Security guard fires shots during break-in at RiverGate store

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police are searching for two people after the CarTronics in RiverGate was broken into early Thursday morning.

It happened around 2:30 a.m. at the location on Gallatin Pike North near Myatt Drive.

Metro police detectives told News 2 the suspects were seen putting items from the store into a white cargo van.

A security guard spotted the suspects and confronted them. During the confrontation, the security guard told police the van backed toward him at a high rate of speed so he fired his weapon.

The van was last seen driving toward RiverGate mall. The security guard was not injured.

No suspect description was immediately released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 615-74-CRIME.