Julie Nickell


Gregory Nickell

The Tracy City Police Department arrested a couple in connection with the Oct. 16 shooting of a 9-year-old boy last week. TCPD Chief Charlie Wilder, along with Officer Jacob Nunley and Officer James Whitman, took Julie Lynn Nickell and Gregory Scott Nickell into custody last Tuesday morning at their residence in Tracy City.

Both Nickells were charged with four counts of reckless endangerment with a deadly weapon involved. Gregory was also charged with three counts of possession of a handgun by a convicted felon. According to Wilder, the police confiscated two handguns, including the .38 Special revolver used in the shooting, a 12 gauge pump action shotgun and a few hundred rounds of ammunition at the time of the arrests.


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