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Tennessee Highway Patrol Conducts Traffic Stop, Locates 28 Pounds of Marijuana

 

Tennessee Highway Patrol - THPCookeville, TN – On July 12th, 2017, Trooper Al Seitner of the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) Cookeville District stopped a vehicle in Putnam County for following another vehicle too closely.

The driver, 25-year-old Jonathan Kossa of Cookeville, Tennessee appeared extremely nervous for a simple traffic violation. While talking to Kossa, Trooper Seitner observed a large cardboard box in the back seat of the vehicle. When asked what was in the box, Kossa said he did not know as he was transporting the box for his roommate.

Search Reveals 18 Vacuum Sealed Packages of Marijuana

Search Reveals 18 Vacuum Sealed Packages of Marijuana

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Clarksville Police releases booking information on James Lucas Lame Williams

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department and Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office have both been looking for James Lucas Lame Williams for different crimes in the Clarksville-Montgomery County including the Excell Market armed robbery on July 1st, 2017.

On July 14th, 2017, Williams, was taken in custody after a coordinated effort by CPD Special Operations Unit, Detectives and Patrol officers from District 1, and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.

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Tennessee Highway Patrol Interdiction Plus Team goes Beyond Traffic Stop

 

Tennessee Highway Patrol - THPNashville, TN – On Sunday, July 2nd, 2017, the Tennessee Highway Patrol Interdiction Plus Team conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle that was towing another vehicle on a trailer.

The stop occurred on Interstate 40 in Dickson County.

The license plate on the vehicle was concealed with a license plate cover. During the traffic stop, the troopers observed signs of nervousness and stress from the driver, Jorge Gusman.

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2017 Tennessee Legislative First Session Final Report – Part 4

 

Written by Curtis Johnson
Tennessee State Representative

Tennessee State Representative - District 68Nashville, TN – The first session of the 110th Tennessee General Assembly adjourned on May 10th, 2017, after passing major legislation that will benefit Tennesseans for generations to come. This is Part 4 of a 12 Part report.

This includes a measure making Tennessee the first state in the nation to offer all adults without a degree tuition-free access to community college; a new law rebuilding a safe and reliable transportation network, while reallocating revenues to maximize taxpayers’ return on that investment; and a bill which provides a responsible path to improve access to broadband through investment, deregulation, and education. 

Action in the General Assembly also included passage of a balanced budget which takes on no new debt, as well as legislation protecting the elderly, enhancing the state’s robust job growth, cracking down on crime, and boosting efforts as the fastest improving state in the nation in K-12 student achievement.  Following is a report on key legislation passed this year.

Tennessee State Representative Curtis Johnson

Tennessee State Representative Curtis Johnson

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Tennessee Leaders Call for Increased Awareness about Fentanyl

 

Tennessee Department of HealthNashville, TN – Fentanyl: It’s here; it’s deadly and not just illegal users are at risk. Along with fentanyl there are other, more powerful drugs like carfentanil that are being used in counterfeiting legal drugs like Percocet and even counterfeiting of illegal heroin.

That’s the message leaders from the Tennessee Department of Health, Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services and Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security provided today during a press conference at TBI headquarters in Nashville.

Tennessee Leaders say Misuse of the Powerful Drug Fentanyl and it's Derivatives are Causing Overdoses and Deaths.

Tennessee Leaders say Misuse of the Powerful Drug Fentanyl and it’s Derivatives are Causing Overdoses and Deaths.

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Clarksville Police arrest Jermaine Phillips for Break-In of Two Walgreens

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Clarksville Police have charged a man in the break-in of two different Walgreens on the same night within an hour of each other.

On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017, Clarksville Police Officers responded to separate alarm calls at two different Walgreens in a one hour time frame, between 2:15am – 3:15am. The first alarm was at the 1460 Fort Campbell Boulevard and the other was at 1751 Tiny Town Road.

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Tennessee Highway Patrol Discovers 153 Pounds of Marijuana on Routine Traffic Stop

 

Three children removed from crime scene

Tennessee Highway Patrol - THPMemphis, TN – On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017, Sergeant Matt Sipes of the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) conducted a traffic stop on I-40 West at mile marker 23 of a 2004, Lincoln Navigator. The driver was following too closely to another vehicle which warranted the stop.

During the roadside interview, Sergeant Sipes noticed several inconsistencies with the driver’s statements. Sergeant Sipes then requested Trooper Jeff Fuller of THP’s Interdiction Plus Team (IP) to accompany him on the scene.

Tennessee Highway Patrol Officers on a traffic stop on I-40 west find 153 pounds of marijuana.

Tennessee Highway Patrol Officers on a traffic stop on I-40 west find 153 pounds of marijuana.

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Clarksville Police seize almost 70lbs of Marijuana and Over $24,000 in Cash in Counterfeit Property Bust

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On April 18th, 2017, Clarksville Police Department’s District 3 Detectives and Officers with assistance from Kroger’s Organized Retail Crime Unit and Investigators working for designers victimized from sales of counterfeit products served search warrants at four locations in Clarksville.

The search warrants were a culmination of an exhaustive three month investigation.

There was over $24,000 in cash and almost 70 lbs of marijuana seized as a result of the investigation.

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Eight Month Long Drug Investigation in Clarksville Results in Arrests and Seizures

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department reports that an eight month long investigation into the distribution of large quantities of illegal narcotics yielded numerous arrests and seizures this week, with more arrests and charges expected.

The investigation was a joint effort involving numerous agencies: Clarksville Police Department, 19th Judicial District Drug Task Force, Drug Enforcement Administration, Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, and Kentucky State Police.

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Clarksville Police on traffic stop arrest Man on Sex Offender Registry with Juveniles in the Car

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On Saturday, April 8th, 2017, around 3:39pm, K-9 Officer Josh Swaffer stopped a car for squealing tires and speeding in the area of Oak and E Street.

The car was being driven by a 15 year old male juvenile without a permit or driver’s license. There was an adult passenger in the front seat of the vehicle who had allowed the juvenile to drive the vehicle; there were also other male juvenile passengers, 15 and 16 years old, in the vehicle.

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