ANTIOCH, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police raided and padlocked an Antioch after-hours nightclub early Saturday morning.
It happened at La Parranda, located in the 2000 block of Antioch Pike, around 5:15 a.m.
The department said the nightclub was padlocked for being a public nuisance. The club reportedly sold alcohol without a permit and distributed cocaine.
Police said they have been called to the business 67 times from January to April on reports violence and drug distribution.
At least six people were were arrested during the raid and $3,792 in cash was seized.
The order prohibits the owners or anyone else from entering the premises until a hearing can be held on May 11.
Metro police say their investigation revealed his friend, 25-year-old Jesus Reyes-Pablo, had gotten out of the car and fired shots into the air.
Club security guards responded, and detectives believe at least some of them fired their weapons in Reyes-Pablo’s direction.
Reyes-Pablo was arrested on a charge of felony reckless endangerment.