The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

If you’ll recall, Kenny Bartley was convicted of the 2005 murder of Campbell County High School principal Ken Bruce. Bartley was 15-years-old at the time. Bartley was charged as an adult and sentenced to 45 years behind bars. In 2014, at a retrial, Bartley was found guilty of only reckless homicide and was sentenced to …

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Campbell County High School shooter Kenny Bartley has found his way back to jail once again. If you’ll recall, Bartley was convicted of the 2005 murder of Campbell County High School principal Ken Bruce. Bartley was 15-years-old at the time. Bartley was charged as an adult and sentenced to 45 years behind bars. In 2014, …

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Last week I posted how an arrest warrant had been issued for Kenny Bartley. Bartley was once convicted of the 2005 shooting and killing of Principal Ken Bruce at Campbell County High School in Tennessee. In 2014, that conviction was overturned and Bartley was convicted on the lesser charge of reckless homicide. He was sentenced …

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I’m going to summarize Kenny Bartley’s history as quickly as possible since it’s so long. In 2005, a then 15-year-old Kenny Bartley brought a gun to Campbell County High School in Tennessee. In trying to get the gun from Bartley’s possession, school principal Ken Bruce was shot and killed. Bartley was charged as an adult …

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Late last week, Campbell County school shooter, Kenny Bartley, was released from jail yet again. He had been serving time for violating his probation when he failed to update his address with authorities and violating the terms of his alcohol monitoring bracelet. In 2005, when Bartley was a teenager, he opened fire in the administration …

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I had previously heard rumors to the effect but now the Knoxville News Sentinel recently reported that Campbell County School shooter Kenny Bartley may have been romantically involved with his counselor in Virginia. If you’ll recall after Bartley was retried for the 2005 shooting and sentenced to time served he was allowed to travel to …

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Kenny Bartley is back in jail after being arrested for multiple probation violations. Bartley pleaded guilty this past week and was sentenced to 2 1/2 years with 7 months served. As far as I know the investigation into the death of his counselor’s son is still open in Virginia. Bartley was allegedly present at the …

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Campbell County High School shooter Kenny Bartley was arrested this morning in LaFollette, Tennessee. He was not arrested for the death of the son of his counselor who he was living with in Virginia but for failing to meet his probation requirements from his 2015 agreement that allowed him to move to Virginia, specifically the …

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Again let me preface this by saying that as of the time I’m posting this no criminal charges have been filed. Because of that I will not be posting anyone’s name except for Bartley’s. Technically he is wanted by authorities but not for this. Anyway the father of the boy who died from blunt force …

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Again let me preface this by saying that as of the time I’m posting this no criminal charges have been filed. Earlier today it was announced by CPS of Fairfax County, Virginia, that the three-year-old boy left alone in the care of Campbell County High School shooter Kenny Bartley was a victim of child abuse …

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