‘STARLITO’ in Court Today for Batter’d & Fried Shooting – Felony Case Bound Over to Grand Jury

Jermaine Shute (Better known as ‘Starlito’) appeared in a Nashville Court this morning to answer for charges of Aggravated Assault & Unlawful Possession of a Weapon, both charges stemming from an August shooting at Batter’d & Fried in East Nashville. The DA’s office dropped the gun charge, but will move forward on the FELONY AGGRAVATED ASSAULT charge, and bound it over to the Grand Jury. Shute (Starlito) remains out on a $25,000 bond, awaiting a grand jury indictment. Here’s the charge they are considering: FELONY:¬†Assault, Aggravated – Serious Bodily Injury-…

UPDATE: Starlito Shooting Victim James Fletcher Lied About Incident, Fletcher Was Initial Instigator. ARRESTED for False Report, Disorderly Conduct.

On Wednesday afternoon, James Fletcher, the victim in the shooting for which rapper ‘Starlito’ (Jermain Shute) is charged, was arrested on two misdemeanor counts: Filing a False Report, & Disorderly Conduct. What Fletcher Claimed Happened: Fletcher claimed the initial incident began as a verbal confrontation with an individual Fletcher claimed an individual stole his necklace from his neck Fletcher claimed he recovered his necklace from the individual & a fight began Fletcher claimed he was shot during the fight What ACTUALLY Happened: Fletcher walked in the door of Batter’d &…

Starlito Shooting Victim James Fletcher ARRESTED for Filing False Report

08/24 7AM UPDATE: There is an update to this story here:¬†UPDATE: Starlito Shooting Victim James Fletcher Lied About Incident, Fletcher Was Initial Instigator. ARRESTED for False Report, Disorderly Conduct. On Wednesday afternoon, James Fletcher, the victim in the shooting for which rapper ‘Starlito’ (Jermain Shute) is charged, was arrested on two misdemeanor counts: Filing a False Report, & Disorderly Conduct. Exact details are not yet available, however in the CJIS system, both charges are linked to the open case of the shooting from 08/01/17. Fletcher was released just before 7PM…

‘STARLITO’ Identified in Police Lineup with ‘Absolute Certainty’ as Shooter

In a Metro Nashville Police Photographic Lineup, Jermaine ‘STARLITO’ Shute was identified with ‘absolute certainty’ by a witness. He is currently out on a $30K bond until his court date. From the just released affidavit: On 08/01/2017 at 2026 hours, James Fletcher was shot at least once inside 1008 Woodland Street, Nashville, TN 37207 (Batter’d & Fried). During the initial contact with Fletcher, he reported to officers on scene that the shooting suspect was a local rapper by the name of “Starlito” (known to be Jermaine Shute). Via a photographic…

ARRESTED: STARLITO BEHIND BARS $30,000 BOND (aka Jermaine Shute)

BREAKING: at 10:30AM, Starlito (Jermaine Shute) posted bail, making his $30K Bond via Bail-U-Out Bonding and is in the process of being released. UPDATE: Inmate released at 8/3/2017 10:55:34 AM Previously… BREAKING: Starlito AKA Jermaine Shute is in Custody. Bond on the two charges has been set at $30,000 total $25K Bond – Agg Assault $5K Bond – Weapon Possession BOND HOLD: DNA Testing Required MAY HAVE CONDITIONS AFFECTING BOND: DNA Testing Required Shute surrendered to authorities just after 8AM this morning. We first broke the story on Tuesday night…