MT. JULIET, Tenn. (WKRN) – Mt. Juliet neighbors called police after a house party got out of hand. It happened in the Belinda City area of Mt. Juliet.
Neighbor Brad Taylor told News 2 on New Year’s Eve he was sound asleep in his Mt. Juliet home when he woke up to the sound of screaming.
He went outside to find out what was going on.
“They were running all across the yard. Yeah, it was crazy,” said Taylor.
Neighbors told News 2 it was New Year’s party that got out of control. Police were called to the scene.
When officers arrived, they saw a man named Dustin Reese.
He ran back into the house and officers followed him inside the home.
Police arrested Reese and found marijuana in his pocket and also found cocaine in the house.
Five teenagers were cited for underage drinking.
Neighbors told News 2 they are grateful police handled the situation.
“I have to say this about our Mt. Juliet Police department, they are the best. They are the best. So if you want to do crime, don’t come to Mt. Juliet. Because they don’t stop until they get you,” said neighbor Brenda Bradley.