Justin Nannie, 22, was charged today with ‘Agg Assault – Deadly Weapon’ after he held a female jogger at knifepoint in Shelby Bottoms here in East Nashville. The 31 year old victim ran away unharmed, and citizen bystanders took Nannie into custody and held him until MNPD arrived and arrested him. This was his 5th arrest for assault or stalking. Nannie has been also been arrested 6 times previously for violating orders of protection. He has multiple profiles on social media including one he uses when dating females, and one and another when he dated men.
Nannie has been arrested on multiple charges over the past 4 years, only being found guilty of 9 of the 15 closed charges. Dismissed Charges include: assault, criminal impersonation of a police officer, harassment, aggravated stalking, order of protection violation, and theft.
We also were able to locate an instant message to a Joshua Jones, where Nannie made threats to his life.
MNPD Affidavit for current arrest:
PD WAS DISPATCHED TO 1900 DAVIDSON ST, THE SHELBY BOTTOMS NATURE CENTER IN RELATION TO AN AGG ASSAULT. UPON ARRIVAL THE DEFENDANT WAS BEING DETAINED BY CIVILIANS. UPON SPEAKING WITH THE VICTIM, MS WITT SHE STATED THAT THE DEFENDANT HAD APPROACHED HER ON THE TRAIL AROUND MILE MARKER 0.5 OR 0.75. AT THIS TIME MS VICTIM STATED THE DEFENDANT PUT HIS ARM AROUND HER NECK RESTRAINING HER, PULLED OUT A BLACK AND SILVER POCKET KNIFE AND STATED “IM NOT GOING TO HURT YOU. TELL ME THE WAY OUT OF THE PARK”. MS VICTIM STATED WITH HER RIGHT HAND SHE PUSHED THE DEFENDANT AWAY CAUSING A SMALL CUT ON HER HAND. ON SCENE, MS WITT DID REFUSE MEDICAL TREATMENT FROM PD. MS VICTIM STATED THAT WHEN SHE PUSHED THE KNIFE AWAY THE DEFENDANT JUMPED BACKWARDS STATING “I SAID I WAS NOT GOING TO HURT YOU” AND STARTED TO RUN AWAY IN THE OPPOSITE DIRECTION OF MS VICTIM . MS WITNESS STATED TO OFFICER THOMPSON THAT SHE DID NOT WITNESS THE ACTUAL INCIDENT BUT THE DEFENDANT RUN PAST HER ON THE TRAIL, PASSED HER THEN TURNED AROUND AND RAN BACK IN THE DIRECTION OF MS VICTIM . MS WITNESS STATED THAT AT THIS TIME BOTH HER AN MS VICTIM WERE YELLING AT THE DEFENDANT WHILE CALLING PD. MR WITNESS STATED TO PD THAT HE HEARD TWO WOMEN SCREAMING AND YELLING STATING THE DEFENDANT HAD JUST ASSAULTED HER. MR WITNESS STATED TO PD THAT HE THEN STARTED TO FOLLOW THE DEFENDANT ON THE TRAIL. MR WITNESS STATED TO PD THAT HE DID SEE THE POCKET KNIFE ON THE DEFENDANT AND WAS ABLE TO DESCRIBE THE KNIFE TO PD ON SCENE. ONCE PD HAD THE DEFENDANT IN CUSTODY HE WAS READ HIS MIRANDA RIGHTS. THE DEFENDANT THEN STATED TO ME THAT HE DID NOT DO IT AND THAT HE WAS ON THE TRAIL FOR EXERCISE AND CARRIED THE ABOVE DESCRIBED KNIFE FOR SELF DEFENSE DUE TO BEING HOMELESS. THE DEFENDANT WAS THEN TRANSPORTED TO BOOKING WITHOUT INCIDENT.
This morning’s incident was initially reported on social media:
Nannie is currently being held in lieu of a $20,000 bond, and will have a review hearing on 10/10/17.
[DISMISSED] In July of 2016 he impersonated a police officer:
While the victim was showing me harrassing text messages from her ex boyfriend she showed me a text message where he stated he was Ofc. Herlein checking on her welfare. This text was from # (615) 947-xxxx at 11:55 a.m. on the 26th to Ms. xxxx number of (615) 481-xxxx. Ofc. Herlein is a metro police officer and will prosecute.
[DISMISSED] Harassment – Cause Emotional Distress, Intimidate, Frighten
and that the probable cause is as follows: My exboyfriend, the defendant, has texted me it seems like 100 times since Monday. I told him last week and everyday the past several days to stop contacting me and leave me alone. He has also walked past the house I stay at several times the past few days. I am very afraid of him and what he will do to me.
[DISMISSED] Theft of Merchandise- > $500 but < $1,000
POLICE LOCATED THE DEFENDANT WALKING WEST BOUND ON MAIN ST. POLICE INITIATED A TERRY STOP AT MAIN ST AND MCFERRIN AVE ON THE DEFENDANT KNOWING THAT THE DEFENDANT HAD SEVERAL OUTSTANDING WARRANTS. POLICE CONTACTED MNPD WARRANTS DIVISION TO VERIFY THE OUTSTANDING WARRANTS. THE MNPD WARRANTS DIVISION CONFIRMED THAT THE DEFENDANT HAD 3 OUTSTANDING WARRANTS IN DAVIDSON COUNTY.
