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Police say 19-year-old Ahmed Bader was involved in an automobile crash in Antioch, and instead of stopping to exchange information, he drove his black Infiniti into the parking lot of the Knights Inn and hid two pounds of marijuana and a pistol behind a conex box. He then drove to the Target parking lot and got into the passenger side of another vehicle, which drove away. Unmarked cars were able to follow the silver Chrysler to Craftwood Drive, where he was taken into custody. $500 in cash was recovered from his wallet in small bill denominations.
Ahmed Bader of Prospect Street in Nashville, TN, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on March 14, charged with leaving the scene of an accident, tampering with evidence, felony drug possession, and illegal weapon possession. He is free on a $14,000 bond.