Vehicle Burglary Arrests

On June 1, 2016 at approximately 8:05am, Officers from the Hendersonville Police Department responded to the report of a vehicle burglary that was in progress at Stark Knob boat ramp. The witness to the crime gave a vehicle description and a description of the suspects to the dispatcher. The two subjects were located and stopped on Volunteer Drive by Sgt. Clifford. After the investigation the following people were arrested:

Alex Allen, 19 years of age, from Hendersonville, bond is $5,000.00

Markus Baggett, 18 years of age, from Hendersonville, bond is $5,500.00

Both subjects were charged with 2 counts of burglary, theft of property under $500.00 and possession of burglary tools. They are currently being held in the Sumner County Jail awaiting their General Sessions Court Date of July 13, 2016 at 9:00am.

It is believed that these two committed other burglaries in the Hendersonville area on the same night. If anyone in Hendersonville experienced a burglary to their vehicle and they have not reported the burglary they are encouraged to contact the Hendersonville Police Department.

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.

 

Alex AllenMarkus Baggett

Alex Allen                                                              Markus Baggett

Rape of a Child

On May 30, 2016, Officers from the Hendersonville Police Department responded to a home on Maple Way South regarding the attempted rape of a child. The investigation revealed that Sebastian Alonzo was spending the night at the home when he attempted to rape a child. The child’s father caught Alonzo as he was attempting the crime and detained him until the police arrived.

Sebastian Alonzo, 22 years of age, was charged with one count of attempted rape of a child. He has only been a resident of Hendersonville for the past three months. His bond is sat at $250,000.00 and his General Session Court date is June 22, 2016.

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.

 

Sebastian Alonzo

Sebastian Alonzo

 

 

Mansker Farms Suspicious Incident

The Hendersonville Police Department continues to search for leads regarding an incident that was reported on May 23, 2016 at approximately 5:30 pm, in the Mansker Farms Community. During this incident a 10-year-old male juvenile reported that he was approached by a light skinned black male driving a white vehicle. Once the child reported this incident to his parents they were concerned that the suspect may have been attempting to lure their child to a vehicle.

 

The Hendersonville Police Department is delighted that this event did not evolve into the search for a missing child and would like to take this opportunity to remind everyone to be vigilant while their children are at play outdoors. Those who prey on small children may take advantage of the summer time events. Everyone is encouraged to report any suspicious incident to the Hendersonville Police Department. It will always be our goal to deter criminal activity, especially that criminal activity that involves children.

 

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

Child Pornography Possession Arrest

On 4/21/16, the Hendersonville Police Department received a complaint of a male subject that was viewing sexually explicit material on a computer in public view. This person was identified as Michael Hilliard (age 65) of Hendersonville.

Investigation revealed Hilliard was in possession of child pornography that resulted in him being charged with two counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor. He is being held in the Sumner County Jail on $150,000 bond.  Hilliard is scheduled to appear in Sumner County General Sessions Court on May 25, 2016 at 9:00 am. Anyone with information on Hilliard or other related crimes can 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.

 

Hilliard

 

Hendersonville Police Arrest Ronald “Ron” Kyle after Scam

On 04-18-2016 Hendersonville Police arrested Ronald “Ron” Kyle, age 53 of Hendersonville. Kyle is charged with three counts of Theft over $60,000 after he scammed a Hendersonville couple using fraudulent real estate and investment deals. Kyle is being held on $35,000 bond in the Sumner County Jail. He is set to appear in the Sumner County Criminal Court on 04-22-2016.

Anyone with information on this or other related crimes can 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.

 

Ron Kyle

 

Lake Terrace Drive Robbery

On April 6, 2016 officers of the Hendersonville Police Department responded to the report of a Robbery on Lake Terrace Drive. According to the caller two subjects robbed the three victims with a weapon. The investigation revealed that the following people were involved in the crime. Arrested were:

 

Jonah Warren, 19 yoa, Homeless,  Court date is May 11, 2016 at 9:00am, Bond is $75,000.00

  • Conspiracy to Commit Aggravated Robbery
  • Conspiracy to Commit Aggravated Assault (3 counts)
  • Possession with the Intent to sell Schedule VI

 

Mickell Taylor, 19 yoa, from Hendersonville, Court Date is May 11, 2016 at 9:00am,  Bond is $50,000.00

  • Aggravated Robbery
  • Aggravated Assault (3 counts)

 

Adonis Grant, 18 yoa, from Hendersonville,  Court Date is May 11, 2016 at 9:00am, Bond is $50,000.00

  •  Aggravated Robbery
  • Aggravated Assault (3 counts)

 

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.

