24-year-old Lyric Blackmon was charged with statutory rape after he approached police and admitted he had sexual relations with a minor that night.
On November 11th, Metro Nashville Police were on the scene of a service call near Allenwood Drive and Oakwood Avenue when Lyric Blackmon approached them. According to the affidavit, Blackmon began talking about his sexual relations with a minor that night.
Detective Flores was called to the scene for further investigation, which revealed Blackmon and the minor were having sex until they were caught by someone in the residence. Blackmon stated he knew the minor for a few months and believed her to be 19-years-old. The minor, however, told officers that Blackmon knew she was 16-years-old.
Lyric Blackmon was arrested and charged with statutory rape. He is currently jailed in lieu of a $5,000 bond.