Arrests, seizures highlight week for precinct detectives

A number of arrests were made last week by undercover detectives working in Antioch and the surrounding area.

South Precinct Detectives nabbed 14 people and Hermitage Precinct landed 24 arrests. Additionally, South Precinct had seizures of cocaine, heroine, marijuana, and pills. Hermitage also had cocaine and marijuana seizures, as well as heroin, meth, pills and a small amount of cash.

Investigations were focused in the areas of Linbar Drive, Largo Drive, Shasta Drive, Tanglewood Court, Harding Place, Pearson Place, Bell Road, Wales Drive, Rayon Drive, Old Hickory Boulevard, Donelson Pike, Central Pike, Bell Road, and McGavock Pike.

Elsewhere in Metro:

Midtown Hills Precinct detectives charged 11 persons as the result of investigations on Nolensville Pike, Patterson Street, and Harding Pike.  Detectives seized 12.8 ounces of marijuana, 75 grams of cocaine, two guns, and $785 cash.

West Precinct detectives charged 11 persons as the result of investigations on Bull Run Road, Maxon Avenue, White Bridge Road, and Charlotte Pike. Detectives seized two grams of marijuana.

North Precinct detectives charged 14 persons as the result of investigations on Clarksville Pike, Hamilton Road, Ashland City Highway, Hydesdale Lane, and Enchanted Circle. Detectives seized 29.2 grams of marijuana, 16.7 grams of cocaine, .5 gram of heroin, 92 pills, and $9,052 cash.

Madison Precinct detectives charged 7 persons as the result of investigations on Gallatin Pike, Kate Street, Gleaves Street, and Alta Loma Road.  Detectives seized 50 Xanax pills, 50 grams of marijuana, .5 gram of cocaine, and two guns.

East Precinct detectives charged 9 persons as the result of investigations on Dickerson Pike, Trinity Lane, Douglas Avenue, Briley Parkway, and Gallatin Pike.  Detectives seized .6 gram of heroin, 39 grams of marijuana, .2 gram of cocaine, 301 Xanax bars, and $206 cash.

Central Precinct detectives charged 10 persons as the result of investigations on Drexel Street, 8th Avenue South, and Middleton Street. Detectives seized ten grams of marijuana.

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.