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3 Teens Arrested In E. Nashville Carjacking, Chase

Posted at 10:24 PM, Feb 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-15 23:33:40-05

Hours after Metro Police Department officials announced the creation of a new task force to find teens involved in violent crimes, officer arrested three juveniles involved in an East Nashville carjacking.

It happened Thursday night. Officers said they carjacked a vehicle but were caught during a police chase when the stolen car hit another vehicle at South 6th Street and Fatherland Street.

MNPD Aviation, Canine and officers from several other components involved, creating a large police presence in the area.

West Precinct officers spotted the vehicle after they allegedly tried to carjack a second vehicle on Charlotte Pike.