Violent Crimes Division detectives today charged Jason Bell, 29, with two counts of attempted murder, carjacking, aggravated assault, vehicle theft, and evading arrest in connection with a crime spree Wednesday afternoon/evening that began with the critical stabbings of a man and a woman at a homeless camp off of Donelson Pike at I-40.
Police responded to 600 Marriott Drive Wednesday night to find 22-year-old Jasmine Martin “extremely intoxicated” and sitting down in front of the hotel with vomit on her face and clothing. Staff noted she was incapable of leaving the property on her own. She told police she had just come from Jason Aldean’s Bar in downtown Nashville.
24-year-old Jeremiah Valentine has been charged with vandalism after using his head to shatter her car window from the inside during an argument.
44-year-old Renee Ashcraft is jailed in lieu of a $3,700 bond after police say she began to take off her clothes at a South Nashville Mapco and grabbed the manager’s butt in a sexual manner without his consent.