21-year-old unable to care for herself: Downtown Nashville wins another round — Jordan Wharton

21-year-old unable to care for herself: Downtown Nashville wins another round — Jordan Wharton

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21-year-old Jordan Wharton was found in downtown Nashville walking out into traffic, extremely intoxicated, and unable to care for herself, according to Metro Police. They attempted to get her medical attention as she had also reportedly fallen, but she refused all offers for assistance. She was unable to walk or stand, so could not be left alone for her own safety. She was transported to booking, where she was charged with public intoxication.

COMPLAINT:
2021-0572557
ARREST WARRANT / AFFIDAVIT:
POLICE RESPONDED TO PEABODY AND 7TH AVE S. FOR A REPORT OF AN INTOXICATED PERSON WALKING OUT INTO TRAFFIC. UPON POLICE ARRIVAL, POLICE OBSERVED THE DEFENDANT’S INTOXICATED STATE. POLICE WERE ADVISED THAT PRIOR TO THEIR ARRIVAL THE DEFENDANT HAD FALLEN AND HIT HER HEAD ON A CONCRETE WALL.

NFD WAS CALLED TO THE SCENE FOR THE DEFENDANT TO BE MEDICALLY EVALUATED. THE DEFENDANT REFUSED ALL MEDICAL ATTENTION. IT SHOULD BE NOTED THAT POLICE OBSERVED THE DEFENDANT NOT BEING ABLE TO WALK OR STAND WITHOUT ASSISTANCE. THE DEFENDANT HAD SLURRED AND INCOHERENT SPEECH.

IT WAS DETERMINED BY POLICE, ON SCENE, THAT IF LEFT TO HER OWN ACCORD SHE WAS A DANGER TO HERSELF AND POSED A POTENTIAL RISK OF WALKING OUT INTO TRAFFIC. FOR THESE REASONS, SHE WAS PLACED UNDER CUSTODIAL ARREST FOR PUBLIC INTOXICATION.

PROSECUTOR:
ZACHARY J MAXA
SIGNED BY COMMISSIONER / JUDGE:
STEVE HOLZAPFEL
VICTIM:
SOCIETY
Jordan Wharton (MNPD)
Jordan Wharton (MNPD)
CASE CHARGE BOND
GS955570 PUBLIC INTOXICATION 100

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DEFENDANT: WHARTON, JORDAN LORENA
AKA(s): JORDAN WHARTON
JORDAN LORENA WHARTON
ADDRESS:
JMS ID: 966111
CONTROL ID: 604879
SEX: F
RACE: WHITE
DOB: 05/31/2000 (21)
ADMITTED: 11/05/2021
RELEASED: 11/05/2021
BOND VIA:

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