Teen Charged In East Nashville Armed Robbery

Posted at 8:00 AM, Feb 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-19 09:00:17-05

An 18-year-old has been charged in connection with a violent armed robbery in east Nashville.

The incident happened on Woodland Street back in early January. 

Officials with Metro Nashville Police said Laquinn Morton and two other teens robbed a man and woman at gunpoint.

The other suspects have already been arrested.

The robbery happened in a popular area of town near Mad Donna's and Lipstick Lounge.

Morton was charged with two counts of aggravated robbery. His photo was not yet available.