DUI: Man has 5 drinks at downtown bar before crashing car on way home — Bohlt Hamrick 0.166 BAC

23-year-old Bohlt Hamrick told police he had around 5 drinks at a #DowntownNashville bar Wednesday night, a mix of both beer and liquor, before he began the drive home. Police and medics would find him extremely intoxicated in a crashed car on Riverbank Drive, where a home security camera captured him speeding down Stone Hall Blvd, striking a curb, and coming to rest in the intersection. He told police he “was just driving home” in the neighborhood, however, he lives in a neighborhood approximately 8 miles away. After field sobriety tests, Hamrick submitted to a breathalyzer, where he blew a 0.166 BAC – over double the legal limit. He was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail, charged with DUI / driving under the influence. He is free on pre-trial release.

Woman charged with DUI-2nd after found unconscious behind the wheel in West Nashville — Leann Bernard

41-year-old State of Tennessee employee Leann ‘Lee-Lea’ Bernard was found unconscious behind the wheel of her vehicle in West Nashville, and medics alerted police when they revived her and she was stumbling around with no obvious medical reason. She eventually admitted to officers she had been drinking, and they located two empty beer cans and one nearly empty bottle of vodka in the vehicle. Bernard pleaded guilty to a prior DUI in July of 2019. She was given pre-trial release on the new charge. Bernard is a software developer under the Department of Finance, according to state records.

East Nashville man shoves woman into chair, dumps beer onto her; per report

51-year-old Thomas Halloran was charged with domestic assault after shoving Helen Billings into a chair during a dispute and allegedly threw a beer onto Billings, per report.

Antioch man swerves vehicle into oncoming traffic, later found with no license

33-year-old Jose Bautista was charged with driving without a license, driving under the influence and implied consent after allegedly being unable to stay in his lane of travel, halting his vehicle on Una Antioch Pike, then driving into the oncoming lane of traffic.

Jesse Applegate: Beer Isn’t Free #Arrested #FreeBeer

Jesse Applegate, beer isn’t free. In fact, this may be the most expensive beer ever after you count court costs, fines, restitution, and bonds. Jesse Applegate was arrested on Friday for loading up a shopping cart full of merchandise worth approximately $184 and pushed the cart past all points of sale without paying for the items. Applegate is currently held on a $2,000 bond and will appear in court on 03/26/18. He is a suspect in dozens of beer push-outs in the area. He is currently out on bond in…

“Painting with a Twist” Owner Alec Rains gets too ‘twisted’ – Public Intox Arrest

Alec Raines, owner of Hendersonville’s “Painting With A Twist” was arrested in Nashville around 3AM on Saturday morning, and charged with public intoxication. According to the MNPD, on 02/24 they responded to a report of a male who was so intoxicated that he was having a hard time trying to walk down the street. Upon arrival, contact was made with Mr. Raines, who had the smell of alcohol coming off his person and breath, per officer Cronin. Alec Raines was unable to speak in complete sentences to officers, and was…

Santa’s Pub – Bar Closing or $20K SCAM? [UPDATED]

UPDATED: Just posted on WSMV – The GoFundMe page was not authorized  & ALL MONEY IS BEING RETURNED. http://www.wsmv.com/story/31226995/santas-pub-owner-calls-gofundme-page-a-misunderstanding “Everybody who donated money, it will be returned to them,” said Santa’s Pub owner Elmer Irwin, who went on to say he’d post a message to Facebook advising anyone who donated money to get it back.“   In the past 24 hours a GoFundMe page has appeared ‘claiming’ to be for Santa’s Pub – a supposed effort to keep the dive bar that a lot of East Nashvillian’s love from closing. Is…