ), 24, of Sheffield was arrested yesterday by officers with the US Marshals Gulf …Read More

Elvis Presley Redux…Again

Elvis Presley Redux…Again
June 21, 2015
Crime

Franklin County May indictment: Elvis Adam Presley, 29, 1958 Nix Road, Phil Campbell; assault second degree obstruction of government operations, …Read More

Woman’s Killer Free to Commit New Assault in Florence?!!!

Woman’s Killer Free to Commit New Assault in Florence?!!!
June 20, 2015
Crime

From Florence Police comes some surprising news: Florence police arrested George Weakly Rhodes, Jr, 66, of Florence, in the assault …Read More

Quick Response Lands Two In Jail On Burglary Charges

Quick Response Lands Two In Jail On Burglary Charges
June 20, 2015
Crime

PR/Florence Police Patrol officer response is being credited for the arrest of two Florence men following an overnight burglary. Officers …Read More

Local Man Arrested, Charged In Domestic Burglary

Local Man Arrested, Charged In Domestic Burglary
June 19, 2015
Crime

Isaac L. Tensley, 27, of Florence was arrested late yesterday and charged with Felony Domestic Violence Burglary 2nd, Domestic Violence …Read More

One Jailed Following Fight/ Shots Fired

One Jailed Following Fight/ Shots Fired
June 19, 2015
Crime

PR/FPD Caleb Damon Lee Treadway, 21, of Moulton was arrested by members of the US Marshals Gulf Coast Fugitive Task …Read More

Who Is Isiah Thornton Jr (First Friday Attack)

Who Is Isiah Thornton Jr (First Friday Attack)
June 18, 2015
Crime

Isiah Thornton Jr. is 28 and lives in Florence. He has a record, but has never been accused of committing …Read More

What Makes an Assault a Felony?

What Makes an Assault a Felony?
June 17, 2015
Crime

When is an assault a “felony?” There are five actions involved, and a crime must meet one of these criteria: …Read More

One Arrest in First Friday Attack

One Arrest in First Friday Attack
June 17, 2015
Crime

A 28 year old man has been arrested in connection with an assault that allegedly took place at June’s First …Read More

Abuser Derrick Lynn Defoe Has Record

Abuser Derrick Lynn Defoe Has Record
June 16, 2015
Crime

Derrick Lynn Defoe, 29, of Athens, is currently charged with intentionally scalding his girlfriend’s two young children. Last year, Defoe …Read More

Officer Accused of Mistreating McNairy County Man

Officer Accused of Mistreating McNairy County Man
June 13, 2015
Crime

PR/TBI Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a former police sergeant accused of mistreating …Read More

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