Addition of ParkMobile app allows almost-free downtown parking — The city’s new nightmare

Thanks to the addition of the ParkMobile app to the existing parking meter infrastructure, and the fact that the two systems can’t communicate – you can park downtown in a metered space for as little as $2 for the entire day — and there’s nothing the city can do to stop it without removing either “1st-hour free parking” or getting rid of the ParkMobile app. Here’s how… and you never even have to leave your office, workplace, or downtown home, thanks to the app.

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Zachary Phillips charged after grabbing ex-wife’s arm in attempt to force a hug to happen

28-year-old Zachary Shawn Phillips was jailed this week on an outstanding warrant from May, charging him with the domestic assault of his ex-wife, Angela Austin. Angela allowed Phillips to come to her home to spend some time; however, a dispute erupted between the former lovers. She says she went out back to smoke a cigarette, and Phillips followed her and tried to force her to give him a hug. She says he grabbed her arm and twisted it and wouldn’t let go, so she bit him to break free of his grasp. He reportedly then hit her in the face, which left an injury as documented by officers, along with scratch marks from the struggle. Phillips fled to a relative’s house in Stewart County, and a warrant was issued for his arrest.

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Jacob Gregorek charged with marijuana possession & speeding in Clarksville

22-year-old Jacob Ryan Gregorek was pulled over for speeding 21 mph over the speed limit Saturday night and told the officer he had smoked earlier but had no marijuana or drugs in the car when the officer noted he could smell marijuana. He eventually consented to a search of his vehicle after multiple more denials that anything was inside the vehicle, and the officer located 17 grams of marijuana in the console. Gregorek explained he was from Virginia, where he says they’re allowed to have small personal amounts.

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Shawntre Brown booked on warrants after she walks away from attempted traffic stop

30-year-old Shawntre Devon Brown is charged with speeding, driving on a revoked license (for the second time), and driving with expired tags after officers observed her traveling 55 mph in a 35 mph zone in September. As she noticed an officer was behind her, she pulled into Whitney Drive and parked, and walked away down the street. The officer stayed with the vehicle, and a short time later, a man came to get the vehicle, who turned out to be her father. He confirmed her identity, and the warrants were issued for her arrest. She was booked on the outstanding warrants on September 29th.

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Zykerious Law charged with punching out window of baby mama’s vehicle

22-year-old Zykerious Law (AKA Zy Capone) is charged with vandalism after the mother of his children, LaMerian Sanders (AKA Dimplez), says he punched and broke out a window of her vehicle. She says she arrived home, and the two were in a verbal disagreement for about a half-hour before he smashed the window. Officers located Law as he was leaving the scene and took him into custody. He had a fresh scratch on his forearm, presumably from the window.

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Hailey Ennis charged in 4 a.m. DUI — blows double legal limit

20-year-old Hailey Nicole Ennis was having trouble keeping her Toyota Camry between the lines of Tiny Town Road just before 4 a.m. Saturday, as observed by Clarksville Police Officer Marcus Lax, who initiated a traffic stop. He reports Ennis reeked of alcohol and had re-glossy eyes. She performed poorly on field sobriety tests and later blew a 0.16% BAC on a breathalyzer.

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Ryan Smith causes ex-girlfriend to fall out of car while out on bond for prior assault on her

While out on bond for a prior aggravated domestic assault against the same victim, 25-year-old Ryan Malcolm Smith was arrested this week, once again charged with the aggravated domestic assault of his ex-girlfriend, Abby Gladden. Police were alerted to the situation at Tennova Hospital on September 29th after a witness observed a woman fall out of a moving vehicle. As people came to her rescue, she disclosed she was trying to get away from Ryan, who was driving the vehicle, and he wouldn’t let her out of the car as he would ‘gun it’ every time she attempted to open the door to flee. She was seen at the hospital for a possible broken arm. Police took Ryan into custody and say he admitted he was keeping her from exiting the car and that he “gassed it and she fell out onto her wrist.” He believed she had taken numbers from his phone and texted or called them to find out who they belonged to. [photos in story may be disturbing]

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Benjamin Wise charged with DUI after Sango crash

33-year-old Benjamin Michael Wise crashed his black Ford truck near Hwy 76 & Bradbury Road on September 30th and came to rest “well off the roadway,” according to first responders. Wise claimed he had simply not turned enough to negotiate the curb, but THP Trooper Ryder Adkins says he smelled alcohol coming from Wise, who would later perform poorly on field sobriety tests. Wise was transported for a blood draw and then booked into jail, charged with DUI.

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Soldier Albert Cook crashes at Waffle House after drinking at Electric Cowboy Friday night

-year-old Fort Campbell Soldier Albert Michael Cook says he was drinking at the Electric Cowboy Friday night before driving to the Waffle House a few hundred yards away and crashing his black truck into a white car parked in the parking lot. Officers arrived while Cook was inside the restaurant, as he says he was attempting to find the owner of the white vehicle. Cook was transported to Sango ER for a blood draw and charged with DUI.

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Alaisea Matavao charged with assault of ex-boyfriend; punches him in face while drunk

29-year-old Alaisea Antonina Matavao was jailed this week on an outstanding warrant charging her with domestic assault and interfering with an emergency call during a June incident with her ex-boyfriend, Ronald Campbell. Campbell told police Matavao had texted to ask if she could come over, and he agreed. While she was there he says she became intoxicated and overstayed her welcome, and he asked her to leave, to which she refused. As he was escorting her out of his home, he says she punched him in the face. As he grabbed his phone to call police, so things didn’t get out of hand or be misinterpreted, she took the phone from him. He then sat in his car until she left the property. Officers arrived after she had left and documented a “very swollen” eye where he had been punched with fresh bruising. A warrant was issued for her arrest.

