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La Vergne Police Department

Posted on: January 3, 2020

[ARCHIVED] La Vergne officers search for armed car robbery suspects

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UPDATE (10:35 a.m.)

Three teenagers are under arrest after leading police on brief chase in a stolen vehicle before colliding into another vehicle and fleeing on foot.

Officers located a vehicle around 9:30 a.m. on East Nir Shriebmen. The driver led police on a brief chase before crashing into another vehicle at the intersection of East Nir Shriebmen and Murfreesboro Road. The three occupants fled the vehicle on foot. All three were quickly taken into custody.

There were minor injuries to the three occupants in the vehicle that was hit. No other injuries were reported.

The grey Honda Pilot was reported stolen at 8:15 a.m. on Bill Stewart Boulevard after the driver saw two male suspect in her car that she had started before returning inside.


ORIGINAL POST (9:00 a.m.) 

Officers are looking for two teenagers who stole a car at gunpoint this morning.

The victim went out to start her car this morning on Bill Stewart Boulevard and noticed two teenagers acting suspiciously before going back inside. When she came back outside around 8:15 a.m. the suspects were in her car. She ran to the car window to try and get them to exit the vehicle when one of them produced a handgun and pointed it at her. They fled the scene in her grey Honda Pilot.

The teenagers were described as being 14 or 15 years old and between 5’7 and 5’9. La Vergne Police have issued a BOLO to Metro Nashville Police and other surrounding areas. Anyone with information is asked to call La Vergne Police at 615-793-7744 or Rutherford County Crime Stoppers at 615-893-STOP (7867).

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