 

 

Jonah WarrenMickell TaylorAdonis Grant

Jonah Warren                                                     Mickell Taylor                                                   Adonis Grant

March 2016 – Alcohol Compliance Checks

On March 23, 2016, members of the Hendersonville Police Department conducted alcohol compliance checks of several local establishments.  Twenty-Five locations were visited and all but four refused to sell an alcoholic beverage to an underage customer. The following establishments sold alcohol to an underage customer:

Apollo Burger Restaurant located at 206 Indian Lake Blvd, the server charged was Samantha Lynn Lewin, age 21, of Hendersonville, Tennessee

Casa Vieja Restaurant located at 711 E. Main Street, the server charged was Vasquez-Martinez Ignaccio, age 40, of Gallatin, Tennessee

Fuji Restaurant located at 209 Indian Lake Blvd, the server charged was Lena K. Voelkel, age 22, of Hendersonville, Tennessee

Twice Daily Market #8899 located at 369 New Shackle Island Road, the server charged was Sean Robert Harter, age 19, of Hendersonville, Tennessee

 

The offending servers were cited for selling an alcoholic beverage to a minor and their court appearances were set for April 25, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. in the Sumner County General Sessions Court. The H.P.D. would like to thank all businesses who were in compliance and remind all others that the H.P.D. will continue to do random checks of all businesses selling alcoholic beverages.

Anyone with information regarding 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.

Aggravated Burglary & Drug Arrest

On February 24, 2016 at 2:04 p.m., the Hendersonville Police Department received a complaint of a burglary in progress at the Monthaven Apartments on West Main Street. Responding officers were able to locate a vehicle leaving the complex and stop it. Investigation revealed that two subjects identified as:

 

Ryan Kannon Smith, age 19, of Hendersonville, Tn. and John Paul Brown, age 28, of Hendersonville, Tn. had broken into the victim’s apartment in order to steal drugs. The drugs were recovered during the investigation.

 

Ryan Kannon Smith was charged with Aggravated Burglary, possession schedule six drug for resale, vandalism over five hundred dollars, and Theft under five hundred dollars.

 

John Paul Brown was charged with Aggravated Burglary and possession schedule six drug for resale, vandalism over five hundred dollars, and Theft under five hundred dollars.

 

The victim of the burglarized apartment, Joseph Reinhard Janson, age 22, was charged with possession of a schedule six drug for resale, drug paraphernalia and maintaining a residence for drug sales. The court date was set for March 23, 2016 on all three defendants. The bond amount was unknown at the time of this release. A photograph of Smith and Janson is attached to this release but Brown was not available at the time of this release.

  

Anyone with information regarding this crime 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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        Joseph Reinhard Janson                                    Ryan Kannon Smith

False Report Arrest

On February 21, 2016 the Hendersonville Police Department received a complaint of a burglary in progress on Williamsburg Drive in Hendersonville. The victim stated that someone forced their way into her home. According to the victim she sustained some injuries during the incident. Det. Sean Simms was able to determine that the facts as described by the victim were inconsistent with the evidence at the scene. It was determined that the incident did not occur and the victim was charged with false reporting.

Danica Saunders, 20 years old from Hendersonville has been charged with false reporting. Her court date is March 23, 2016 at 9:00 am, and her bond is $1,500.00.

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.

 

Danica Saunders

Danica Saunders

 

 

 

 

 

Aggravated Robbery 333 West Main St. Sherwin-Williams

On February 22, 2016 at 6:28 p.m. the Hendersonville Police Department received a report of an Aggravated Robbery that had just occurred at the Sherwin Williams store located at 333 West Main Street. The clerk advised that a male white suspect had come into the store and displayed a handgun demanding the cash from the register. The clerk was then told to go into a back room and wait a while before contacting police.

 

The suspect was described as an older male white. He was approximately 5’11 to 6’0 tall weighing 180 to 210 pounds. He was wearing a blue hoodie and work jeans with some type of bandage wrapping around his face. A silver mid-sized vehicle was seen leaving the store parking around the time of the robbery. A photograph capture of the vehicle is attached.

 

Anyone with information regarding this crime 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.

Capture

Silver mid-sized vehicle seen leaving the store

parking around the time of the robbery