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Food Truck Worker Fights Back Against Would-Be Robber

Posted at 7:52 AM, Nov 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-11 09:28:04-05

A man working at a food truck was able to fight back against a would-be armed robber.

According to an affidavit from Metro Nashville Police, Romero Wright was trying to rob a taco truck on Murfreesboro Pike in south Nashville Thursday night at gunpoint.

The cashier was able to get the gun away from him and fired a shot.

Wright ran off and was arrested in a Waffle House parking lot nearby.

He was taken into custody and faces a number of charges.