Detectives make several arrests in Antioch area

Detectives working undercover in the South and Hermitage Precincts, including in the Antioch area, made several arrests and seizures last week.

In the South Precinct, detectives charged 12 people stemming from investigations on Tanglewood Court, Harding Place, Travelers Inn, Cane Ridge Road, Murfreesboro Pike, Linbar Drive, and Second Avenue South.  Seized were .4 gram of cocaine, .1 gram of methamphetamine, and 50 grams of marijuana.

Hermitage Precinct detectives charged 17 persons as the result of investigations on Bell Road, Old Hickory Boulevard, Waterford Drive, Bonnavista Drive, Percy Priest Drive, Shacklett Drive, and Murfreesboro Road at Spence Lane.  Seized were 45 grams of marijuana and 28 grams of the drug Molly

In other precincts:

Midtown Hills Precinct detectives charged 8 persons as the result of investigations on Ocala Drive, Thompson Lane, Old Hickory Boulevard, Nolensville Pike, and Patterson Street. Seized were .5 gram of cocaine, 16 grams of marijuana, 100 pills, 1 vehicle, and $4,369 cash.

West Precinct detectives charged 15 persons as the result of investigations on River Road, Newsom Station Road, Sonya Drive, and White Bridge Road.  Seized were 1,130 pills.

North Precinct detectives charged 11 persons as the result of investigations on Clarksville Pike, Kings Lane, Brick Church Pike, and West Trinity Lane.  Seized were .5 gram of cocaine, .5 gram of heroin, a small amount of marijuana, 27 pills, and one gun.

Madison Precinct detectives charged 13 persons as the result of investigations on Dickerson Pike, Apple Valley Drive, Gallatin Pike, and Myatt Drive. Seized were 18 grams of marijuana, 3.5 grams of cocaine, 1.5 grams of heroin, two vehicles, and $360 cash.

East Precinct detectives charged 18 persons as the result of investigations on Dickerson Road, Trinity Lane, Gallatin Road, Briley Parkway, Hart Lane, and Alhambra Circle.  Seized were 10.3 grams of heroin, 2.2 grams of marijuana and 31 Oxycodone pills.

Central Precinct detectives charged 18 persons as the result of investigations at 5th Avenue and Lea Avenue, 6th Avenue South and Mulberry, 639 Lafayette Street, 617 Middleton Street, 1101 Broadway, and 9 Hermitage Avenue. Seized were 10.7 grams of marijuana and one gram of crack cocaine.

Persons suspecting drug activity in their neighborhoods are urged to call the police department’s 244-DOPE hotline. Callers to the hotline can remain anonymous.