De’Artis Sykes caught with stolen AR-style firearm, 26 grams of marijuana during search

20-year-old De’Artis Markel Tyrin Sykes was taken into custody for the unlawful carrying of a weapon, theft of property, simple possession, and unlawful drug paraphernalia on April 9th. At around 10:12 a.m., officers executed a search warrant at Sykes’s Timberlake Drive apartment. Officers did so after previously conducting surveillance, where Sykes would exit his unit with an AR-style firearm and enter his white 2004 Acura before leaving the area. When he returned, they searched his apartment and discovered the mentioned firearm was reported stolen via NCIC on December 31st, 2023. Sykes’ criminal history shows a felony guilty plea from 2023. Additionally, officers located a teal backpack with a scale and 26 grams of marijuana in the living room. Sykes was then detained for the incident.

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Clarksville Police arrest woman who was overdosing on Heroin — Melissa Ledbetter

51-year-old Melissa Ledbetter overdosed on Heroin on May 26th, and her boyfriend called 911 for help as he found her on her bed. Medics arrived, and she was treated for the overdose. Clarksville Police arrived and searched the immediate area, finding cut straws and a syringe with reside, though it was not enough to be tested. After her medical treatment was concluded and she was released, Clarksville Police Officer Alan Greenman charged her with possession of drug paraphernalia, and she was taken into custody.

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