Solved: Burglary of a burned home

Steven Nichols (3)


On August 29, 2014 Officers of the Hendersonville Police Department responded to a burned home in regards to two men removing items from the house. Alert neighbors notified the police department about the activity and assisted in the identification of the suspects. The two people were later identified as:


Logan Christopher Kennedy (3)


Steven J. Nichols, 38 years of age from Hendersonville, bond set at $5,000.00

Logan Christopher Kennedy, 20 years of age from Hendersonville, bond set at $10,000.00


Both subjects were charged with burglary and theft over $500.00. Both subjects have been released awaiting their General Sessions Court date on September 24, 2014 at 9:00am.

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On Sunday 08-10-2014 at 9:00am the above pictured subject attempted to burglarize a Hendersonville dentist office.  The suspect was driving the pictured white/silver vehicle.  HPD needs your help identifying this burglar.  Detective Neal Harris        Case #: 14-005144

Arrest made on 08-15-14.  Any information relative to this suspect and any other criminal activity would be much appreciated.


Byrd Walker

On Monday, 07-21-14, at approximately 1:40 pm, Hendersonville Police Officer Scruggs witnessed a shoplifting at Target in Hendersonville.  Officer Scruggs attempted to stop two subjects who had just stolen a flat screen television.  The subjects fled towards Nashville in a blue Honda Accord.  The vehicle stopped near the intersection of Graycroft and Old Hickory Blvd in Nashville.  The passenger fled on foot and the driver surrendered to police.  Metro Nashville Police Department assisted in the arrest of the driver and the location and arrest of the passenger.  The driver was identified as Kevin Byrd, age 35, of Nashville.  The passenger was identified as Steven Walker, age 48, of Nashville.  Each has an extensive arrest history in Nashville.  Walker was found to have active arrest warrants out of Franklin and Smyrna for Violation of Probation, Theft and Criminal Trespass.  Walker was also wanted by Metro Nashville for FTA, 8 counts Failure to be Booked, Probation Violation, Theft over $500, and Theft under $500.  Each is in custody in the Sumner County Jail pending a General Sessions Court date.

Byrd is charged with Evading Arrest, Driving on a Revoked License, Reckless Endangerment, Theft under $500, and Resisting Stop, Halt and Frisk.

Walker is charged with Simple Possession Sch II, Simple Possession Sch VI, Theft under $500, Resisting Stop, Halt and Frisk.

Contact: Det. Neal Harris, 615-264-5303

SOLVED: HPD needs your help identifying one burglary suspect and locating another

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The two security camera images above are of an unidentified black male responsible for a burglary at a Hendersonville Daily’s gas station on 09-05-2013.  The booking photo above is of 62 year old Berben Walker.  Walker was located and arrested on 09-05-2013 in relation to this same burglary.  Walker provided false identifying information to investigating officers and was released from jail prior to his true identity being known.  There are now active warrants for the arrest of Berben Walker for criminal impersonation, forgery, and fugitive from justice.  The unidentified male and Berben Walker are accomplices in at least two of these incidents which occurred in Hendersonville and Clarksville, Tennessee.  Information is needed to identify the unidentified suspect and on the location of wanted person Berben Walker.

Detective Steve Malach                   Case #: 13-006015