A family armed themselves with a machete and waited 18 minutes for MNPD to arrive as a man threatened to kill them.

Nashville police arrested 27-year-old Syrus Jenkins Monday morning, who they say was clearly under the influence of unknown substances, and 90 minutes later he was free on pre-trial release, skipping the standard hold for public intoxication arrests. 5 hours after his release, he entered a family’s attached garage and attempted to gain entry to their home via the inner door. They grabbed a machete and waited 18 minutes for MNPD to arrive.

Vibrator used to subdue 3 AM bloody burglar who broke through a window & grabbed onto woman’s leg

34-year-old Charles Gregory Knalls is charged with aggravated burglary after he broke through the window of a West Nashville home and grabbed the leg of a sleeping female resident. Her screams alerted another person in the home, who used the nearest object he could find, a vibrator, to subdue the burglar and keep him at bay.

Woman attacks her kids’ grandfather when he refuses to let her in his house

25-year-old Rickia Moore was charged with aggravated burglary after police say she tried to take her children from their grandfather by breaking the door to his house and attacking him.

Man found naked in trashed house with poop all over the walls, causes $9k in damages

38-year-old Carl Perry was charged with aggravated burglary and vandalism after police say he was found completely nude inside a residence that had been defaced with fecal matter and trash.

Fugitive jailed again after woman says he burgled her home and car

27-year-old Ahmed Al-Mahmmody was charged with aggravated burglary and burglary of a motor vehicle after he was seen on video going through vehicles and a woman claimed he tried to break into her home.

Intoxicated man found in apartment he no longer resides at; charged with burglary

28-year-old Juan Ramos-Castro was charged with burglary after he went bar-hopping, drunkenly entered a woman’s apartment, kicked her back door in, and claimed he thought it was his home.

Felon steals roommate’s laptop after being kicked out; burglarizes cars outside his motel room

37-year-old Timothy Mcmanama was charged with aggravated burglary and possession of methamphetamine and marijuana after admitting the powder in his pocket was meth when police searched his person.

Ex kidnaps woman and tells her he’s going to kill himself and make her watch

33-year-old Vonzell Bryant was charged with kidnapping, assault with a deadly weapon, criminal contempt for order of protection violation, and aggravated burglary after he followed his ex into her home and trapped her with a knife.

“I stabbed a b*tch”; “look what you made me do” says woman who stabbed a b*tch

24-year-old Destiny Gurley was charged with assault, resisting, evading arrest, vandalism, and burglary after a woman said she beat her, tied her up, drove her across town, and stabbed her when she tried to escape.

Man texts ex: “I’m go bus your front and back bit*h”

33-year-old Raymond Black was charged with aggravated burglary, vandalism, harassment, and conditions of release violation after two separate incidents, one involving his ex-girlfriend and another at a Goodlettsville motel.