CRIME & SAFETY
1 killed in multi-vehicle crash on I-24 in Robertson County
At least one person has died following a multi-vehicle crash that occurred on Interstate 24 early Monday morning.
Nashville Resident Dies in Tragic Accident at Gallatin Pike and Chester Avenue Intersection
Tayla Tipton, a 34-year-old woman from Nashville, died in a car accident on Saturday night. The accident occurred at the intersection of Gallatin Pike and Chester Avenue. Tipton was driving a Jeep Wrangler south on Gallatin Pike and was turning left onto Chester Avenue when the collision happened.
Local Woman Dies in High-Speed Single-Car Accident on Charlotte Avenue
A woman died in a single-car accident on Charlotte Avenue at 23rd Avenue North on Friday around 8:20 p.m. She was driving a Toyota Corolla when she unexpectedly left her lane, hit a curb, and crashed into a utility pole. The car's speedometer showed a speed of about 80 miles per hour at the time of the crash.
Local Resident Dies in Fatal Collision on Springfield Highway, Investigation Underway
A serious car accident occurred on Springfield Highway, killing one driver and causing a road closure for hours. The accident, which happened in the 1500 block of the highway, was investigated by the MNPD Crash Team.
Local Teen Arrested Following Street Racing Incident on Elm Hill Pike
A teenager was apprehended by Hermitage Precinct officers near Elm Hill Pike and Briley Parkway early Sunday morning. The officers observed about 50 vehicles blocking the exits, hindering motorists from proceeding onto Elm Hill Pike. When the officers activated their emergency equipment to disperse the crowd, several vehicles and individuals fled.
UPDATED Fatal Hwy 41 Crash On The Ridge: Investigation Continues
Fatal Hwy 41 Crash On The Ridge: Investigation Continues. GOODLETTSVILLE/RIDGETOP TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – As of 8 pm Friday, Hwy 41 just east of Ridgetop Tennessee remained closed as Metro Nashville Police investigate a fatal head-on crash that claimed the life of a Greenbrier man. It would be 9 pm before the investigation ended and Hwy 41 reopened.
Police identify toddler, 2 adults killed in Nashville tornado
Police identified the three people, including a 2-year-old boy, who were killed in storms in Nashville on Saturday. Joseph Dalton, 37, was inside his mobile home on Nesbitt Lane in Madison when the storm rolled it on top of the home of Floridema Gabriel Perez, 31, according to the Metro Nashville Police Department. Both died. Perez's son Anthony Elmer Mendez, 2, was also killed. ...
Homicide investigation underway in Nashville after Thomson Lane shooting
Nashville, Tenn. (WZTV) — A man is dead after a shooting on the 100 block of Thomson Lane. MNPD says that a homicide investigation is ongoing after a shooting took place around 3:25 a.m. Monday morning. There is no suspect in custody at this time. This is a breaking...
Locksmith Assault at Sheffield Heights Apartments: A Disturbing Incident in Nashville
In a recent incident that has shaken the community of Nashville, Tennessee, a locksmith was assaulted at Sheffield Heights Apartments on Airways Circle. This unsettling event raises concerns about safety and security in residential areas. Let’s delve into the details of this incident and what we know so far.
Ex-Vanderbilt Football Star Arrested After Allegedly Biting Bouncer’s Ass
BJ Anderson, the ex-Vanderbilt football player, was arrested Friday after he allegedly bit the chest of one security guard and the butt of another outside a bar in Nashville, The Tennessean reported. Anderson faces charges of assault, public intoxication, and disorderly conduct. Security guards told authorities Anderson had been denied entry after he was found to have had alcohol in a Gatorade bottle, leading to an altercation that left two guards with bite marks, according to an arrest affidavit. Anderson’s birthday was on Thursday.Read it at The TennesseanRead more at The Daily Beast.
Tennessee Couple Says Tow Truck Stole Their Parked Car While They Were Inside Their House
The Metro Nashville Police Department said that similar incidents have happened before
Drunk Man Passes Out And Takes $1,200 Uber From Kid Rock’s Bar In Nashville Back Home To Alabama
Nashville baby, it’ll getcha. We’ve all got our wild stories from the city, stories that you wouldn’t believe unless you were actually there to witness it. In fact, some of our Whiskey Riffers have even shared some of their own wildest stories with us. Why is Nashville so ruthless? Maybe it’s because everybody goes to Nashville for one reason and one reason only… to get absolutely sh*tfaced drunk. Blacking out, throwing up, waking up somewhere you’re not supposed to, getting robbed […] The post Drunk Man Passes Out And Takes $1,200 Uber From Kid Rock’s Bar In Nashville Back Home To Alabama first appeared on Whiskey Riff.
Deadly Multi-Vehicle Crash Involving Children on I65 in Robertson County
Get the latest update on the deadly crash that closed I65 in Robertson County over the weekend. Learn about the three vehicles involved, the tragic loss of life, and the condition of the survivors, including multiple children.
A girl in Tennessee went to catch her school bus in 2003 but never got to school
In the early morning of April 29, 2003, Tabitha Danielle Tuders, a 13-year-old girl from Nashville, Tennessee, left her home to catch the school bus. Tragically, she never reached school, and her disappearance has since become a perplexing cold case that haunts the Nashville community.
Weekly Safety Report: Wanted Woman Arrested After Chase, Deadly Crash on I-65 near Portland
Two incidents occurred in Sumner County, Tennessee this week. The first incident involved a wanted woman who led the Hendersonville Police Department on a chase. The suspect refused to stop and spike strips were deployed in an attempt to disable the vehicle. The pursuit ended with the arrest of Melissa Leann White. The second incident was a deadly crash on Interstate 65 near Portland. It involved three cars, a Dodge Ram pickup, a Ford Explorer, and a Subaru. The Dodge crossed the median and hit a concrete barrier, resulting in a fatality.
Motorcyclist killed in crash on Dickerson Pike
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WRKN) — A 42-year-old Franklin man was killed in a crash Friday night on Dickerson Pike. The Metro Nashville Police Department reported the crash happened around 8 p.m. near the intersection of Dickerson Pike and Oak Valley Drive. 📧 Have breaking come to you: Subscribe to News...
1 injured in shooting on Dickerson Pike
One person was critically injured in a shooting early Sunday morning on Dickerson Pike.
1 hospitalized after camper catches fire in Sumner County
One person was hospitalized after a fire sparked at a campground in Sumner County.
‘We’re not okay’: Greenbrier mom holds home invader at knifepoint to protect her children
GREENBRIER, Tenn. (WSMV) - The possibility of an intruder in your home can easily elicit a fight-or-flight response. Last week, a Greenbrier mother decided to take action. “I immediately grabbed a kitchen knife for my own protection,” Cory Conquest said. “I stepped to the bottom of the playroom stairs as he came stumbling down the stairs.”
2 known street racers sought by Metro police
Metro police are searching for two known street racers who are wanted for dangerous driving activity earlier this year.