Bounty Hunter Dejuan Pittman was chasing a fugitive in #NorthNashville, when the fugitive’s driver rammed the bounty hunter’s vehicle. Pittman shot the driver – and now neither is cooperating with police.
Here is a video of last night’s officer involved shooting in Nashville, as well as frame-by-frame views from the video.
In what would become the 3rd officer involved shooting in 19 months, MNPD officers responded to a call of shots fired at 2400 Buena Vista Pike, the Overlook Ridge Apartments just after 10:30 PM Friday night. During the incident, a MNPD officer was shot in the thigh and ankle. Two other officers returned fire, killing the suspect. Roads and part of the interstate were shut down to traffic along the the route while an ambulance transported the injured officer to the hospital for treatment.
If you’re driving with 57 grams of crack-cocaine on your person, obeying traffic laws is essential. Kutonia Smith-Boyd was arrested over the weekend after she didn’t follow this basic rule.
5 people were shot overnight at 1516 9th Ave North in the Cheatham Place public housing development, according to police, and one of them died from his injuries.
An argument over a basketball game ended in gunfire on Wednesday on the campus of Tennessee State University.
Six days after an MNPD officer shot and killed Dan Hambrick, and three days before his funeral, the department arrested two members of his family and took them into custody during a traffic stop on Wednesday.
Officer Delke had little respect on the streets, has been overpowered, beat up, put in choke holds, even outright ignored by suspects as they moved the spotlight on his patrol car, teased him, and pushed him away so they can escape, & more..
MNPD Officer Delke, who shot Dan Hambrick multiple times after a foot chase on Thursday, resulting in his death, had mistook a man with dice for a man with a gun, less than 24-hours earlier, during another foot chase.
Police say that Batts was sitting on the front porch of a home visiting the resident when a gunman approached, fired several shots, and fled the scene.