DUI: Narcan saves life of man found slumped over wheel after crash — amphetamines, heroin, suboxone & more

22-year-old Gavin Reese Bain was revived by the use of 3 doses of Narcan after he was found slumped over the wheel of his vehicle after a crash with a hypodermic in the floorboard beneath him and a marijuana pipe in the glove compartment. He admitted to having used marijuana, amphetamines, heroin, suboxone, and Zyprexa recently.

Handyman charged with serious assault & strangulation of his stepdaughter: Michael Ignatz

Police found the juvenile victim with a bruised face, neck, and collar bone, and a broken front tooth. She disclosed her stepfather, 51-year-old Michael Ignatz, put her in a chokehold, pulled her into a bedroom, and repeatedly punched her in the face. The incident happened in September of 2020, and a warrant was issued for his arrest. He successfully avoided police until this week, when he was booked on the outstanding felony warrant.

The 5 Spot: Patron found wearing only underwear and one shoe in East Nashville at 5 AM Tuesday

Metro Police say they found 24-year-old Patrick Chabot in East Nashville just before 5 a.m. wearing only his underwear and a single shoe as he attempted to pull on the door handle of a silver SUV in East Nashville. His clothing was found in a pile, nearby.

Man charged with harassment of ex-girlfriend after multiple calls & messages, despite blocking him

22-year-old Barrett Hemminger was booked on a warrant charging him with harassment this week after his ex-girlfriend says he continued to call and message her, despite repeated requests to stop, even after she blocked his number.

Trio charged in head-stomping Broadway brawl #VisitMusicCity

A trio was charged in a brutal Broadway Brawl early Saturday morning in front of Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, but none of them for the actual assault, just for being drunk and disorderly, despite Metro Nashville Police Officer Mark Miracle documenting he watched one of the trio, Eric Broersma, “stomp on the man’s head who was on the ground, then continue walking down Broadway”. Alandra Caruthers and Marshaun Payne were also arrested.

Woman pepper-sprays baby’s daddy, he drenches himself in milk – so she sprays again

Police say Amanda Brown was upset with her boyfriend, and father of her two children, Rikevion Crenshaw. He tried to leave the situation, which eventually leads to her attacking him with Mace. He then drenches himself with milk to alleviate the injury, at which time he says she unleashes the spray a second time.

Drunken Texas Realtor & statue fondler charged after assaulting security guard, hurling racial slurs in Music City

39-year-old David Allen Touchet, a Texas realtor visiting Nashville, was jailed this weekend after he was reportedly being drunk and disorderly at the Renaissance Hotel and refused to go up to his room when asked, instead choosing to hurl racial slurs at a security guard, while punching another in the throat. He also fondled a statue of Loretta Lynn.

MNPD isn’t apologizing for arresting citizens on a felony charge repealed 2 years ago

Metro Nashville Police Public Affairs Manager Don Aaron says Officer Ronald Bright “acted in good faith” when, in June of 2021, he arrested a citizen and charged with them with felony “habitual motor offender”, a law that was repealed by the state legislature over two years ago which carried a punishment of up to 6 years in prison. A magistrate even signed the warrant, jailed the citizen, and required them to post a large cash bond to get out of jail – on a charge that no longer existed. Scoop: Nashville learned this scenario has played out over 20 times in the last 17 months, leaving citizens at a loss for the money spent for high cash bond amounts, towing/storage fees, public humiliation, lost wages & jobs, and other expenses due to the invalid arrests.

Tourist punches boyfriend, bloodies his lip, during fight over “old guy” kissing her hand

24-year-old Juliette Camacho was charged with domestic assault with bodily injury after her boyfriend says she punched him, bloodying his lip, after the pair got into an argument over an “old guy” kissing her hand earlier in the evening.

Woman throws water bottle at boyfriend’s head when he attempts to walk away during an argument.

29-year-old Marisa Petrillo is charged with domestic assault with bodily injury after admitting to police that she threw a water bottle at her boyfriend, bruising the side of his head and causing him to tumble down a flight of stairs, after he attempted to walk away from her during an argument.