Please Help ID Purse Thief

On 09-29-14 the person in the attached photographs stole a purse from a Doctor’s Office at the Hendersonville Hospital. If you can identify this suspect please contact the Hendersonville Police Department or the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers.

Anyone with information regarding this or other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400.

Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

 

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Statutory Rape by an Authority Figure Arrest

On October 19, 2014 the Hendersonville Police Department arrested 19 years of age Sabrina Antoinette Epps for Statutory rape by an authority figure. According to Det. David Harrell’s investigation the 15 year old victim was a student at a dance studio in Goodlettsville where the suspect was employed. According to the information collected there were three incidents that took place at the victim’s home in Hendersonville. The exact location of the incidents is being withheld to protect the identity of the juvenile victim.

Epps has been released on $12,000.00 bond awaiting her General Sessions Court date on November 12, 2014.

Anyone with information regarding this or other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400.

Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

 

Sabrina Epps SCSO booking photo 10-20-2014

Sabrina Antoinette Epps

Fatality Crash

On Sunday morning (Oct. 12, 2014) at about 6:49 am, the Hendersonville Police Department received a report of a single car crash at the intersection of Anderson Lane and Bent Creek Court. Bobby Boshears, a 26 year old male of 1012 West Main St. in Hendersonville was identified as the driver of a white 2006 Ford Mustang, which left the right side of the roadway as it approached the intersection. The car then rolled over, struck a tree and came to a stop upside down.

There were two passengers in the car identified as Michael Looney a 32 year old male and Evelyn Dorries a 37 year old female, both residents of Hendersonville. Ms. Dorries received non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Skyline Medical Center for treatment, while Mr. Looney was pronounced dead on the scene by a Sumner County Medical Examiner.

The driver, Mr. Boshears was charged with driving on a suspended license and released. Further charges may be pending upon completion of the crash investigation.

Anyone having information on this investigation is asked to contact Cpl. Tim Roller or Officer Helen Messer at 615-822-1111.

 

Sexual Battery Arrest

On October 1, 2014, Det. Jim Bachman of the Hendersonville Police Department arrested Chris L. Robinson, 26 years of age, from Nashville for two counts of sexual battery. This incident took place at Robinson’s place of employment on September 27, 2014.

Robinson’s bond was set at $7,500.00 and he was released while awaiting his General Sessions Court date on November 12, 2014.

Anyone with information regarding this or other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

 

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Burglars Arrested

On October 1, 2014 Officer Shinn of the Hendersonville Police Department arrested two juveniles for burglary and curfew. The two were charged for burglarizing a vehicle on East Main Street in Hendersonville. During the investigation it was determined that the two juveniles were in possession of stolen property that implicated the duo in numerous burglaries in the area of Gallatin.

Juvenile #1 was 16 years of age from Gallatin, Tennessee. Charge: Burglary, Curfew Violation, Refusal to Stop/Halt/Frisk.

Remains in custody until his hearing in Juvenile Court on October 28, 2014

 

Juvenile #2 was 16 years of age from Castalian Springs TN. Charge: Burglary, Curfew Violation.

Relaesed pending his hearing in Juvenile Court on October 28, 2014

 

Anyone with information regarding this or other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400.

Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

Aggravated Child Abuse

On September 22, 2014, an eight month old child was transported to Hendersonville Hospital by ambulance from a residence on Timberlake Drive in Hendersonville. The child was then transported to Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital and after examinations it was determined that the child suffered from injuries that are consistent with child abuse.

The investigation revealed that Carl W. Alcorn was caring for the child at the time that the injuries were sustained. As a result of this investigation the Hendersonville Police Department has charged 30 years of age Carl W. Alcorn with two counts of aggravated child abuse. Alcorn is currently incarcerated at the Sumner County Jail.

Court date:      October 22, 2014 at 9:00 am

Bond:              $75,000.00

 

Carl Alcorn

Carl W. Alcorn

Vehicle Accident

On Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 10:30 am, the Hendersonville Police Department responded to 625 East Main St. to investigate a report of a vehicle that crashed into an office building. An investigation revealed that Mrs. Carole Rhoten, a 72 year old female resident of Hendersonville, TN crashed her 2006 Nissan Armada into an Optometrist office at that location. There were no reported injuries to the driver or occupants of the building, although the building did sustain some structural damage. Mrs. Rhoten was taken into custody and charged with 1st offense DUI, and implied consent violation.

Anyone with information regarding any crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400.

Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

Arrest for Theft over $60,000.00

On September 10, 2014, Det. Jeff Brewer of the Hendersonville Police Department charged 27 years of age Clay Whitaker with aggravated burglary and theft over $60,000.00. Whitaker has stolen rare coins since June, 2014. Most of the coins were sold at local businesses, but if anyone has any information regarding these thefts or the location of any of the stolen coins they are encouraged to contact the Hendersonville Police Department or the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers.

Clay Whitaker has been released on a $30,000.00 to await his General Sessions Court date which is set for October 22, 2014.

Anyone with information regarding this or other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400.

Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

Clay Morgan Whitaker

Clay Whitaker

Early Morning Car Burglary Arrests

On 09-08-14 at approximately 2:45 am, Hendersonville Police responded to car burglaries in progress on Spy Glass Way.  Police learned that a resident was awakened by the sound of a car door.  As the resident exited to check his vehicle, he spotted a suspect running away from the scene.  The resident gave chase and then reported seeing a muzzle flash and hearing a gunshot.  As of 0715 hrs. this morning, Hendersonville Police have three persons in custody related to this incident.  No injuries were reported as a result of the incident.  Police do not believe any other persons were involved.  Police are still searching the area as no weapons have been recovered at this time.

Police have determined that a minimum of four vehicle burglaries occurred prior to the interruption of this criminal activity.  All suspects in custody will be charged with these burglaries.

In custody:

Darian Banks, age 19, Gallatin

Jacob Bartley, age 19, Gallatin

Austin Troutman, age 19, Gallatin

Investigation continues to determine if more crimes were committed and to recover stolen property.

 

Update:  A handgun has now been recovered.  Police do not believe any other weapons were utilized in this incident.

 

Banks Bartley

Darian Banks                                                                                    Jacob Bartley

 

 

Troutman

Austin Troutman

 

Burglary Suspects Arrested

On August 23, 2014 the Hendersonville Police Department responded to the scene of a fire on Cherry Hill Drive. The owner of the home was located in the yard and was later pronounced dead. An autopsy is being performed in order to determine the cause of death.

On August 29, 2014 Officers of the Hendersonville Police Department responded to the burned home in regards to two men removing items from the house. Alert neighbors notified the police department about the activity and assisted in the identification of the suspects. The two people were later identified as:

Steven J. Nichols, 38 years of age from Hendersonville, bond set at $5,000.00

Logan Christopher Kennedy, 20 years of age from Hendersonville, bond set at $10,000.00

Both subjects were charged with burglary and theft over $500.00. Both subjects have been released awaiting their General Sessions Court date on September 24, 2014 at 9:00am.

Anyone with information regarding this or other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400.

Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

Logan Christopher Kennedy Steven Nichols

Logan Christopher Kennedy                                 Steven J. Nichols