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Nashville detectives on Thursday executed a narcotics-related search warrant at the residence of Nicole Madden (of Renee’s Cakes), 29, at 6625 Charlotte Pike, which resulted in the seizure of 58 marijuana plants, 42 grams of cocaine, three rifles, four handguns, hundreds of rounds of ammunition, and $4,050 cash. Madden is charged with manufacturing marijuana, possession with intent to sell cocaine, and gun possession during the commission of a felony. She is jailed on a $55,000 bond. Detectives had been working to locate convicted felon (robbery) Edwin Santiago Jr., 42, when they saw him leaving Madden’s residence. Santiago was arrested on an outstanding federal gun charge stemming from his September 2021 arrest by MNPD detectives on a firearms charge.
Nicole Madden was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on September 1st, charged with felony possession of cocaine, felony possession of marijuana, and felon in possession of a firearm. A judicial commissioner set her bond at $55,000.
Edwin J. Santiago was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on September 1st and is being detained on federal warrants.