Scoop Media sues Montgomery County over redaction of public records

Scoop Media Group has filed suit in Chancery Court against Montgomery County, Tennessee, for denial of access to public records. In January, the local Court Clerk began redacting details from public arrest affidavits. The denials began after a phone call from the County’s Public Information Officer, Michelle Newell, who told Scoop that she did not agree with how Scoop published public records, and would be seeking legislation to prevent future publication, and would restrict access going forward.

Woman assaults man with hammer during argument

35-year-old Katherine Diane Rogers is charged with aggravated domestic assault after she hit the victim with a hammer during an argument over him going to get her food.

Man douses home in cooking oil & gasoline, threatens to kill everyone & himself

30-year-old Robert Johnson is charged with 3 counts of domestic assault after he poured cooking oil and gasoline all over the home of him, his brothers, and his mother.

Woman charged with spitting on man, threatening to assault him with a wine rack

38-year-old Tyisha Lyles was arrested earlier this month on an outstanding warrant charging her with assault after police say she spat on a man sitting on his front porch and threatened him with a wine rack.

Army Sergeant charged with DUI after reported 90+ mph speeds

Freddie Crowley, 27, was charged with DUI after reportedly traveling at more than 90 MPH on I-24 while swerving in and out of her lane.

Mother leaves 12-year-old girl in parking lot while drinking ‘for hours’ inside Electric Cowboy, police say

Sofia Beatriz Rodas, 30, & Reynaldo Salinas-Cruz, 35, face multiple charges, including child abuse and neglect after Sofia’s 12-year-old daughter wandered into the Electric Cowboy looking for her mother. Bartenders say her mother had been inside the bar drinking “for a few hours”.

Woman charged with domestic assault after hitting hand of boyfriend recording her during argument

36-year-old Jasmin Robertson is charged with domestic assault after both she and her boyfriend called police over an argument during which she was attempting to get him to leave the residence. In the end, she was the one leaving the residence – in handcuffs.

Special Delivery: man drops pants to “leave a letter” in neighbor’s mailbox

David Suiter, 52, was arrested for indecent exposure and public intoxication after he was found trying to “leave a letter” in his neighbor’s mailbox because he was lonely.