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Bartlett Police reports for Jan. 20-26, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department reported the following activities for the period of Jan. 20-26: Simply the Best Cleaners: While on routine patrol around 2:02 a.m. on Jan. 20, the officer observed a shattered glass sliding door at Simply the Best Cleaners. Officers cleared the building and did not find any suspects. The cleaners recently went […]

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Fiery pet rescue burns Bartlett woman

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Friends and family begin repairing destroyed room By Carolyn Bahm Express Editor Going back into her blazing bedroom for her pet was Melody Slaughter’s second mistake on Jan. 21. Falling asleep smoking – the likely cause of her bedroom’s destruction – was probably the first. Her mother, Tobey Slaughter, said her daughter dashed into her room, […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Jan. 13-20, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department reported the following activities for the period of Dec. 13-20: Firebird’s parking lot: Responded on Jan. 14 to report of auto burglary at the Firebird’s Restaurant on Highway 64. The complainant said someone broke into the driver’s door of her 2013 truck in the parking lot between 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 […]

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Tenn. meth report shows no big dip in production labs

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The illicit production of methamphetamine remains a serious public health, safety and fiscal issue in Tennessee, yet two of the most popular methods aimed at curbing meth production have shown inconclusive results. These are among the key findings of an updated study of meth production released by the Comptroller’s Offices of Research and Education Accountability […]

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SCSO makes arrest on ID theft, forgery

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Video evidence has led to an arrest in a Nov. 24 case of identity theft and forgery, the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) reports. On that date, Jeremy Cornett, a former employee of Meadows Construction, pumped fuel into his personal vehicle at the Shell station on Hacks Cross and Tenn. 385. He then charged it […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Jan. 5 – 12, 2014

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Armed pair rob 2 on Davies Plantation Road The Bartlett Police Department reported the following activities for the period of Dec. 5-12: ♦ Davieshire Drive and Davies Plantation Road: Responded to a Regan Cove location at 8:45 p.m. on Jan. 5 regarding an individual robbery nearby. The victim and a companion said they were walking around […]

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BHS student arrested with pistol at school

“Gun at school” is never a phrase parents want to hear, but a Bartlett High School student made that fear come true on Jan. 9. Luckily, the weapon was not fired. Students told administrators that a 16-year-old had a loaded handgun at school, earning a quick response by the School Resource Officer, Bartlett Police Officer […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Dec. 23, 2013 – Jan. 5, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department reported the following activity for the period of Dec. 23-Jan. 5: Hampton Inn: Responded at 9:30 a.m. on Dec. 24 to reported theft from a motor vehicle at the Hampton Inn, 2935 N. Germantown Road. The victim said someone broken into her U-Haul truck during the preceding night. The officer saw […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Dec. 16-22, 2013

The Bartlett Police Department reported the following activity for Dec. 16-22: Davies Plantation: Responded on Dec. 16 to reported theft at Davies Plantation. The complainant said that sometime between 3 p.m. Dec. 13 and 9 a.m. Dec. 16 someone stole half a pallet of sod from the yard of a residence under construction. Estimated loss […]

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BPD honors officers

At the Bartlett Police Department’s annual Christmas Dinner during the second weekend of December, several employees were recognized for their years of service. 5 Years: Jailer William Bechtel Dispatcher Shelley Deeken Jailer Joey Delph Officer Lucas Hines Officer Jason Jackson Officer Andrew Maliskas Officer Keith Rose Officer Thomas Whittaker Officer Nathan Willis Officer Grant Young […]

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Can you ID this credit/debit card fraud suspect?

The Bartlett Police Department (BPD) has requested the public’s assistance in identifying a black male suspect, shown in this photo, at right. He is wanted for questioning regarding fraudulent use of credit/debit cards in the Bartlett area. This subject was caught on security video allegedly using cards without the permission of the account holder. If […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Dec. 9-15, 2013

The Bartlett Police Department reported the following activity for the week of Dec. 9-15: Yale and Bartlett Blvd:  Responded on Dec. 9 to 3730 Appling for a theft complaint. Theft reported from unlocked vehicle at Christ Church, 5955 Yale Road. The owner’s purse was stolen. The suspect(s) charged $45 on the owner’s debit card at […]

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