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DUI: Soldier Alex Albino-Prutko crashes on way back home from “Nashville Party”

23-year-old Alex John Albino-Prutko crashed into another vehicle on I-24 with his friend Jaron Fraizer in the passenger seat. They were out of the vehicle when first responders arrived, and Alex walked an officer to the crashed vehicle, which had tags expired from June. Jaron explained they were coming back from a party in Nashville but wasn’t sure how the crash happened as he was asleep while Alex drove. Alex admitted to drinking prior to driving and performed poorly on field sobriety tests. Witnesses to the crash say he was speeding in the left lane when he rear-ended the other involved vehicle, causing the crash, which spun his vehicle out of control as it went off the roadway and impacted a tree.

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Fort Campbell Soldier Eric Gonzalez charged in assault of girlfriend… yet again

Just three months after the last aggravated domestic violence charge against 42-year-old Eric Gonzalez was dismissed with costs when the victim didn’t testify, Clarksville Police yet again responded to the Sikorsky Lane residence this week. The same victim, Allison Hansen, advised she and Gonzalez, who is her boyfriend of seven years, had a physical altercation during which he head-butted her and punched her in the face. Officers documented injuries, and as they were attempting to detain Gonzalez for questioning, he refused to be cuffed and grabbed the vest of a Clarksville police officer, and attempted to twist him around to evade being detained.

Additional officers arrived, and Gonzalez was taken into custody and charged with domestic assault and resisting arrest. In the prior incident, police found Hansen hiding in a closet on the lower level of the home after he had pointed a pistol at her head, upset that she was out later than he approved of.

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Deondra Easley attacks boyfriend with mop handle, ashtray, Hawaiian punch jug & more

20-year-old Deondra Easley threw everything but the kitchen sink at her boyfriend, Tyqwaine Hyde, in a midnight argument Monday. Officers arrived at the Peachers Mill residence, where the victim explained the two were arguing when she began to knock things off the countertops, and he asked her to leave the home. With no intentions of going anywhere, a video shows Easley then attacking her boyfriend with an aluminum mop handle, a gallon Hawaiian Punch jug, and a large glass ashtray. Officers documented injuries on the victim, and Easley stated she didn’t want to speak about the incident as she was being taken into custody.

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Evelyn Robinson chases her lover, Xxaiver Mallory, with knife after an argument

32-year-old Evelyn Roinitta Robinson is charged with aggravated domestic assault after witnesses say she was holding a large kitchen knife while following Xxaiver Mallory along a sidewalk after a domestic disturbance. Police initially responded to the Timberlake Drive apartment on Tuesday after the two were in an argument, and Xxaiver says Robinson prevented them from leaving the residence until they were eventually able to overpower her, at which time they were followed by Robinson, who was holding a knife, and was in fear of being stabbed.

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Brian Pringle charged with domestic assault after a morning hug and kiss reportedly goes wrong

In a written statement to police, Tambria Currie says her 32-year-old live-in boyfriend, Brian Pringle, grabbed her by the arms and forcefully pulled her into him, and unwantedly tried to kiss her. She says that when she attempted to pull away from the unwanted contact, he threw her to the ground. The statement came after police responded to the Nat Hoosier Lane residence at 6:28 a.m. Wednesday, in response to a 911 call where she says she was placed in fear of her safety. Pringle also provided a written statement in which he says the couple had an argument and he did, indeed, give her a hug and kiss as he was attempting to leave for work. Pringle is charged with domestic assault.

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Kiara Watts “bucked” at husband, stabbed the bed inches from his body

Joshua Wilson says he was lying in bed with his wife, 28-year-old Kiara Nicole Watts, when the two got into an argument, and she “bucked” at him. He says she left the bedroom and returned with a large kitchen knife and stabbed the bed just inches away from his body. Police arrived just before 1 a.m. Thursday and observed the puncture hole in the mattress and spoke to Watts, who denied stabbing anything. The knife was located in the bathroom near the bedroom.

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William Judkins & Tamesha Peterson both jailed during punching & kicking pettiness

27-year-old William Henry Judkins & 27-year-old Tamesha Lashea Peterson were both arrested for their roles in a domestic assault on one late Tuesday night. Police say Tamesha called to report she had been assaulted by her ex-boyfriend, Judkins, who had pushed her three times in an argument while he was visiting their children at her residence. It would turn out that she also assaulted him by kicking him in the buttocks and causing him to fall off her porch. She was charged with domestic assault, and he was charged with aggravated domestic assault and violating his bond conditions from a prior arrest.

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DUI: Alison Gibson, 30mph, and an open box of wine

45-year-old Alison Marie Gibson first caught the eye of police when she was driving just over 30 mph in a 45mph zone near Jackson Rd & Fort Campbell Blvd and not staying between the lines of her lane even at slow speeds. During a subsequent traffic stop, Officer Malone smelled alcohol coming from her breath, and she performed poorly on field sobriety tests. In the front near her was an open box of wine. She was transported to Tennova for a blood sample and booked on the charge of DUI.

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