Man Hit In Face By Robbers At His Home

Posted at 4:28 PM, May 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-20 17:28:06-04

A man was injured when two people forced their way into his Nashville home and tried to rob him.

Officials with the Metro Nashville Police Department said the crime happened in the 400 block of East Thompson Lane around 10:30 p.m. Saturday.

A man was inside his home when two people reportedly started banging on the back door.

The suspects hit the man in the face, tried to take money, and ran away.

The man's injuries were minor. Authorities said the investigation remained ongoing.