Sylvan Park safety meeting planned after armed carjacking near Produce Place

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police are planning a community meeting with residents of the Sylvan Park neighborhood to address concerns about crime.

The meeting comes after an early morning armed carjacking in a man’s driveway.

It happened right next to the popular Produce Place shop on Murphy Road last Wednesday morning around 1 a.m.

Police say a 36-year-old man had just returned home when he got out of his car and was approached by two men with guns. They then took his car.

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The suspects are both described as black men between 18 and 20 years old.

One man is around 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs about 165 pounds. He was wearing a grey hoodie, black pants and a backpack.

The other is about six feet tall, 180 pounds. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, and a backpack.

Both men were reportedly carrying handguns. Anyone with information should call Nashville Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.

The community meeting for nearby neighbors is being held Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at the West Precinct on Charlotte Pike.