Tennessee Bureau of Investigation

The cause of death for a body found in Kentucky Lake on June 20 has been ruled a homicide and a suspect is now in police custody. 


The Clarksville Police Department is investigating a homicide and seeking anyone with more information.

Submitted by Paducah Police Department / McCracken County Regional Jail

This article has been updated with the most recent information released on May 13 by the Paducah Police Department.

The Paducah Police Department said the shooting victim found near Fountain Avenue and Harrison Street on May 12 was a local special education teacher who was killed by a convicted felon she tried to help adjust to life outside prison.


Authorities are asking for help for the public's help in the case of a Tennessee woman who was found dead 18 years ago.

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  A Murray man facing charges including two counts of murder, animal cruelty, burglary and tampering with evidence will go on trial in Calloway County on Sept. 8, 2020.


  A Murray man facing charges including homicide, burglary, evidence tampering and animal cruelty pleaded not guilty Monday morning in Calloway County District Court.


51-year-old Shannon Scott is accused of murdering two women found Thursday night in a residence on Catalina Drive in Murray. He also allegedly killed and hid a dog.


Murray Police officers found one woman in a garage and found the second woman in a next door residence.


Murray Man Charged With Double Homicide

Feb 8, 2019
Murray Police

  Murray police officers found two deceased women and charged a Murray man with two counts of murder Thursday night in a southside Murray neighborhood.

Murray Police Department in a release said 51-year-old Murray resident Shannon Scott is being charged is also being charged with one count of first-degree burglary, one count of tampering with evidence and a count of animal cruelty.

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Lexington is approaching a record number for homicides in the area. So far, in 2017 there have been 26, one below the previous high number in 1999 and 2001. 

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Princeton police are investigating the death of a 15-year-old boy who was killed by a single shot.

Montgomery County Sheriff Office

Two Fort Campbell soldiers have been charged with criminal homicide.