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Tennessee Department of Health says Drug Overdose Deaths continue to rise in Tennessee

 

New State Law on ‘Overdose Antidote’ Naloxone Use Now in Place

Tennessee Department of Health - TDOHNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Health’s Vital Statistics office today released data on 2013 drug overdose deaths in the state. The 1,166 fatalities last year involved prescribed and illegal drugs, unintentional and intentional overdoses, and compares with 1,094 overdose deaths in 2012.

In each of the last two years, more people died from drug overdoses in Tennessee than in either motor vehicle accidents or homicides or suicides*.

Year OD MVA Homicide Suicide
2012 1,094 958 456 956
2013 1,116 1,008 405 1,017
Total 2,260 1,966 861 1,973

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Tennessee Bureau of Investigation adds Rodrecus Smith of Nashville to TBI Top Ten Most Wanted List

 

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationNashville, TN – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) has a new addition to the state’s Top Ten Most Wanted list, Rodrecus Montrell Smith of Nashville, TN.

Rodrecus Smith, age 26, is wanted by the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for a homicide that occurred on October 30th, 2013, where the victim, 35 year old Mario McKnight was fatally shot in area of 12th Avenue South and Argyle Avenue.

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Clarksville Police arrest step-father in death of 1 year old

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Clarksville Police were called to a Fort Campbell Boulevard Apartment Complex late last night in response to a 1 year old child not breathing.

Upon arriving on the scene, officers observed injuries on the child which appeared suspicious in nature.

The child, Winter Denny, age 1, was transported to Gateway Medical Center where she was pronounced deceased.

Clarksville Police arrest Kyle A Batiz for the death of 1 year old Winter Denny. (CPD Public Information)

Clarksville Police arrest Kyle A Batiz for the death of 1 year old Winter Denny. (CPD Public Information)

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Clarksville Police arrest two for 2011 homicide of Douglas Ramey

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN - After the November session of the Montgomery County Grand Jury, indictments were issued stemming from the homicide of Clarksville resident, Douglas Ramey.

Douglas Ramey was found inside a 1995 Honda Accord in the parking lot behind the businesses between 35 and 43 Crossland Avenue on August 16th 2011.

Keith Kuzyk (pictured) and Mark Dewayne McMurry have been charged with first degree murder.

Keith Kuzyk (pictured) and Mark Dewayne McMurry have been charged with first degree murder.

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Clarksville Police have identified Homicide Victim found at Northwest High School Parking Lot as Daniel Reed

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Detectives have identified the victim from this morning’s incident at 800 Lafayette Road, and the family has been notified.

The victim is Daniel Lamar Reed, Black Male, born October 18th, 1974. The Detectives are asking for the public assistance, and need to speak to anyone that has knowledge of Mr. Reed’s whereabouts prior to the shooting that occurred shortly before 2:00am this morning. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Police update on Homicide at Northwest High School Parking Lot

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department wants to clarify that Police Officers responded to a Shooting Already Occurred this morning at 5:50am 800 Lafayette Road.

The Clarksville Police Department feels that this is incident is not connected to Northwest High School and that no Student or Staff was in any danger.

The investigation is on-going.

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Clarksville Police investigating possible homicide at Northwest High School

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN - The Clarksville Police Department, around 6:00am this morning, started a possible homicide investigation at 800 Lafayette Road.  This is the campus parking lot of Northwest High School.

Preliminary reports indicate that there was no involvement of any High School Staff or students in the incident. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Police Department requests the Public’s Assistance with 727 Ranch Hill Homicide

 

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – Homicide Detectives with the Clarksville Police Department Special Operation Unit are asking for the public’s assistance with the 727 Ranch Hill Homicide with any additional information the public might be able to provide.

During a home invasion robbery at 727 Ranch Hill Drive, three suspects, described by the victims, as young black males in their late teens to early twenties, wearing hooded type sweatshirts and bandanas, one with dreads in his hair, entered the residence and bound the occupants of the residence at gun point. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Police Make Homicide Arrests

 

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN - On Wednesday, May 29th, 2013, the Clarksville Police Department made 3 arrests in connection with the May 18th homicide of Jimmy Boyer.  Arrested were Coray Knight 38 years old from Clarksville, Frederick Persinger 65 years old from Clarksville, and Kelly Hufford 45 years old from Oak Grove KY.

Coray Knight, Frederick Persinger and Kelly Hufford

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Clarksville Police Identify Homicide Victim

 

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – Clarksville Police have identified the Victim from West Fork Drive and his family has been notified. The Victim is Jimmy Dean Boyer (White/Male) born March 39th, 1960.

Mr. Boyer was known to frequent several establishments on Fort Campbell Boulevard and Detectives are asking that anyone that might have seen Mr. Boyer on late Friday night, May 17th or early Saturday morning May 18th call so they can speak with them. «Read the rest of this article»

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