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Freeze Warning, Cumberland Plateau Advisory

Winter-like conditions will be possible for middle Tennessee this weekend. A freeze warning is in effect for Friday and Saturday night. Temperatures will drop to around the freezing mark in Nashville and upper 20s outside the metro area. Saturday night will be even colder with temperatures dropping as low as the mid-20s outside the metro. Breezy NW winds will add to the chill. In addition to the cold, rain showers along the Cumberland Plateau will change over to light snow overnight.

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Officers Assaulted by Large Man at W. Nashville Wal Mart

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Two officers are thrown trying to make an arrest at a west Nashville Wal Mart.

Metro police say they had to deploy a Taser on 22-year-old Richard Ezidinma, who is 6'9" and 280 lbs., after he threw them into an ice machine and a stack of boxes at the store on the 7000 block of Charlotte Pike on Sunday as they were trying to take him into custody. They were responding to a domestic assault, where witnesses say they feared for a woman he was chasing around a shopping cart.

Ezidinma says he just took a pair of shorts from his girlfriend's hands because they were too short and he didn't want her buying them, according to the police report.

One officer received cuts to his face, as a result of the incident.


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