James McGee found drunk, unresponsive on State Property

James McGee found drunk, unresponsive on State Property

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45-year-old James McGee was found unresponsive in the Legislative Garage on State Property on the afternoon of May 12th. The building staff found McGee, called the ambulance and transported him to Centennial Hospital. McGee had a black bag that contained a loaded firearm and an alcoholic beverage. Pictures on the security camera show him drinking alcohol with the black bag on his cleaning machine. He was taken into custody for having a weapon at a posted meeting and being in possession of a firearm while under the influence.

James McGee (MNPD)
James McGee (MNPD)

James McGee of John Street in Nashville, TN, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on December 4th, charged with weapon at posted meeting and weapon possession while under the influence. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $1,000, and the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office gave him pre-trial release from their facility.

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