NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – An armed carjacking suspect was arrested south of downtown Nashville early Sunday morning.
The carjacking happened in the 4300 block of Albion Street around 2 a.m.
Metro police told News 2 the victim was visiting a relative when the suspect got into his car, pointed a gun at him, and demanded he hand over his property and his car.
The victim was uninjured.
A short time later, the car was spotted by a Metro officer near University Court in the J.C. Napier Homes.
Metro police reported the suspect abandoned the vehicle and attempted to flee on foot but was taken into custody after a brief chase.
The suspect, whose identity was not immediately released, is expected to be charged with carjacking.
No additional information was immediately released.
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