Chipwood Drive Carjacking

June 07, 2017, approximately four minutes after midnight, Officer Jones observed a vehicle that was acting suspiciously on West Main Street, which led to a vehicle registration check and the registration check revealed that the vehicle was stolen. The stolen vehicle was a 2010 Toyota Corolla. This vehicle is believed to have been stolen in Metro Nashville, May 31, 2017. The vehicle traveled to a dead end business district on Molly Walton Dr. with the occupants abandoning the vehicle and fleeing on foot through a wooded area and across SR 386 to a nearby neighborhood.

This same date at approximately 40 minutes after midnight, the Hendersonville Police Department received a report of a carjacking on Chipwood Drive. Four black male suspects, at least one believed to have a gun, approached a male victim as he had returned home from work. His phone and vehicle were stolen from him. No injuries were reported. The suspects then fled in the victim’s 2014 Honda Civic into Nashville. Discovery of multiple auto burglaries in the area lead investigators to believe the suspects were trying to locate a vehicle containing keys when they observed the carjacking victim arriving at his home.

As of 2:46 am on June 7, the stolen vehicle was reportedly seen in the Whites Creek Pike area of Nashville.  The investigation remains active.

*********************************** Update ***********************************

On June 16, 2017, at approximately 6:15 pm, the last of the four people responsible for the below-described incident was arrested in Antioch. Over the past ten days, the Hendersonville Police Department in cooperation with multiple other law enforcement agencies have worked together in order to bring this investigation to a successful conclusion. Some of the other agencies involved were the Metro Nashville Police Department, ATF, Lavergne Police Department, Smyrna Police Department and the Broward County, Florida Sheriff’s Department.

Arrested were:

Deion Boyd, 18 years old from Nashville
Traivon Bohannon, 18 years old from Nashville
One juvenile 16 years old
One juvenile 17 years old

Each of these individuals has been charged with one count of aggravated robbery and two counts of theft over $1,000.00. Detention hearings for the juveniles have been scheduled for next week. The court date for the two adults is both on July 12, 2017, in General Sessions Court. They are both being held on a $500,000 bond. There is a possibility that there will be other charges in the future.

Anyone with information regarding this or other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

 

Carjacking Icident

On June 07, 2017, at approximately 12:04 am suspicious activity on West Main Street led to a vehicle registration check which returned stolen for a 2010 Toyota Corolla.  This vehicle is believed to have been stolen in a robbery in Metro Nashville, May 31, 2017.  The vehicle traveled to a dead end business district on Molly Walton Drive with the occupants abandoning the vehicle and fleeing on foot through a wooded area and across State Route 386 to a nearby neighborhood.

This same date at approximately 12:40 am HPD received a report of a carjacking on Chipwood Drive. Four black male suspects, at least one believed to have a gun, approached a male victim as he had returned home from work.  His phone and vehicle were stolen from him.  No injuries were reported.  The suspects then fled in the newly stolen vehicle to Nashville.  Discovery of multiple auto burglaries in the area lead investigators to believe the suspects were trying to locate a vehicle containing keys when they observed the carjacking victim arriving at his home. As of 2:46 am, the stolen vehicle was reportedly seen in the Whites Creek Pike area of Nashville.

Additional information will be released when available.  The investigation remains active. Anyone with information regarding this or other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

 

Carjacking and Burglaries

On Monday, June 6, 2017, at 3:13 a.m., the Hendersonville Police Department received two 911 calls from neighbors on Heron Nest Lane stating that their neighbor had just had her vehicle carjacked. The victim advised a black male prevented her from closing her car door and told her they were taking her vehicle. She advised that the black male was holding a weapon and there were two other black males standing on each side of the one with the gun.

An investigation by responding officers revealed numerous vehicle burglaries in the area of Heron Nest Lane. Two stolen vehicles were located on this street. One was taken from the area of Cloverfield Court earlier in the evening. The other was reported stolen from the Mt. Juliet area. Several additional car burglaries were discovered in the area of Sumner Meadows where the recovered Hendersonville stolen vehicle was taken. The investigation continues at this time.

The Hendersonville Police Department would like to remind all residents to lock their vehicles and never leave the keys inside. Anyone with information regarding any crimes is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400 or Detective Bachman at 615-264-5303. Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

 

Credit Card Fraud Arrests

On May 4, 2017, members of the Hendersonville Police Department were summoned to Walmart at 204 N. Anderson Lane to investigate suspicious credit card activity. The investigation led to the arrest of 24-year old David Reinaldo Lopez Rios of Hialeah, FL. David was located at the scene and was found to be in possession of an altered debit card which had stolen credit card information re-encoded on the EMV chip. David perpetrated this same scheme at Walmart stores in Gallatin, TN, and Lebanon, TN prior to coming to Hendersonville. David has been charged with Criminal Simulation, Theft of Property Under $1000, and twelve (12) counts of Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card.