THE DEFENDANT PULLED A BLACK IPHONE OUT FROM THE FRONT OF HIS PANT POCKET. THE VICTIM STATED THAT THE DEFENDANT RECENTLY STOLE HER IPHONE. OFFICER PRILL READ THE DEFENDANT HIS MIRANDA RIGHTS AND HE ADMITTED TO POLICE THAT HE STOLE THE IPHONE FROM THE VICTIM WITHOUT HER PERMISSION. THE IPHONE WAS RECOVERED.
[GUILTY] Stalking – Aggravated
On 10/6/2015, officers were dispatched on a domestic disturbance. The defendant had been at xxx S 13th St, a residence that he is not allowed to be at due to an active order of protection. The defendant has been arrested five (5) previous times for violating the order of protection at this location (607 S 13th St). I have, on multiple occasions, personally observed the defendant walking on S 13th St, near the residence. He is aware of the order of protection and has acknowledged that it is in affect while speaking to me. On today’s date, his grandmother, the witness, stated he was sitting on her lawn furniture in her front yard. The victim, his 4-year old niece, was at the residence when the defendant was on the property. He left the location before officer’s arrived on scene. At the time of this newest offense, the victim was still protected by the active order of protection. Based on the witnesses’ statement, the five (5) previous order of protection violation arrest’s, and my personal observations that the defendant is still staying in the area and not attempting to avoid the residence, he was taken into custody.
OFFICER’S WERE DISPATCHED TO 607 S 13TH STREET, ON 9/24/15 AT APPROXIMATELY 0115 HRS, AFTER THE DEFENDANT CALLED INTO DISPATCH AND ADVISED THAT HE WAS VIOLATING AN ORDER OF PROTECTION. UPON OUR ARRIVAL, THE DEFENDANT WAS DRINKING A CAN OF BEER AND WAS VERY INTOXICATED. DUE TO THE DEFENDANT BEING 20 YEARS OLD AND CONSUMING ALCOHOL IN OFFICER PRESENCE, HE ‘S BEING CHARGED WITH UNDERAGE ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION.
Nonemergency 911 call
at approximately 11:15 p.m. officers were dispatched to xxx S. 13th Street due to the defendant calling 911. When officers seen the defendants name in the call text, they knew who he was due to several calls that the defendant had made in the past. Officer took the defendant to Mobile Crisis so he could talk to one of the workers at that location. After talking to Mobile Crisis officer then transported the defendant back to his house. On the way the defendant stated “that he wanted to go to jail and that he was going to call 911 as soon as he got out of the police car”. Officer then advised the defendant that it is against the law to call 911 for a nonemergency and if he did, he would be arrested. The defendant stated that he knew that it was against the law and he wanted to go to jail. Once officer arrived at his house and let him out of the police car the defendant immediately dialed 911 and told the dispatcher his name and address then hung up. The defendant then called 911 again and hung up. At that point officer took the defendant into custody without farther incident.
Cases in Davidson County:
|Case Number||Arrest Date||CHARGE||TYPE||STATUS||SENT||OWED|
|GS830447||10/07/17||AGG ASL / DEAD WEAP||FELONY||OPEN|
|GS813026||05/17/17||ASL/ DOM BOD INJ||MISD||DISMISSED|
|GS787664||10/10/16||ASL/ DOM OFF PROV||MISD||GUILTY||6MO SUSP||$ 1,128.50|
|GS779078||08/03/16||HARASS / DISTRESS||MISD||DISMISSED|
|GS779995||08/03/16||THEFT MERV O/$500||FELONY||DISMISSED|
|GS742418||10/06/15||OOP VIOLATION||MISD||GUILTY||11M 29D||$ 736.65|
|GS742419||10/06/15||AGG STALKING||FELONY||NOT GUILTY|
|GS740728||09/24/15||OOP VIOLATION||MISD||GUILTY||7 DAYS||$ 306.65|
|GS740729||09/24/15||CONS ALC <21||MISD||GUILTY||7 DAYS||$ 694.65|
|GS739331||09/13/15||OOP VIOLATION||MISD||GUILTY||10 DAYS||$ 916.65|
|GS725474||05/29/15||OOP VIOLATION||MISD||NOT GUILTY|
|GS710786||02/06/15||PROT ORDER VIO||MISD||GUILTY||6 MONTHS||$ 755.65|
|GS708362||01/17/15||PROT ORDER VIO||MISD||GUILTY||10 DAYS||$ 725.65|
|GS705876||12/25/14||NONEMG 911 CALL||MISD||GUILTY||1 DAY||$ 384.65|
|GS655451||11/13/13||ASL/ DOM BOD INJ||MISD||GUILTY||11M 29D||$ 674.50|