A 54-count superseding indictment was unsealed Thursday that charged 12 members and associates of the Mongols Motorcycle Gang with racketeering conspiracy.
The sentencing hearing for Michael Shepard, former Wilson Central High School softball coach convicted of statutory rape by an authority figure was pushed back Tuesday morning in criminal court until March 19 at 1 p.m.
Former Lebanon Police chief Scott Bowen, who was reinstated to his position in chancery court in November, attended a pre-action disciplinary hearing Thursday at 2 p.m. with Mayor Bernie Ash and city attorney Andy Wright.
Former Lebanon police Chief Scott Bowen, who was reinstated to his position in chancery court in November, will attend a pre-action disciplinary hearing Thursday at 2 p.m. with Mayor Bernie Ash and city attorney Andy Wright.
Larry Lee Holmes, 44, of Mt. Juliet, and Antonio Deshawn Banks, 32, of Mt. Juliet, were each given trial dates in March after criminal hearings Monday.
The final defendant charged in a conspiracy to file fraudulent federal income tax returns, claiming millions of dollars in bogus refunds, was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court.
Sen. Mark Pody, R-Lebanon, recently expressed his appreciation for Lawrence McKinney’s exoneration and said he hopes the Tennessee Board of Claims will act quickly in awarding McKinney’s compensation.
Lawrence McKinney’s fate will once again rest in the hand of others, as the Tennessee Board of Claims will decide the fate of his potential $1 million for wrongful imprisonment.
Gov. Bill Haslam signed an executive order Wednesday morning to exonerate Lawrence McKinney, who was convicted nearly 40 years ago of crimes he didn’t commit.
The written order from Chancellor C.K. Smith reinstating former Lebanon police Chief Scott Bowen will be released Thursday, according to Wilson County Clerk and Master Barbara Webb.
A Wilson County man, along with a Montana limited liabilities corp. manager, was charged with tax evasion, according to the special investigation section of the Tennessee Department of Revenue.
Wilson County Chancellor C.K. Smith wasted no time Monday morning to reverse a hearing officer’s previous decision and reinstate former Lebanon police Chief Scott Bowen.
Former Wilson Central softball coach to be sentenced in January
Testimony continued on the second day in the statutory rape by an authority figure trial of a 16-year-old Wilson Central softball player by her former coach, Michael Shepard.
Testimony by the father of the victim in the case of a Wilson Central High School softball coach accused of two counts of statutory rape by an authority figure brought to light a number of things previously unknown by the public.