See below. These crimes all happened last night (2/14) between 7 - 9 p.m., within a few miles of each other. Each involved multiple suspects, possibly traveling in stolen vehicles. Please exercise extreme caution if walking in the early evening hours, even in what might be considered “safe” areas. Call the police at 615-862-8600 if you see anything suspicious. _______________ Metro Police are investigating after a man was shot near the Green Hills Branch of the Nashville Public Library. Police responded to several calls just after 7 p.m. Wednesday saying a man had been shot. The victim was found with a life-threatening gunshot wound to his stomach. Witnesses told police they heard several gunshots and saw a maroon Jeep Cherokee with three male black suspects inside leave the parking lot at a high rate of speed. The victim told police that the suspects jumped out of the Jeep and a bullet struck him. It is unclear whether the man was inside the library at the time of the shooting. _______________ Wednesday February 14, 2018, at 8:18 PM, Metro Nashville Police and Vanderbilt University Police responded to a report of an aggravated robbery at 18th Avenue South and Horton Ave. The victim stated that the two males approached him displaying handguns and pushed him to the ground, demanding his wallet and valuables. The suspects were last reported fleeing south bound away from campus. Police have a limited description of the suspects – reported as two black males wearing dark hoodies. _______________ Metro Police confirm a Green Hills salon employee was assaulted and robbed on Wednesday night around 9 p.m. The woman was taking out the trash at Salon YaYa on Crestmoor Road when a male black suspect approached her and demanded that she gives him her purse. The victim refused, and the man struck her in the face with his handgun. The suspect was seen leaving the area in a newer model Gold Ford Taurus with at least one other occupant in the vehicle.
The attack happened just before 8:20 p.m. Wednesday on 18th Avenue South at Horton Avenue.