His initial appearance in Sumner County General Sessions Court is set for June 14, 2017. His bond has not yet been determined. David Reinaldo Lopez Rios worked in concert with two other suspects. The Hendersonville Police Department is seeking your assistance in identifying and locating these other two.

Anyone with information regarding this or other crime is encouraged to call Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (CRIMES) using keyword TIPHPD.

 

Arrest of Sean Christopher Davis

On Thursday, May 4, 2017 the Hendersonville Police Department was able to charge Sean Christopher Davis, age 29, of Millersville, Tennessee. Sean Christopher Davis was wanted for thefts of televisions from area stores in Hendersonville and Gallatin. The Millersville Police Department was able to locate him at his residence in Millersville. Sean Christopher Davis was charged with two counts of theft under one thousand dollars in Hendersonville and two counts of Theft under one thousand dollars in Gallatin. He also had three outstanding violations of probation warrants. The investigation continues and additional charges are anticipated.

Anyone with information regarding this case or any crimes is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

 

Alcohol Compliance Checks – April 2017

On April 25, 2017, members of the Hendersonville Police Department conducted alcohol compliance checks of several local establishments.   Twenty-Four locations were visited and all but four refused to sell an alcoholic beverage to an underage customer. The following four establishments sold alcohol to an underage customer:

 

Black Eyed Pea located at 164 E. Main St., the server charged was Destiny Barnes, age 18, of Goodlettsville, Tennessee

Chili’s located at 218 Indian Lake Blvd., the server charged was Robert Wayne Smith, age 37, of Gallatin, Tennessee

NY Pie located at 305 Indian Lake Blvd., Melondi C. Pleickhardt, age 41, of Gallatin, Tennessee

Ricardo’s located at 230 New Shackle Island Rd., the server charged was Sara Hernandez, age 29, of Antioch, Tennessee

The offending servers were cited for selling an alcoholic beverage to a minor and their court appearance was set for May 22, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. in the Sumner County General Sessions Court.

 

The H.P.D. would like to thank all businesses who were in compliance and remind all others that the H.P.D. will continue to do random checks of all businesses selling alcoholic beverages. Anyone with information regarding any crimes is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

Felony Theft at Walmart

On 4/16/17 at 10:00 PM, three male suspects entered Walmart in the city of Hendersonville, selected four flat screen televisions, and fled the scene without paying for them. The total value of the theft is $1,492.00. The suspects left the scene in a red minivan. They are responsible for another theft of televisions at another Walmart location. The Hendersonville Police Department is requesting your assistance in identifying and locating these suspects. Photographs and video clips are attached to this e-mail.

Anyone with information regarding this or other crime is encouraged to call Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (CRIMES) using keyword TIPHPD.

As always, we appreciate your assistance in our investigations. Cases are routinely solved because of the help we receive from our community and media partners.

 

Aggravated Burglary Arrest

On March 10, 2017, 3:46 a.m. Hendersonville Police responded to the area of Irving Drive and Allen Drive in response to a report of a suspect attempting to gain entry into homes. The suspect went into the garage area of one home and was confronted by the owner. He then left and tried to gain entry to two other homes.

Hendersonville Police located Richard Christian, Jr. in the area and he was identified as the suspect involved. Richard Christian, Jr., age 30, of Hendersonville, was charged with two counts of aggravated Burglary, one count of Aggravated Criminal Trespass, one count vandalism under one thousand dollars, and one count of simple assault.  Richard Christian, Jr. was given a General Sessions Court date on April 12, 2017, at 9:00 a.m. His bond amount was set at ten Thousand dollars (10,000.00).

Anyone with information regarding any crimes is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

Theft – Police Need Help Identifying Suspects

On January 27, 2017 our victim met a male and female whose picture is attached to sell property.  The photographed male and female stole the property and ran.  After a short foot chase, the victim was sprayed with pepper spray by one of them.  Anyone with information regarding any crimes is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

 

Photo of SuspectsSuspect Vehicle

 

Trailer Theft Arrest

On January 4, 2017, a trailer theft from Volunteer Drive was reported to the Hendersonville Police Department.  On January 30, 2017, the investigation resulted in the arrest of Mr. Jimmy Galindo Jr. of Nashville, Tennessee.  Mr. Galindo has been charged with theft of property over $1,000.  Mr. Galindo’s court date is 3/8/17 at 09:00 a.m. and his bond is $7500.   Anyone with information regarding any crimes is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

 

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