23-year-old Benjamin Hamm crashed his vehicle on Briley Parkway Thursday morning at 8:33 a.m. When officers arrived, they observed him to be visibly intoxicated, and he claimed he only had two “tall boys” around midnight. He performed poorly on field sobriety tests and eventually blew a 0.25% BAC on a breathalyzer.
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James Werdeniuk charged with DUI after speeding on Briley Parkway
42-year-old James Werdeniuk was traveling at 70 mph in a 55 mph zone on Briley Parkway on February 4, according to police. During a subsequent traffic stop, Werdeniuk reportedly had slurred speech and signs of apparent intoxication, including smelling of alcohol. Inside the vehicle was a four-pack of Southern Grist, and a bottle of Banana Split liquor. He showed multiple signs of impairment on field sobriety tests and was taken into custody for DUI.
Brianna Barron charged after punching and pushing Keijuana Bonds on video
19-year-old Brianna Barron is charged with the domestic assault of her roommate, Keijuana Bonds, who is also her roommate. Video shows Barron pushing and punching Bonds and was determined to be the primary aggressor. Prior to the assault, a two two were in a verbal argument after Barron placed Bonds things outside the home so she could retrieve them.
DUI: Kristen Burke charged after leaving Lucky’s Bar & crashing
23-year-old Kristen Burke told police she had just left Lucky’s Bar, where she had been drinking, before crashing her Hyundai near the Hotel Preston on Briley Parkway. Officers say she reeked of alcohol and had watery eyes, and showed some indications of impairment on field sobriety tests. Once at booking, she blew a 0.146% BAC on a breathalyzer test.
Drummer Grant Jenks snares DUI in Nashville after drinking Jack Daniel’s Whiskey
23-year-old Grant Jenks told police he has “two or three” Jack Daniel’s Whiskey drinks prior to driving his car into a pole near Arbor Creek Blvd & Briley Parkway Wednesday night, causing it to roll over. Jenks, who is the drummer for Descmber, performed poorly on field sobriety tests and was taken into custody, charged with DUI.
DUI: Man found asleep behind wheel 100 yards off Briley Parkway — Gregory Chitwood
37-year-old Gregory Chitwood is charged with driving under the influence after multiple motorists called 911 to report a dark-colored pickup truck was off the roadway on Briley Parkway.
Officers canvassed the area, eventually locating the vehicle in a grassy field 100 yards away from the road. Chitwood was found asleep behind the wheel of the vehicle, which was still running and still in drive. He admitted to drinking prior to driving. Chitwood blew a 0.141% BAC and was charged with DUI. He is free on pre-trial release.
Airplane pilot charged with DUI after taking drugs and rolling vehicle with a revoked driver’s license
43-year-old Mark Scott Bornemann is charged with DUI after police found him inside his crashed vehicle, which landed on its side after a collision on Briley Parkway on March 16th. Bornemann, who is a licensed pilot, had his license to drive on land revoked years ago, and told officers he had taken Gabapentin before driving, but not for any diagnosed injury or illness. Police say he was nodding out, sweating profusely, and couldn’t stay awake during their interview.
Woman jailed after OnStar shuts down stolen vehicle during police pursuit
33-year-old Sundee Mcclain was charged with theft of a vehicle, reckless driving, driving on a suspended license, evading arrest with risk of death or injury, and drug paraphernalia after she led police on a vehicle pursuit in a stolen vehicle.
Husband threatens to kill wife after her date with boyfriend
25-year-old Devin Mitchell was charged with multiple crimes including driving without a license and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after being pulled over for running a red light and having police discover an outstanding warrant.