Woman Carjacked At Knifepoint In South Nashville

Posted at 5:43 AM, Aug 27, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-08 04:35:35-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A woman was assaulted and threatened with a knife by a suspect during an early morning carjacking in south Nashville.

The incident was reported around 4:30 a.m. Thursday, behind a Mapco gas station on Murfreesboro Pike.

Officials with Metro police said the suspect threatened the woman with a knife and then struck her in the face.

At that point, he took off in her 2006-model Dodge Ram.

The victim was taken to an area hospital, but her injuries were not serious.

Police have not yet released a description of the suspects. No other details were known.

Anyone with information was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.