Eight Persons Arrested Following Physical Altercation Outside Downtown Bus Station
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Central Precinct officers responded to a physical altercation Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. involving several persons outside the Music City Central bus station at 400 Charlotte Pike in downtown Nashville.
When officers arrived and attempted to break up the altercation, Patricia Hill, 18, allegedly struck Central Precinct Officer Joshua Reece in the face and continued to struggle with him until she was taken into custody. Officer Reece was transported to a hospital where he was treated and released for eye and knee injuries. Hill is charged with assault, resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct. She is jailed in lieu of $4,500 bond.
Also arrested were Kevin Haynes, 18, and James Scales Jr., 24. Both are charged with disorderly conduct.
Five juveniles, three males and two females, ages 15-17, were arrested on disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, and criminal trespassing charges.