21-year-old Stephen Lavoie was asked to perform a ‘9-step walk-and-turn’ during field sobriety tests Wednesday, but despite multiple instructions to actually walk, he remained in the same spot, balancing as if he were on a surf board, according to Metro police. Metro Nashville Police observed Stephen Lavoie driving a tan Toyota Sienna minivan at 2nd and Commerce in the early morning hours of May 15th. Lavoie was driving the wrong way on a one-way street, and struck the curb several times once lights and sirens were activated for him to…
Vanessa Isaacs was downtown drinking on Thursday night, and when she returned home to her wife, Tiffany Isaacs, the two got into a brawl that even the police couldn’t determine a primary aggressor, so they both went to jail.
38-year-old Thomas Vinh Luu remains jailed on a $1,600 bond, after police say he attached a Mercedes with a Bird Scooter, telling police he struck it because “it’s a Nazi car”, and people “should buy American”, and urinating on himself.
22-year-old Lauren Ianni was determined to be too drunk for the draft. She was day drinking downtown Thursday, when Metro police took her into custody and charged her with public intoxication, disorderly conduct, and trespass, when she was kicked out of the Country Music Hall of Fame, and came back to fight the security guards that kicked her out .
22-year Calvin Courter is held in a Nashville jail in lieu of a $50,000 bond, charged with aggravated assault. Police say he sucker punched a man at the downtown McDonald’s, kicked him while on the ground, rendering him unconscious, then continued to stomp on his head as people yelled ‘stop kicking him’ – as the victim laid on the ground, bleeding from his head, causing a skull fracture and brain hemorrhage.
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45-year-old Erin A. Savage told police she did open-hand slap her boyfriend of 18 months during a verbal argument at last night’s KISS concert, at which time off-duty officers detained her. The victim told police he was slapped, but did not wish to prosecute, and had no visible injuries, however the police prosecuted on his behalf.
30-year old Onreka Gray kicked MNPD Officer Sekou Samassi in the leg, and while MNPD Officer Laura Mullin was assisting Gray in walking into the Sally port at booking, Gray grabbed Officer Mullin on the upper part of her leg, and grabbed her ‘genital area’, causing ‘offensive contact, per an arrest report.
He then slipped and fell on the wet floor, got back up, and kneed Officer Jankiewicz in the left inner thigh.
Shortly before daylight Sunday morning, a taxicab driver flagged down Metro police at the McDonald’s at 12th and Broadway downtown, because he had a fare that was too intoxicated to tell him where he needed to go, and he wasn’t sure what to do with him.
According to the Nashville Tree Taskforce, the donors of the beautiful cherry blossom trees on 1st Avenue at Riverfront Park downtown were notified Friday 21 of the trees would be removed in exchange for $10,000, due to a deal between Metro Nashville & the NFL, which is hosting the draft at the location in late April.