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2 Arrested After Robbing Man At Knifepoint Downtown

2 Arrested After Robbing Man At Knifepoint Downtown

CREATED Feb 24, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Two men were arrested after allegedly robbing a man at knifepoint overnight.

Metro Police said the two men approached the victim near Broadway and 3rd Avenue South, and demanded money. The victim complied and they fled the scene.

The victim followed the two men and called police. One of the men was taken into custody without incident. 

A cab driver saw the other man jump a fence and flagged down police. Police used K-9s to search for the man near 3rd Avenue South and Peabody Street around 1 a.m.

A K-9 unit found him hiding at a nearby construction site. He was taken to the hospital.

The robbers' identities and charges were not immediately released.