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32-year-old James Baker was arrested for being belligerent with officers after an argument with his girlfriend in downtown Nashville. On Mar 5th, officers tried to de-escalate an argument between Baker and his girlfriend at 1st & Broadway. Baker then became irate and belligerent and started yelling at officers. He was unsteady on his feet, and officers could smell alcohol coming from his breath. Due to Baker’s behavior with his girlfriend and visibly intoxicated state, he was transported to booking and charged with public intoxication.
James Baker was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on Mach 5, charged with public intoxication. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $100.