Today’s Most Petty Arrest: Andrew Dempsey Sets Fire to Mother’s Journal

Every so often we bring you petty arrests, such as silly arrests for playing dice, but today’s is a brand new level of petty, and this time it’s the defendant’s pettiness that earns the petty badge. Andrew Dempsey‘s mother had him arrested on Tuesday for lighting the corner of her writing journal on fire during an argument about laundry. Dempsey, 26, lives with his mother in Nashville. Dempsey is an aspiring personal trainer, and operates under his brand ‘All-Day Strength‘.   According to the MNPD, the defendant and his mother,…

MNPD Keeping It Petty: Man Arrested for ‘Gambling’ and ‘Possession of Dice’ in East Nashville

On Thursday, 09/07/17, Metro Police arrested Timothy Robinson after observing him ‘shooting dice in a group’ on the 1900 block of 12th Ave N. He was charged with Gambling, Possession of a Gambling Device (Dice), and evading arrest. According to a police affidavit: “The defendant was observed in front of 1901 12th Av. N. shooting dice in a group. Upon making contact with the defendant he fled on foot into the back alley. The defendant was apprehended on the next street over, in front of 1900 14th Av. N. Officers…