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.

 

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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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Fugitive from Justice Arrest

On January 23, 2017, the Hendersonville Police Department received information on a fugitive from justice out of the State of Delaware. The Delaware State Police had charges for property crimes in their jurisdiction. Later on this date, the suspect was located at a local apartment complex. He was identified as: Saddam Ahmad Awadallah, age 26 years old, who was temporarily residing with relatives in Hendersonville.  He was held on a Fugitive from Justice Warrant for the State of Delaware who confirmed extradition.

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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Arrest of Indecent Exposure and Attempted Sexual Battery

On 1/21/2017, the Hendersonville Police Department received a report of an indecent exposure and attempted sexual Battery in the area of the Hendersonville Medical Center.  On 1/23/2017 the H.P.D. investigation resulted in the arrest of Maurice L. Moore, age 31, of Greenland Avenue in Nashville, Tennessee. He was charged with two counts of indecent exposure, one count of attempted sexual battery, and one count of Burglary. One of the indecent exposure charges resulted from a previous incident.  A photograph of Maurice L. Moore is attached to this release. His General Sessions Court date was set for 3/22/2017 at 9:00 a.m. His bond was set at twenty-five thousand dollars (25,000.00).

Anyone with information regarding this crime 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.

 

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Arrest for Statutory Rape by an Authority Figure

On January 18, 2017 Hendersonville Police arrested 51 year old John Bice of Hendersonville and charged him with nine counts of Statutory Rape by an Authority Figure.  He is set to appear in Sumner County General Sessions Court on 02-22-2017 at 9:00 am.  Bice’s bond was set at $110,000.

Police would ask that anyone with information on this case or other possible related cases please call and report that information to Hendersonville Police at 615-822-1111 or the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips may also be submitted anonymously by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.

 

 

John Bice


Carjacking / Robbery

Shortly after 11pm on 01-17-17 two black males approximately 18-20 years old followed a victim home to the Walton Place Apartments, 126 Walton Ferry Road.  As she got out of her vehicle she heard another vehicle rush in behind her.  She does not know what kind of vehicle (small vehicle, not a SUV or truck, unknown color).  She was then confronted by the suspects where they demanded her purse and car keys.  The suspects then left the area in her vehicle with her purse.  The suspects were armed with pistols. 

The victim’s vehicle is a 2014 black Volkswagen Passat, Tennessee registration #V3108L.  The photo of the victim’s vehicle is attached to this e-mail and the victim is willing to speak to the media. She will be at the Hendersonville Police Department today at approximately 10:00 am to answer questions.

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.

 

Update:  Wed, Jan 18, 2017 at 4:06 PM

 

At approximately noon today the vehicle was recovered in Nashville at the J.C. Napier Homes complex. The victim’s purse is still missing.

 

Victim's vehicle

 

 

 

Timothy Michael Evans, Fraud Arrest

On May 23, 2016, the Hendersonville Police Department received a complaint regarding a company known as Cattle Traxx. Timothy Michael Evans, the owner of the company, sold products to several people and did not deliver it. The investigation revealed that Timothy Michael Evans collected more than $123,000.00 for ear tags and gateways to 29 Cattle Ranchers and did not deliver on any of the product.  Timothy Michael Evans, 50 years of age, was arrested on January 13, 2017 on an 18 count indictment. The charges are: 14 counts of theft over $1,000.00, and 4 counts of theft over $10,000.00.

Evans is currently being held at the Sumner County Jail under a $10,000.00 bonds, awaiting his Criminal Court date of January 20, 2017 at 9:00 am.  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.

 

Timothy Michael Evans