Package Thief Jessy Douglas – Sentenced to Time Served – Released From Custody

Jessica Douglas, the now locally famous ‘East Nashville Package Thief’ appeared in court today in front of Judge Melissa Blackburn. She plead guilty to ‘Theft, $1,000 or less’, and was sentenced to ‘Time Served’ which equated to 6 days in jail. Douglas will also have to pay $686.00 in court costs and $150 in restitution. As of 2PM, Douglas’ custody status was updated to indicate she was in the process of being released from custody, and should be free sometime this afternoon. What was initially a ‘out of county hold’…

Package Thief Jessy Douglas – Prior Theft Conviction at Macy’s of Cool Springs

Jessica Douglas, who spent her 30th birthday in jail on Sunday, had a prior conviction locally at Cool Springs Mall in May of 2014. She committed a theft (under $500) from the Macy’s at Cool Springs Galleria, for which she signed a ‘conditional’ guilty plea in August of 2014. Conditions of her conditional guilty plea included 11mo 29day supervised probation, 24 hours of community service, random and regular drug screens, and an order to not trespass onto Macy’s or Cool Springs Galleria property. Douglas still owes $504.50 on that case,…

Package Thief Attempted to Return Items, Apologized, Left Note – Before Being Arrested. – Jessy Douglas

When video and still images of an East Nashville package theft were released on social media on 10/18, Jessica ‘Jessy’ Douglas immediately knew she was in trouble, as she was the one clearly visible on the video, pretending to use keys to open the door, as if she lived there, then stealing the package at the door, containing $150 of cosmetics. Knowing she was caught, Douglas returned to the victim’s home several times, attempting to make contact, and is on video knocking on the door. She was never able to…

East Nashville Package Thief Arrested: Jessica Douglas

There is an updated version of this story here:¬†Package Thief Attempted to Return Items, Apologized, Left Note – Before Being Arrested. – Jessy Douglas Jessica ‘Jessy’ Douglas, 29, was arrested just after 8AM this morning near McFerrin/West Eastland for a package theft caught on video a few days prior near the same location. Douglas had photos featured on her Facebook account wearing the same clothing as when she was captured on video committing the crime. The commissioner set her bond at $1,000 just before 10AM. [UPDATE BELOW: 11AM She has…

Rideout Repairs & Renovations Owner & Employee Steal Packages From Homes – Bret Rideout & Sean Durham

Bret Rideout, the owner of Rideout Repairs & Renovations¬†(which was dissolved last month by the state and is no longer legally operating), and his employee, Sean Durham, were both arrested early Saturday for Thefts that happened earlier in the week. They were caught on video stealing packages from multiple houses that were delivered earlier that day. According to security camera footage, and police affidavits, Bret Rideout and his employee, Sean Durham, were in a white Ford F-250 pulling a trailer, and driving up and down the neighborhood, pulling up to…