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18-year-old Desiree Ivey is free on pre-trial release after Metro Nashville Police stopped a vehicle she was in with Austin Watts, which was observed by undercover detectives at it was involved in a drug transaction at a West Nashville Thornton’s. Though Austin claimed his one-ounce baggie of marijuana from the vehicle, a search of the Tahoe revealed 14 Xanax bars in a blue purse located in Ivey’s seat, along with $140 in cash. She claimed the purse and drugs belonged to her Aunt.
Desiree N. Ivey of Ransom Village Way in Nashville, TN, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on September 16th, charged with possession with intent to sell a schedule IV drug and possession or casual exchange. A judicial commissioner set her bond at $7,500, and the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office gave her pre-trial release from their facility.