Update: Millersville Patrol Car Burglary – Weapon Recovered, Arrest Made

 

Between the hours of 10:00 pm, March 22, 2015 and 8:26 am, March 23, 2015, someone burglarized a Millersville Police Department patrol car while parked in Mansker Farms. The burglar was able to make entry in to the vehicle absent any indication of force. A weapon was stolen in the burglary.

 

Update:  April 10, 2015  2:02 pm

Information was developed leading Detectives to believe the stolen weapon was discarded into Old Hickory Lake.  On April 09, 2015 the Sumner County Emergency Management Agency aided in a search for the stolen property on Old Hickory Lake in Gallatin, TN.  As a result, the stolen weapon was recovered from the bottom of the lake in a shallow fishing area.  On April 10, 2015 Jonathon D. Boone, age 26 was taken into custody without incident and charged with Theft over $1000 and Burglary to a Vehicle.  Boone was transported to Sumner County Jail where he is being held under a $5000 bond with a May 27 court date.  As of this time, Detectives have not located evidence of any electronic device allowing Boone to defeat the vehicle’s entry system.

Anyone with information regarding this or other crimes is asked to contact the Hendersonville Police Department at 615-822-1111 or the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers tipline at 615-573-5400.

Case contacts: Detective Jim Bachman and Detective Chris Gagnon  615-264-5303

 

Police Need Your Help Identifying Theft Suspect

The below subject is responsible for at least three thefts from Walmart in Hendersonville TN. Dates of theft are 03-21,  03-26, and 03-31-2015. The total loss of property is over $1,000. The subject has stolen at least the following items: Two TV’s, a Sound Bar and a Dyson Vacuum just from this one store. The vehicle used by this subject, and an unknown WM who stays in the vehicle, appears to be a white Dodge Stratus or possible Chrysler Sebring with heavily tinted windows. Same subject also being looked at by the Lowes Store in Madison TN for thefts from their store.

Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Police at 615-822-1111 or the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips may also be submitted anonymously by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

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Theft, Evading Arrest, and Violation of Probation Arrest

On Saturday (03/28/15), Kristopher Harter (age 28) of Antioch, TN was arrested on outstanding warrants by Hendersonville Police Officers. His charges include Evading Arrest, two counts of Theft over $1,000, and Violation of Probation. His General Sessions Court Date is April 22, 2015 in the General Sessions Court of Sumner County. He is currently being held without bond.

Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Police at 615-822-1111 or the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips may also be submitted anonymously by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

 

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Robbery on New Shackle Island Road

On March 25, 2015 a robbery was reported to have occurred on New Shackle Island Road. The victim stated that he was robbed at gun point during an alleged drug transaction by two subjects in the parking lot of an apartment complex. The victim sustained multiple injuries during the robbery but denied medical treatment. One of the suspects suffered a severe bite during the struggle.

On March 26, 2015 the following subjects were arrested for aggravated robbery:

Dylan Davenport, 28 years of age from Hendersonville

John Conlee, 29 years of age from Goodlettsville

The General Sessions Court date has been set for April 22, 2015 at 9:00am. As of the time of this media release the bond has not been set.

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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Millersville Patrol Car Burglary

Between the hours of 10:00 pm, March 22, 2015 and 8:26 am, March 23, 2015, someone burglarized a Millersville Police Department patrol car while parked in Mansker Farms. The burglar was able to make entry in to the vehicle absent any indication of force. A weapon was stolen in the burglary.

The Hendersonville Police Department is requesting anyone living in the Mansker Farms area that may have seen anything or anyone suspicious to contact the Hendersonville Police Department or 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.

 

Carjacking

On March 20, 2015 at 10:25 p.m. the Hendersonville Police Department received a call from two Hispanic males who were located at 251 New Shackle Island Road in the parking lot. They reported that four male black suspects arrived in a silver or gray SUV. They reported that two of the male blacks exited the SUV and approached their vehicle wearing masks and armed with semi-auto handguns.

