Police find meth, heroin, ecstasy, pills, & more in laundry basket after Keonta Hamilton consents to search

It’s time for our weekly story of  a citizen who gives Metro Police consent to search his home, person, and vehicles, without a warrant or any probable cause.
Meet 22-year-old Keonta Kewon Hamilton, who told police he had ‘no idea’ how cocaine, meth, heroin, ecstasy, oxycodone, hydrocodone marijuana, and $5K in cash got into his home, most found in his laundry hamper.

NFL to pay Metro $10K to cut down 21 cherry blossom trees for NFL Draft, says tree group

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.

Local rapper ’25K Italy’ “just got booked” into a Nashville jail for his antics

Local Nashville rapper ’25K Italy’ who uses the tagline ‘#ijustgotbook’ when he takes over Nashville restaurants and businesses, was booked into a Nashville jail on multiple outstanding warrants Thursday. Some of the charges allege assault, but we’ve obtained video of the incidents that appear to show a fuller version of events, where he was the one first assaulted.

In retaliation for calling police, burglar points gun at victim: “We’re going to clean you out”

Two Nashville men got into an altercation on a Friday, one of them reported it to the police. The next day, that man says the other man showed up to his house with 2 accomplices, forced his way inside, held a gun to him, and said “You never get the police involved..” & “We are going to clean you out..”, and they did just that.

Woman arrested for hiding fugitive Dylan ‘Boogie’ Wilson under bathroom sink

Earlier this week, Cheatham County Sheriff Mike Breedlove published posts on social media about 21-year-old Dylan ‘Boogie’ Wilson, who he says is a ‘known heroin user and suspected dealer’, advising citizens and other agencies to be on the lookout for him, as he has outstanding felony warrants for his arrest. Late Wednesday, Dylan Wilson was taken into custody, but not before Misty Lepley tried to hide him underneath a bathroom sink.

Ex-girlfriend assaults man at his work, jumps on his back, punches him, smashes phone

Metro Police arrested 27-year-old Jasmine Steele early Tuesday morning on several outstanding warrants, including domestic assault and vandalism, after she showed up to her ex-boyfriend’s place of employment, beat him, and smashed his iPhone XS Max.

Man shot by O’Reilly’s employee jailed – accomplice wanted

Antonio Parham, 26, who was shot last Wednesday while approaching the front of O’Reilly Auto Parts carrying a shotgun, is now jailed on charges of aggravated assault and unlawful gun possession by a convicted felon. Artie Thomas, 29, who traveled with him and started the initial argument with the employee is WANTED.

MNPD: The CI Files – everything you’ve always wondered about cooperating individuals

All the things you’ve never thought to ask about MNPD’s Confidential Informants. How they’re groomed, what charges can be mitigated? Do they make money? How do they prove their information? What restrictions are there?