Natalie Neysa Alund, The Tennessean

Natalie Neysa Alund

The Tennessean

Nashville, TN, United States

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Recent articles by Natalie:

Death investigation underway in East Nashville after body found in Cumberland River

Officers responded after 10 a.m. to the 3700 block of Moss Road Drive across the river from Opry Mills to search the area. → Read More

Two-year-old boy found shot in North Nashville, rushed to hospital

The child's mother reported the boy accidentally shot himself with his father's gun, which was left unattended inside the residence on Crowe Drive. → Read More

Nashville police: Wrong way driver crashes into semi on I-40, arrested on DUI charge

According to a Nashville police arrest affidavit, Kristen Ashley had driven her vehicle the wrong way on the interstate and crashed into the semi. → Read More

Cheatham deputies, TBI investigate woman's 'tragic death' on Valley View Road

As of Monday morning, little details including the woman's identity and cause of death had been released, but the sheriff said the woman is elderly. → Read More

Man wearing ski mask targets West Nashville neighborhood's homes, vehicles

Multiple people have caught the man on their home surveillance cameras, neighbors in that area reported. → Read More

Nashville police: Suspect fires shots at car on Interstate 24 early Friday morning

According to police, the aggravated assault took place near the Bell Road exit. → Read More

U.S. Marshals arrest Nashville serial rape suspect in Wisconsin attic

A man suspected in a series of sexual assaults in Nashville was arrested Wednesday in Milwaukee while hiding in an attic, police confirmed. → Read More

Heat wave could bring record high temps to Nashville heading into the weekend

Caroline MacDonald, a meteorologist with the NWS in Nashville, said temperatures in the mid 90s are expected to start Thursday. → Read More

Human remains found in Coffee County, woman charged in case

The skeletal remains were discovered Tuesday about 6 p.m. on Murfreesboro Highway, said Manchester Police Department Assistant Chief Adam Floied. → Read More

Nashville police union, Mayor Briley's office spar over MNPD budget details

The Nashville police union put up billboards they say expose underhanded budget moves in the midst of the mayoral election. The mayor's office says nothing has changed. → Read More

Part of Broadway shut down due to fatal crash involving dump truck and pedestrian

According to Metro Nashville dispatcher, emergency crews have shut down the Interstate 40 west exit ramp to Broadway and a portion of Broadway near 13th Avenue North. → Read More

Metro police: Person dead following shooting in North Nashville

Officers responded about 1:30 a.m. to the intersection of 17th Avenue North and Cockrill Street for a report of a male who had been shot. → Read More

Wife of man fatally stabbed outside West Nashville home released from hospital

Leigh Ann Zirkle had been in critical condition at Vanderbilt University Medical Center's trauma unit after undergoing after multiple surgeries. → Read More

Autopsy results: Nashville police officer John Anderson died from multiple blunt force trauma injuries

Davidson County Medical Examiner Dr. Feng Li confirmed Tuesday that the autopsy showed Anderson did not die as a result of a fire that took place after his patrol cruiser burst into flames. → Read More

Nashville Police: Nude man caught streaking punches cop and gets maced

Matthew Sloan, 33, is charged with assault on an officer, resisting arrest, public indecency, disorderly conduct and public intoxication following the Monday night. → Read More

Endangered child alert issued for three young Maury County children

Analia Essex, Abigail Christian, and Michale Christian are believed to be with their non-custodial parents, Amanda Essex and Michale Darrel Christian. → Read More

4 children discharged from hospital, 1 in critical condition following Antioch apartment fire

Four children who were injured in the Sunday apartment fire at Hickory Lake Apartments have been released from the hospital and one is still in critical condition. → Read More

Nashville Fire Department EMT arrested on assault charges

Robert Cody Romero, 33, was arrested after Metro police officers responded to his Old Hickory Boulevard home near Percy Warner Park for a domestic disturbance on July 1. → Read More

Nashville-bound flight from Chicago diverted to Indianapolis

The reason for the diversion of American Airlines Flight 4234 was not immediately known. → Read More

Thousands turn out to funeral of John Anderson, police officer killed in line of duty

Nashville police officer John Anderson was killed in the line of duty in the early hours of July 4. On Monday, about 3,000 mourners turned out for his funeral. → Read More