Police seek suspects in robbery at auto sales business

Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 5:22pm
Staff reports

Metro Police Department officials said Wednesday that Hermitage Precinct detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man and woman who robbed Bill’s Auto Sales at 2819 Lebanon Pike on Oct. 25.

Police said the woman distracted the victim just before the man forced his way into the business at 5 p.m. He allegedly struck the victim in the head with a handgun and stole the victim’s wallet and cash from the business.

The woman, described as white, in her late 20s and with highlighted shoulder-length brown hair, used the victim’s credit card at a Trinity Lane business. The man is black, approximately 5-foot-3 and with a stocky build.

Anyone who has information regarding the robbery should contact Hermitage Precinct detectives at 862-6993 or Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.

Citizens can also send an electronic tip to Crime Stoppers by texting the word “CASH” along with their message to 274637 (CRIMES) or online at www.nashvillecrimestoppers.com

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