29-year-old Marine Intelligence Officer Erik Blankenbaker, from California, was subdued by a patron who he pulled a knife on inside Jason Aldean’s Kitchen & Rooftop Bar Friday night in downtown Nashville. The victim of the aggravated assault held him down until security took him into custody, at which time the victim left the scene, not wishing to prosecute. Once police arrived they took Blankenbaker into custody and charged him with public intoxication and disorderly conduct. He is free on pre-trial release.
62-year-old Christopher Malone asked one of his regular sexual partners to participate in a threesome when she came over for a regular session. When she refused, he reportedly placed his arm around her neck, placing her in a choke hold, while holding a large knife toward her. The victim lost consciousness. Malone is free on a $5,000 bond.
50-year-old Jerry Muller was charged with two counts of aggravated assault, resisting arrest, and public intoxication after he was reportedly asked to leave a construction site, became upset, and threatened them with a pocket knife.
33-year-old Charquis Scales was charged with aggravated robbery after holding a butcher knife to the left side of her boyfriend’s head after hearing rumors that he was texting another woman.
24-year-old Destiny Gurley was charged with assault, resisting, evading arrest, vandalism, and burglary after a woman said she beat her, tied her up, drove her across town, and stabbed her when she tried to escape.
38-year-old Shellie Vickers was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after she attacked a customer with a pink pocket knife.
32-year-old Kelcey Jamar Walker was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after he stabbed his girlfriend in front of her children and then fled the scene.
45-year-old Bridget Bell was charged with aggravated assault after threatening to kill her boyfriend’s son with a knife while several witnesses were present.
28-year-old Sara Christopher and 34-year-old Joseph Clifton were charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon when Sara attacked Joseph with a knife after Joseph came after her with a scooter.
31-year-old Andrew Engel was charged with false imprisonment and domestic assault after his wife told officers he trapped her in their home and pleaded for her to kill him. He said he hugged her and she fired a shot into the floor.