Don’t smoke weed at a pool party where there’s an off-duty cop

Michel Javon McFarland is free on a $1,000 bond after police chased him on foot into a ditch after an off-duty officer said he jumped a fence and ran after being accused of smoking marijuana at a pool party.

Mt. Juliet man charged with handgun possession while driving under the influence / DUI

45-year-old Chadwick Dindo, a licensed gun carry permit holder, was found to be in possession of a Glock handgun while officers say he was driving under the influence in Mt. Juliet early Saturday morning.

Former THP Trooper found lying in parking lot of Mexican restaurant, too drunk to care for himself.

Mt. Juliet Police took Michael Dunn into custody just before 11 p.m. on August 18th, after he was found lying outside a local Mexican restaurant, half in the grass, half in the parking lot, unable to care for himself with no ride home.

18-year-old found residing in attic space above 14-year-old’s closet, coming down at night

ARRESTED: Mt. Juliet police physically removed 18-year-old Matthew Casto from an attic space he had been living in, which connected to a 14-year-old’s bedroom via a door in her closet. Police say he would only come down at night when she secured her door and had lived there for a period of time.

475+ pounds of cocaine delivered to Mt. Juliet business

Detectives were notified by a business in Mt Juliet that suspicious packages had arrived with no labels. When the detectives arrived, indications of cocaine were present in the packages. A search warrant was obtained to search the boxes and detectives located 216 kilograms of powder cocaine.

Dear Kendell Burton: You’re old enough to know better

31-year-old Kendell Burton was arrested walking out the door of a Mt. Juliet Kroger Monday, after police say she was observed using the self-checkout to bag and steal items she didn’t pay for.

It took 3 MJPD Officers to get this 63-year-old into custody after she dared them “take me to jail”.

63-year-old Cardelia Bender cut off another vehicle when she made an illegal turn, nearly causing a collision. When MJPD tried to issue her a citation, she refused to sign, and dared them to take her to jail. It took 3 officers to get the the 63-year-old citizen in the back of a patrol car, but they called her bluff.

Woman charged with public intox after fighting with her girlfriend on side of I-40

50-year-old Chrystal Baird was on the side of the interstate, involved in what MJPD described as a ‘heated argument’ with her girlfriend before being arrested and charged with public intoxication on Thursday.

That’s not how self-checkout works. Rhonda Sands, arrested.

49-year-old Rhonda M. Sands, of Beckwith Road in Mt. Juliet, thought she could outsmart the self-checkout at the Mt. Juliet Walmart. She got a surprise when she was detained by loss prevention staff who had been watching her every move.