Gleaves

On July 6, Hendersonville police came into contact with a Gray Chevrolet Equinox that almost collided with a patrol vehicle. 

Police attempted to stop it but it fled the area, colliding with another vehicle before wrecking at the dead end of Centerpoint South. 

Five juveniles and one adult were taken into custody.  The adult was identified as 18-year-old Gary Gleaves out of Clarksville. One of the juveniles was also a resident of Clarksville and the rest were all Nashville residents.  A loaded weapon and ammunition was located in the vehicle and on the juvenile driver during a search of the vehicle and its occupants.

Shortly following the incident it was learned that the vehicle had been taken during a carjacking that occurred around 11 pm on July 5, from 927 Gallatin Ave. in Nashville.  Hendersonville Police notified Metro Nashville Police Department who participated in the remainder of the investigation.

Charges for the occupants are:

*Gary Gleaves – possession of stolen property.

*17-year-old driver – possession of stolen property, possession of a weapon, evading arrest, reckless endangerment, reckless driving, leaving the scene of an accident, vandalism, and curfew.

*17-year old passenger – possession of stolen property, possession of a weapon and curfew.

*17-year-old passenger – possession of stolen property and curfew.

*16-year-old passenger – possession of stolen property and curfew.

*16-year-old passenger – possession of stolen property and curfew.

Metro Nashville Police Department will be continuing their investigation and seeking charges as appropriate.

The juveniles were remanded to the custody of Sumner County Detention and the adult was transported to Sumner County Jail. 

Police would ask that anyone with information on this case please call and report that information to Detective Malach with the Hendersonville Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division at 615 264-5303 or the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615 573-5400.  Tips may also be submitted using the P3 Tips Mobile Application.

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