NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Police have asked the public’s help in locating a suspect accused of carjacking a man in a Kroger parking lot before running away and stealing another vehicle.
The incident happened at 5:30 p.m. Friday at the store located on Gallatin Pike.
Metro police said a man was loading groceries onto his motorcycle when a suspect, identified as 28-year-old Zachary Wayne Turner, approached him, lifted his shirt to show a gun in his waistband and demanded his keys.
As the suspect was trying to ride away, a Kroger security guard confronted him, which caused him to crash. Police said he ran away and later stole a blue 2006 Ford F-150 pickup truck with Tennessee tag CP51232 from a nearby residence. The truck has not been recovered.
Police said Turner has sleeve tattoos on both arms and has a Juggalo (Insane Clown Posse) tattoo on his left bicep and a tattoo under his left eye. He’s 6’1” tall with a thin build.
Anyone who knows his whereabouts was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.