The two suspects demanded that the victims exit their vehicle and give them the keys. The victims reported that the two male black suspects entered their 1995 Saturn and drove off towards State Route 386 on New Shackle Island Road with the other two male blacks following them in the silver or gray SUV.

Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Police at 615-822-1111 or the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips may also be submitted anonymously by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

Theft Arrest

On Friday March 13, 2015, at approximately 1:12 p.m. the Hendersonville Police Department responded to a report of a theft at Wal-Mart located at 204 North Anderson Lane. Officers observed a suspect leaving the store in a white Grand Marquis vehicle. Officers stopped the vehicle and investigation revealed that the suspect had been involved in this theft and others.

The suspect was identified as Jared Scott McCoy, age 34, of 231 New Shackle Island Road in Hendersonville, Tn. He was charged with two counts of theft under five hundred dollars and two counts of theft over five hundred dollars. These charges involved thefts from Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club in Hendersonville, Tn.

Jared Scott McCoy was transported to the Sumner County Jail. His General Sessions Court date was set for April 8, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. His bond was unknown at the time of this release. A photograph is attached to this release.

Anyone with information regarding this or any crimes 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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Third Arrest In Home Invasion

Melissa “Lisa” D. McCloud was arrest this morning while at General Sessions Court Gallatin TN on an unrelated criminal court case where she was charged.  The court date was set for 03/25/2015 at 0900hrs in General Sessions Court.  The bond was set at $100,000

This is the 3rd arrest from the 01/19/2015 home invasion that occurred on Campus Drive.

-          Andrew Scruggs was arrested on 01/19/2015 (Prelim scheduled for 03/05/15 at 1300hrs)

-          Matthew Mertens was arrested on 03/02/2015 (Gen Sessions Court date 03/25/2015 at 0900hrs)

-          Melissa McCloud was arrest on 03/04/2015 (Gen Sessions Court date 03/25/2015 at 0900hrs)

Warrants on Melissa “Lisa” D. McCloud are as follows: Criminal Conspiracy for Aggravated Assault (x2), Criminal Conspiracy for Esp Agg. Burglary, Criminal Conspiracy for Esp Agg Kidnapping (x2), Criminal Conspiracy for Theft over $1,000, Criminal Conspiracy for Theft over $500 and Criminal Conspiracy for Vandalism over $500.

 

Melissa McCloud

 

Home Invasion, Second Arrest Made

On January 19, 2015, the Hendersonville Police Department received a report of a home invasion at 226 Campus Drive. The caller stated that two male suspects wearing dark clothes and a ski mask had forced their way into the residence. Both victims suffered minor injuries.

On January 19, 2015, Andrew K. Scruggs, age 38, of Hendersonville, Tennessee was arrested.

The investigation continued and on March 2, 2015, Detective Bachman and members of H.P.D. arrested the second suspect in this case identified as Matthew J. Mertens, age 28, of Hendersonville, Tennessee. He was charged with:

One count of especially aggravated Burglary, Two counts of especially aggravated kidnapping, Two counts of aggravated assault, One count of theft over one thousand dollars, One count of theft over five hundred dollars, and One count of vandalism over five hundred dollars.

He was transported to the Sumner County Jail where his bond was set at one hundred thousand dollars and his General Sessions Court date was set for March 25, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. A photograph is attached to this release.

Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Police at 615-822-1111 or the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips may also be submitted anonymously by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

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Missing Adult Located

The Hendersonville Police Department is attempting to locate Johnny W. Poff, a seventy-seven year old male white. He is believed to be confused and lost and has been missing since 9:30 a.m. this date. He is driving a black 2002 Ford Explorer four door bearing Tennessee registration plate U0722B.

The last traceable information places him just South of Paducah, Kentucky on or around I-24 at approximately 5:30 p.m. today possibly headed back towards Nashville. Mr. Poff has gray hair with blue eyes and is 5’10” tall and weighs 180 pounds. A photograph is attached to this release.

Update – 02/24/15   Mr. Poff has been located.

 

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