NASHVILLE — A trial date has been set for case seeking to allow the firing squad and other execution methods outside of lethal injection and the electric chair in Tennessee.
Thursday, October 15, 2020
SEVIERVILLE — A Tennessee podiatrist and two patients have been charged with defrauding TennCare, the state’s Medicaid agency, to get pain pills.
The TBI is investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Tuesday night at the intersection of Mt. Juliet Road and I-40.
Thursday, October 08, 2020
Juwan Gaines, 19, of Lebanon, has been charged with attempted first-degree murder, felony reckless endangerment, and use of a firearm in the commission of a dangerous felony in connection with a shooting in Opry Mills Mall on Sept. 30. He has been ordered held without bond in Nashville’s Dow…
Thursday, October 01, 2020
Mt. Juliet Police Department’s police dog Majlo (“My-low”) was recently diagnosed with a potentially career-ending injury, and the department is obtaining advanced care at the University of Tennessee Veterinary Medical Center to ensure his quality of life, according to a news release from th…
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
In early September, the Lebanon/Wilson County Task Force assisted Gallatin Police Department with a narcotics investigation into 27-year-old Sade J. Burrow from Detroit, Michigan. Burrow was believed to be trafficking narcotics from Detroit to the Sumner and Wilson county areas.
Saturday, September 26, 2020
A Wilson County man was arrested Thursday following an investigation into a fatal house fire in Watertown.
Saturday, September 12, 2020
NASHVILLE — Tennessee will funnel $300,000 of federal coronavirus relief money to help cover the cost of 90 additional police cadet scholarships as part of Gov. Bill Lee’s initiative to strengthen policing.
A La Vergne man was arrested Wednesday in connection with a series of trailer thefts in the Gladeville community.
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Global Vision Bible Church in Mt. Juliet was vandalized on Saturday ahead of an appearance from controversial political consultant Roger Stone, who is scheduled to speak Sunday at the church about recommitting himself as a Christian.
Thursday, August 20, 2020
A Gainsboro man, Carthage man and Carthage woman were arrested after the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office located 9.9 ounces of methamphetamine during a traffic stop.
Thursday, August 13, 2020
NASHVILLE — Nashville police and FBI agents searched a rural Tennessee property on Wednesday for any evidence of a girl who disappeared 17 years ago.
Saturday, August 08, 2020
A Nashville woman was arrested after allegedly drawing a semi-automatic handgun on a juvenile working at Mister Car Wash in Mt. Juliet.
Thursday, July 02, 2020
Volunteers in Lebanon are now caring for more than 600 animals rescued from a Buchanan home last week after the Henry County Sheriff’s Department found a toddler in a cage on the property.
Thursday, May 14, 2020
A Lebanon woman is expressing concerns about the Wilson County Jail’s mental health policies after an inmate’s suicide attempt on Friday left him on life support and declared brain dead.
Thursday, April 23, 2020
Caleb D. Jordan, 19, of Mt. Juliet, was charged Saturday with attempted production of child pornography and transportation of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Don Cochran for the Middle District of Tennessee. Jordan was arrested by federal and state law enforcement agents after a f…
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
A Watertown man was arrested after allegedly sexually abusing a child under the age of 10 and is currently being held in the Wilson County Jail.
Saturday, April 18, 2020
Phone scammers have a long history and a large playbook, but with COVID-19 concerns heightened and stimulus checks going out to individuals, law enforcement officials are looking out for new tricks.
Thursday, April 16, 2020
The Wilson County Jail’s inmate population is down an estimated 26% from this time last month as the department works to prevent COVID-19 from spreading inside.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Two Mt. Juliet men and a 17-year-old were arrested Friday in connection with a shooting on Lake Haven Drive that left one victim wounded.
The Mt. Juliet Police Department is continuing a search for two escaped suspects, likely juveniles, in connection with a carjacking incident as of Monday.
Last week, Mt. Juliet’s new law enforcement program, Guardian Shield, demonstrated once more how its value on the streets is worth the taxpayer dollars spent to institute it.
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
A Lebanon woman was charged with first-degree murder Wednesday in connection with a Florida homicide case after the Lebanon Police Department found a dead body in the trunk of her car last month.
A Murfreesboro man was arrested Sunday after allegedly impersonating a law enforcement officer to conduct traffic stops near Lebanon’s Walmart.
Saturday, February 29, 2020
Florida homicide suspect Courtney Dawn Gibson, 27, turned herself in to local authorities after the Lebanon Police Department found a dead body in the trunk of her car on Wednesday.