Woman charged after months-long crime spree: Stolen rental car, PPP Fraud, Mexican Restaurant Bawl

A Nashville woman spent the first half of 2021 living it up in the city… and now she’ll have to face the consequences. 23-year-old Kenoshia Smith reportedly provided fraudulent documents to obtain a PPP loan, drove a 2020 Toyota Camry which she rented for a few days and didn’t return for months, and had a food brawl at Los Toritos, where she smashed a chair through a glass cooler door… and it’s only June.

Woman makes husband walk home when he gets out of the car mad after an argument

29-year-old Issac Thomas faces domestic assault and vandalism charges after his wife says he got out of the car during an argument and began to walk home, while she drove. He then called asking to be picked up, but she refused. She says once he finally arrived he assaulted her and broke her phone.

‘Honcho Savage’ charged in domestic assault case after refusing to bathe baby

Nashville’s 21-year-old Honcho Savage, better known as Howard Gordon, is charged with domestic assault after his girlfriend says she repeatedly asked him to bathe their baby, and when she did it herself, he allegedly punched a hole through the door, kicked it open, and punched her.

Descendant of Nashville’s Co-Founder found alone and drunk downtown, stumbling through traffic: Lucius E. Burch V

21-year-old Lucius Burch was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail early Saturday morning after police found him stumbling and falling over while wandering into traffic downtown. Burch comes from a long line of movers, shakers, and lawmakers in Nashville & Tennessee. His family includes the four well-known Lucius E. Burch’s before him, Nashville co-founder John Donelson, and President Andrew Jackson.

Man charged after punching girlfriend in face, telling 911 her call was a ‘butt dial’ then fleeing scene

A California woman says she was visiting her 39-year-old boyfriend Rickey Bates at his SkyHouse Nashville residence on Saturday when he punched her in the face, causing her to quickly become covered in blood. She called 911 and a call taker heard her pleading for help, but the call suddenly disconnected. When dispatch called back, he told them it was ‘just a butt dial’. When officers arrived, they found her face and hands still covered in blood from the assault.

THP posts, then removes, photo of young black child against cruiser with hands behind back

Early Monday, the Tennessee Highway Patrol posted a photo to their social media of children at the Junior Ranger Camp in Nashville. The photo depicts a line of children with a trooper demonstrating the importance of booster seats and seat belts, while a lone black child faces against a patrol unit in the foreground with his hands behind his back. After backlash on social media, the department quietly removed the photo.

DUI: Man crashes car, hops in the passenger seat before police arrive – but a TDOT camera caught him

21-year-old Joseph McCombs drunkenly crashed his car on I-65 South Saturday morning. After the impact, a TDOT camera caught him moving from the driver’s seat and into the passenger side of the vehicle. He initially denied being the driver, however, that didn’t last long when confronted with the evidence.

Belmont student Elena Gentleman charged with harassment over threatening voicemail amid trio of friends

#Belmont: A trio of trouble among Belmont University kids recently landed one in jail, charged with #Harassment after she left a threatening voicemail. 22-year-old Elena Gentleman (@elenagentlewoman) dates musician Joseph Wandass (@j4sings), and is roommates with filmmaker Riley Mau (@rileymau_films). Arrest records show she was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail last week after leaving a voicemail for Riley that was threatening and caused him to be in fear.

Confidential Informant Jailed after she fails to deliver

25-year-old Kristina Brown was taken into custody Thursday after her 18th Drug Task Force handler, Marcus Zugelder, says she failed to maintain proper communication with him. She is now charged with multiple felony drug offenses that were being held after she signed a confidential informant agreement in April.