Author: Deborah Highland

Downtown will soon have two working clocks

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Time is on the move in downtown Bowling Green. In the 900 block of State Street in front of an accounting firm the old, iron Seth Thomas clock that hasn’t ticked in more than a decade will be moved to an area in front of the Warren County Courthouse and will be restored. Warren County Fiscal…

Man pleads guilty to killing grandparents, uncle

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A Scottsville man who killed his grandparents and an uncle in February 2018 pleaded guilty Monday to their murders. Edward Dilon Siddens, 30, was charged in the shooting deaths of his grandparents Jimmy Neal Siddens and Helen Siddens and his uncle Jimmy Neal Siddens II who were found dead outside of their rural Allen County home…

Woman seriously injured and found face down on roadway

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A woman was seriously injured early Tuesday morning at the intersection of Creekwoood Avenue and Russellville Road. Bowling Green police officers were called to the scene at 4:10 a.m. and found the woman face down on the road, Officer Ronnie Ward said. She was flown to a Nashville trauma center. Her condition has not been released….

Barren County man charged with 3 counts of attempted murder

GLASGOW, Ky. – A Barren County man is charged with three counts of attempted murder after deputies said he fired shots into a car driven by his wife and carrying two other people. At about 2:24 p.m., the Barren County Sheriff’s Office was called to 6039 Dripping Springs Road after a man said his wife stole his vehicle and attempted…

Texas man killed while running across interstate

FRANKLIN, Ky. – A Texas man died as he was trying to run across Interstate 65 in Simpson County early Monday morning. Otokini Wokoma, 23, of Temple, Texas was running across the middle lane of travel at about 3 a.m. near mile marker 10 on the northbound side of Interstate 65 when he was struck by a semi truck, according…

Two dead in Nashville Road shooting

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Two people died Wednesday afternoon after a shooting incident at Mobile Terrace Mobile home park on Nashville  Road. Bowling Green police were called at 2:46 p.m. to lot 56 after someone reported shots fired. When police arrived, they found Latravion D. Briggs, 20, shot in the head and deceased, Bowling Green Police Department spokesman Officer Ronnie…

Grand jury indicts man on murder charge

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. A Warren County grand jury Wednesday indicted Harold Bell in the April shooting death of Desmon Cunningham. Cunningham, 32, was found shot to death outside of his Woodford Avenue home in April. He died of a single gunshot wound. Bell is also accused in that same incident of shooting another man, Travious Russell, who sustained a single…

Woman charged with attempted murder during child exchange

TEMPLE HILL, Ky. – A Barren County woman was charged with attempted murder Thursday after Barren County Sheriff’s deputies said she fired as gun at her estranged husband during a child exchange in a business parking lot. Marquitta Lessenberry, 35,  and Christopher Thomason, 27, both of Glasgow, were arrested following the discharge of a firearm during the child exchange in a…

Sheriff’s office makes arrest in shooting incident

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Warren County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Glasgow man Monday who was wanted in connection to a shooting incident in Glasgow. At 7:20 p.m. Monday, Glasgow police called the Warren County Sheriff’s Department and ask deputies to look for Damiyan Carter, 29, in the 1500 block of Glen Lilly Road, according to a release from the sheriff’s…

Truck driver injured after semi overturns

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – At 10:30 a.m. Bowling Green police were called to an overturned semi at Memphis Junction Road just before the intersection with Russellville Road. The truck was hauling a crane. The driver, John Moore, of Alabama, was injured and taken to a local hospital for treatment. The extent of the injuries was not released.