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31-year-old Anthony Chappell was arrested this past Sunday morning by petty Metro Nashville Police Officer Cory Fetner after staff at the JW Marriott Hotel in downtown Nashville reported he was smoking marijuana on the 27th floor of the hotel. Police were flagged down by staff after Chappell refused to leave. Chappell, who has no priors in Nashville, was taken into physical custody and charged with criminal trespass and possession of one-half gram of marijuana.
Anthony Chappell was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on December 11th, charged with possession or casual exchange and criminal trespass. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $1,000, and the Davidson County Sheriff’s Department gave him pre-trial release from their facility.