30-year-old Derrick Nelson was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail this week after being deemed too drunk to remain on his own in downtown Nashville. Officers first encountered him while patrolling Broadway near 6th Ave South, as he was yelling at other bar patrons in the area and causing a disturbance.
He was having trouble standing steady and was unable to contact anyone that could care for him, or tell officers where he was staying so they could assist him back to that location. He was taken into custody and charged with public intoxication.
36-year-old Gregory Boatright became extremely intoxicated at Bootlegger’s Inn on Broadway in downtown Nashville Saturday night and began to accuse employees and patrons of the bar of stealing his wallet. He eventually became a disruption and was asked to leave – a request which he refused.
Police responded to the bar, and after more drunken behavior he was placed into custody for public intoxication. A search incident to arrest determined his wallet was in his back pocket.
21-year-old Blake Aaron Layman says he had “5 or 6 beers” at Jason Aldean’s bar before he passed out on the ground in a parking space. When officers found him late Friday night and woke him up, he staggered to another parking spot where he threw up before being arrested for public intoxication.
29-year-old Petr Lavicka was charged with public intoxication after he was found barely able to walk while inside Bridgestone Arena.
27-year-old Ross Downs was charged with public intoxication after he was involved in a fight at Honky Tonk Central.
31-year-old John Brimeyer was charged with public intoxication after getting into a heated argument at an intersection of Downtown Nashville.
26-year-old Brandon Brindley was charged with public intoxication and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia when he was found stumbling around 4th Avenue North after leaving Alley Taps while intoxicated.
26-year-old Michael Sheetz was charged with public intoxication and disorderly conduct after fighting with random people at Honky Tonk Central and getting kicked out of the location. Michael Sheetz was kicked out of Honky Tonk Central earlier in the evening on February 23rd. He returned around 4:00 a.m. and was seen by officers fighting with random people and was “clearly intoxicated” according to the affidavit. Police noted that Michael had bloodshot watery eyes, slurred speech, and was unsteady on his feet. Police deemed Michael a danger to himself and others…
29-year-old Matthew Schwartz was charged with public intoxication after he was caught stealing from a tip jar at Honky Tonk Central.
28-year-old Logan Pierce was charged with public intoxication and aggravated assault resulting in serious bodily injury after he knocked a man unconscious because he thought the victim “moved at him aggressively.”