Downtown Nashville’s ‘Silver Man’ arrested for sexual battery

John Casey
John Casey

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man known to many for wearing silver makeup and clothing while seeking donations in downtown Nashville has been charged with sexual battery.

John Casey, 43, is accused of inappropriately touching a 35-year-old woman who works at a boot store Friday night.

It happened as the victim was on a step ladder outside the front of the store.

Metro police said she contacted authorities who then issued an arrest warrant.

Casey was taken into custody on Broadway Saturday afternoon and booked into the Metro jail.

He’s being held in lieu of a $10,000 bond.

Anyone familiar with similar circumstances involving Casey is asked to contact the police department’s Sex Crimes Unit at 615-862-7540.

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