Precinct-Based Undercover Detectives Charge 61 Persons This Week
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Undercover detectives assigned to the department’s precincts charged 61 persons this week with most drug and prostitution offenses as the result of investigations in various Nashville neighborhoods.
South Precinct detectives charged 19 persons as the result of investigations on Perkins Street, Lewis Street, Metroplex Drive, Antioch Pike, Wallace Road, Tampa Drive, James Robertson Parkway, and Smith Springs Road. Seized were 3 grams of cocaine, 1 gram of heroin, 26 grams of marijuana, and 3 guns.
Hermitage Precinct detectives charged 18 persons as the result of investigations on Cortez Court, Briley Parkway, Fain Street, Lewis Street, Murfreesboro Pike, Old Hickory Boulevard, Central Pike, Lafayette Street, and Dodson Chapel Road. Seized were 101 grams of heroin, 375 grams of meth, 3 grams of marijuana, 7 grams of cocaine, 33 pills, 1 gun, and $1,440 cash.
North Precinct detectives charged 6 persons as the result of investigations on Brick Church Pike, Trinity Lane, Jefferson Street, 16th Avenue North, Cockrill Street, Dr. D.B. Todd Boulevard, and Buchanan Street. Seized were 57 grams of heroin, 3 grams of marijuana, 3 pills, 1 gram of meth, 6.1 grams of crack cocaine, and 1.7 grams of powder cocaine.
East Precinct detectives charged 9 persons as the result of investigations on Dickerson Pike, Trinity Lane, Gallatin Pike, Norton Avenue, Homestead Avenue, Hart Lane, and Jones Avenue. Seized were 7.5 grams of marijuana, 1 gram of meth, 5.7 grams of cocaine, 1 Hydrocodone pill, 6 Suboxone pills, 4 Xanax bars, and 2 Suboxone strips.
West Precinct detectives seized 38 grams of heroin as the result of an investigation on Old Hickory Boulevard.
Madison Precinct detectives charged 9 persons as the result of investigations on Maple Street, East Old Hickory Boulevard, Gallatin Pike North, Creekwood Drive, and Richmond Hill Drive. Seized were 84 grams of heroin, 5 grams of meth, 2 grams of cocaine, 37 pills, 2 grams of marijuana, 3 pistols, and $5,448 cash.
Detectives from the Midtown Hills and Central Precincts were on special assignment this week.