Bell Meade Officer Arrested On Theft Charge

Posted at 10:10 PM, Oct 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-06 23:10:25-04

 A Belle Meade Police officer was fired from the job after he was arrested and charged for allegedly stealing prescription pills from a family member.

Officer Donald Lawnman, 42, was fired Friday. He was charged with a misdemeanor theft charge.

The victim reported seeing Lawnman take pills from the prescription medication bottle.

He had been working with the department since February of this year.