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CBS2 Exclusive: Man Speaks After Being Acquitted At Third Trial In Murder Of Girl, 12, In Putnam County

CARMEL, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Putnam County man was saddened, but not angry as he sat down to reflect after 20 years in prison or a crime the courts now say he did not commit. 464 more words


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Teens who escaped Putnam County detention facility captured

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Two teens who escaped from a Putnam County juvenile detention facility Friday night were captured on Saturday.

The Putnam County Sheriff’s Department said 16-year-old Robbie Syverson and Jonathan Smith, 15, overpowered a corrections deputy around 8:40 p.m. 312 more words


Police arrest Cookeville bank robbery suspect after motorcycle crash

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Police arrested a man who was fleeing on a motorcycle after allegedly robbing a Cookeville bank on Thursday.

It happened at the Putnam First Mercantile Bank on 10th Street around 4 p.m. 165 more words


Sheriff: 2 teens escape Putnam County detention facility

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two teens who reportedly escaped a juvenile detention facility Friday night.

The department said 16-year-old Robbie Syverson and Jonathan Smith, 15, overpowered a corrections deputy around 8:40 p.m. 90 more words


Sheriff: Cookeville woman charged with threatening 2 with skillet

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A woman was arrested after she allegedly threatened two men with a skillet in Putnam County.

The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office reported 26-year-old Laura Wegerbauer threw an object through a window of a home on Sept. 84 more words


I-40 East reopens in Putnam County after 6-vehicle crash

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN)- The eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 were closed in Putnam County early Friday morning after a six-vehicle crash.

It happened around mile marker 273 near Cookeville around 2 a.m. 197 more words