CRIME & SAFETY
Tennessee Highway Patrol: 23-year-old killed in 2 vehicle crash Sunday in Wilson County
Wreck occurred on Hartsville Pike at Spring Creek Road. A 23-year-old motorcyclist died in a two-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon on Hartsville Pike in Wilson County, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol. Michael John Eiss was driving a 2012 Honda motorcycle north on Hartsville Pike at about 2:30 p.m. when the...
Woman With Warrants Captured After Shoplifting Incident in Lebanon
September 24, 2023 – Lebanon officers responded to Tractor Supply on Sunday in reference to a female leaving without paying. Employees gave officers a description of the suspect along with the vehicle she fled in. Soon after, a vehicle matching the description and license plate was spotted on South Hartman. An officer was able to […] The post Woman With Warrants Captured After Shoplifting Incident in Lebanon appeared first on Wilson County Source.
At least one dead, another injured after 2-vehicle crash in Lebanon
LEBANON, Tenn. (WSMV) - At least one person is dead and others are injured after a two-vehicle crash in Lebanon, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP). THP said the crash happened near 4225 Hartsville Pike on Sunday afternoon around 3 p.m. THP is investigating the crash. They said drivers...
Assist Gallatin Police in Identifying Three Men
September 23, 2023 – Please assist the Gallatin Police in identifying the three men pictured above. If you have any information regarding the identities of these men, please reach out to Ofc. Westcott at 615-452-1313 or firstname.lastname@example.org The post Assist Gallatin Police in Identifying Three Men appeared first on Sumner County Source.
Weekly Safety Report: Armed Robbery and Hit-and-Run Raise Concerns in Lebanon, Tennessee
In Lebanon, Tennessee, two incidents occurred this week that raised concerns for public safety. The first incident involved an armed robbery on September 18th, where a victim was ambushed by two male subjects after meeting up with his ex-girlfriend. The second incident was a hit-and-run crash on September 19th, where a driver swerved and hit a group of walkers, causing damage to a truck. These incidents highlight the need for increased vigilance and caution in the community.
Teen arrested for attempted homicide after Gallatin shootout
A serious incident involving teenagers has come as a shock to a usually peaceful community. This event has caused concern among local residents and drawn criticism. The situation became worse as individuals' safety was threatened. The teenagers involved have been apprehended and are awaiting charges. This incident serves as a reminder of the importance of safety.
Motorcycle deaths continue to rise in Tennessee
Deaths on motorcycles have risen sharply in Tennessee this year.
1-Vehicle Car Crash-Fire Monday AM in Smyrna
(SMYRNA, TN) On Monday (9/25/2023) morning there was a one-vehicle crash in front of the Smyrna YMCA on Sam Ridley Parkway at Motlow College Blvd. Initial reports show that a black Nissan went off the roadway, hit a culvert and caught fire. The first responder teams from Smyrna Fire-Rescue and...
Teen’s infant daughter in car during shootout at Gallatin apartment complex
"It's unbelievable that a father is just going to get out of the car and start shooting at random people while his infant is in the car with him," said Captain Lamar Ballard, Gallatin Police.
Gallatin Boy, 11, Wakes Up to Fire, Enabling Family's Safe Exit
In Gallatin, an 11-year-old boy, Hayden Brewer, drew praise for his fast action during a serious house fire. The fire broke out early Wednesday morning. Hayden spotted thick black smoke seeping from his bedroom walls and slew into action. His quick thinking resulted in his ten family members being able to safely escape the house.
Weekly Safety Report: Wanted Suspects, Misconduct, Overtime Bill, Fire, and Bed Bug Bites in Mt. Juliet
This week in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, several incidents occurred that raised concerns for public safety. These incidents include the discovery of three wanted suspects during a routine traffic stop, the arrest of a former police officer for official misconduct, a bill sent to a church for overtime hours worked by sheriff deputies, a search for a speeding driver who caused an electrical fire, and a couple being bitten by bed bugs at a local movie theater.
Weekly Safety Report: Domestic Assault, Shooting, and Missing Person Case in Gallatin
This week in Gallatin, Tennessee, there were several incidents that occurred, including a man wanted on a domestic assault charge, a shooting at an apartment complex, and the discovery of a missing pregnant woman who was never actually missing. These incidents highlight the importance of public safety and the need for vigilance in the community.
Dashcam Captures Shocking Hit-and-Run Incident on Main Street, Lebanon
On Monday evening, a hit-and-run incident occurred in Lebanon. Caught on dash camera was a car, identified as a grey or silver sedan, dangerously swerving down Main Street around 7:15 PM.
Wilson Co. Deputies Warn of Latest Scam Involving Federal Court Summons
In the most recent complaints, scammers have been calling citizens advising them that they have missed a federal court summons. They continue to use names of county employees, many times Wilson County Sheriff’s Office administration, after spoofing the number to appear on your phone as if the county office is calling. Complainants have stated that […] The post Wilson Co. Deputies Warn of Latest Scam Involving Federal Court Summons appeared first on Wilson County Source.
'Paws on Patrol': K-9 Units Reinforce Security in Lebanon School District
Lebanon school district launched a K-9 program in response to concerns about guns and weapons in schools. The program, known as 'Paws on Patrol', uses trained dogs to detect firearms, ammunition, and explosives.
Fire Severely Damages Gallatin Home; Firefighter Injured
The Gallatin Fire Department responded to a house fire on Brazier Lane on Thursday morning. Upon arrival, the crews found the house to be well involved with a heavy amount of fire. Several other local fire departments assisted with establishing water supply to help combat the fire. Unfortunately, the home...
Child's Welcome Letter to New Sheriff Neighbor Sparks Positivity in Wilson County
In Wilson County, a noteworthy event has prompted discussion. A Sheriff's Office employee received an unexpected greeting to his new neighborhood via a letter from a young local. The letter stated, 'Dear new neighbor, welcome to our neighborhood. We are happy to have a sheriff among us. We hope you find it enjoyable here.'
Former Mt. Juliet detective speaks out about felony charges against him
A decorated former Mt. Juliet detective known for putting away drug kingpins and murderers is now facing felony charges himself. Frank Deriggi talks about the case against him.
Smyrna Police Seeking Information Surrounding Theft from Target
SMYRNA, TN - In Smyrna, Police are hoping to gain additional information about a theft that occurred late last month (08/28/23) in the Target store. Detectives are seeking the name of the woman who was caught on camera, as she is reported to be the main suspect in the case. According to information released by authorities, the culprit is believed to have left the area in a silver colored 4-door sedan.
Man says bedbugs at movie theater bit him and his wife
MOUNT JULIET, Tenn. (WSMV/Gray News) - A Tennessee man said he went to the movies with his wife, and they woke up with dozens of bedbug bites the next morning. Michal Steplowski said Regal Cinemas refused to cover their losses. It was a Monday night in May when Steplowski and...