Suspect Shot During Alleged Attempted Robbery

Posted at 9:30 PM, Dec 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-10 23:29:32-05

A suspect in an alleged attempted robbery was reportedly shot by the victim.

Authorities responded to the shooting at the Extended Stay Hotel in the 2500 block of Elm Hill Pike on Sunday.

A preliminary investigation showed the suspect pulled out a gun to rob the victim, but the victim then grabbed his gun and fired multiple rounds.

The suspect was shot and taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with critical injuries.

Police confirmed weapons were recovered from both the suspect and the victim.

Detectives said the investigation remained ongoing.