The Christian County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after someone stole all of the copper wiring out of a north Christian County home.
Someone forced their way into the 1335 Grapevine Road home belonging to 77-year old G.O. Rogers early this week and made holes in the walls to steal 5-thousand dollars worth of copper wire.
The perpetrator did a thousand dollars worth of damage in the process of taking the wire. The investigation continues.
Police in Clarksville are asking for the public’s help in finding the men responsible for a major theft from a lumber store.
A news release says sometime between 5pm June 17th and 5am June 18th, there was lumber, shingles, a forklift, leaf blower, chainsaw and two vehicles stolen from 84 Lumber on Alfred Thun Road. In all, the property added up to a value of 65-thousand dollars.
Nashville Police would recover the forklift at Hickory Grove Boulevaard, but the rest of the property is still missing. Anyone who may have information on the incident is asked to call 931-645-8477.
Hopkinsville Police are investigating an alleged armed robbery against a citizen on Durrett Avenue from last night.
21-year old Caleb Calhoun of Hopkinsville told police two male suspects he didn’t know approached him in his car near 1413 Durrett with a handgun and demanded whatever personal property he had on him.
Calhoun said he didn’t have his wallet or any cash, but that the suspects reached into his vehicle and took his cell phone from the console area. The suspects then fled and ran behind a residence. Calhoun was not injured in the incident and the investigation continues.
Details are now known about the tractor-trailer versus motorcycle wreck at 9th and Campbell in Hopkinsville yesterday afternoon.
The report says 44-year old Jerry Floyd of Hopkinsville was stopped in the left turn lane on South Campbell around 3:40pm in his semi.
Approaching from behind on a motorcycle was 24-year old Dearrion Spencer, who told police he thought Floyd was going to make a left turn because of his positioning and was caught off guard when Floyd turned right. Floyd said he had to swing into the left lane to turn the big rig.
Spencer was unable to stop and slid underneath the trailer, which ran over his leg. Spencer was taken to Jennie Stuart Medical Center for treatment of his injuries, while Floyd went uninjured.
The two suspects accused in the fatal shooting of a Fort Campbell soldier on Fidelio Road earlier this year were back in Christian County Circuit Court this afternoon after previously being formally arraigned on murder charges.
Hopkinsville Public Defender William Maddux, who is representing 25-year old Jessie Goslyn of Fort Campbell told Circuit Court Judge Andrew Self he needed more time in going over evidence regarding his client before the case goes any further.
Meanwhile, Paducah attorney Mark Bryant, who is representing Goslyn’s co-defendant, 24-year old Jared Tabor Long of Colorado also stated he needed more time to go over evidence regarding the case and is still awaiting lab results.
After hearing from both attorneys, Judge Self then set an August 29th pre-trial conference for both murder suspects.
Jessie Gosyln is accused of luring her husband, Vincent Gosyln to Fidelio Road, where Jared Long would be waiting to harm Vincent Goslyn. Long is accused of being the trigger man in the fatal shooting.