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Three Men Charged After Attempted Robbery In Victim's Yard

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Three men were arrested after police said they attempted to rob a man in his own front yard.

The victim told police he was in his yard on Cephas Street when three men walked up to him and asked to use his phone.

When he said he didn't have his phone on him, he pulled out a gun, according to a court affidavit.

Police said they demanded his money, but the victim said no and headed indoors.

Another gun was pulled, but the victim got away. The three men took off running.

Police officers searched for the men found them a few blocks away at a home on Delta Avenue.

The victim recognized the three men and the two guns they used when trying to rob him. All three admitted they tried to rob the victim. Police said the guns were BB guns.

Carl Howse, James, Newsome, and Anthony Breadfoot were taken into custody, and charged with attempted aggravated robbery. Bonds were set at $25,000.

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