Twenty-three arrested in South Precinct by undercover detectives

It was a pretty busy week last week for Nashville’s undercover detectives, as they charged 122 people, including 23 in the South Precinct, with various crimes.

South Precinct detectives, who cover most of Antioch and other areas, charged 23 persons as the result of investigations on Murfreesboro Pike, Parris Avenue, Wallace Road, Plus Park Boulevard, Moss Road, Ash Grove Drive, and Tusculum Road.  Detectives seized 1.1 grams of cocaine and six grams of marijuana.

Hermitage Precinct detectives charged 22 persons as the result of investigations on Lebanon Pike, Old Hickory Boulevard, Cordell Court, Bell Road, Donelson Pike, and Stewarts Ferry Pike.  Detectives seized .2 gram of cocaine, 87.7 grams of marijuana, 16 grams of heroin, 15 pills, and $4,100 cash.

Midtown Hills Precinct detectives charged 16 persons as the result of investigations on Nolensville Pike, Harding Place, Thompson Lane, Foster Avenue, Old Hickory Boulevard, Tusculum Road, and Trousdale Lane.  Detectives seized 50 grams of marijuana, .6 gram of heroin, 13.5 pills, and .6 gram of heroin.

West Precinct detectives charged 8 persons as the result of investigations on Annex Avenue, Charlotte Pike, 47th Avenue North, Alabama Avenue, and Old Hickory Boulevard. Detectives seized .2 gram of cocaine and 16 pills.

North Precinct detectives charged 13 persons as the result of investigations on Clarksville Pike, Brick Church Pike, Knowles Street, Dr. D B Todd Boulevard, Ashton Avenue, and Drakes Branch Road. Detectives seized 20.2 grams of cocaine, 11.5 grams of marijuana, two pills, two handgun, and $348 cash.

Madison Precinct detectives charged 11 persons as the result of investigations on Long Hollow Pike, N. Gallatin Pike, E. Old Hickory Boulevard, Rio Vista Drive, Brick Church Pike, Dickerson Pike. Detectives seized 39.5 grams of heroin, 131 grams of marijuana, one stolen gun, and $3,230 cash.

East Precinct detectives charged 10 persons as the result of investigations on Dickerson Pike, Trinity Lane, Gallatin Pike, Shelby Avenue, and Douglas Avenue.  Detectives seized 1.5 grams of marijuana, 4.5 grams of cocaine, three grams of heroin, ten Xanax pills, and one handgun.

Central Precinct detectives charged 19 persons as the result of investigations on Ewing Avenue, Lafayette Street, Murfreesboro Pike, Fogg Street, and Broadway. Detectives seized 30 grams of marijuana, three grams of cocaine, and a small number of pills.

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.