Man threatens act of terrorism: “I’m gonna shoot everyone I can in downtown Nashville…”

30-year-old Joshua Jones was charged with an act of terrorism when he called the Emergency Communication Center and Mobile Crisis with threats specific towards their staff, courthouse occupants, the general downtown Nashville population, and others.

MNPD detectives take cover when man opens fire with assault rifle on Church Street overnight

Marion Blue, 20, walked out of 1805 Church St overnight, upset that a security guard pulled a gun on him. He walked to his car, which was parked in front of undercover detectives, retrieved an assault rifle and opened fire as he turned in several directions.