CMA Fan Mistakes Police Car for Uber & Hops In. Asks Officer to Drive; He takes her to jail.

Herron climbed in and shut the door, locking herself in the police car. She told officer Large the address she wanted to go to and ask that he start the ride. Officer Large asked his new passenger if she knew where she was, to which she replied “yes, you’re my Uber”.

Man Arrested for Assaulting Nashville Uber Driver & Damaging Car

It was a wild and crazy Sunday morning for one Nashville Uber driver. Just before 3AM, Mynor Chox reports that he was punched in the face and his door was kicked in while driving for Uber during one of Nashville’s busiest festival weekends.

Nashville Lyft driver Blake Streicher flees from police, charged with Felony Evading Arrest

Nashville musician & Lyft ride-share driver Blake Streicher was arrested on Sunday night for felony fleeing / evading arrest, while dropping off passengers near Bridgestone Arena on Demonbreun just past 5th Ave, downtown. In order to avoids accidents and protect pedestrians, there are legal drop-off zone where people can safely get in/out of vehicles, and this driver was not only not following those rules, but breaking the law by fleeing from officers at a high rate of speed in his vehicle when they attempted to stop him.  Blake Streicher was…

Nashville man pulls gun on Uber driver when he won’t allow coffee in his car – John Watkins Arrested.

John Watkins, a widely known home inspector in Nashville, and owner of Nashville Home Inspection, found himself in a jail cell on Thursday, charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon – because his Uber driver wouldn’t let him ride with his coffee. Per the police report, an Uber driver got a request to pickup a passenger at the Starbucks on Charlotte Pk. When the Uber driver arrived, he told John Watkins that he did not allow coffee in his car. According to the Uber driver, at this time the…

UBER DRIVER DUI ARREST: Crill Allison says he was up for 24 hours Ubering, using drugs to stay awake

Uber driver Crill Allison, 46, was arrested just after 11 PM Saturday night, as he was stopped for doing 50 mph in a 30 mph zone on 21st Ave S. That would turn out to be the least of this Uber driver’s problems, as he had been up over 24 hours on Adderall, Xanax, and Nyquil. Nashville Uber driver Crill Allison was stopped for speeding on 21st Ave S. late Saturday night. MNPD observed him speeding, 50 mph in a 30 mph zone. Officer Augustin was flagging the intersection at Sweetbrier…

ARREST: Scott Seveland – Drunk & drugs at Double Dogs, felony drug charge

On Sunday night, Scott Seveland was at one of our favorite places, Double Dogs on Charlotte. The only problem was the he was intoxicated on at least one substance, and refused to leave – not even in Uber that he didn’t have to pay for. So last night, Scott Seveland took a trip to jail, where he was charged with not just public intox, but also with a felony for possession of contraband in jail – as he had controlled drugs on his person, that he refused to disclose. This…

Lyft Driver Admits to Drinking, Gets DUI Charge in #EastNashville | Joshua D Kaplan

Just after 2:30 AM Monday morning, Lyft Driver Joshua D Kaplan admits per court records, that he consumed “three beers” before logging onto the Lyft platform to work as a driver. He got a request to pick up a passenger, and accepted it. They made it as far as Gallatin & McGavock in East Nashville before he was pulled over and arrested on several charges – including DUI. According to the MNPD, Kaplan drove past an officer, going approximately 58 in a 40 mph zone, confirmed by radar. Kaplan’s vehicle…

Uber Driver Forces Religious Radio, Will Put You Out Instead of Changing Stations.

If you get Drew Lankford as your Uber driver in Nashville, you will be listening to christian religious music on the radio – and you will like it – or he may just stop the ride and put you out on the side of the road – that according to his own words, earlier this week. When asked what kind of music he plays in his care, Drew Lankford replied with ‘KLOVE’, which is a christian radio station, and gave the following explanation: “don’t know about your beliefs but I…