2 wanted after Metro PCS store robbed in East Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Police are searching for two young men they say robbed a Metro PCS store in East Nashville late Sunday night.

The first suspect entered the Main Street business armed with handgun shortly before 6 p.m.

Police say as the clerk struggled with the gunman, a second suspect entered the store. They are accused of taking cash from the register and running away on foot.

The clerk was not injured.

The gunman is a black man who is approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds. He wore eye glasses, a short-sleeved black and yellow hooded shirt, blue jeans and black tennis shoes.

The second suspect is a black man with dreadlocks who is approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs approximately 170 pounds. He wore a grey and black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, and black and white tennis shoes.

Anyone who recognizes the suspects from the attached surveillance photos is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.

Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.News 2 is committed to tracking crime across Middle Tennessee. Visit wkrn.com/crimetracker for the latest in your area.

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