Three suspects wanted in shooting on Stewarts Ferry Pike

Posted at 5:50 PM, Oct 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-25 18:50:31-04

HERMITAGE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro police are searching for two men and a woman involved in the shooting in a Waffle House parking lot on Stewarts Ferry Pike.

Police said the incident was a drug-related robbery.

On Wednesday just before noon, a 19-year-old was shot outside the restaurant. Police said surveillance video shows the victim and another woman sitting in a vehicle when a woman driving a dark blue Volkswagen Beetle stopped behind them, blocking them in.

Two men got out of the Volkswagen. One of the suspects took cash and a gun from the victim. Police said when the victim got out of his vehicle, the second man shot him.

The 19-year-old is still in the hospital recovering from the his injuries.

The two men ran back into the Volkswagen and the woman drove away from the scene.

If you recognize these suspects or the Volkswagen pictured, contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.