Man approaches officers in East Nashville; admits to sex with a minor

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.

ICE detainee charged with child rape told DCS “it was not done with bad intentions”

39-year-old Juan Carlos Padron-Rivera was charged with rape of a child after he told authorities his acquaintance’s child “may have confused his penis for his finger.”

Halloween homicide: 1 dead at Overlook Ridge Apartments #BOLOForShooter

Homicide Unit detectives are investigating Saturday’s 11 p.m. shooting outside the Overlook Ridge Apartments (formerly Cumberland Pointe Apartments), 2400 Buena Vista Pike, that claimed the life of Patrick Waller, 32.

Man found at Bojangles with partially severed penis after wife bites it in self-defense

41-year-old Jerry Anderson was charged with aggravated rape, aggravated assault, and domestic assault after strangling his wife until she passed out and forcing his penis into her mouth as she regained consciousness.

Walmart shoplifter caught with more than he stole

27-year-old Jonathan Ervin was charged with theft of merchandise and possession of meth and marijuana after he was caught stealing shirts from Walmart.

Woman attempts to run over boyfriend with his own vehicle multiple times

27-year-old Stephanie Kirby was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after she tried to hit her boyfriend several times with his own vehicle.

Woman with domestic assault charge arrested after 5+ months on the run

38-year-old Laquinta Smith was charged with vandalism and domestic assault after she purposefully backed into her ex’s car because he wouldn’t give her something she demanded.

Woman gets away with stolen battery-booster-box via bicycle

31-year-old Afton Broderick was charged with criminal trespassing and burglary after she was found asleep in a tent, without permission, on private property.

Bulge tips off police to felon with weapon

36-year-old Mark Metz was charged with theft, resisting arrest, possession of cocaine with intent to sell, and possession of a firearm in commission of a felony when police responded to a call of one man threatening to shoot another.

Man walks in for a drink, tries to walk out with cash register

29-year-old Durgham Al-Mosawi was charged with theft of property and vandalism after two Little Caesars employees detained him while he tried to steal their cash register.