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21-year-old Matthew Brecht face multiple charges after police say he fled from them after they observed him traveling at 50 mph in a 35 mphz in his silver Dodge Ram truck late Friday night in Goodlettsville. Officers stopped the pursuit, per policy, but knew the vehicle and where the driver lived. Officers arrived at the location to find the truck parked but still warm to the touch. Brecht’s cell phone and a half-empty bottle of vodka were vidisble in the vehicle’s driver’s seat. Brecht eventually came out of the house and was taken into custody.
Matthew Brecht of Fannin Dr in Goodlettsville, TN, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on February 25th, charged with driving under the influence, evading arrest in a motor vehicle, and open container. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $27,500.