Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (06-10-19)

MISSING TEEN FOUND DEAD

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation reported that the body of missing 19 year old Cameron Wilson from Smyrna, was found in Smith County on Sunday. Wilson’s body was found along Seabowisha Lane in Lanaster. Preliminary information suggests that foul play was involved and the case is being investigated as a homicide. We will bring you updates on this story as it develops.


Joe Biden Stretches His Lead In Iowa

Former Vice President Joe Biden is leading the crowded Democratic presidential field in Iowa, with Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders in a tight secondary grouping alongside South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete BUHH DI JIJ in the third poll of the first-in-the-nation presidential nominating state. Although Biden’s support registered at 24 percent — he has stretched his lead to 8 percentage points over Sanders. Sanders and Warren registered at 16 percent and 15 percent respectively, with Sanders’ support decreasing by 9 percentage points. Sanders narrowly lost the 2016 Iowa caucuses to Hillary Clinton.


TYSON FOOD RECALLING THOUSANDS OF POUNDS OF CHICKEN

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service has announced that Tyson Foods, Inc. is recalling about 190,757 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken fritter products that may be contaminated with hard plastic.

The ready-to-eat chicken fritter products were made February 28, 2019.

The product recalled is

  •  8.2-lb. bags of “FULLY COOKED, WHOLE GRAIN GOLDEN CRISPY CHICKEN CHUNK FRITTERS-CN” .

Consumers with questions regarding the recall can contact Tyson Foods Consumer Relations at (888) 747-7611.


LONGHORN SHOOTING SUSPECT TURNS HIMSELF IN

Michael Craft – the suspect in the Longhorn Steakhouse shooting Wednesday night – has turned himself in to police. He is being booked on two counts of criminal homicide. The shooting happened in the parking lot of the Longhorn Steakhouse on Wilma Rudolph Boulevard. James Ramsey, 37, and John Allgood, 53, were both fatally struck. The investigation is still ongoing.


CHURCH INTERN ARRESTED FOR STATUTORY RAPE

24 year old Benjamin Widrick,  A former summer intern at Long Hollow Baptist Church has been arrested for statutory rape of a student.

Gallaty said the abuse appears to have taken place last summer.The church was notified of the abuse in December 2018 and reported it to Gallatin Police.

One victim was involved, AND the pastor said,  that “it is possible” there are more victims, but they have had no other reports in the six months since reporting the initial case.


 

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Metro Action Commission

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  Metro Action Commission Address: 800 2nd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37201 Phone: (615) 862-8860 https://www.nashville.gov/Metro-Action-Commission.aspx  

First Tennessee Park, ballpark of Nashville Sounds, to be renamed First Horizon Park

First Tennessee Park, ballpark of Nashville Sounds, to be renamed First Horizon Park

  First Tennessee Park, ballpark of Nashville Sounds, to be renamed First Horizon Park The Nashville Sounds has announced  that First Tennessee Parkwill be renamed First Horizon Park. The ballpark’s new name is pivotal in First Horizon’s new rebranding and structuring. They merged with First Tennessee Bank and it’s subsidiearies in June. Sign changes at the park…

Two Arrested At South Nashville Motel For Trafficking Teen

Two Arrested At South Nashville Motel For Trafficking Teen

  Two arrested at South Nashville motel for trafficking teen 22 year old Ashley Henderson and 22 year old Tyreese Manuel were arrested for trafficking at a south Nashville motel after an investigation by the  Specialized Investigations Division and South Precinct detectives. They were trafficking a 17 year old girl from Memphis for prostitution. Two people from…

Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (08-23-19)

Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (08-23-19)

      MLS STADIUM COSTING MORE THAN ANTICIPATED The Major League Soccer stadium that is being constructed at the fairgrounds is going to  cost between $50 million and $70 million more than initial estimates, but taxpayers will not be responsible for the cost. Nashville SC ownership will foot the bill for the expenses over the $250 million. With a…