Precinct-Based Undercover Detectives Charged 37 Persons This Week
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Undercover detectives assigned to the department’s eight precincts charged 37 persons this week with mostly drug and prostitution offenses as the result of investigations in various Nashville neighborhoods.
Midtown Hills Precinct detectives charged 5 persons as the result of investigations on Charlotte Pike, 21st Avenue South, Nolensville Pike, and Thompson Lane. Seized were ten grams of methamphetamine, 14 grams of marijuana, one gun, and $5,000 cash.
South Precinct detectives charged 9 persons as the result of investigations on Denise Court, Tusculum Road, Harding Place, Murfreesboro Pike, and Haywood Lane. Detectives seized 6.1 grams of cocaine, more than three pounds of marijuana, 12 ounces of THC Oil, three guns, and $13,672 cash.
West Precinct detectives charged 3 persons as the result of investigations on Summit Ridge Drive, Nolensville Pike, and Brick Church Pike. Detectives seized 60 grams of cocaine and 29.8 grams of marijuana.
North Precinct detectives charged 5 persons as the result of investigations on Brick Church Pike, Clarksville Pike, Trinity Lane, 10th Avenue North, Clay Street, Buchanan Street, and Whites Creek Pike. Detectives seized 21 grams of cocaine, 13.8 grams of heroin, 7.1 grams of marijuana, 158 pills, and one handgun.
Madison Precinct detectives charged 3 persons as the result of investigations on Old Hickory Boulevard, Cheyenne Boulevard, and Bubbling Well Road. Detectives seized 28 grams of marijuana.
East Precinct detectives charged 6 persons as the result of investigations on Dickerson Pike, Trinity Lane, Gallatin Pike, Howard Avenue, and Joyce Lane. Detectives seized one gram of heroin, 14.6 grams of marijuana, and one Lortab pill.
Central Precinct detectives charged 6 persons as the result of investigations on 5th Avenue South, Middleton Street, Lafayette Street, Main Street, and Broadway.
Citizens suspecting drug activity in their neighborhoods are urged to call the police department’s 244-DOPE hotline. Callers to the hotline can remain anonymous.