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Bartlett Police reports for Nov. 17-23, 2014

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Court Street walker robbed at gunpoint. An armed robbery, costly break-ins and a dog bite rounded out the weekly report from the Bartlett Police Department (BPD) for Nov. 17-23, 2014. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for stolen/damaged items. These […]

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99 people arrested in Shelby County ID theft bust

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The Tennessee Highway Patrol and Shelby County Sheriff’s Office arrested 99 people charged with felony identity theft and forgery as of Tuesday. The suspects were allegedly involved in a fraudulent check cashing conspiracy. The investigation started last December regarding checks that were cashed at various Walmart locations in the Memphis area and linked to a […]

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Robbers tie up Bartlett family, injure 1

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A home invasion robbery on Clingmans Cove last Wednesday terrorized a Bartlett household and left one family member with a severe scalp gash. It was the fifth robbery or robbery attempt in Bartlett since Oct. 10. A father had just brought his three stepsons (ages 14, 16 and 17) home from school and was putting […]

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Lakeland to request grant for flooded home

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A Lakeland couple whose home faces repeated flooding because it was built on land that is at least two feet too low got a glimmer of hope last week, thanks to the city board and a grant discussed at the Nov. 13 city board meeting. Randy and Kelli Higdon bought their dream house at 6743 […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Nov. 3-9, 2014

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Private sales of cell phones were at the heart of two robberies this week in Bartlett. Incidents included a Nov. 7 teen robber at the Dixon/Brewer gazebo and an armed robbery with one shot fired on Bartlett Oaks Drive on Nov. 8. The Bartlett Police Department (BPD) reported those two incidents and the following additional […]

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Arlington’s October crime report: AHS has teacher intimidation, student fondling incidents

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  The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) reported the following incidents in Arlington for Sept. 30 and the month of October 2014. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a courty of law, and values are estimated for stolen/damaged items. These are brief summaries of detailed SCSO reports. Oct. […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Oct. 27-Nov. 1, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department (BPD) reported the following incidents for Oct. 27-Nov. 1, 2014. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for stolen/damaged items. These are brief summaries of detailed BPD reports. Oct. 27 Devine Street A Devine Street resident reported […]

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2 charged in case of infant’s body found near Bartlett dumpster

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Two people have been charged in the case of a newborn’s body found near a chicken restaurant’s dumpster in Bartlett about a year ago. Kalandra Lacy, 22, gave birth in the bathroom of Gus’s Fried Chicken around the 36th week of her pregnancy. She is charged with abuse of a corpse. Michael Baines, 23, is […]

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Investigation continues in fatal Bartlett crash

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Two weeks into its investigation, the Tennessee Highway Patrol reports no updates available yet in the officer-involved car crash that killed two in Bartlett earlier this month. Because of the volume of information that has to be gathered and analyzed, these investigations typically take several months to complete, Bartlett assistant police chief Glenn Williamson explained […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Oct. 20-26, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department (BPD) reported the following incidents for Oct. 20-26, 2014. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for stolen/damaged items. These are brief summaries of detailed BPD reports. Oct. 21 Jumper Lane (theft) A man reported on Oct. […]

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