A woman was arrested and charged with stabbing her boyfriend shortly after midnight Sunday, the second such incident involving the couple since 2008.
Officers with Lebanon Police Department responded to a call at 12:12 a.m., Sunday, Nov. 4, at University Medical Center regarding an individual who was receiving medical treatment for a stab wound. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim, James L. Waters, 27, of 711 Vincent Cason, Lebanon.
Chief Scott Bowen said in a news release that Waters was uncooperative and refused to give any information regarding his injury. Waters was transported by LifeFlight helicopter from UMC to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Further investigation revealed that Waters had been stabbed allegedly by his girlfriend, Rosaline M. Hastings, 24, also of 711 Vincent Cason, Lebanon. In addition, officers determined that the incident occurred at the couples residence.
Hastings was arrested and charged with Aggravated Domestic Assault and Tampering With Evidence.
This is the second such incident between Hastings and Waters, Bowen said. In January 2008, Hastings was arrested and charged with Domestic Aggravated Assault for allegedly stabbing Waters.
The wife of a Vice Lords gang member who is awaiting sentencing on drug conspiracy charges was sentenced on Friday in federal court to nearly five years in prison for facilitating drug sales with a one-time delivery of crack to an informant.
Lucretia Neal, 30, of Lebanon, was sentenced to 57 months in federal prison and three years of supervised release on one count of aiding and abetting the distribution of crack after she delivered 25.6 grams of crack for $1,300 to an informant with local law enforcement and the FBI.
Cumberland University quarterback Reed Gurchiek was voted the Mid-South Conference Offensive Player of the Week on Monday after posting a nearly perfect day passing and accounting for three touchdowns in just one half of play in a 49-0 victory over Bluefield College.
The Mt. Juliet High graduate completed 14-of-16 passes for 202 yards and two touchdowns, including a 34-yard TD pass to BJ Stewart and an eight-yard scoring throw to Daniel Dayton, both in the second quarter. Gurchiek also rushed four times for 25 yards with an eight-yard TD run in the first period.
Brentwood too much for WCHS
BRENTWOOD -- Four turnovers spelled doom for Wilson Central Friday night as the Wildcats dropped a 35-0 loss to Brentwood High in the first round of the Class 6A playoffs.
Two fumbles and two interceptions gave the host Bruins extra possessions and the No. 2-seeded Brentwood squad took advantage. QB Austin Winfree scored twice on two-yard runs and the Brentwood defense limited Wilson Central to just 84 yards on the ground.