Shot fired at Nashville home during attempted robbery

Ireland Street attempted robbery

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A shot was fired early Monday morning during an altercation between a northwest Nashville resident and a would-be robber.

Ireland Street attempted robbery
At least one shot was fired during the struggle, according to police.

It happened in the 1300 block Ireland Street around 1:30 a.m.

Police at the scene told News 2 that the suspect and the resident had been in talks over some kind of deal, but that the suspect had arrived intending to rob the resident.

Officers believed the two struggled over a gun, and at least one shot was fired.

That resident was not injured, according to police, and the suspect ran away.

A suspect description wasn’t immediately available.

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