News and Music Discovery
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
We’re having some technical issues with WKMD 90.9 FM in Madisonville. The signal is currently at low power and we’re working to get back up fully. Thanks for your patience.

Juvenile Charged with Felonies for Shooting at Montgomery Co. Sheriff's Deputy

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, Tennessee

The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is investigating an incident in which a juvenile shot multiple rounds at a deputy. 

Around midnight Friday, Deputy Adam Liberatore pulled into a parking lot to assess a suspicious vehicle and the vehicle drove off at a high speed. Liberatore attempted a traffic stop for speeding when the front passenger began firing at him. The deputy did not return fire. No one was injured during the shooting.

Officers arrested three juveniles and one adult and found two semiautomatic pistols, body armor, and 30 rounds of ammunition in the vehicle. The adult passenger, 18 year-old Drake Hairrell, is charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor. The driver is charged with felony evading arrest and felony reckless endangerment. The shooter is charged with felony reckless endangerment and felony aggravated assault. The other juvenile was cited for curfew violation and released to his parents.

A proud native of Murray, Kentucky, Allison grew up roaming the forests of western Kentucky and visiting national parks across the country. She graduated in 2014 from Murray State University where she studied Environmental Sustainability, Television Production, and Spanish. She loves meeting new people, questioning everything, and dancing through the sun and the rain. She hopes to make a positive impact in this world several endeavors at a time.
Related Content