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TDOT Reduces Lanes On I-65N In Brentwood

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BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Crews with the Tennessee Department of Transportation have reduced the lanes traffic on northbound Interstate 65 in Brentwood.TDOT said traffic has been reduced from four to three lanes at the Concord Road exit to allow for ramp construction.The entrance and exit ramps to Concord Road have also been shifted to the left, making the road more narrow ... Read More »

Police Seek Help Identifying ‘Sophisticated’ Theft Suspects

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FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Police in Franklin have asked the public’s help in identifying two suspects wanted for using a stolen credit card to withdrawal money.Police said the female suspect has been accused of stealing a woman’s wallet out of her purse while it was hanging on the back of her chair in a restaurant.According to investigators, the victim’s card was ... Read More »

Anti-Semitic Message Appears Near Clarksville Burned Cross

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Just days after a possible hate crime was discovered at a Clarksville church, more vandalism was found not far away.The same investigator is also looking into an incident of anti-Semitism sprayed on a stop sign down the road from New Hope Baptist Church in Clarksville.A news tipper told NewsChannel 5 about this latest incident and we informed ... Read More »

Williamson County Doctor Heads to Ukraine

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FRANKLIN, Tenn. – As the Russian military fires artillery rounds into Eastern Ukraine, a Middle Tennessee doctor prepares to head to the country for a medical mission trip.Dr. Kevin Schmidt will be traveling with five others for his 14th trip to the country. He will be representing Clearview Baptist Church in Franklin.“I have been following everything and, of course, my ... Read More »

Police: Man Left Obscene Note Inside Woman’s Vehicle

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SMYRNA, Tenn. – Police have asked the public’s help in identifying a suspect wanted for breaking into a woman’s vehicle and leaving behind an obscene note.Officials with the Smyrna Police Department said the incident was reported around 4:30 p.m. in the Kroger parking lot on Sam Ridley Parkway in Smyrna on July 10.The suspect allegedly broke into the woman’s vehicle ... Read More »

Man Accused Of Stealing Money From Woman’s Purse

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A suspect has been taken into custody after he allegedly stole money from a woman’s purse at a Nashville area hospital.Officials with the Metro Nashville Police Department said 33-year-old Virgil Baker was identified as the suspect after he was taken into custody Tuesday for failing to appear for summoning.Police said Baker befriended a victim in a waiting ... Read More »

Burglary, Theft Suspect Arrested During Franklin SWAT Operation

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FRANKLIN, Tenn. – A suspect wanted in connection with charges of aggravated burglary and theft was taken into custody during an unrelated SWAT Team operation in Franklin.Officials with the Franklin Police Department said 31-year-old Krystle Ann Berry was taken into custody Thursday while officials were executing a search warrant for unrelated charges at a home on West Main Street.Berry was ... Read More »

23-Year-Old Man Arrested In Heroin, Prescription Pills Bust

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – An undercover drug operation led to the arrest of a 23-year-old man in South Nashville.Officials with the Metro Nashville Police Department said Anthony Bowles was arrested Thursday during an undercover drug bust near the intersection of Una Antioch Pike and Moss Road.Police said 14 grams of heroin, 100 Xanax pills and two guns were seized during the ... Read More »

Military Leaders Say Poor Achievement Is Impacting Recruitment

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The military is always looking for new recruits but they’re becoming harder to find. That’s according to retired senior military leaders, who were at Lipscomb University to talk about the new national security threat they say is lurking in the classroom.At the Nashville Recruiting Battalion, soldiers search for the next class of men and women ready to ... Read More »

Homeowners, BBB Warn About Air Duct Cleaning Deal

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – How much do you really know about cleaning your home’s air ducts? Chances are you probably wouldn’t think about cleaning them yourself, but you might consider hiring a company to do it — especially if you found an online coupon to get it done. But NewsChannel 5 Investigates found that deal may not be such a bargain. ... Read More »