Precinct-Based Undercover Detectives Charge 55 Persons This Week
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Undercover detectives assigned to the department’s precincts charged 55 persons this week with most drug and prostitution offenses as the result of investigations in various Nashville neighborhoods.
Madison Precinct detectives charged 6 persons as the result of investigations on Kate Street, Cheyenne Boulevard, McKinley Street, Gallatin Pike, Forest Park Drive, and Maple Street. Seized were 20 grams of meth, 1 gram of heroin, 2 grams of crack cocaine, 2 pills, and 1 gun.
Hermitage Precinct detectives charged 13 persons as the result of investigations on Lafayette Street, 1st Avenue North, Charles E. Davis Boulevard, Bell Road, Lincoya Bay Drive, Murfreesboro Pike, and McGavock Pike. Seized were 6 grams of cocaine, 3 grams of meth, 5 marijuana plants, 1 vehicle, and $16,993 cash.
East Precinct detectives charged 5 persons as the result of investigations on Dickerson Pike, Trinity Lane, Gallatin Pike, W. Marathona Road, and Broadmoor Drive. Seized were 31 grams of marijuana, 14 grams of meth, 7 grams of heroin, 2 grams of cocaine, and 3 pistols.
West Precinct detectives charged 8 persons as the result of investigations on Charlotte Pike, Robertson Avenue, Old Hickory Boulevard, and Morrow Road. Seized were 1.6 grams of meth, 2.5 grams of cocaine, 13 pills, 23.4 grams of heroin, 9 grams of marijuana, and $1,500 cash.
South Precinct detectives charged 15 persons as the result of investigations on Lincoln Street, Creek Street, Murfreesboro Pike, Daybreak Drive, Pebble Creek Circle, Wallace Road, and Harding Place. Seized were 10 grams of cocaine, 3.75 pounds of marijuana and 2 guns.
Central Precinct detectives charged 2 persons as the result of an investigation on Middleton Street. Crack cocaine weighing 1.5 grams was seized.
North Precinct detectives charged 6 persons as the result of investigations on Brick Church Pike, Trinity Lane, Whites Creek Pike, Ligon Avenue, Dr. D.B. Todd Boulevard, 16th Avenue North, Herman Street, 14th Avenue North, and Jackson Street. Seized were 30 grams of heroin, 1.2 grams of crack cocaine, small amounts of powder cocaine & meth, and 2 pistols.
Midtown Hills Precinct detectives were on special assignment related to crime hotspots.