24-year-old Alabama Tourist Brendan Lamar Burns is charged with assault/fear of bodily injury after police say he approached a security guard working traffic control in downtown Nashville and took the wand from her hand. He reportedly swung the wand around and then at her, causing her to fear the want would strike her had she not ducked out of the way. Another nearby guard detained Burns until police arrived and took him into custody for assault. Police say he was intoxicated at the time of the incident, which occurred at 6th & Broadway.
Brendan Lamar Burns of Oak Trce in West Blocton, AL, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on December 10th, charged with assault and public intoxication. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $1,100.