Madisonville alderman charged with reckless endangerment

James Kevin Bledsoe has been indicted on charges of reckless endangerment with a deadly weapon. / Source: (Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

MADISONVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) — A man who Madisonville mayor says is a city Alderman has been charged with reckless endangerment with a deadly weapon.

Records show that James Kevin Bledsoe was charged after an incident involving a gun.

The exact nature of the incident is unclear.

Mayor Glenn Moser said he was aware of the incident but had no comment. He also said the Bledsoe served as the Parks and Recreation Commissioner.

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