Lauderdale County Newswire

Lauderdale County Newswire

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  1. Generic cop lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office investigator Lt. Brad Potts tells news outlets 23-year-old Preston Kelley texted his grandmother a photo Monday that appeared to show him bound and beaten in a wooded area in Tennessee.

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  2. She got a photo of her grandson tied up, demanding $1,000, but she didna t pay up.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Wichita Eagle

    Kelley, 23, appeared to be bound and beaten in the photo, and in a subsequent message he told her he was being held captive in a wooded area of Tennessee by men who would kill him if she did not go to Walmart and send $1,000 to them, per AL.com . "As anyone would have been, she was scared and worried about her grandson," Lauderdale County sheriff's investigator Lt.

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  3. Lauderdale County man accused of faking his own kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department says a man tried to get money from his grandmother by faking his own kidnapping.

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  4. Lauderdale County man arrested for faking his own kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department says a man tried to get money from his grandmother by faking his own kidnapping.

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    Friday Feb 10 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office investigator Lt. Brad Potts tells news outlets 23-year-old Preston Kelley texted his grandmother a photo Monday that appeared to show him bound and beaten in a wooded area in Tennessee.

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  6. Deputy: Man faked kidnapping to get cash from grandmotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | CBS News

    Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office investigator Lt. Brad Potts tells news outlets 23-year-old Preston Kelley texted his grandmother a photo Monday that appeared to show him bound and beaten in a wooded area in Tennessee.

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    Thursday Feb 9 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office investigator Lt. Brad Potts tells news outlets 23-year-old Preston Kelley texted his grandmother a photo Monday that appeared to show him bound and beaten in a wooded area in Tennessee.

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  8. Man faked his own kidnapping to get money from grandma: copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | New York Post

    Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office investigator Lt. Brad Potts tells news outlets that 23-year-old Preston Kelley texted his grandmother a photo Monday that appeared to show him bound and beaten in a wooded area in Tennessee.

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  9. Alabama man faked kidnapping to extort grandma, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Daily Mail

    ... to cough up $1,000 ransom Preston Kelley, 23, texted his grandmother a disturbing photo on Monday, said Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office investigator Lt. Brad Potts. The photo appeared to show Kelley, who lives in Florence, Alabama just miles from ...

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  10. Man charged with faking kidnapping to snag cash from his grandmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | New York Daily News

    ... her to send money. The message was reportedly accompanied by a photograph depicting Kelley injured. Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office investigator, Lt. Brad Potts, told WAAY31 (ABC) that "Kelley sent a text to his grandmother stating that he had ...

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  11. Deputy: Man faked kidnapping to get money from grandmotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Newsday

    ... say a northern Alabama man tried to get money from his grandmother by faking his own kidnapping. Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office investigator Lt. Brad Potts tells news outlets 23-year-old Preston Kelley texted his grandmother a photo Monday that ...

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  12. Florence man convicted of murder will join brother in lifelong prison sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Alabama Live

    ... serving a life sentence for the killing. "We certainly expected he would get life like his brother," said Lauderdale County District Attorney Chris Connolly. "But, it still brings a great deal of relief -- especially for the family -- after over 16 ...

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  13. VIDEO: Tennessee students brawl inside McDonald'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | WMBF

    ... clothes and others in Ripley High School cheerleading uniforms can be seen fighting inside the restaurant. Lauderdale County Schools Superintendent Shawn Kimble said this is not the behavior he expects on or off campus. He cannot say whether any of ... 2 comments

  14. A Ripley High School cheerleader can be seen fighting in the footage.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... the restaurant. WARNING: This video contains explicit language. It may not be suitable for all viewers. Lauderdale County Schools Superintendent Shawn Kimble said this is not the behavior he expects on or off campus. He cannot say whether any of the ...

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  15. Shannon Johnson sentenced to life for 2000 Shoals murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | WAAY

    A Lauderdale County judge sentenced Shannon Johnson to life in prison Wednesday morning for a murder that took place almost 17 years ago, courthouse sources say. Police said Shannon and his brother Shawn beat Keith Barnett at a bar in Tennessee in 2000 and dumped him on Alabama Highway 17 in Lauderdale County.

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  16. 24 apply for Knox County Schools superintendent positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Leaderville, Colorado. A University of Tennessee graduate, Beck started her career in education in 1989 at Lauderdale County Schools. She also worked as a school administrator. "I have worked as a principal at two turn around schools: an IB ...

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  17. Jury finds Shannon Johnson guilty of murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | WAAY

    ... wife were high school sweet hearts. Tyler was only three when his dad was murdered. Just before noon, a Lauderdale County jury found Shannon Johnson guilty of murder for his part in the death of 22-year-old Keith Barnett. Keith Barnett was murdered ...

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  18. Jury founds Shannon Johnson guilty of murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... ttle Sands Bar in Wayne County, Tennessee then dropped his body in the middle of the road on Alabama 17 in Lauderdale County. 22-year-old Barnett later died of his injuries.

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  19. No decision yet in Shannon Johnson murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | WAAY

    Shannon Johnson sits in a Lauderdale County courtroom waiting for a verdict in his trial. Johnson is charged with murder in the 2000 beating death of Keith Barnett.

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  20. Jury in deliberations for Shannon Johnson murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | WAAY

    Shannon Johnson sits in a Lauderdale County courtroom waiting for a verdict in his trial. Johnson is charged with murder in the 2000 beating death of Keith Barnett.

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