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Disoriented Naked Woman Appears at Market in Cumberland County

Sunday afternoon, sheriff’s deputies responded to the Vandever Corner Market in Cumberland County, to a report of a disoriented naked woman wearing one flip flop. The woman, 29-year-old Brittany McCarty of Crossville, was in the back of an ambulance, crying, when deputies arrived. She had scratches on her feet and claimed no knowledge of how she got to the market. ... Read More »

Crossville Man Charged with DUI After Attempted Pedestrian Strike

Cumberland County sheriff’s deputies responded late last night to reports of a driver attempting to hit a pedestrian on Sullivan Drive in Crossville. Deputies stopped the subject vehicle at Central Baptist Church and spoke with the driver, 20-year-old Avery Lee Conley of Crossville, who reportedly smelled of alcohol and was unsteady on his feet. Conley, who admitted to drinking two ... Read More »

Traffic Stop Lands Crossville Man in Jail on Meth Charges

Late Tuesday night, while executing a traffic stop, Cumberland County sheriff’s deputies observed the driver – Joseph Robert Altum, 23, of Crossville – acting overly nervous. Altum reportedly claimed it was because he didn’t have insurance. The arrest report noted Altum admitted to having not used meth in a week. A consent search of the vehicle turned up approximately 0.8 ... Read More »

Crossville City Manager Gives Update on Tax-Collection Figures

Crossville City Manager Greg Wood presented his monthly sales tax-collection report at the City Council meeting Tuesday night. Overall, sales-tax revenues have been good, he reported. Sales-tax revenues for September were down slightly from August, at $692,879. Wholesale beer-tax income is off a little from projections, coming in at just over $64,000 for September. The year-to-date total is $199,794. Liquor ... Read More »

Art Circle Public Library Celebrates Indie Author Day October 13

The Art Circle Public Library in Crossville will host Indie Author Day next Saturday, October 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Begun in 2016, Indie Author Day is a nationwide celebration of independent authors. This is the first time the Art Circle Library is participating in Indie Author Day. The purpose of the event is to bring local indie ... Read More »

MSW Home Solutions of Crossville Faces Multiple Fraud Charges

Multiple complaints filed this past week with the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office charge MSW Home Solutions of Crossville with home-improvement service-provider fraud. According to the reports, dated September 26 through October 1, four Fairfield Glade homeowners signed contacts with the company and paid deposits ranging from $300 to $4,500. The contracts were dated March 28, April 26, July 10 and ... Read More »

Local Woman Charged with Possession of Meth in Crossville

Following a traffic stop Tuesday afternoon, Cumberland County sheriff’s deputies arrested a Crossville woman for felony manufacture, delivery, sale or possession of meth. Tonia Ellen Ann Turner, age 24, was a passenger in a vehicle stopped at the Dollar Tree on Interstate Drive. During a search, deputies turned up a change purse stuffed into the woman’s pants. According to the ... Read More »