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Police: Man Shot During Robbery Outside Convenience Store

Police: Man Shot During Robbery Outside Convenience Store

By Tiffany Johnson. CREATED Aug 19, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A man told police he was shot during a robbery outside a convenience store in north Nashville overnight.

Metropolitan Nashville Police said the victim reported leaving a convenience store along Clarksville Pike at Fairview Drive around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday.

He told police he was approached by two men with guns who stole his wallet and money. The suspects then shot him in the leg once before fleeing on foot, according to police.

The victim took himself to Centennial Medical Center for treatment. His injuries were not considered life-threatening, police said. A name was not released.

Officers searched the nearby area, but were unable to locate a crime scene.

The investigation was ongoing.

Anyone with information was asked to call Crime Stoppers at (615)74-CRIME.