A Pembroke, Kentucky woman was arrested on seven charges following a traffic stop on U.S. 31-W South near the Kentucky-Tennessee state line on Thursday, June 11.
Franklin Police charged Crystal J. Belcher, 26, with possession of a controlled substance — methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia buy or possession and possession of open alcohol beverage container in motor vehicle prohibited.
She was also charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, failure to provide insurance card, operating on a suspended or revoked operator’s license and careless driving.
The arrest citation said a pipe containing suspected methamphetamine residue was allegedly found in the pick up truck and a straw, also with suspected methamphetamine residue, was allegedly found in clothing identified as belonging to Ms. Belcher.
Officer Troy Lamastus made the arrest at about 5:15 a.m.
Franklin Police arrested a Franklin man on five drug related charges following a traffic stop on Nashville Road on Monday, June 8.
Richard Gregg Deweese, 63, was charged with possession of marijuana, possession of a controlled substance — methamphetamine, trafficking in a controlled substance — second or more offense — methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia — buy or possession and third degree possession of a controlled substance — drug unspecified.
The arrest citation said Deweese was a passenger of the vehicle that was stopped at about 5:25 p.m.
The citation said items allegedly found under the seat where Deweese was sitting included suspected marijuana, methamphetamine and a glass pipe with residue. Another glass pipe with residue was also allegedly in the vehicle.
The citation also said Deweese allegedly had possession of a pill bottle with another person’s name on the label containing several types of pills and also had half of a Xanax in his possession.
The citation did not say if any charges were placed against the driver of the vehicle.
Sgt. Chad Moody made the arrest.
A Nashville man was arrested on nine charges after allegedly failing to stop a vehicle for a Simpson County deputy sheriff and continued driving allegedly reaching speeds of 116 miles per hour.
Alex Duong, 22, was charged with speeding, failure to illuminate head lamps, reckless driving, possession of open alcohol beverage container in motor vehicle prohibited and operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
He was also charged with fleeing or evading police in a motor vehicle, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, no operator’s — moped license and failure to or improper signal.
The arrest citation said the attempted traffic stop was on Scottsville Road near I-65 exit six Monday, June 8 at about 10:35 p.m. Duong was arrested about three minutes later at 1280 Hickory Flat Gold City Road.
The citation said a 22-caliber rifle with a loaded magazine and an empty chamber was allegedly in the vehicle driven by Duong.
Deputy sheriff Quintin Wright made the arrest.
A man told Franklin Police that $800 worth of tools were stolen from his work truck while it was parked at his Grandview Drive residence.
The offense report said a Freeon scale, two tool cases, an air chisel set, a brake bleeder and a socket set were taken.
Officer Serhiy Varyvoda filed the offense report that said the theft happened between 5 p.m. Thursday, June 4 and seven o’clock the following morning.
Franklin Police is investigating the theft of $750 worth of cigarettes, blue tooth headsets and snacks from Pilot with Wendy’s restaurant on Scottsville Road.
Officer Serhiy Varyvoda filed the offense report that said the items were stolen Monday, June 8 between about 4:15 a.m. and 5:30 a.m.
A Bowling Green woman was hospitalized in Nashville, Tennessee following a two-vehicle collision in Franklin on Monday, June 1.
Franklin Police says Sopheap Yim, 45, was flown by helicopter to Vanderbilt University Medical Center following the collision that occurred on Highway 100 East at the intersection of Rapids Road at about 6:30 a.m.
The collision report says Ms. Yim was the driver of a 2012 Mazda passenger car involved in the collision with a 2016 Freightliner truck driven by Siddartha M. Murphy, 40, of Bowling Green.
Franklin Police Sgt. Chad Moody investigated.
The Simpson County Sheriffs’ Office arrested a Springfield, Tennessee woman following a traffic stop on I-65 of a vehicle that she was a passenger of and placed more charges against her after she was taken to the Simpson County Jail.
Amber Likens, 23, was charged after the traffic stop with possession of a controlled substance — methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia buy or possession.
The arrest citation said a bag belonging to Ms. Likens was found in the vehicle that allegedly contained a straw and a small baggie both containing a substance identified as methamphetamine. A set of scales and other baggies were also allegedly inside the bag.
Ms. Likens was charged after being taken to the jail with second-degree possession of a controlled substance — drug unspecified, tampering with physical evidence and promoting contraband.
The arrest citation said it was discovered at the jail that Ms. Likens was allegedly attempting to conceal suspected Suboxone strips.
Deputy sheriff Wyatt Harper made the arrest on May 28.
A shoplifting call led to two Franklin women being cited for possession of a controlled substance — methamphetamine.
Franklin Police also cited Tamra Marie Wingler, 22, and Ashley Dees, 33, for drug paraphernalia buy or possession and third degree criminal trespass.
Both women were cited after police were called to Walmart regarding alleged shoplifting by another person that Ms. Wingler and Dees were allegedly with at the time.
The citations said both women were allegedly in possession of syringes with meth residue. Police said both women were not supposed to be on Walmart property.
Officer Robert Matthews issued the citations on May 28.
Franklin Police arrested a Goodlettsville, Tennessee man after he was allegedly found in possession of suspected methamphetamine and counterfeit money.
Police charged Ronald Wayne Greer, Jr., 38, with theft of identity of another without consent, possession of a controlled substance — methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia buy or possession and third degree criminal possession of a forged instrument.
The arrest citation said police were asked to have a pick up truck at Garvin Point Apartments on Edding Road towed when Greer approached police and said he would drive the vehicle away.
The citation said when asked for identification Greer allegedly gave police another person’s name and date of birth and was also allegedly in possession of a used needle. The citation said the counterfeit money included three $20 bills and a $100 bill.
Greer was also arrested on two warrants, one issued in Jefferson County and one issued in Bullitt County.
Officer Travis Frank made the arrest on May 26.